Ralph Dietz, 70, of Boston, Mass., formerly of Simsbury, Conn. and Springfield,died Sept. 7. He was the husband of Shelley (Greenberg) Dietz. Born in Niagra Falls, N.Y., he was the son of the late Russell and Mildred Diez. He graduated from Oswego State and Westfield State University with a master’s in Education. He worked for Eastman Kodak and Danka, and taught in the Windsor and Springfield Mass. school systems. In addition to his wife, he is survived by his children, Ryan, Ross (Veronica), and Brett (Tara); two grandchildren, Ronan and Greyson; and two sisters, Nancy Orsi and Margaret Diez. He was predeceased by a sister, Sarah Lockhart.
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