ROBERT JOSEPH DIENER, 57, of Mattoon, IL passed away at 10:01 A.M. on Saturday, March 14, 2015 at his residence.
Visitation will be held from 5:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. on Monday, March 16, 2015 at the Edwards Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 A.M. on Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at the Arthur Mennonite Church, 710 E. Park St. in Arthur, IL. Rev. Robert Clark will officiate. Burial will be in the Arthur Cemetery.
Robert was born on February 24, 1958 in Tuscola, IL. He was a son of Joe and Elizabeth (Bontrager) Diener.
He is survived by his son, Clinton Joseph Diener of Carthage, MO; his parents, Joe and Elizabeth Diener of Cooks Mills, IL; three brothers, Larry Diener and his wife Kathryn of Casey, IL, Richard Diener of Metamora, IL and Donald Diener and his wife Carol of Cooks Mills, IL; nieces and nephews, Kristal Durr of Washington, IL, Matt Leevy of Granger, IN, Justin Diener of Schaumburg, IL, Joseph Diener of Cooks Mills, IL and Kathryn Diener of Cooks Mills, IL.
Robert had been a diesel mechanic for several years.