DIECK, JAMES R.; of Waterford; went to be with the Lord October 7, 2014; at 72 years of age. Loving and devoted husband of Carole for 50 years; beloved father of David (Cindy) Dieck, the late Julie Dieck and Christopher (DoReean) Dieck; dear grandfather of Lindsey, Christine and Nathan; brother of Donald (the late Mary Lou) Dieck. Preceded in death by his parents, Otto and Lucille. Jim retired from Waterford Schools in 1994 after 30 years of service. He was a devoted husband, father and grandfather and a true servant of good works in serving his community, his church and his family. A big advocate of early childhood education, Jim founded Bucket of Love and The Giving Tree programs in Waterford. A Memorial Service will be held Monday, October 13, 2014 at 11 a.m. at Williams Lake Church of the Nazarene, 2840 Airport Rd., Waterford. Family will receive friends at church 10 a.m. until time of service. Memorials may be made to ; . Arrangements entrusted to COATS FUNERAL HOME-WATERFORD. To send a condolence visit www.CoatsFuneralHome.com/ObituariesPublished in Daily Tribune on Oct. 12, 2014+Read More Share Listen to Obituary Remember Share a message, photo, or video below View all messages 14 "Just read of his passing in the OU alumni magazine. He was..."- Melissa Kolasinski"Mr. Dieck will be greatly missed by so many people in..."- Joy Wilfong Duff"I send my condolences to Carole and your family. Jim and I..."- Dennis Parle"Loved our principal at Burt Elementary! Mr.Dieck was caring..."- Debi Armstrong was Strong is school"I had the honor of working with Jim at Mott H.S. He was a..." Add a memory or condolence to the guest book Add Message Please add or record a video for the family of James Dieck Add a video + Please add a photo and share in the life story for James Dieck Add a photo + http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/dailytribune/obituary.aspx?n=james-r-dieck&pid=172738227&fhid=5753