Carl N. Dieringer, husband of Melanie E. Hawcutt Dieringer of Wilton, died at CT Hospice in Branford on Sept. 24, 2012. He was 73.

Mr. Dieringer was born March 30, 1939 in Napoleon, Ohio, and was a son of the late Clarence and Genevieve Hagler Dieringer.

Survivors in addition to his wife include a son, Matthew L. Dieringer and fiancée Megan A. Smith of Woodstock, Conn.; a daughter, Morgen N. Ames and her husband Dale D. Ames of Exeter, N.H.; a sister, Priscilla Garbers of Napoleon, Ohio; a granddaughter, Celine G. Ames; and many nieces and nephews.

Friends may attend a memorial service on Saturday, Sept. 29, at 11 a.m., in Norfield Congregational Church, 64 Norfield Road, Weston. Interment will be private and at a later date.

Norwalk's Hoyt-Cognetta Funeral Home & Crematory is assisting the Dieringer family. To send a condolence card, visit norwalkfh.com.