Virginia Mathiot Diehl Placido

December 21, 1923 ‒ September 10, 2019

Marion, Ohio

Virginia Mathiot Diehl Placido, 95, of Marion died on September 10, 2019. Virginia was born in Marion, Ohio, on December 21,1923, to Madaline and Walter Mathiot, who preceded her in death, as did her brother, Walter “Bud” (Ginny) Mathiot.

Virginia graduated from Marion Harding High School and attended Ohio University. She was active in the Junior Service Guild and worked for several years in the Marion City School system.

Virginia is survived by her children, Michael (Patty) Diehl of Glendale, CA and Paddy (Paul, deceased) Pezley of Venice, FL, along with grandchildren, Luke Diehl, Margaret Diehl, Daniel (Andrea) Pezley, Michael (Sonia McMillan) Pezley, David (Kelly) Pezley and four great-grandchildren. A private burial service will be held at a later date in Oak Grove Cemetery in Delaware.

Snyder Funeral Homes, Gunder/Hall Chapel, are honored to serve Virginia’s family and your condolences may be expressed to them via

  • Many fond memories from long ago come back to the present with the passing of this wonderful and sincere person. I am truly sorry to hear of her passing.

  • Virginia was my Mother”s favorite cousin. I can see her now making “big talk” with Ag and Auntie Vi. She will be missed.

  • Such a great lady! Mom
    and she were such good friends.

    Sorry for your loss. We are praying for your entire family.