Ricky Wayne Diehl

October 16, 1960 - October 11, 2020

Ricky Wayne Diehl, 59, a resident of Lee County, FL since 1976, formerly of Louisville, KY, passed away Sunday, October 11, 2020 in Cape Coral. He was born October 16, 1960 in Louisville, KY.

Ricky was of the Christian faith. He was the owner and operator of Same Day Delivery, he was hard working, kind and giving. He was a great son, father, partner, grandfather and was a friend to many. He will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved him.

He is survived by his partner, Kim Corbett of Cape Coral; mother, Dolores Adkins of Fort Myers; father, Norman Diehl and his partner, Kathy Sweeney of Sarasota, FL; daughter, Jacquelyn Dyer (Adam) of Lula, GA; sister, Jan Logsdon (David) of Louisville, KY; four special children, Tiffany Watts and Bobby Viana of Cape Coral, Meghan Corbett (Michael) of Fort Myers, and Brian Watts of Fort Myers; grandchildren, Taydon and Mason; special friend’s mother, Patricia Reside of North Fort Myers; several nieces and nephews; as well as eight cats and three dogs.

Ricky was preceded in death by a brother, Steven Adkins; as well as his stepfather, Frank Adkins.

A Time of Remembrance will be held at 4 pm Friday, October 16, 2020 at the Diehl family home, on Ricky’s 60th Birthday.

Memorial Contributions in memory of Ricky Wayne Diehl are suggested to the Cape Coral Animal Shelter, 325 SW 2nd Ave., Cape Coral, FL 33991.

Mullins Memorial Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Cape Coral, is entrusted with final care.

Guestbook

  1. Connie & Jerry Wilsey Oct 14, 2020 at 5:15 pm

    We are so so sorry to hear of this loss. He was a real sweet person. Our thoughts and prayers go out to all of Ricks loved ones.

  2. Stacy Kerns Oct 14, 2020 at 5:43 pm

    Kim and the family we are so sorry for your loss and we will pray for your hearts to be heiled.You and many others are in are thoughts threw this time .He is flying high with wings and will see you all again he is always with you all.Love Stacy, Allen Kerns

  3. Val Meyer Oct 14, 2020 at 5:45 pm

    Our heartfelt sympathies and condolences at this most difficult time.
    The Diehl family is in our thoughts and prayers.

  4. Tiffany D Watts Oct 14, 2020 at 7:59 pm

    I miss you so much 😢🕊️

  5. Laura Keyes Oct 15, 2020 at 10:58 am

    So sorry to all of his family and friends.
    He will be missed here at Robb & Stucky.
    May Rick Rest in Peace….
    Sending Thoughts and Prayers your way.

  6. Liz Monks Oct 15, 2020 at 12:02 pm

    Oh Ricky you will be missed. I will miss you sitting with us at CCF. May you Rest In Peace my friend. I am sure our Lord and Savior has welcomed you with open arms .

  7. Norman W Diehl. Oct 15, 2020 at 1:18 pm

    A large part of your dad’s and my life will be empty. I loved you as though you were my son. In the last several years it was a blessing to see you and your dad embrace your love for each other. Your Dad is missing the phone calls from you. He wants to hear your voice again. I know you are with our Lord. You were a blessing to me and I will miss you. May God place his loving arms around the family in the coming days and years. Loving, “Your Step-mom” Cathy

  8. Jordan Gaubeart Oct 15, 2020 at 2:53 pm

    I am extremely sorry for your loss, Diehl family. Our family business worked with him on a daily basis and he was so nice and genuine. He was a hard worker and went above and beyond to make sure we we’re taken care of. He will be greatly missed at Cabinet Genies and our employees have felt his loss deeply. May you rest in peace, Rick.

  9. Lori (Diehl) McKellar Oct 16, 2020 at 6:02 am

    I’m so sorry for our family, but how can I feel sorry for someone who has gained paradise. You gave me my beautiful angel, Jacquelyn. You will be missed.

  10. Patty Hutchins Oct 16, 2020 at 10:11 am

    Please accept my condolences on the passing Ricky. It was an honor to have known such a great person and we will truly miss him at Robb & Stucky. May God embrace you in comfort during this difficult time.

  11. Betty Oct 18, 2020 at 4:46 pm

    Only knew Rick for a year but whatta guy! I will get together with our staff and get a donation in memory of his cause

  12. Jeanie Turner & team Oct 19, 2020 at 4:49 pm

    Dear Rick,
    One Way Out Ministries and Second Chance Upscale Resale, all the girls and all the volunteers and all the employers love & miss you already.
    We know we will see you again walking on streets of gold.! Thank you for all you did for us in our ministry.
    Eternal Love

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