Frances Diehl

  • Born: April 11, 1956
  • Died: January 19, 2021
  • Location: Newtown, Pennsylvania

Swartz-Givnish Funeral Home, Inc.

323 East Washington Avenue
Newtown, PA 18940

Tel. (215) 968-3891

Tribute & Message From The Family


Frances Ellefsen Diehl died on Tuesday, January 19th, 2021. Fran, who was a loving wife, daughter and mother, passed away at the age of 64. She was born in Philadelphia to Carl and Sophie Ellefsen.
Frances graduated from LaSalle College in 1977 with a degree in Accounting. After living in New York and Tokyo, Fran ultimately settled back in Bucks County, PA to raise her five children.
Fran is survived by her mother, Sophie; her husband, Tom; her children, Carla and Jason Charnick, Candice and Tak Niino, Tommy Diehl, Craig Diehl, and Kevin Diehl. She is the loving grandmother to her grandchildren Tyler, Caleb, and Kaito; and cherished her beloved pets Trixie and Tabby.
A memorial service will be held at Swartz-Givnish Funeral, 323 Washington Ave, Newtown on Saturday, January 23 at 2:00 PM. Her life celebration with COVID 19 restrictions will be from 12 Noon to 2 PM.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Sansum Diabetes Research Institute at www.sansum.org/ways-to-give.