Richard C. Deitz, 52, Sunset Drive, Somerset, died April 8, 1976, in Somerset Community Hospital. He was born Nov. 13, 1923, in Berlin, the son of the late Martin and Bertha (Deeter) Deitz. Preceded in death by three brothers and two sisters. Survived by his wife, the former Betty Brant; two daughters, Kathy and Cindy, both at home. He was a brother of: Mrs. Eleanor Pifer, Rothburg, Mich., and Clarence of Somerset. He was a member of the Berlin Brethren Church, a World War II veteran and a member of the DAV. Friends will be received in the HNN RSon Funeral Home, Berlin, after 2 p.m. today, Saturday, where services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday with the Rev. Ralph E. Mills officiating. Interment, Berlin I.O.O.F. Cemetery. Military rites at the graveside presented by the Berlin American Legion and VFW Posts.