The family announces with sorrow her passing at Health Sciences North, Saturday March 16th
, 2019 at the age of 73 years. Predeceased by her husband and soul mate of 51 years Gary. Beloved mother of Rodney (Sally), sadly missed and lovingly cherished by her granddaughters Kory and Sara. Survived by her brothers Denis (Wavey), David (Ginette) and by her sister Debbie (Brent), many nieces and nephews and her second family the Guy’s. Predeceased by her parents Lloyd and Gertie, sisters Anne and Rita and by her Best Fur Friend ‘’Russell’’. Diane found the love her life at age 15 and was fortunate to share her passion for the outdoors with her life partner. Finding a second home in Resolute Bay her love for the Arctic never went unnoticed. Sharing her stories of rescuing polar bears, arctic expeditions and countless tales with her family and friends. Diane could often be found in one of her many flower gardens where she found joy and spent countless hours. To her every vehicle was considered to be a truck including her own car to haul dirt, loam or whatever needed to be hauled. Her other joys in life were music, travelling, curling and just enjoying every moment she could in nature. Diane and Gary’s home was always open to host family events where you were received with open arms and greeted with love. Diane’s world revolved around her family, we will all cherish her memories of love and laughter. The family would like to thank the staff and residents of Southwind Retirement Residence for welcoming Diane and Russy and making them part of their extended family.
Donations to an animal charity of your choice would be appreciated.
Internment in family plot. Cremation arrangements entrusted to Simple Wishes of the North, Sudbury. http://simplewishesnorth.com/