Diane was born and raised on family farms in the Red Lodge area. She paid her way through college by breaking horses. She retired after more than 30 years teaching in Boyd, Luther, Roberts, Jackson, and Red Lodge.
She was preceded in death by her husband Don and daughter Deborah. She is survived by her sisters, Lois Reid and Marlene Crawford (Jim) and children Dean (Becci), Donna (Darren), and grandchildren Drew and Jordyn Meyer and Laura and Cameron Hickel.
Special thanks to the staff at the Willows. In lieu of flowers please donate to a charity of your choice. Celebration of life will be held Thursday, Feb. 1, from noon to 3 p.m., at the Elks in Red Lodge.