SHARON, PA (MyValleyTributes) – Diane duMaire, loving wife, mother, grandmother, passed into the hands of our Eternal Father on Saturday, May 4, 2019, after suffering a severe stroke on April 15 from which she never regained consciousness.
Diane was born in Sharon, Pennsylvania to Paul and Mary (Mastroianni) DeMaio who predeceased her and graduated from Sharon Senior High School – Class of 1965.
She married Robert F. duMaire and together they raised two sons, Todd and Robert J. duMaire who reside in El Paso, Texas. She is survived also by two grandchildren, Karah and Vincent.
Together, the family lived in several locations including St. Louis, Missouri and El Paso, Texas, until settling in the Northeast Kingdom of Vermont in 1988.
Diane was employed by Parkway Realty and later Begin Realty Associates.
She then retired to a life of reading, cooking, gardening and meticulously tending to her home in Waterford. An avid reader, Diane was also a devoted Boston Red Sox and Boston Bruins fan.
The family wishes to extend heartfelt thanks for her care at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, 1 Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, NH 03766 and the Jack Byrne Palliative Care Center, https://www.dartmouth-hitchcock.org/palliative_care/donate.html. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to either of these wonderful institutions.
There will be no calling hours.
Funeral Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:00 a.m. Saturday, May 11 in St. Rose Cemetery Chapel, 779 Dutch Lane, Hermitage, with Rev. Thomas Whitman, as celebrant.
Interment will be in St. Rose Cemetery, Hermitage.
Arrangements handled by J. Bradley McGonigle Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc.