ROBERT ALBERT DIAN KALAMAZOO, MI Robert Albert Dian, 56, lost a lifelong battle with Multiple Sclerosis on June 21, 2013 in Kalamazoo, MI. Born in Gary on September 30, 1956, Bob graduated from Andrean High School in 1975 and went on to attain three bachelor degrees from Indiana University. Bob leaves behind his wife, Cindy; step-daughter, Jodi Williams; and daughters: Romana and Roxanne Dian; as well as five siblings, including Jean (Dave) Starr, Donna (Michael) Harvey, Joe (Margie) Dian, Peg Kost, Julie (Tom) Reed; numerous nieces and nephews; and brother in-law, Darrell Koby. He was preceded in death by his parents: Albert and Florentine Dian; and by his sister, Alice Koby. Services held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, June 29 at the Life Story Funeral Home, Betzler- Kalamazoo (6080 Stadium Drive, 269-375-2900). Memorial donations may be directed to Kairos Dwelling (kairos dwelling.com) or Disability Network Southwest Michigan (www.dnswm.org/) . Visit Bob's personal memory page at http://www.lifestorynet.com/memories/92141.
Published in The Times on June 26, 2013