SHAMOKIN — Diane K. Kehler, 69, of Shamokin, entered into eternal rest on Sept. 30, 2012, at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville.
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Born in Shamokin Sept. 1, 1943, she was a daughter of the late Nicholas Kolody and Dorothy M. (Renn) Kolody.
She worked at Jesus' Lil Helpers Daycare for 14 years with her daughter, Kelly, where she was best known by all the children as "grammy."
She was a member of the Bethel Union Chapel of West Cameron, and loved the Lord deeply.
She was fun loving and well liked by everyone.
Her favorite hobbies were crafting, spending time with family and writing "unforgettable poems" for loved ones.
Diane is survived by children and grandchildren, David Moore and his daughter, Dana; Susan L. Moore and daughter, Tanae; Linsey and Belinda and son, Aaron; Lisa Koshinskie and husband, Don, and their daughters, Alyssa and Kortni; Kelly Ebersole and husband, Ray, and children, Ryan Varano, Jarid and Tyler Spears; Nikki Neary and husband, Dan, and children, Kelsey McAndrew, and Ty and Gavin Neary; and Barry Kehler and wife, Vanessa, and children, Clorissa Troutman, Rodney and Chelsie Cossari, Kirsten and Mason Kehler.
She is also survived by a great-granddaughter, Samantha; two brothers, Ron Arnold and wife, Alcie, and Robert Kolody; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, Diane is also preceded in death by a brother, Jack Arnold; a sister, Carol Pancher; and a granddaughter, Stesha Nicole Spears.
Mom is no longer with us; she is now everywhere.
KEHLER — Diane K. Kehler, 69, of Shamokin. A funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Bethel Union Chapel, Upper Road, West Cameron Township, with the Rev. David Butler officiating. Burial will be in Odd Fellows Cemetery, Coal Township. A viewing will be held from 6 until 8 p.m. Wednesday and from 9 to 10:15 a.m. Thursday in the Leonard J. Lucas Funeral Home, 120 S. Market St., Shamokin.
Published in The News Item on Oct. 2, 2012