Aged 62, passed away suddenly, but peacefully on Wednesday, Sept 26, 2012 with her Husband at her side. She was a resident of Cloverdale, Ca for 10 years. As a very active and grateful friend of Bill W., she had an unwavering positive and humble attitude. Diane was a loving and dedicated wife and friend with a wonderful sense of humor. She leaves behind a loving and devoted husband of 27 years, Gil; brother, Michael Schmidt and sister-in-law Marianne Schmidt of San Jose, Ca., niece Amy, nephews Andrew and Daniel and numerous loved Uncles, Aunts and so many others. She deeply loved her family. Memorial services will be observed at United Church of Cloverdale on Saturday, Oct. 27th, at 1:00 p.m., and will be a celebration of her life. Santa Rosa Mortuary Eggen & Lance Chapel, 545-3747.