Painted Post NY | Diana L. Hough, age 65, of Painted Post, passed away on Sunday, March 23, 2014 at home. She was born on February 28, 1949 in Corning, the daughter of the late John and the late Betty (Elwood) Raynor.
She married Harold Hough, Jr. on August 24, 1985 at Erwin Town Hall.
Diana liked to rescue dogs in need of a home. She loved her flower garden, baking, canning, crocheting, and making rhubarb jam for her father-in-law.
She loved the holidays and spending time with her family. Diana liked to sit in her rocking chair on the front deck to enjoy the sunrise in the morning.
She is survived by her husband, Harold; children and their spouses, Joseph and Teresa Herrick of Corning, Richard Herrick of Painted Post, Renee (Aaron Markle) Herrick of Caton, Ronna and Fran Spotts of Woodhull, Destiny and Marcus O'Brian of Painted Post, and Rebecca Cummings of Lawrenceville; twelve grandchildren; two great-grandchildren and one more on the way; step-mother, Barbara Weatherbee of Lawrenceville; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Harold and Betty Hough of Corning; brothers, sisters, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, many nieces, nephews, and cousins; and her "fur children".
Diana was predeceased by her brothers, David Everitt and Donald Raynor, a granddaughter, Nichole Herrick, and a sister, Donna Smith.
Family and friends are invited to call at Carpenter's Funeral Home, LLC, 14 East Pulteney Street in Corning on Wednesday, March 26, 2014 from 5:00 to 7:00 pm.
A celebration of Diana's life will follow calling hours there at 7:00 pm. Burial will take place at West Hill Cemetery on Thursday at 10:00 am.
Those wishing may make donations to Tanners Paws, 4140 College Ave, Corning, NY 14830 or the
, 13 Beech Street, Johnson City, NY 13790.
Condolences may be expressed at www.carpentersfuneralhome.com