Diane D. Groat

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Groat, Diane D. GUILDERLAND Diane D. Groat, 69, passed away peacefully on Sunday, December 2, 2012 at Ellis Hospital with her family by her side. She was born on November 2, 1943 in Cohoes, N.Y. to the late Omer and Beatrice Savoie. She was a graduate of Waterford High School in 1961. She worked and retired as a comptroller for Burns Management in Albany. Diane enjoyed taking vacation and spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren. In addition to her parents she was predeceased by her husband, Robert Groat. Diane is survived by her children, David and Raymond Brierley; her step-children, Amber (Mike) Liegeot and Robert (Mary) Groat. She is the cherished grandmother of Amanda, Kalee, Hannah, Skyler and Vanessa. She is the beloved sister of Raymond (Ruth) Savoie, Carol (John) Smolen and Joseph (Esther) Savoie. She is also survived by many nieces, nephews and cousins. A memorial service for Diane will be Friday, December 7, 2012 at 10 a.m. at the New Comer-Cannon Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Memory Gardens Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Liver Foundation, 39 Broadway, Suite 2700 New York, NY 10006 in Diane's memory. To leave a special message for the family online visit, www.newcomeralbany.com
Published in Albany Times Union on Dec. 6, 2012