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Diane Kay (Rife) Notch

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Diane Kay (Rife) Notch

Northfield, MN - Diane Kay (Rife) Notch, age 77, passed away on Nov. 28, 2018 at her Northfield, MN home. surrounded by family. She was a graduate of Minnetonka High School (59), Augsburg College (64) and the State University of Iowa (MSW, 70). Her career included social work, counseling and administration in Iowa and Minnesota, including decades at Broad Lawns and Iowa Central Health Center. She was active in Soroptimist International from 1972 until her death, improving the lives of women and girls. She was North Central Region Governor, 1990-92. A longtime hospice and community volunteer, she was a member of the Des Moines Downtown Council of Social Concerns. She served 10 years as a member of the West Des Moines Human Services Advisory Board. In her early retirement she enjoyed challenging students to think critically in introductory social welfare courses at the Des Moines Area Community College.

Diane will be greatly missed by loving siblings, many friends, adored nieces, nephews and young people for whom she played a special role. A memorial service will be 10:30 a.m., Dec. 8 at the Main Street Moravian Church,Northfield. A memorial service for Iowa colleagues and friends will follow in the new year.

Arrangements by Sunset Kapala-Glodek Funeral Home
Published in Des Moines Register on Dec. 2, 2018
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