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Diana Rae (Vance) Milburn

July 12, 1954 ~ October 2, 2022 (age 68) 68 Years Old

Diana Milburn Obituary

Diana Rae Milburn, age 68, of Gnadenhutten, loving wife of Ray Dean Milburn, went to be with the Lord at 10:40 a.m. Sunday, October 2, 2022 in Community Hospice Truman House in New Philadelphia.

She was born July 12, 1954 in Canton, Ohio; daughter of the late Florence Joyce MaHaffey. She was a 1972 graduate of Claymont High School.

She and Ray started their life together and were married December 9, 1972, making this year their 50th year together. Diana was a 30 plus year retiree of Provia of Sugarcreek where she ran a production line. She enjoyed spending time singing Karaoke with friends and family.

She is survived by her husband, Ray; her brother, Duane (Kelly) Vance of Dennison; four brothers-in-laws: Charles (Debora) Milburn, Jr. of Uhrichsville, Randy (Darlene) Milburn of Uhrichsville, Daniel (Barbara) Milburn of Wainwright and Steve Sentz of Gnadenhutten; three sisters-in-laws: Candy (Wayne) Howell of Tuscarawas, Diane (Rick) Sentz of Uhrichsville, and Shirley (Paul) Creighton of Wainwright; a special nephew, Dale Taylor of Arizona; and numerous other nieces and nephews.

In addition to her mother, Florence J. MaHaffey, she was also preceded in death by a daughter, Radeana Ann Milburn, her father and mother-in-law, Charles and Dorothy Milburn; a sister-in-law, Marlene Sentz; a nephew, Terry Burdette, and niece, Jennifer Milburn.

Visitation will be held from 4 to 7 p.m.  Wednesday, October 5, 2022 in Koch Funeral Home, 244 North Walnut Street, Gnadenhutten where the funeral service will be held Thursday at 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Paul Harvey officiating. Burial will follow in Ridgecrest Memory Gardens, Dover.

The family would like to give a special thanks to the staff and nurses at the Community Hospice Truman House.

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October 5, 2022

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Koch Funeral Home LLC
244 N Walnut St
Gnadenhutten, OH 44629

Funeral Service
October 6, 2022

11:00 AM
Koch Funeral Home LLC
244 N Walnut St
Gnadenhutten, OH 44629

Burial following Funeral Service

Ridgecrest Memory Gardens
1926 Saltwell Road
Dover, OH 44622


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