Diane was born November 30, 1947, to Charles and Grace Winstead in San Francisco, CA.
At the age of 10, she moved to Lebanon, OR to live with her grandparents, Harry and Lucille Allen.
She attended Lebanon schools. She met James Suing at A&W where she worked. She and Jim were married on March 4, 1967.
Diane was a volunteer for Operation Home Town, Tip/Fire Corp., Sert. and various other organizations.
Diane loved organizing, entertaining, decorating, making quilts and taught egg art for many years. These were just a few of her many talents.
Diane is survived by her husband, Jim of 52 years; daughter, Tamera Kroll; son, Trent Suing; adopted daughter, KuiPing Morgan; grandkids, Mattison Kroll, Amanda Kroll, Alexis Suing, Kellsey Sumpter, Bridgett Suing and KaiXing Zhang; great-grandkids Elijah Sumpter, Lucas Kroll, Leo Kroll, Brooklyn Suing and Anthony Sumpter; brothers, Charles and Taylor Winstead; numerous nieces and nephews; many brothers and sisters-in-law and best friends, Lowell and Patsy Hoesing.
Diane was preceded in death by her grandparents, her parents and her brother, William Winstead.
Contributions can be made to Southside Church of Christ, 196 Airport Road, Lebanon, OR 97355 where Diane was a member.
A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, February 1, 2020, at 11 a.m at Southside Church of Christ in Lebanon, OR.
AAsum-Dufour Funeral Home is handling the arrangements (www.aasum-dufour.com).
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