July 13, 1948 – Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
October 19, 2013 – Calgary, Alberta
Diane Ellen Picketts of Calgary, AB, passed away peacefully at her home on Saturday, October 19, 2013 at the age of 65 years.
Diane was a talented seamstress who also enjoyed music and dancing. She loved to travel and had the privilege of visiting many parts of the world. In her spare time she enjoyed lengthy phone calls with family members and friends and playing with her grandchildren. She sacrificed all she had to raise four exceptional young men. Diane also dedicated over 20 years of service to our city. She was a wonderful woman who devoted her life to make others around her very happy. Diane was always proud of her family and she will be truly missed by all she touched. Our love for her is eternal.
She will be dearly missed by her siblings Mel, Janice, Bob and Marcia, and reunited with her brother Danny. She is survived by her children Samson, Marcus, Byron and Joseph; grandkids Edyn, Rylan, Benson, Braedan, Scarlett, Alexis, Isabella, Mackenzie and Samson Jr. and all of her extended family and friends.
She was predeceased by her parents Peggy and Cleave Picketts.
Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.) on Wednesday, October 23, 2013 from 7-9pm, as well as prior to the service beginning at 10:30am.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S, Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.) on Thursday, October 24, 2013 at 12:30p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Diane Picketts, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH, Telephone: 403-276-2296.Print This Obituary & Condolences