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Diane Thompson


August 29, 1947
May 30, 2018

Funeral 10:00 A.M. Monday, June 4, 2018 - Irvin Macz Funeral Home, Centralia

Diane Thompson, 70, of Centralia passed away Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital in Breese. She was born on August 29, 1947 the daughter of Delmas and Ethelene (Holsapple) Duncan in Centralia.

Survivors include her loving mother, Ethelene Duncan of Odin; her caring sons, Bruce Thompson and his wife Jessica of Donnelson, IL, and Michael Thompson and his wife Leslie of De Pere, WI; her cherished grandchildren, Josh, Erin, Patrick, Dylan, Kalayah, Korbyn, Oliver, Emery; 7 precious great-grandchildren; brothers, John Duncan and wife Teresa of Centralia, and Larry Duncan of Decatur.

Diane was preceded in death by her father, Delmas Duncan; and her sister, Doretta Duncan.

Diane was a graduate of the Kaskaskia College Nursing Program. She was a nurse for 25 years where she shared her compassion and expertise with all of her patients. She worked at Bryon Manor and retired from Murray Center in Centralia. Diane had a big heart. She was an encourager, and always had a kind word to share. She was wholly devoted to her family, checking in with her sons every day, and spending most evenings with her parents. Diane truly enjoyed time spent with family and friends playing bingo and cards, including “I’ll buy it”, Canasta. She will be remembered as a devoted daughter, loving mother, and a treasured friend.

Celebration of life service will be held at 10:00 A.M. Monday, June 4, 2018 at the Irvin Macz Funeral Home in Centralia with Chaplain Joannie Naraghi officiating. Interment will be at Elmwood Cemetery in Centralia. Online condolences and memories of Diane may be shared with the family at and/or on the funeral home’s Facebook page.