Diane Lynne JOHNSTON
With heavy hearts we announce the passing of our beloved sister Diane Lynne Johnston after a courageous battle with cancer. She passed peacefully at home surrounded by family.
Diane was the 4th child of seven, born to Russ & Mary Johnston of Wynyard, Sask. Diane made her home in Edmonton, AB where she was employed for over 37 years as a Supervisor of Records Services for the Provincial Government.
Diane adored her nieces and nephews, children, photography, travelling, was an avid reader and a huge Oilers fan. A highlight for Diane were the annual family vacations in Penticton, BC. She will be remembered as a loving, giving, caring soul. She was a straight shooter with a big heart, quick wit & a humorous nature.
Diane was predeceased by her parents, sister Pat, brothers-in-law, Jack, Terry & Tom.
Diane is survived by her siblings. Sister Lana & family – Tara (Gary) Tryggvi, Signy & Trystan, Wendy (Albert) Addyson, Samantha & Max; sister Deb (Hank) & family – Kirk (Roey) Sander, Ryan (Shauna) Kora, Courtney (Paul); brother Bob (Laurie) & family – Skylar (Kolten) Rayna & Jack, Tayler (Alexei); sister Kelly & family – Kitson, Melissa (Mike) – Korben, Drake & Kira, Katelyn (Chris) Kadyn & Jack; Don (Val) & family – Jamie (Elmarie) Noah & Emma, Lance (Katie) & Myles.
There will be a family celebration of Diane’s life in Penticton, BC on Sept 24th, 2022.