Dianne E. Crawford

Staff Writer
Woodford Times

Dianne E. Crawford

Dianne E. Crawford, 56, of Eureka, IL passed away at 10:02 am on Thursday, Nov. 4, 2010 at Advocate Eureka Hospital.

She was born on March 11, 1954 in Peoria, IL a daughter of Maurice and Joyce Schumacher Crawford.

Surviving are her parents, Maurice and Joyce Crawford of Eureka, IL; two brothers, Steve (Lynn) Crawford of Eureka, IL; Ron (Terri) Crawford of Washington, IL; two nephews, Ryan and Christopher Crawford; and one niece, Ashley Crawford.

She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Walter and Sadie Schumacher, John and Anna Mae Crawford, step-grandmother, Salome Schumacher, and one niece, Jennifer Crawford.

Dianne graduated from ICC with her nursing degree. She had worked at the Apostolic Christian Home in Eureka and was currently employed as a nurse at Methodist Medical Center in Peoria, IL.

She spent her life putting the needs of others ahead of her own. She was devoted to her family and adored and doted on her niece and nephews. Dianne touched many souls with her kind and loving ways. We know in our hearts that Dianne is with her Lord and Savior. She will be truly missed by her family, friends, co-workers, and patients.

She was a member of the Roanoke Apostolic Christian Church where funeral services were held at 1 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 7, 2010. Church ministers officiated. Visitation was held at the Argo-Ruestman-Harris Funeral Home in Eureka and at the church. Burial was in the Roanoke Apostolic Christian Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Apostolic Christian Homes in Eureka or Roanoke. Online condolences may be sent to the family at ruestmanharrisfuneralhome.com.