Funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday at Miller Funeral Home in Metropolis with Rev. Tom Emmerson officiating. Burial will follow at Metropolis Memorial Gardens.
Diana retired from the Illinois Department of Revenue, where she worked as an auditor. She was confirmed at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Metropolis.
Diana was a die-hard Bill Anderson fan, Cardinals fan and Titans fan.
Survivors include one son, Mark Nelson of Dallas, Texas; two grandchildren, Austin and Robert Nelson, both of Springfield; and several cousins and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Orval and Esther Bremer Brenningmeyer.
Visitation will be held from noon until the funeral hour on Saturday at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Memorial/Honor Program, 501 St Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-9956.