Diane Ross, age 78, a resident of Central Park, Washington, passed away peacefully on Saturday, Feb. 18, 2023, surrounded by her family at Grays Harbor Health and Rehabilitation Center in Aberdeen. Diane was born on Feb. 5, 1945, in Denver, Colorado. She is pre-deceased by her parents, Lyle and Jean Stoklas.
Diane lived most of her life in Aberdeen. She graduated from Aberdeen High School in 1964. In 1979, she married Douglas Ross in Reno, Nevada. He survives at the family home in Central Park. Over the years, Diane was employed by Swanson Foods and the Aberdeen School District. She enjoyed gardening, cooking, reading and sewing.
Diane is survived by her son, Scott (Amy) Ayers, Tumwater, Washington; granddaughter, Sierra Ayers; and sister, Tina Henry, Vancouver, Washington.
Arrangements are being made by Coleman Mortuary in Hoquiam. Please take a few moments of reflection to record your thoughts for the family by signing the on-line register at: www.colemanmortuary.net.
At Diane’s request, there will be no formal services. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Diabetes Association.