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Diane Kathryn Utterback

January 10, 1945 November 19, 2018
Diane Kathryn Utterback
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Obituary for Diane Kathryn Utterback

Diane K. Utterback (nee Grewe), age 73, a resident of Naperville, IL since 1977, formerly of Greenville, MI, passed away on Monday, November 19, 2018 at Seasons Hospice of Naperville after a year-long battle with cancer. She was born January 10, 1945 in Chicago, IL.

Beloved wife of 33 years to the late David Lee Utterback, whom she married July 2, 1966 and who preceded her in death on June 24, 1999, loving mother of Debra (Antoine) Mourad of Paris, France and Kathryn Diane (Steven) Yingling of North Aurora, IL, adored grandmother of Liliane, Alexander and Sophie Mourad; Liam Yingling, devoted daughter of the late Al and Lillian Grewe, dear sister of Donna (Walter) Jawor of Ponte Vedra Beach, FL, fond sister-in-law, cousin, aunt, great-aunt and friend of many.

Diane grew up in Skokie, IL and Greenville, MI, where she was a 1962 graduate of Greenville High School. She received a bachelor's degree with a major in Education and a minor in Art from Michigan State University in East Lansing and taught in several different grade levels and elementary schools before starting her family. Once her children were older, Diane worked as an assistant teacher in Naperville School District #203, then substitute taught, and later volunteered at Nichols Library in Naperville. She was a former member of the First Congregational United Church of Christ in Naperville and sang in their choir for many years.

Memorial Visitation will be held Sunday, November 25, 2018, 2:00-4:00 PM at Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 44 S. Mill Street, Naperville.

A celebration of Diane's life will follow Sunday, 4:00 PM in the funeral home.

Future inurnment: Naperville Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Diane's memory can be made to: Nichols Library, 200 W. Jefferson Ave., Naperville, IL 60540, (630) 637-6144, https://www.naperville-lib.org/about/monetary-donations or to your local library.

For more information, please call (630) 355-0213 or visit www.friedrich-jones.com


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Memorial Visitation

Sunday

25

Nov

2:00 PM 11/25/2018 2:00:00 PM - 4:00 PM 11/25/2018 4:00:00 PM
Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home

44 S. Mill St.
Naperville, IL 60540

Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home
44 S. Mill St. Naperville 60540 IL
United States

Celebration of Life

Sunday

25

Nov

4:00 PM 11/25/2018 4:00:00 PM
Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home

44 S. Mill St.
Naperville, IL 60540

Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home
44 S. Mill St. Naperville 60540 IL
United States

Memorial Contribution

Nichols Library

200 W. Jefferson Ave.
Naperville, IL 60540
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