Diane Kay Berg, 69, of 27 Harlem Ave., in Lakewood, died at 8:30 p.m. Thursday (February 14, 2013), in her home following a difficult battle with cancer.
She was born Sept. 5, 1943, in Jamestown, the daughter of the late Gilbert and Alice Olson Swanson, and was a 1962 graduate of Jamestown High School.
A member of Lakewood United Methodist Church, Diane also belonged to the Lakewood American Legion Post 1286 Auxiliary, Lakewood Rod & Gun Club Auxiliary and the Vikings Ingjald Lodge 65.
Diane Kay Berg
She is survived by her husband of 49 years, John M. Berg; a daughter, Jody Eason and son, Michael (Kelli) Berg, both of Nashville, Tenn.; two grand-daughters: Anna Wohlbold and Willow Berg and a grandson, Cap Berg, all of Nashville; and a brother, David (Ginny) Swanson of Jamestown.
A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Wednesday in the Lind Funeral Home. The Rev. Violet A. Davidson, will officiate. Inurnment will be in Sunset Hill Cemetery.
Friends will be received from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday in the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials be made to the Lakewood Fire Department, 20 W. Summit Ave., Lakewood, NY 14750.
You may light a candle in remembrance of Diane at www.lindfuneralhome.com.