6-7 PM on Thursday, May 6, 2010 at Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo
7 PM on Thursday, May 6, 2010 at Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo
1 PM on Friday, May 7, 2010 at Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Fargo, ND.
Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo.
Diane passed away on Thursday, April 29, 2010 at Innovis Hospital in Fargo at the age of 65.
Diane Kronbeck was born on June 16, 1944 at St. Ansgar’s Hospital in Moorhead, MN, to Alvin and Ardith (Kjos) Kronbeck. She grew up and was confirmed at Hawley Lutheran Church. She attended Hawley Public School and graduated in 1962. Diane was united in marriage to Marlyn Nelson on July 28, 1962. They made their home in rural Hawley where they raised their family. Diane was united in marriage to Gerold “Jerry” (Smoke Stack) Kukert on October 1, 1989. Diane and Jerry made their home in Horace, ND. Jerry passed away on June 13, 2009.
Diane’s employment consisted of being a seamstress for Silverline Boats and in the most recent years, J & L Sports, where they loved and cared about her very much. Diane loved gardening, animals and going on trips. She also enjoyed bowling and pool leagues. Diane was outgoing and made many friends. Diane’s family and friends meant everything to her! She cherished her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Diane is survived by her children; Racheal (Gary) Storms of Sabin, MN; Stacey Nelson of Hawley, MN; Zachary (Carmen) Nelson of Ulen, MN; Steven Kukert of Oregon; 14 grandchildren and many dear great-grandchildren. Also surviving are her siblings, Nancy (Robert) Whaley; Theresa (Tony) Softing; Tim (Pamela) Kronbeck – all of Hawley, MN; Suzanne (Greg) Cook of Rockford, MN; Tony (Audrey) Kronbeck; Tylan (Cindi) Kronbeck; both of Hawley, MN; Tana Kronbeck of Moorhead, MN; and several nieces and nephews. Diane was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; daughters, Renae and Robin Nelson; and step-son, John Kukert.