Diane Lynn Kirby

Diane Lynn Kirby

Diane Kirby, age 65 of Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin passed away Monday, February 6, 2017 at St. Clare Hospital in Baraboo, Wisconsin.

A Celebration of Life Memorial Gathering will be held Sunday, March 19, 2017 at the Lake Delton Ice Arena, 112 Miller Drive, Lake Delton, Wisconsin from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

Diane was born August 15, 1951 in Stoughton, Wisconsin the daughter of Donald and Delores (Pickarts) Hellum. In November of 1969 she married Gary Kirby in Stoughton.

Diane was devoted to her family and friends by unselfishly placing everyone else’s needs above hers. She enjoyed camping and traveling in the summers. In the winters she remained a hockey mom as she and Gary would open their home to host Dells Ducks Junior Hockey players. She loved working at the Lake Delton Ice Arena where everyone fondly called her Grandma.

Diane will dearly be missed by her loving husband, Gary; sons, Aaron (Amy) of Reedsburg, Wisconsin and Brandon of Otsego, Minnesota; grandchildren, Cody, Olivia, Dominic, Garon, Collin and Courtney; mother, Delores Hellum; and a sister, Janice (Robert) Niblo of Winnebago, Illinois. She was preceded in death by her father.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the Lake Delton Ice-Skate Club would be appreciated.