Diane C. Perrone died in her home in Phoenix on January 10, 2022 after a battle with heart disease and kidney cancer. She was born on November 15, 1943 and was 78 years young.
Diane was a faith-filled and faithful woman who raised five children. She was also a teacher for much of her life, a pilot, and a published writer. She loved to dance and sing!
She is preceded in death by her parents John and Evelyn Perrone, her niece Juli and her aunt Rena Perrone.
She is survived by her sister and brother in law: Christine and Michael Bartlett, her 5 children: Kimberly Mampe, Gregory S. Gorak, Mark Gorak, Jason Gorak and Gia Perrone. She also leaves behind 16 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren as well as nieces, nephews and cousins.
A visitation will be held at Whitney & Murphy Funeral Home, 4800 E. Indian School Road, Phoenix, on Thursday, February 3, 2022 from 5:00 – 7:00 PM with a rosary service at 6 pm. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Theresa Catholic Church, 5045 E. Thomas Road, Phoenix on Friday, February 4, 2022 at 10:00 AM.
In lieu of flowers please donate to your cancer cause of choice. Condolences may be expressed at www.whitneymurphyfuneralhome.com