Diane Patricia Lohse, 63, of Deltona, Fla., unexpectedly passed away on March 18,2013.
Diane is the daughter of Charles Richard and Helen (Kellner) Ahlstromn. She was born July 12, 1949 in Minneapolis. After her mother passed away in 1951, Diane was raised by her dad, grandparents, aunts, uncles and cousins. She graduated from Braham High School in 1967.
She was united in marriage to Richard Braun in 1968 and they had twin daughters, Dana and Denise.
She began working for the Bindery in 1979 and moved with and up in the company for 27 years. That is were she met life long friends. In 1983, Diane married Gregory Lohse. She helped the love of her life fight his short battle with cancer, until he passed away in 1988. In 2006, Diane moved to Florida to be with her daughters and granddaughters. She loved to spend time with her girls, always nurturing and caring for them. Many happy times were spent shopping, going to Disney and to the beach, among so many other memories.
Diane was a kind, loving and compassionate woman who enjoyed life, her family and friends. She always gave herself and never asked for anything in return.
Diane is survived by two daughters. Dana Braun, Deltona Fla., Denise (Duane) Pleines, Deltona, Fla., three grandchildren, Mackenzie, Danielle and April, and many loving friends and family. She was preceded in death by her parents and husband.