Diane L. Slagle
Diane L. Slagle, age 72, of St. Libory, died Friday, August 30, 2019, at Grand Island Lakeview Care and Rehabilitation Center. Services were held Wednesday, September 4, at Curran Funeral Chapel. The Reverend Sheri Lodel officiated. Interment was in the Shelton Cemetery, in Shelton. Memorials are suggested to the Member FDIC Kearney, Gibbon, Grand Island, Lincoln NE Salina, Junction City KS 14 LaBarre Street, Gibbon, NE 68840 (308) 468-5741 • www.eb-us.com At Exchange Bank, our goal is to provide a level of customer service superior to our peers. Our focus is on building lasting relationships with our customers as your trusted financial partner. We are committed to our community and the success of our customers and our employees. Whether you are an entrepreneur, small business owner or an Ag producer, our experienced lenders are ready to help you throughout all phases of your business cycle. We have the ability to be flexible and are not constrained by prepackaged loan structures, allowing us to customize loans to meet your respective needs. Business Banking family for later designation. Curran Funeral Chapel is assisting the family. You are welcome to sign Diane’s guest book at www.curranfuneralchapel.com under her obituary. Diane was born May 7, 1947, in Oberlin, Kansas. She was the daughter of Carroll and Clara (Ruby) Berry-Keen. Diane grew up in McCook, attending McCook High School. On May 31, 1964, Diane married William L. “Bill” Slagle in Oberlin, Kansas. They lived in McCook and Shelton before moving west of St. Libory in 1985. Diane was a mother and homemaker while her children were young. She began working outside the home after they all were in school, working at Leon Plastics and later McCain Foods where she retired from in 2006 after 17 years. Diane loved her children, grandchildren, and greatgrandchildren. She was an avid reader and enjoyed her daily crossword puzzle. Survivors of her immediate family include her husband of 55 years, William “Bill” Slagle, of St. Libory; children and their spouses, Tammy (Jon) Piehl, of St. Libory, William “Allen” (Beverly) Slagle, of Shelton, and Shannon (Jeannette) Slagle, of Gibbon; brother and sister-in-law, Carroll (Jan) Berry, of Arvada, Colorado; sisters and brother-in-law, Deanna Sekyra, of Columbus, Terri Bredvick, of Hastings, and Debra (Earl) McNutt, of McCook. Diane will also be missed by her 11 grandchildren, 13 great- grandchildren, and numerous nieces, and nephews. Diane is welcomed into heaven by her parents, Carroll Berry and Clara and Robert Keen; a son, Paul Lynn, who died in 1974; brothers, Harold, Gary, Bobby, and infant twins Terry and Larry; and infant sister, Wanda.