Diane Rabern, 68, of Lusk, passed away Nov. 14, 2018 in Gillette, Wyo. A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Sat., Dec. 1, 2018, at the First Baptist Church in Lusk with Pastor Tom Strock officiating, with inurnment in the Lusk Cemetery.
Diane Lou Rabern Whitt was born July 27, 1950 in Pierre, SD to Tim and Lurene Rabern. Diane spent her childhood in South Dakota helping with the younger kids. She attended school in Eagle Butte, SD, graduation from Custer, SD. In 1977 Diane moved to Wyoming, where she raised her children. She worked as a waitress and cleaned houses.
Diane is survived by her children: Clinton (Treasa) Lancaster of Cody, Wyo.; and Ab (Heather) Whitt of Gillette, Wyo.; her grandchildren, who she loved with all of her heart: Tyler and Payton Whitt; and Robbie Forget; her brother Dick (Cissy Englbert) Rabern of Newcastle; sisters Kathryn (Ken) Keenan of Lusk; Riane (Pat) Woodman of Cody, Wyo.; Joan (Tim Murphy) Rudabeck of Collinsville, Ill; and Ilene ‘Pete’ (Chris) Brently of Cody, Wyo.; and several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and cousins.
Diane is preceded in death by her parents Tim and Lurene Rabern, daughter Lynette Forget, niece Stacie Rabern, and grandparents Jack and Jennie Hunt.
Pier Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.