Diane R. (Reid) Chisholm

July 14, 1937 ~ March 19, 2018 (age 80)


Diane R. Chisholm, 80 of Claridon Township, passed away Monday, March 19, 2018 at David Simpson Hospice House. She was born on July 14, 1937 in Memphis, TN, daughter of Charles “Nonie” and Maryanne T. (Turner) Reid. Diane was a graduate of Wickliffe High School and lived in Mentor and Euclid before moving to Claridon Township in 1976. She was an LPN for Euclid Glennville and Kaiser Permanente Medical Centers for many years. Diane enjoyed quilting and sheep herding with her Border Collies and entering agility contests with them.


Diane is survived by her loving daughters, Carol Anne (Ross Duncan) Caine, Lynne (Larry) Wittenberg, and Laura (Dan Orians) Gigas; 7 grandchildren; 4 (and one on the way) great grandchildren; her two brothers, William (Terry) Reid and Tim (Gayle) Reid; and her sister in law Nancy Reid. She will especially be missed by her dogs ‘her babies” Rosie, Timer, and Lizzy and Jumper the cat.

She is preceded in death by her beloved husband Charles B Brown who died July 23, 2017; her parents; and her brother Dennis Reid who died in 2016.


Calling hours will be 4:00-7:00 PM Friday, March 23, 2018 at Russell-Sly Family Funeral Home, 15670 West High St., Middlefield, OH 44062. A Graveside Service will be held 11:00 AM Saturday, March 24 at Western Reserve Memorial Garden, 11521 Chillicothe Rd., Chesterland, OH 44026. Please meet at the Cemetery for the Service. 



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