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Obituaries

November 15, 2013

Diana Lynn Haworth

CAYUGA, Ind. — Diana Lynn Haworth, 63, of Cayuga, passed away at 4:30 a.m. EST Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013, at Rockville Nursing and Rehab Center in Rockville, Ind.

She was born Jan. 1, 1950, the daughter of Christina M. Smith Allen and Samuel E. Runyan.

She married Michael D. Haworth on Nov. 25, 1967, in Danville, Ill. He survives.

Other survivors include her children, Troy Haworth, Shawn (Leticia) Haworth and Tina Haworth, all of Cayuga; her mother, Christina Allen of Danville; five grandchildren, Lauren, Malayna, Brayden, Aleah and Maycie; two brothers, Samuel (Carol) Runyan Jr. of Danville, and Robert (Donna) Runyan of Paris, Ill.

Diana was preceded in death by her father, Samuel E. Runyan; stepfather, Orville Allen; sister, Sandra Kay Runyan; sister in law, LaDonna Carr; and brother in law, Allen Haworth.

Diana was a dietary manager in the Danville area for the past 25 years. She was a 1969 graduate of Danville High School. Diana was a member of the Cayuga Volunteer Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary. She enjoyed cooking, spending time with her three dogs, and being with her friends and family.

Funeral services: 2 p.m. EST Monday, Nov. 18, at DeVerter Funeral Home in Cayuga. Officiating: Pastor John Hawkins. Burial: Thomas Cemetery, Newport, Ind. Visitation: 4-8 p.m. EST Sunday, Nov. 17, at the funeral home.

The family request contriubtions to the American Cancer Society, 5635 West 96th St., Suite 100, Indianapolis, IN 46278. Condolences: www.deverterfuneralhome.com.

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