Diane M. Wilson, 1943-2018

Diane M. Wilson, 75 of Zanesville, died 5:00 AM, Monday, December 3, 2018, at her home surrounded by her family following a ten month courageous battle with cancer. She was born Thursday, November 4, 1943 in Zanesville, the daughter of Donald Mohler and Rosemary (Geiger) Mohler. She married her husband of over 54 years, Harry Wilson on Saturday, February 20, 1965.


Diane was an active member of St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church. Diane was a loving and caring wife, mother and grandmother who adored her family. She was also a member of Muskingum County Right to Life and the American Legion Post 29 Auxiliary. Diane was very active in several business ventures in the Zanesville area, along with husband, Harry. They loved to travel and traveled throughout the world. During one special trip to Israel they renewed their wedding vows in Cana of Galilee.


Diane is survived by her husband: Harry Wilson; two daughters: Angela (Steven) Miller of Jupiter, FL and Andrea (Michael) Reagan of Mandeville, LA; three grandchildren: John “Jack” Miller, Evan Miller and Andrew Miller; one brother Donald (Debra) Mohler; one sister: Pamela (William) Gilger both of Zanesville and numerous cousins.

In addition to her parents, Diane was preceded in death by one grandson: Samuel Miller


Friends may call 4:00 to 7:00 PM, Wednesday, December 5, 2018, at the Hillis, Combs & Nestor Funeral Home, 935 Forest Avenue, Zanesville, where a Christian Vigil will be held at 7:15PM. Funeral Mass will be celebrated 10:30 AM, Thursday, December 6, 2018, at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church with Fr. Jan C.P. Sullivan as celebrant. Diane will be laid to rest in Zanesville Memorial Park. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church, 144 North Fourth Street, Zanesville, Ohio 43701 in Diane’s memory. To sign the online register book or to send a personal condolence note please visit www.hilliscombsnestor.com

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