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NORTH JACKSON - Funeral services celebrating the life of Diana L. Shields, 71, will be held at 4 p.m. on Saturday, May 26, at the Lane Family Funeral Homes, Austintown Chapel. Diana passed away Tuesday, May 22, 2018, at St. Elizabeth Boardman Health Center surrounded by her family.

She was born July 26, 1946, in Youngstown, the daughter of the late Francis and Isabel (Cramb) Protain.

Diana was a graduate of Jackson Milton High School, class of 1964, and worked in Shipping and Receiving at Tamco Distributors until her retirement in 1997.

She enjoyed gardening and traveling to the beach and Disney with her family.

Diana leaves three children, Tracy (Greg) Wise of Canfield, Tami Shields and Bob Shields, both of North Jackson; four grandchildren, Matthew (Megan) Shields, Tori (Dom) and Taylor Wise, and Cole Shields; two sisters, Cathy (Bill) Garland of Mineral Ridge, and Melissa (Bob) Ellis of Boardman; as well as three nieces, Katie (Chad) Morris, Sarah (Nick) Serb, and Lauryn Ellis; and one great-niece, Finley Morris.

Diana was preceded in death by her parents.

Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. on Saturday at the Lane Family Funeral Homes, Austintown Chapel, where services will begin at 4 p.m.

Family and friends may visit www.lanefuneralhomes.com to view this obituary and send condolences.

Guestbook Entries

Nice Lady

“Mrs. Shields was a beautiful person, with a wonderful family which she raised. God Bless her. ”

 » Jim Pepperney on May 25, 2018

My deepest condolences

“Now is Diana‚Äôs time to rest...may Jehovah God the God of all comfort...comfort his family and friends in this time of need...2 Corinthians 1:3,4”

 » KMB  on June 6, 2018

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