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Obituary for Diane L DeRose

Diane L DeRose, 67, of East Freedom passed away at UPMC Altoona on Wednesday, March 23, 2022.

Born on April 27, 1954, in Lebanon, PA, she was the daughter of the late Ernest G Lutz and Joan G Zimmerman.

Diane enjoyed fishing, camping and hunting. She found joy in spending time outdoors. She was also an animal lover.

Diane is survived by her two sons, Shawn and Tony DeRose; two brothers, Chris Lutz and Ted Berry; one sister Kim Jones and four grandchildren: Zoe, Ivan, Mark, and Aaron.

Along with her parents she was preceded in death by her long time significant other Albert J “Pidge” Yingling.

It was Diane’s wish for funeral services to be private and at the convenience of the family.