In Memory

Diane G Buch (Stardy) - Class Of 1955

Stardy, Diane G. Racine. Age 72, passed away at Lakeshore Manor on Saturday, October 31, 2009. Diane was born in Milwaukee on June 8, 1937 to Herman and Gladys (nee Schreck) Buch. Diane married Francis C. Stardy, who preceded her in death. Survivors include her four sons, Scott (Karen) Stardy, of Kansas, Steven (Kelly) Stardy, of Texas, Stuart Stardy, of Milwaukee and Terrance (Melissa) Stardy, of Racine; six grandchildren, Nicholas, Margaret, Danielle, Matthew, Gabriel and Michael; and her sister, Patricia Buch, of Milwaukee. Diane is also survived by other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents and her dog and best buddy, Rutger. Memorials services for Diane will be held at the funeral home on Thursday, November 5, 2009, at 7 PM. Relatives and friends may meet with the family at the funeral home on Thursday from 5 PM until the time of services. Inurnment will take place at Woodlawn Cemetery in Milwaukee on Friday, November 6, 2009, at 11 AM. The family would like to extend a special thanks to the entire staff at Lakeshore Manor for their friendship and compassionate care. Purath-Strand Funeral Home & Crematory 3915 Douglas Avenue Racine, WI 53402 (262) 639-8000

Published in Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on Nov. 3, 2009