Diane L. “Grandma” Hamilton, 75, LaGrange, died Monday, November 21, 2011 at her residence.
She was born December 30, 1935, in Kendallville, to Eugene W. and Luella (Hinkley) Sibert. Moving from Noble County to LaGrange in 1959, she retired from Starcraft Manufacturing in Emma, where she had worked in sewing production. She had also worked at Lucy’s Vedie Twist in LaGrange.
She was married January 30, 1959 in LaGrange, to Robert L. Hamilton. He preceded her in death on May 10, 2008.
Surviving are one daughter and son-in-law, Cathy and Dale Smallwood, Mongo; three sons and two daughters-in-law, Craig Treesh, Orland, Scott and Lucy Hamilton, LaGrange, and Mark and Juanita Hamilton, LaGrange; 10 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.
Services were held Saturday, November 26, at Frurip-May Funeral Home in LaGrange with Reverend Carldean Merrifield officiating.
Burial is in Greenwood Cemetery, LaGrange.
Memorials may be directed to the American Cancer Society or Parkview Home Health and Hospice.
Online condolences may be sent at www.fruripmayfuneral home.com.
Frurip-May Funeral Home in LaGrange was in charge of arrangements.