MATTOON -- Diana Lynn Mietzner, 63, of Mattoon, IL, passed away at 8:00 p.m. on Monday June 17, 2019, at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana, IL.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 am on Monday June 24, 2019, in Trinity Lutheran Church, Stewardson, IL with Rev. David Weaver officiating. Visitation will be from 9:00-10:30 am Monday in the church. Burial will be in Stewardson Cemetery, Stewardson, IL. Memorials may be given to Trinity Lutheran Church or Trinity Lutheran School. Arrangements are by Howe and Yockey Funeral Home, Strasburg, IL.
Diana was born on April 28, 1956, the daughter of Richard L. and Laura L. (Patterson) Mietzner and grew up in the Stewardson area. She attended Trinity Lutheran and Stew-Stras Schools and graduated from Stew-Stras High School in 1974. She was baptized at Grace Lutheran Church in Strasburg on May 13, 1956, by Pastor A.J. Goldberger. She was confirmed at Trinity Lutheran Church in Stewardson, on Palm Sunday, 1970, by Pastor George Williams. She was a lifelong member of the Trinity Lutheran Church. In 1979, she graduated from Eastern Illinois University and was employed by Illinois Consolidated Telephone Company, later Consolidated Communications Inc., in Mattoon for forty years. She loved her cats and was an avid reader. She truly enjoyed her forty years at CCI.
Diana is survived by her parents, Richard and Laura Mietzner of Stewardson, IL; sister-in-law Nancy Mietzner of Ballwin, MO; and nieces Katie Mietzner and Jenny Mietzner, both of Ballwin, MO.
She was preceded in death by her brother Gary A. Mietzner.
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