Diane E. Wieland, 61, of Mondovi, Wis., passed away Tuesday, April 24, 2012, in her home. Born Aug. 3, 1950, in Rockford, the daughter of Joyce E. (Erb) and Ferdinand S. Aramovich. Diane was a graduate of Boylan Catholic High School, Class of 1968, and attended both Rock Valley College and Bradley University.
She is lovingly survived by her daughters, Sarah (Christopher) Sheppard of Champaign, Mary (Chad) Stolte of Red Bud and Lora (Jeff) Thornton of Oregon and their father, John Wieland of Mt. Morris; grandchildren, Gavin and Logan Sheppard, Warren and Lucy Stolte, Katlyn and Issac Reber, and Haley and Hanna Thornton; mother, Joyce Aramovich; sisters, Lynn (John) Larkin of Rockford and Susan (Scott) Burbank of Homer, Alaska; brothers, John (Francie) Aramovich of Evergreen, Colorado, David (Molly) Aramovich of Overland Park, Kansas and Mike (Marcia) Aramovich of Rockford; aunt and uncle, Clifford and Patricia Erb and many nieces, nephews and cousins.
Memorial gathering was from 2 to 4 p.m., Sunday, May 6, at Fitzgerald Funeral Home & Crematory, Mulford Chapel, 1860 S. Mulford Road, Rockford, IL 61108. In lieu of flowers, memorials to the charity of donor’s choice. To express online condolences, please visit www.fitzgeraldfuneralhome.com.
From the May 9-15, 2012, issue