Diane Elizabeth Besaw, age 29, of Escanaba, passed away late Tuesday evening, January 25, 2011, at the St. Francis Hospital in Escanaba, due to an apparent heart attack.
Diane was born December 28, 1981 in Escanaba, the daughter of Theodore and Janet (Guindon) Besaw Sr. She was a 2001 graduate of Escanaba High School and was currently employed in hotel registration at the Island Resort and Casino. She also enjoyed camping, road trips, music and her two dogs, Emma and Noah. She will be dearly missed by her family and many friends.
Diane is survived by her loving mother, Janet Besaw of Escanaba; her sister Debbie (Ty) Sagataw of Escanaba; half-brothers Todd and Ted Jr.; half sister Tammy; her fiance Dale Gross of Escanaba; her uncle Alan (Teri) Guindon of LaVerne, California and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her father and maternal grandparents Edward and Helen Guindon.
Diane’s family will receive friends on Monday, January 31 from 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM at the Skradski-Boyce Funeral Home in Escanaba. Funeral services will follow at 5:00 PM at the funeral home with Rev. Fr. Emmett Norden officiating. Diane will be laid to rest in the Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery. Memorial contributions in Diane’s name may be directed to the Delta County Animal Shelter.