Diane Sylvia (Nylund) Allen

VANCOUVER, Wash. – Diane Sylvia (Nylund) Allen died suddenly on August 22, 2013, in Vancouver, Wash.

Diane was born in Pelkie on December 9, 1946, to Wm. and Tyne Nylund. She graduated from Redford Union High in 1965. She moved from Brighton, Mich., to Washington state in 2005 to be near her children.

Diane was preceded in death by her parents, William and Tyne Nylund.

Diane is survived by four children, Denise Kaski, Jim Kaski, Nancy (Muonio) Kaski, Dyana Kaski of Wash.; six grandchildren; sisters, Carol (Bob, deceased) Stapula of Howell, Mich., Nancy Arthur of Atlantic Mine, Ellen (Bill) Even of Port Charlotte, Fla., Susan (Tom) See of Hartland, Mich.; brother, Bill (Vivian) Nylund of Brighton, Mich.; Aunt, Ruth Beck of Marquette; and many nieces, nephews and cousins.

Cremation has taken place. Celebration of Diane’s life will be held in the U.P. in the near future.