Diana Serres

Diana Jean Serres, 50 of Stoddard, Wis., and formally of Eitzen, Minn. died Tuesday, May 22 2012, peacefully in her home.

She was born in England Aug. 3 1961, to Kenneth and Hazel Gilmer.

She is survived by her parents Kenneth and Hazel Gilmer of Coon Rapids, Minn.; three brothers, Steve (Cyndi) Gilmer, Coon Rapids; Kenny (Nadine) Gilmer, Andover, Minn.; Mark (Laurie) Gilmer, Andover; her four children Derek (Amie) Adamson, Jacquie (Dustin) Byrnes, Danielle (Matt) Sauer, Jinette Adamson; five grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. She is also survived by her special friend Rick Overby.

She was preceded in death by her grandparents.

Diana enjoyed the outdoors, especially mushroom and ginseng hunting, crossword puzzles, reading, animals and cooking for her family.

A memorial gathering for friends and family will be held on Friday, May 25 at the Blaschke & Schneider Funeral Home, 1501 West Ave. South, La Crosse, Wis., from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Online condolences may be made at www.blaschkeschneider.com