Diane W. Bussan, 73, of Normal, passed away at 2:02 p.m. on Sunday, April 15, 2018 at Advocate BroMenn Medical Center in Normal.
Her Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, April 18, 2018 at Historic St. Patrick Catholic Church in Bloomington with Fr. Jeff Stirniman officiating. Visitation will be one hour prior to mass at the church. Kibler-Brady-Ruestman Memorial Home in Bloomington is assisting the family with arrangements.
Interment will be in Calvary Cemetery in Pana, Illinois.
Diane was born on April 3, 1945 in Taylorville, a daughter to Harold B. and Irene Klein Wolf. She married Dr. David N. Bussan on August 15, 1970 in Morrisonville, Illinois.
Surviving is her husband, David of Normal; one daughter, Michelle (Wayne) Wagner of Westford, Mass.; fours sons: Nick (Nikki) Bussan of Heyworth, Dr. Matthew (Leila) Bussan, John Bussan and Mark Bussan all of Normal; grandchildren: Megan and Mikayla Wagner, Brooke Bussan, Madison Fisher, and Trinity and Felicity Bussan.
She is also survived by her brother, Pat (Glenna) Wolf of Morrisonville and sister, Janel Kutzler, of Chatham.ß
She was preceded in death by her parents, and an infant daughter, Melissa Marie Bussan.
Diane was a graduate of Illinois State University and University of Illinois receiving her Masters Degree in music. She taught at Epiphany School for many years where she enjoyed teaching music to her many students. Diane played the organ at 9:00 a.m. mass at Epiphany Catholic Church for many years.
She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother and fought a courageous battle with Parkinson’s Disease for over 20 years. Diane’s spirit and positive attitude was an inspiration to all whom she knew or came in contact with. She was dearly loved by her family and will be greatly missed.
Online condolences and memories of Diane may be shared with the family at kiblerbradyruestman.com.