Dukeshire, Diane – it is with sadness that the family announces the passing of Diane Dukeshire at Moira Place, Tweed on Thursday, May 21st, 2015 in her 76th year. Diane was born on May 8th, 1940 in Timmins, ON, the second child of the late Henry and Leila Welin. She has lived in Belleville with her husband Ken Dukeshire since 1970. Diane is survived by her daughter, Cindy (Brad) Rush of Oakville. She is the proud grandmother of Rachel Rush, currently studying at Queen’s in Kingston and Cooper Rush, currently studying at Sir Wilfred Laurier in Waterloo. Diane is also survived by her sister, Marlaine (Stanley) Burke of Kingston, NS and her brothers Eric (Margaret) Welin, also of Kingston, NS and Brian Welin of Comox, BC. She is predeceased by her brother Dwight Welin.
The family is planning a service to be held in mid June.
Arrangements in the care of the Steele Funeral Home, Moira Street Chapel (613-968-2273).
If desired, Memorial Donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or the Diabetes Association would be appreciated by the family.
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