Diana Lynn Hewitt, age 61, a resident of Nineveh, PA most of her life, recently of Pittsburgh, PA, passed away surrounded by her family on Sunday, September 2, 2018, in Cheswick, PA.
Born July 20, 1957 in Washington, PA, she was the daughter of the late Donald L. and Norma J. (Hammet) Carroll, Jr.
Diana graduated from West Greene High School in 1975 and from the Ohio Valley School of Nursing in 1978 as a Registered Nurse. She later received her BSN from the University of Pittsburgh. Diana retired in May 2018 from UPMC Presbyterian Emergency Department as a Senior Professional Staff Nurse where she worked for 19 years. She was formerly a Paramedic with Fayette EMS, EMS Southwest, and the Morris Twp. Volunteer Fire Department. Diana was a member of the Emergency Nurses Association and of the Nineveh United Methodist Church. She loved to travel with her daughters and friends from work, having visited all 50 states. She vacationed with her family in the Outer Banks in North Carolina every summer and she recently traveled to Cuba. Her grandchildren and family were her pride and joy. She will be dearly missed by all her knew and loved her.
She is survived by her four daughters, Amy (Jeffrey) Thomas, Jr., of Windber, PA., Jessica Price (David), of Waynesburg, PA, Samantha Hewitt, of Pittsburgh, PA, and Rachel (Matthew) Desch, of Natrona Heights, PA.; her grandchildren, Charlotte Thomas, Maxwell Price, and Theodore Thomas, with a new grandchild expected in March; and a brother, Randy Carroll, of Nineveh, PA.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Friends will be received on Wednesday September 5, 2018 at 2-4 P.M. and 6-8 P.M at Kesterson-Rush Funeral Home, LLC. 3275 W. Roy Furman Hwy. Rogersville, PA 15359. Telephone: 724-499-5181. A funeral survice will be held on Thursday, September 6, 2018 at 1:00 P.M. at the funeral home, with Pastor Scott Lawrence, officiating. Burial will follow at Rosemont Cemetery, Center Twp., PA.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contribution may be made to the ALS Association, www.alsa.org or P.O. Box 37022, Boone, IA 50037-0022.
Please view and sign the online tribute wall at www.kestersonfh.com.