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Diane Blackburn


Diane M. Blackburn, 63, of Elizabethtown, formerly of Middletown, entered into rest suddenly on Sunday, February 9, at her home.


 She was born on March 30, 1950 in Harrisburg and was the daughter of the late Daniel and Arlene Bretz Dupler.


 She was a member of Seventh-Day Adventist Church, Hershey; she enjoyed collecting antiques; and she was a self-employed jewelry salesperson.


 She is survived by her two daughters Jamie L., wife of Kirk Shaffer of Middletown, and Lisa A., wife of Craig Turner of West Fairview; two sisters Linda Janouski Bailey of Vidalia, Va., and Tammy Dupler Stough, wife of Bryan of Dover; eight grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. 


 A Tribute to her life will be celebrated at 11:30 a.m. on Friday, February 14, at Matinchek and Daughter Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 260 E. Main St., Middletown, with Pastor Morgan Kochenower officiating.


 Burial will be in Woodlawn Memorial Gardens, Harrisburg.


 Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until time of service on Friday at the funeral home.


 Condolences may be sent to www.matinchekanddaughterfuneralhome.