- June 6, 1957 - January 24, 2013
- Louisville, Kentucky
of Diane's Passing
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“Diane & I were good friends in high school. I will always remember all the fun times we shared. I was included in her favorite memories in our...Read More »
1 of 21 | Posted by: Diane Mahoney Tierney - Ocala, FL
“i only learned yesterday of Dianes passing and there is just no way to understand. I am so very sad; still great disbelief. She and I would engage in...Read More »
2 of 21 | Posted by: Marcia Carnal - louisville, KY
“Diane was in one of my clinical groups at KBH Sch. of Nsg. years ago and I have enjoyed the many times I have seen her over the years at Baptist East...Read More »
3 of 21 | Posted by: Ruby Miller - Louisville, KY
“So sorry to hear this. worked at bhe.so friendly and helpful.always smiling and would help in any way.a good nurse.ueul
4 of 21 | Posted by: beverly perkins - louisville, KY
“I worked with Diane many years at Baptist East - I was so very saddened to hear of her passing. She would always take time to say hello and chat for...Read More »
5 of 21 | Posted by: Lottie Roberts - Louisville, KY
“I worked with Diane for many years at Baptist Hospital. She always had time for a quick chat and smile. I am sorry to hear of her passing and will...Read More »
6 of 21 | Posted by: Carol Becht - Louisville, KY
“We have many good memories of oujr friend and co=worker. You will be missed.
Pat Schweitzer & Judy...Read More »
7 of 21 | Posted by: Judy Burkhardt - Louisville, KY
“I can't remember how long I have known Diane as I have worked at BHE for 35 years. What I can remember, is seeing her in the hallway and always...Read More »
8 of 21 | Posted by: Nancy Inman - Brandenburg, KY
“I am deeply saddened by the passing of Diane. We recently met in a pod group on the phone about 3 months a go for the first time. She definitely came...Read More »
9 of 21 | Posted by: E.Dianne Rogers - NC
“I was so sad and shocked to hear of Diane's passing. I just saw her last Tuesday and I really enjoyed talking with her We grew up together and I...Read More »
10 of 21 | Posted by: Pamela Bunger Mikusi - Crestwood, KY
“To my dear friend and cousin by marriage, I love you dearly, will always remember the fun and laughs we had. I am sure that Wib, Betty, and Basil...Read More »
11 of 21 | Posted by: Nancy Lancaster - FL
“I am so sorry to hear this. I am in disbelief. I was a member of Diane's pod group for life coaching. She and I laughed together so much, but never...Read More »
12 of 21 | Posted by: Christine Dake - Patchogue, NY
“God blessed us when he brought us together. We love you.
13 of 21 | Posted by: Dan and La Roach - Louisville, KY
“I was a co-worker of Diane's at Baptist East for close to 10 years.She was a fun,
caring woman who enjoyed her job during good times and hard ones.
...Read More »
14 of 21 | Posted by: Teresa Sanders - Louisville, KY
“To Diane's family: I was so surprised to see Diane's obituary this morning as I was actually searching for another friend who passed away in...Read More »
15 of 21 | Posted by: Cindy Teague-Kelley - Richmond, KY
“We have known Diane and her family for over 40 years. Diane was a beautiful person with love and a caring heart for all she knew. Just this week...Read More »
16 of 21 | Posted by: The Nielsen Family
“You have been a good and longtime friend to my siter Trina. Thanks for everything you gave and the time you spent with her in her time of need. Now...Read More »
17 of 21 | Posted by: Cheryl Terrill - Lou, KY - Friend
“beautiful inside and out,thanks for part of your life
18 of 21 | Posted by: john weber - louisville, KY
“Beautiful person who will be sadly missed. May God keep all of you in His loving arms.
19 of 21 | Posted by: Rhonda Shircliff - Louisville, KY
“DIane was always so nice, inviting, loving, and one feisty red head throughout the many years of knowing her. She and Steve always welcomed my...Read More »
20 of 21 | Posted by: Ken O'Neil - Louisville, KY
“You will live in my heart forever. You have taken care of my dear friend for many years and he will never be the same without you. Gods speed be with...Read More »
21 of 21 | Posted by: Kenny Heibert - Charlestown, IN
Diane McFarland Vittitow, R.N, 55, of Louisville, KY passed away on Thursday, January 24, 2013.
Diane was a caregiver by trade and was always there to help those she cared for; from sun burn to a cold Diane was there to heal. Diane celebrated life, she loved to immerse herself in the miracle of nature. Diane was grateful and humbled by the gifts of the universe. She was a gift we will all cherish.
Diane was preceded in death by her father, Wilbur McFarland.
She is survived by her husband the love of her life, Steven Vittitow, her proud mother Edeltraut (Dell) McFarland who dearly loved her, two daughters, Stephanie Slaughter (Ryan Moberly) and Kristin Slaughter; two grandchildren, Gavin and Corbin Moberly; brother, David McFarland (Cathy); niece, Katie and nephew, Michael McFarland, all of Atlanta, GA.
Funeral service will be held at 5:00 pm on Sunday at Schoppenhorst Underwood and Brooks Funeral Home (Preston Hwy at Brooks Rd.) with cremation to follow.
Friends may pay their respects on Sunday from 11:30 am until the time of service at Schoppenhorst.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to Diane's grandchildren's education fund.
Family video on www.subfuneralhome.com