Obituary of Diana Lynn Tanner |

Obituary of Diana Lynn Tanner

Diana Lynn Tanner passed away on May 5, 2019 at her mother’s residence. She was 56.

Memorial Services will be held at 10 a.m., on Saturday, June 1, 2019 at Peace Lutheran Church in Grass Valley. Reception and graveside service will follow.

Diana was born on April 4, 1963 to Linda and Gary Tanner. She resided in Grass Valley most of her life. She was a graduate of Jerry Lee Beauty College and owned “The Gold Brush Hair Salon” of Nevada City. Diana graduated Suma Cum Laude at Sac State University with a BA in Administration of Justice. She worked as a parole officer for the state of Oregon, and she was co-owner of the Rainbow Ranch Cattle Company. Lastly, she worked for Placer County Office of Rehabilitation in Auburn, CA. She will be laid to rest at Greenwood Memorial Gardens with her father and family.

Diana had a passion in raising purebred cattle with her family. She had a thirst for learning and reading. She studied veterinary science and was active in 4H and FFA as a young lady.

She was devoted to her family, had a kind heart, and could be counted on for warm conversation. She was very well liked.

Diana is survived by her mother, Linda Tanner of Grass Valley; her sister, Gina Guzman of Meadow Vista; and her brother Walt Tanner of Cedar Ridge.

She was preceded in death by her father, Gary Tanner and her sister, Kimberly Tanner.

Memorial Contributions and flowers can be made/sent to: Interfaith Food Ministry and PLCW Bereavement Fund through Peace Lutheran Church, 828 West Main Street, Grass Valley, CA 95945.

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