Diana Sue Meek, 61, of Bucyrus, Ks, passed away Saturday, April 2, 2011, at Olathe Medical Center.
Diana was born December 16, 1949 in Gardner, KS to Henry Joseph and Pauline Jesse (Yackle) Broockerd. She graduated from Spring Hill High School and attended Emporia State Teachers College. Diana married William R. Meek on December 29, 1967 in Gardner. She was an infant room assistant teacher at the DayBrook Learning Center in Spring Hill. She had previously worked as a co-op specialist for Westlake Hardware in Lenexa, KS. Diana belonged to the Spring Hill United Methodist Church. She enjoyed her lake home and was into crafts and scrapbooking. Diana loved being a grandma and attending her grandchildren’s activities. She will be dearly missed by her family and community.
She was preceded by her mother in 2007, and her three little angels. Diana is survived by her husband William, of the home; her father Henry; her children Matt and Jennifer Meek, Malissa and Don Torrez and Mark and Stephanie Meek; grandchildren Mallory, Brenden, Aidan, Luke, Jackson, Carter and Clayton, and mother and father-in-law Marlys and Bud Meek,
all of Spring Hill; siblings Dennis Broockerd and Jo of Stilwell, Ks, Debra Cropp and Jim of Fairfield, OH, David Broockerd and Bonnie of Osawatomie, KS, Doug Broockerd and Dana of Spring Hill, and Dawna Buchholz and Michael of Olathe, KS.
Funeral Services will be 11:00 am Wednesday, April 6, 2011 at Grace Community Church of the Nazarene, 19300 S 169 Hwy, Spring Hill, KS. Burial will follow at Spring Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be from 3 – 8:00 pm Tuesday, April 5, 2011 at Bruce Funeral Home, 712 S Webster, Spring Hill, KS, 913-592-2244. Memorial Contributions may be made to the Spring Hill United Methodist Church. Condolences may be sent to www.brucefuneralhome.com.