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Diane P. McGuire

April 24, 1965 — January 6, 2023


Diane P. McGuire, 57, of Punxsutawney, passed away on Friday January 6, 2023 at the Punxsutawney Area Hospital.

She was born April 24, 1965 to Patrick and Arlene (Smith) McGuire in Punxsutawney.

Diane was an active member of First Church of God, participating in WCG Ladies where she served as secretary. Diane also helped out with the Good News Club. She attended Wednesday night Bible study at Chestnut Grove Independent church. Diane was a 1983 graduate of the Punxsutawney Area High School. She retired in 2021 from the Jefferson County Assistance Office. Diane enjoyed attending southern gospel concerts and being active in her church. She loved her family. She would cook meals or soup for her family and friends delivering to their door step. Diane always wanted to make sure her family and friends had leftovers to take home.

She is survived by a sister Bridget A. Rice, a niece, Annelise Rice a nephew Wyldon Rice all of Bellefonte, an aunt Patricia “Molly” Dembosky and husband Albert, Indiana, and an uncle Paul Smith, IL. and numerous cousins and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Friends will be received on Tuesday, January 10, 2022 from 1:00 PM until the time of service at

5:00 PM at the McCabe Funeral Home Inc., 114 Maple Ave., Punxsutawney, PA 15767 with Rev. Rob VanFossen officiating.

Memorial donations may be made to the First Church of God, 23 Skyview Dr., Punxsutawney, PA 15767, or Chestnut Grove Independent Church, 342 Lipp Road, Punxsutawney, PA 15767.

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