Dianne L. Sheets

Dianne L. Sheets, 66, of Columbia City, IN, and having ties to Roanoke, IN, died Wednesday, May 3, 2017.

She was born Jan. 15, 1951, in Fort Wayne to Robert E. and Mary Claire Nill Miller.

Survivors include two sons, Shawn (Jennifer) Sheets and Barry (Tavi) Sheets, both of Columbia City; two sisters, Sharon “Sherry” Miller, of Fort Wayne, and twin Sue (Dave) Winters, a former Roanoke resident now living in Vancouver, WA; and six grandchildren, Robby Sheets, Ryan Sheets, Kyndra Sheets, Layla Sheets, Adaisyn Sheets and Brantlyne Sheets.

She is also survived by her former husband, Jim Sheets, of Roanoke.

Calling is Monday, May 8, 2017, from 9 a.m. to 9:30 a.m., at St. Catherine of Alexandria Catholic Church in Nix Settlement, at the corner of Ind.-9 and CR 1000S, Whitley County. A Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 9:30 a.m. at the church, with Rev. Dale A. Bauman presiding. Burial will be at Catholic Cemetery, Fort Wayne.

Memorial gifts may be made to St. Catherine’s Church for Masses or to the American Cancer Society in care of Roanoke Memorial Chapel, 240 Crestwood Drive, Roanoke, IN 46783.

Online condolences may be made at www.dealricefuneralhomes.com.