Diane M. Hurst, 69, Newburgh

Diane M. Hurst, 69, of Newburgh, died Friday April 3, at Select Specialty Hospital in Evansville. She was born October 14, 1950, to Marinus H. and Ardella (Laake) Weyer. She married Pat Hurst June 19, 1971, at St. Ferdinand Catholic Church in Ferdinand.

Diane was a member of Divine Mercy Parish, St. Anthony Church, and its church choir. She was a member of St. Anthony Home Economics Club, St. Anthony Christian Mothers Sodality, and Christ Renews His Parish. She enjoyed music, playing bingo, cards, and board games with her family and friends. She loved spending time with her family, especially with her grandchildren.

She is survived by her husband of 48 years, Pat Hurst; two sons, Joseph Hurst and wife Lana, Princeton, and Michael Hurst and wife Kaytlin, U.S. Army; three daughters, Suzanne Hurst, Evansville, Karen Strahl and husband Sean, Boonville, and Kristine Breitweiser and husband Craig, Velpen; seven grandchildren, Katherine “Katie,” Elija, Lucille, and Joshua Hurst, Allyssa and Emily Strahl, and Jennifer Breitweiser; and three brothers, Dennis Weyer and wife Janice, Larry Weyer and wife Mary, and Mark Weyer and wife Gayle, all of Ferdinand.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Marinus and Ardella Weyer.

Private family graveside services will be held Wednesday in St. Ferdinand Church Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to the Sisters of St. Benedict. Online condolences can be shared at www.becherfuneralhome.com.

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