Dianna Kae (Shaff) Conner

April 9, 2021

Dianna Kae (Shaff) Conner, 76, of Marietta, Georgia, died April 9, 2021.  She was born in March 1, 1945, in Frankfort Indiana, to Samuel C. Shaff and Margaret “Clementine” (Loy) Leaman.  Married and widowed twice, her first was to Dennis E. Conner, they lived in Lafayette, where they had 2 children.  She later married John E. Wood 1976 and moved to Wisconsin.

Dianna graduated in 1962 from Jefferson High School, Lafayette, Ind., then attended Indiana Business College and studied accounting.  Growing up she enjoyed living on Lake Freeman, and was an avid water skier. Later in life enjoyed being a member of the Eastern Star Women’s Masonic Order, Curling and Friday night fish fry’s.  Always a chameleon able to adapt moving around as job demands, with family.  Moved to Florida and earned her Florida Real Estate License.  She was an active Real Estate Agent for Prudential Realty and then Keller Williams until retirement. Shortly after retirement she moved back to Georgia to be near her family. She became an active member of Kennesaw United Methodist Church, Kennesaw, GA.  She enjoyed the Church’s Bible Study and the Church’s Ladies Group.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK  73123 or at cancer.org or The National Kidney Foundation, 30 E. 33rd St., New York, NY  10016 or at kidney.org

Visitation and Services

Visitation will be Noon-1 p.m. Saturday, April 24, 2021 at Goodwin Funeral Home, 200 S. Main St., Frankfort. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Saturday at the funeral Home. Burial will be in Bunnell Cemetery. Out of respect for the health, safety, and comfort of all in attendance, guests will be expected to adhere to current CDC guidelines regarding appropriate social distancing and the wearing of masks.

Survived by:

Daughter: Dawn Salmon, Husband Grant Salmon, Grandsons Nicholas & Ryan Salmon , Sister: Mary Ann Seale, Husband Alvin Seale, Niece: Melissa Craddock & Husband Rick Craddock Great niece: Ella & Clare Craddock Nephew: Michael Henderson, great nephews: Sam & Max Henderson.

Preceded by:

Father, Samuel Shaff and step-father, William Leaman Mother, Margret Clementine (Loy) Leaman , Husband, Dennis E. Conner 2nd Husband, John E. Wood, Son, Dennis “Bradley “Conner

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  1. Rose (Long) Pfrommer April 23, 2021 at 9:54 am

    I am so sorry for your loss. Lots of memories growing up with Dianna and Mary Ann. I want to give all a big hug and know you are in my thoughts and prayers. I will visit everytime I go to the cemetery for mom and dad ( Dud & Lottie Long)

  2. Lisa L. Mitchell April 23, 2021 at 10:15 am

    So sorry to hear of your loss. Diane was such a fun, loving person. The video you posted was absolutely beautiful. Prayers of comfort to her family and friends.
    Sincerely,
    Lisa Long Mitchell

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