Diane L. Faverty of Hermitage passed away at 5:45 p.m. Wednesday, April 30, 2014, in the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, from complications after surgery. She was 56.
Miss Faverty was born Nov. 20, 1957, in Sharon, a daughter of Harold N. and Nancy D. Miller Faverty of Hermitage.
She was a 1976 graduate of Hickory High School, Hermitage.
In her younger years, Diane had managed the kitchen at a county jail while living in Indiana.
As an active member of Gentle Shepherd Church of the Nazarene in Hermitage, Diane loved her church and had been involved with many activities including being a Sunday school teacher and greeter, a member of the women’s ministry and helping with children’s Bible quizzing and vacation Bible school.
Diane enjoyed sewing, crocheting, knitting, embroidering and reading, along with spending time with her family.
Besides her parents, she is survived by: her two sisters, Brenda Faverty, Hermitage; and Paula Babish and her husband Gary, South Jordan, Utah; along with her niece, Kelly Babish, Gallup, N.M.; and her nephew, Justin Babish, Seattle, Wash.
Memorial contributions may be made in her memory to Gentle Shepherd Church of the Nazarene, 3480 Shenango Valley Freeway, Hermitage, PA 16148.
Diane L., 56, Hermitage.
Calling hours: Friends are invited to call from 11 a.m. to time of service Saturday (5-3-14) in Gentle Shepherd Church of the Nazarene, Hermitage. Condolences to the family may be expressed by visiting stevensonfuneralhome.net
Service: Funeral service at 1 p.m. Saturday in the church with the Rev. G. Martin Gentzler, pastor, officiating.
Interment: Hillcrest Memorial Park, Hermitage.
Arrangements by HAROLD W. STEVENSON FUNERAL HOME, 264 E. State St., Sharon.