Diane Lynn (Holdsworth) Wiener was born on September 17, 1960 in Denison, Iowa to Melvin and Clarion (Evers) Holdsworth.
Diane passed away into the arms of Jesus on December 28, 2019 at the Denison Care Center in Denison, Iowa, at the age of 59, after a courageous battle with Glioblastoma brain cancer.
Diane grew up on the family farm east of Manilla, Iowa. She was baptized and confirmed at Trinity Lutheran Church in Manilla and attended Manilla Community School, graduating in 1979.
She attended Midland Lutheran College in Fremont, Neb., graduating in 1983 with her Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing. Diane was subsequently licensed as a Registered Nurse.
Diane was united in marriage to David Wiener on August 10, 1985 in Manilla, Iowa. The two lived in Omaha, Neb., moving to the country between Missouri Valley and Logan, Iowa in 1995 where they raised their two children, Elizabeth and James.
In 2007, Diane left the workforce to stay at home with the kids and help out her parents. Diane was active in the Teacher’s Support Organization where she served as the Treasurer for many years. She was also active in Boy Scouts and Immanuel Lutheran Church Council.
Her family will always remember her love of cats, dogs, blankets, the color purple, reading and so much more.
Diane was proceeded in death by her grandparents, William and Sophia Evers and Ed and Emma Holdsworth; her brother, Randall Holdsworth, and several aunts and uncles.
She is survived by her husband Dave Wiener of Logan, Iowa; daughter Elizabeth (Will) Greer of Ames, Iowa; son, James Wiener of Logan, Iowa; parents Melvin and Clarion Holdsworth of Denison, Iowa; sister Rhonda (Doyle) Slavik of Schleswig, Iowa; father and mother-in-law Darrell and Janet Wiener of LeMars, Iowa; sisters-in-law: Joleen Gorman of Fort Payne, Alabama; Susan (Gene) Radke of Ord, Neb.; Julie (Stephen) Baker of Ord, Neb.; and many nieces, nephews, cousins and other family members.
A visitation was held January 2, 2020, with a Prayer Service immediately following at the Logan Memorial Chapel, Logan, Iowa.
The family requests that memorials be made in Diane’s name to: Immanuel Lutheran Church, Logan, Iowa; Harrison County Humane Society or to the National Brain Tumor Society via Diane’s page: https://nbtsevents.braintumor.org/dianewiener.
A luncheon was served in the Church Fellowship Hall following the service. All were invited to join in and share memories of Diane.
Funeral services were held January 3, 2020 at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Logan, Iowa. Pastor Daniel Steeb officiated.
Organist was Dona Emswiler. Congregational selections were “How Great Thou Art” and “Amazing Grace”. Music Selections were “Hallelujah”, “Three Wooden Crosses”, and “Deeper Than The Holler."
Casket bearers were Tim Barrett, Jeff Muhlbaur, Alex Skeen, Andrew Skeen, Jordan Thistle and Jack Winther.
Her final resting place will be the Logan Cemetery with interment at a later date.