Diane Lynn Carpenter, 73, died September 10, 2023, in Tampa, FL. She was born in Grand Forks, ND. Diane graduated from Faucett High School in St. Joseph, MO. She continued her education to further her career in health care by attending many institutions of higher education. She married Dale Carpenter in 1974 in MO. She was of the Christian faith. She loved antiquing, cooking, and spending time with her family.
She was preceded in death by 3 sisters and 3 brothers in law, Yvonne (Henry), Laura (Abe), and Lois (Dick) and stepson, Jerrill Carpenter. She is survived by her husband, Dale Carpenter; one daughter, Melissa Fleenor; one stepson, John Carpenter; two stepsisters, Sheryl Pennington, Susan Melin; and 5 grandchildren, Travis Pennington, Rebecca Carpenter, Serena Reynolds, Charity, and Hope Melin. nieces, nephews, and uncles: Brandon, Liam, Megan, and Sabrina, Tim, Broden, Crystal and Chloe, Susan and Rick, Shelly, Lynn and Tori, David; Henry, Abe, Dick, Lesa, Olivia, Madeline, John, Amanda, Bradley, Ayden, Jason and Daniel.