Diane Q. (Quigley) Hozyash, 57, wife of Robert J. Hozyash for 28 years, of Boyertown, passed away on Wednesday at Reading Hospital after a battle with cancer.
Born in Camden, NJ, she was the daughter of Martha (Beiler) Quigley and the late Joseph Quigley.
Diane was a 1970 graduate of Spring-Ford H.S. and a 1973 graduate of the Montgomery Hospital School of Nursing. She then continued on to graduate in 1976 from the Montgomery Hospital School of Anesthesia. She worked as a nurse-anesthetist for 33 years and last worked for Delaware Valley Anesthesia. Diane loved animals, gardening and spending time at the shore. She was a loving wife and mother and will be sadly missed.
Along with her husband and mother, she is survived by her daughters Krista A. and Erin C. Hozyash; her sisters Lynn Ellis, wife of Thomas, Joan Strehle, wife of George, Susan Quigley, Elaine Hofmann, Carol Royce, wife of William and Ann Quigley; and her brother Michael Quigley.
Visitation will be held on Sunday from 2PM to 4PM at Catagnus Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Inc., 1020 E. Phila. Ave., Gilbertsville. Services and burial will be private.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Diane’s name to either the Humane Society of Berks County, 1801 N. 11th Street, Reading, PA 19604 or Boyertown Area Multi-Service Emergency Food Program, 200 W. Spring Street, Boyertown, PA 19512.