Published: 1:46 pm, Wed. Feb. 8th, 2017Updated: 1:44 pm
Memorial services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Friday, Feb. 10, at Living Well Church of the Nazarene for Linda Diane Kimberlin.
Kimberlin, 67, passed peacefully Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017, in the presence of her family.
Rev. Eric Zottnick will officiate at the services. Cremation has taken place under the direction of Anderson Bethany Funeral Home and Crematory.
Diane was born March 9, 1949, in Springfield, Ill., the daughter of Glen Edwin and Viola Marie (Gibson) Anderson. She graduated from Waverly High School in 1967 and attended Passavant Hospital School of Nursing, graduating in 1970.
Diane worked as a registered nurse for 46 years and touched many lives.
On Dec. 19, 1969, she married Cecil Harvey Kimberlin in Jacksonville, Ill. She supported her husband in his pastorate and was a faithful servant of Christ.
Diane was deeply loved by her family, her church family, her friends, and her patients. Her grace, compassion and skill as a nurse and caregiver will be greatly missed.
Survivors include her husband, Cecil, of Artesia; daughters Tina Gibson and husband Bobby of Monahans, Texas, and Joan Neeley and husband Robey of Odessa, Texas; mother Marie Anderson of Waverly, Ill.; brothers Darrell and Ronald Anderson, both of Waverly, Lyndel Anderson and wife Mary of St. Joseph, Mo., and Harold Anderson and wife Brenda of Jacksonville; grandchildren Ryan and Jessica Hagedorn, Gabriel Valerio, Dakota Fason and Corwyn Neeley; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her father, Glen Edwin Anderson, and her grandparents.
Memorial contributions may be made to the ALS Association, New Mexico Chapter, 2309 Renard Place, Ste. 202, Albuquerque, N.M., 57106.
Arrangements are under the direction of Anderson Bethany Funeral Home and Crematory of Roswell. Condolences may be expressed online at andersonbethany.com.