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“Dear Ray,We express our sympathy and send you God's Comfort Prayers! Diane and you are wonderful friends and over the top neighbors to our daughter,...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: George & Joy Hunyadi - Chromo, CO

“so many good memories with Diane and Dave. To her family and friends, God Bless you and comfort you at this time. ”
2 of 8 | Posted by: linda rainey - williamsburg, KY

“I am so sorry for your loss. Diane was a great gal. ”
3 of 8 | Posted by: Carol Barrett - Warren, OH

Ray & Diane at Jack's grad party on June 16, 2017. I love how tender they are together. “Diane was my mom-away-from-mom. Diane was our dear neighbor and friend. She has been part of our lives since we moved in to the house next to Ray...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Lisa MacKay - Stow, OH

“Diane, who was so full of life and fun - I'm having great difficulty in accepting she is no longer with us. I've known Diane for over 60 years - some...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: Dawn Carpenter - Kent, OH

“So very sorry for your lost. She had a great personality, was always fun to be around, she will be missed. ”
6 of 8 | Posted by: Bonnie Cook - Stow, OH

“Rest in Peace, Diane. I will miss you much more than anyone will know. Condolences to Ray, David and all family and friends. ”
7 of 8 | Posted by: Yvonne Romeo - Montgomery, TX

“Jeff and I have known Diane almost 25 years. She was a very classy, caring, and kind lady. And Oh how she loved her animals.We had great times when...Read More »
8 of 8 | Posted by: JEFF/JOANNA BROBST/HILL - FL

Diane Lynn Thompson, 76, of Stow, died Friday, January 5, 2018, at Select Specialty Hospital after a brief illness.

She was born May 4, 1941 in Ravenna, to Rocco J. and Helen L. (Meeker) Filomena. Diane owned and operated West View Hair Salon in Kent for many years. She also taught cosmetology at the beauty School in Cuyahoga Falls and retired from Macy's after many years of service. Diane was a loving and caring woman who took care of anyone in need. She loved to dress up, going to dinner, and going to the casinos. Diane was a beautiful person inside and out and loved all animals.

She is survived by fiancé, Ray Lubelski; twin brother, David Filomena; niece, Joan (Rusty) Best; nephews, Michael (Carol) Filomena and Christopher (Jen) Filomena; great nieces, Kari (Drew) Erdman, Jessica (Brian) Zack; great nephews, Alexander and Chase Filomena; great great niece, Julianna Filomena; brother-in-law, John DiMaso; sister-in-law, Sandy Filomena; aunt, Mary Weakland; extended family, Lance (Sarah) Lubelski, Cheryl Zimmerman, Mary (Geoff) Penney. She was preceded in death by her husband Robert Thompson; parents; and sister, Beverly DiMaso.

Family services will be held. Burial will be held at Standing Rock Cemetery. Memorial Contributions may be made to the ASPCA or the Animal Protective League, 8122 Infirmary Road, Ravenna, OH 44266. Bissler & Sons Funeral Home and Crematory are handling the arrangements.