Diane M. Chart, 51, of Winchester, passed away Saturday, Sept. 8, 2012, at Froedert Hospital in Milwaukee.
Diane was born in Burlington Dec. 28, 1960, to James G. and Margaret I. (Kerkhoff) Crowley. She spent her early life in Burlington and was a graduate of both St. Mary’s High School and Alverno College.
On Dec. 16, 1995, at Mitchell Park Horticultural Conservatory “The Domes,” Diane was united in marriage to Steven F. Chart. In 2006, they moved to Winchester.
Diane was the executive director at Northwoods Wildlife Center in Minocqua a member of the Rotary Club, the Babe Ruth Baseball Program and the Youth Exchange Program. She enjoyed nature and photography as well as supporting her children at their sporting events and other activities. Most of all, Diane loved spending time with her family and friends.
Survivors include her husband, Steven Chart; her children, Rebecca Schouten, Jessica Schouten, Dylan Chart and Austin Chart; her parents, James and Margaret Crowley, in-laws Fred and Rosie Chart, sisters Jacqueline (Bob) Riggs and Lisa (Mike) Tenhagen; sister-in-law Sandra (Steve) Ramczyk; and by nieces and nephews, Brian and Alyssa Riggs, Jared and Sadie Tenhagen and Courtney and Caila Ramczyk.
Diane was preceded in death by her grandparents, George and Lucille Crowley and Henry and Margaret Kerkhoff.
A memorial Mass will be held Monday, Oct. 1, 10:30 a.m., at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Burlington with Rev. Gene Doda officiating.
Relatives and friends may visit with the family Sunday, Sept. 30, 1-5 p.m., at Schuette-Daniels Funeral Home.
A celebration of Diane’s life will take place Saturday, Oct. 20, at the Campanile Center for the Arts in Minocqua, 1-4 p.m.
Schuette-Daniels Family Funeral Home of Burlington is handling the arrangements.
For more information, visit www.danielsfamilyfuneral.com.