NEW SWEDEN – Diane Marie (York) Planchet passed away June 17, 2013, at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, N.H. She was born April 1, 1947, in Ashland. Diane later married her best friend of 46 years, Pierre.
Diane leaves two daughters, Michelle Beaupre and Denise Dreikosen both of Houston; son, Rugby Xavier of Essex Junction, Vt.; eight grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; sister, Easter Smith of Sanford, Fla.; uncle, Bill Bragdon of Presque Isle; and also numerous cousins.
A celebration of Diane’s life will be held at a later date. Memorial donations may be made in her memory to Presque Isle Animal Shelter, 24 Cross Road, Presque Isle, ME 04769. Ricker Funeral Homes & Crematory, Lebanon, N.H., assisted with arrangements.