BLISSFIELD –Diana M. Vergote, age 74 of Blissfield, passed away peacefully early Friday morning, September 22, 2017 at ProMedica Ebeid Hospice in Sylvania, Ohio.
Diana was born August 12, 1943, to Frederick and Helen (Hupp) Smith and was a graduate of Blissfield High School. On November 26, 1965, she married Paul Vergote, Jr. in Blissfield, and he survives. She was co-owner and bookkeeper for Vergote Farms. As a member of Light of Christ Church in Blissfield, Diana was instrumental in helping with church luncheons and the church food pantry. She was very giving to others who needed help, both within her church family and outside of her church family.
Surviving, in addition to her husband, Paul Vergote, Jr. of Blissfield, are her two children, Lori (Leo) Goll and Timothy (Tabitha) Vergote, both of Blissfield; a grandson, Ethan Vergote; step-grandchildren, Andrea (Kenny) Jones, Michael and Jacob Ellison; two step-great-grandchildren, Mason and Zoey Jones and many nieces, nephews and cousins. Diana was preceded in death by her parents.
Cremation has taken place. A Memorial Mass for Diana will be held on Friday, September 29, 2017, at 11:00 a.m. from Light of Christ Catholic Church in Blissfield with Fr. Jeff Poll as celebrant. Visitation will also be on Friday from 9-11 a.m. at the Light of Christ Catholic Church in Blissfield.
You may send condolences to the family at www.andersonfuneralservices.com. Memorial contributions may be made in Diana’s memory to ProMedica Ebeid Hospice. Envelopes are available at Anderson Rudd Funeral Home, Blissfield.