Diana Cheeks 41, of Lakewood, Wash., born Sept. 14, 1971 in Sherman, Texas, died
Thursday, March 21, 2013. Diana graduated from RAF Greenham Common in
England. Diana was a very loving and giving person who never met a stranger. She volunteered for motorcycle rallies to raise money for children with terminal illnesses and the military. Her many passions were cooking, children, animals, singing and the Seattle Seahawks. She will truly be missed by all who loved her.
She was predeceased by her father, Larry Dan Cheeks, and her grandparents,
Clyde Cheeks and Hazel Cheeks.
She is survived by her mother Debbie Cheeks Wright and stepfather
J.T. Wright, sister Danyel Piott, brother Samuel Cheeks, daughters
Caitlin Ruiz and Courtney Schertz, son Christian Schertz. She is
survived by numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, and many close loving
friends in Texas and Washington.
Memorial services will be held in Texas and Tacoma for family and
friends. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to The Tree House
c/o Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital in Tacoma.