Dianna L. Yackel – McCarthy age 67 of Zimmerman passed away unexpectedly on Friday, November 9th at Mercy Hospital in Coon Rapids, MN.
Dianne “Dianna” Louise McCarthy was born on March 2, 1945, the daughter of Ross and Faith (Jackson) Sturgeon in Minneapolis, MN. She was married to Robert Yackel. Together Dianna and Robert had four daughters. Robert preceded her in death. Later she was married to Roy McCarthy who also preceded her in death.
Dianna liked the outdoors. She had a fondness for bears. She loved to go four wheeling and mudding. She also enjoyed singing karaoke and liked to crochet.
She is survived by her daughters, Shari Boyum, Sheila Holderness, Paula Yackel and Gwen Yackel; 8 grandchildren; 6 great grandchildren; 3 brothers and 2 sisters.
A memorial service for Dianna will be at 12 Noon on Thursday, November 15, 2012 at the Williams Dingmann Family Funeral in Princeton, MN with visitation gathering one hour prior to the service from 11:00 AM to 12 Noon at the funeral home.