Diana L. Caldwell, age 69, of Galesburg, Illinois and formerly of Monmouth, passed away at 11:00 am on Tuesday October 25, 2022 at her Galesburg apartment. Diana was born on May 17, 1953 in Monmouth and is the daughter of Homer K. and Ruth Gaskill Jared. She was raised in Monmouth where she attended school and graduated from Assumption High School with the class of 1971. Diana was formerly married to Michael E. Caldwell. She was trained as a Certified Nurses Assistant and was employed at Applegate Inn in Monmouth for a number of years and later at several Galesburg Nursing Homes. In later years she did private home health care until her retirement. She enjoyed traveling, going to Bingo, Thrift Shopping and Crafting. Diana most enjoyed spending time with her family and friends and visiting friends in Arizona. Surviving her are her three daughters, Jennifer L. Cutliff and Terry of Galesburg, Illinois, Heidi M. Rowland form Altona, Illinois, and Amity e. Caldwell of Bow, Washington. There are seven granddaughters, Angel Cutliff of Davenport, Iowa, Amanda Cutliff of Galesburg, Illinois, Kailin Cutliff of Galesburg, Illinois, Heaven Rowland of Altona, Illinois, Jordan Rowland in Louisiana, Julianna Caldwell and Sophie Caldwell both of Bow, Washington. There are two grandsons, Damion Miller of Altona, Illinois and William Smith of Galesburg, Illinois.
Cremation has been accorded Diana as were her wishes. Her family plans a “Celebration of her life at a date and place to be announced. To leave your remembrance or for more information please do so for her family.