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Dianne M. Brenner, 77

Dianne M. Brenner, age 77, of Ellsworth, died Friday, June 20, at the Ellsworth Care Center.

Dianne was born on Dec. 28, 1936, in, Ellsworth, the daughter of John and Marie (Johnson) Brickner. She married LeRoy F. Brenner on June 5, 1965, in Ellsworth. To this union two children were born, Colleen and William.

Dianne was a farm wife, who loved being on the farm. She doted on the various animals, tended to the flower pots and fruit trees, and could be found driving her J.D. Gator to 'check on things' around the farm. She loved spending time socializing with her friends and family; and since early 2011, she kept the staff at the Ellsworth Care Center on their toes. Dianne enjoyed the activities with the other residents and preparing for the annual St. Francis Bake/Craft sale with her friends.

Dianne is survived by her two children: Colleen (Patrick Thomas) Brenner, Lake Elmo, Minn.; William Brenner, Maiden Rock, Wis.; grandson, Braden; and brother, Jerome (Loretta) Brickner. She is further survived by other relatives and friends.

Preceding her in death were her husband; and parents.

Funeral services for Dianne were at 4 p.m. Sunday, June 22, at the Hill Funeral Home, Ellsworth, Wis. Visitation was from 1 p.m. until time of services at 4 p.m.

Burial will be at a later date in the Salem Lutheran Cemetery, town of Salem, Pierce County, Wis.

Hill Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Ellsworth, Wis., is assisting the family.