|Birth: ||Sep. 27, 1950|
|Death: ||Mar. 5, 2009|
Diane Berger, 58, of West, passed away early Thursday evening, March 5, 2009 in West. A rosary will be recited 6 p.m. by Janice Kaluza, followed by a visitation until 8 p.m. Sunday, at Aderhold Funeral Home Chapel in West. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 10 a.m. Monday, at St. Martin's Catholic Church in Tours, with Msgr. Isidore Rozycki as celebrant. Burial will follow at St. Martin's Cemetery.
Diane Louise was born in Hillsboro, Texas, to the late Frank Rudolph and Danelle (Urbish) Mynar. She was a graduate of St. Mary's School and West High School. On Sept. 1, 1969, she was united in marriage to Gary Wayne Berger, in West. In her earlier years, Diane worked as a secretary for the Chilton Credit Bureau, Command Aire and the Rohan Company in Waco, for several years. She loved children and opened the Tours Daycare and ran it for over 15 years, and then Little Shepherd Daycare in West, for a short time. Diana worked diligently as a volunteer for the Mary Queen of Peace Center and helped to open the former Divine Mercy Bookstore.
She was a homemaker and dearly loved spending time with family, especially her grandson, Truston, and all her nieces and nephews. She enjoyed taking care of her five dogs, Aerial, Gabriel, Sparky, Lady and Abby, going to Pizza House, gambling in Louisiana, working in her flower garden and in her earlier years, riding her Honda motorcycle. Diane was a very faithful member of St. Martin's Catholic Church in Tours, where she taught C.C.E. for several years and was a member of St. Elizabeth's Altar Society. She also was a member of S.P.J.S.T. Lodge 6 in Cottonwood and K.J.Z.T. Society No. 11 in West.
Diane is preceded in death by a daughter, Shelly Diane Berger; a brother, Frank Joe Mynar; and father-in-law, Wilfred A. Berger.
Survivors include her beloved husband of 39 years, Gary Berger, of Tours; son, Michael Wayne Berger, of Tours; grandson, Truston Berger, of Tours; mother-in-law, Dorothy Berger, of Tours; brothers, David Mynar and wife, Janet, of Hewitt, and Michael Mynar and wife, Natalie, of Weatherford; sisters, Carolyn Sumner and husband, Ron, of Houston, Patty Dragoo and husband, Cody, Susan Miller and husband, James and Cindy Kubacak and husband, Tony, all of West; and several nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Waco Tribune: 3/07/2009...A4
Frankie R Mynar (1928 - 1994)
Danelle Leona Urbish Mynar (1931 - 2003)
Michelle Diane "Shelly" Berger (1980 - 1996)*
Saint Martins Cemetery
Created by: Ruth M. Brown
Record added: Mar 07, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34541420