Diana <I>Tolman</I> Leatherwood


Diana Tolman Leatherwood

Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Death 8 May 1992 (aged 47)
Bountiful, Davis County, Utah, USA
Burial Sandy, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Memorial ID 105176147 View Source

Diana Tolman Leatherwood

Our beloved mother, grandmother, "Momma Di", daughter, sister and friend Diana Tolman Leatherwood, 47 died May 8,1992 in a Bountiful hospital.

She was born December 25, 1944 in Murray, Utah, to Ralph H. and Betty Ray Tolman.

Married Carl Leatherwood, later divorced.

She was a known artist, and had won several awards and recognitions. We loved her and will miss her very much, and hope she has found the peace she was looking for. Many thanks to the Lakeview ICU staff.

Survived by three daughters; Dana and her husband John, Perry, Darla Leatherwood, both of Salt Lake. Sunshine Leatherwood of West Valley; grandmother of two: Madeline and Jared, her parents of Sandy; brothers and their wives; Ralph R. and Wilma of Salt Lake; Gary and Mickie of Midvale; Michael and Susan, Dawn and Tommy Chapman, both of Sandy; sisters and their husbands; Susan and Tim Riley, Salt Lake; Carolyn and David Bartlett, Midvale; Lynne and Jack Orgill, Draper; LaRaine Tolman, West Valley; many nieces and nephews, and more friends than she realized she had. Also special friends; Howard Yeadon and Floyd Emery.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday, 11 a.m. at Broomhead Funeral Home, 12600 So. 2200 West, Riverton, where friends may call Monday evening 6-8 p.m. and Tuesday one hour prior. Interment, Sandy Cemetery.

Published in Salt Lake Tribune 5/10/1992

A Poem included in her program.

Do not stand by my grave and weep
I am not there, I do not sleep
I am a thousand winds that blow
I am a diamond glint on snow
I am the sunlight on ripened grain
I am a gentle Autumn rain.
When you awake in the morning hush
I am the swift uplifting rush
Of quiet birds in circling flight
I am the soft starshine at night
Do not stand by my grave and cry
I am not there...I did not die.


We love you and you will be dearly missed!

In Memoriam published in Salt Lake Tribune on 5-8-1993

IN LOVING MEMORY OF Diana Tolman Leatherwood 12-25-44 to 5-8-92

It has been a year now since you left us. We miss you so very much. We take time to remember for our hearts hold many memories-Golden Moments that will always be part of us. All it takes is a little quiet, a little reflection to remember your happy laughter, and your beautiful ways. So much that was precious was lost when you left us. So sleep well our precious daughter, till we meet again. We love you yesterday, today, tomorrow and always.
Love forever, Mom, Dad and Family.


Diana is my first cousin. We were only a year apart in age. I have so many special memories of Diana. Sleepovers at her house. I do remember she was not happy with being born on Christmas, because it seemed like her Birthday was not special. Although I know it was very special to her beloved family. I miss you dear cousin and you shall be in all of our hearts forever. Rest in Sweet Eternal Peace.

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  • Created by: Esther Kinder Relative · First cousin
  • Added: 13 Feb 2013
  • Find a Grave Memorial 105176147
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Diana Tolman Leatherwood (25 Dec 1944–8 May 1992), Find a Grave Memorial ID 105176147, citing Sandy City Cemetery, Sandy, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Esther Kinder (contributor 47944192) .