Diane Gaus passed
peacefully into the presence of her Savior on Saturday, September 21, 2019
at the age of 63.
She was preceded in
death by her parents, Woodrow and Loretta Lee and a baby son, James Woodrow
Diane was a most
dedicated and loving wife to her husband of 42 years, Greg Gaus. Her life
was enriched with the birth of each of her three children - Rebecca, David,
and Geoffrey. Diane also dearly loved the spouses of her children - Leon,
Ali, and Nina and, of course, one of her most treasured titles was “Omie”
(Grandmother) to Grayson, Liesl, Jules, Micah and Ezra.
Diane was a member
of Fairhaven Baptist Church and faithful Sunday School Teacher for 42 years.
Diane had a love for music and art, and used her degree from Bob Jones
University to impact many students through her tenure as a faculty member of
Fairhaven Baptist College.
Diane will be
remembered for her southern charm, gentle spirit, commitment and love for
Services were held
at Fairhaven Baptist Church on September 27. Interment was at Chesterton
husband: Gregory Gaus of Chesterton, IN. Children: Rebecca (Leon) Staal of
Kabwe, Zambia; David (Ali) Gaus of Toledo, OH; Geoffrey (Nina) Gaus of
Macungie, PA. Grandchildren: Grayson Gaus, Liesl and Jules Staal, Micah and
Ezra Gaus. Mother-in-Law: Zelma Gaus of Davison, MI. Sisters-in-Law: Sue
Will of Davison, MI; Terri (Duane) Davis of Columbia, SC; and loving nieces
handled by Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton, IN.
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