Diana C. Pruett

Meadowbrook | Tuesday, April 8 2014

Diana C. Pruett, 66, passed away at 1:10 pm on Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at her home with her family by her side, while under the care of BJC Hospice, with caregivers, Judie and Jan.

She was born on October 12, 1947 in Alton, IL, the daughter of Zeph and Malinda (Herren) Johnson.

She married Elvin “Bub” Pruett on August 30, 1980 at Zion Lutheran Church.  He preceded her in death on February 28, 2013. 

Diana was a machinist at Olin Corporation in East Alton. She was a member of Zion Lutheran Church.  She enjoyed quilting and carpentry and most of she loved spending time with her dogs, Puffy, Maya and Chapelle.

She is survived by a son, Darrell Pruett and his companion, Brandy Bagent of Bethalto; a brother, Gerald Johnson of Gillespie and a sister-in-law, Rose Johnson of Bethalto.

She was preceded in death by her parents and husband and three brothers, Alan, Melvin and Arlyn.

A memorial visitation will be 4 pm until services at 7 pm Friday, April 11, 2014 at Elias, Kallal & Schaaf Funeral Home in Bethalto with Pastor Clyde Meyers. 

Memorials may be made to Hope Rescue.

Online condolences and guestbook may be found at

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