Diana L. Loe Friday, December 3, 1943 - Friday, March 17, 2017
Born in Hawaii and raised in San Bruno and Pacifica, CA. Went to Portola Grammar School and Westmoor High School in Westlake, CA. She was an only child and her father died when she was 16. Dee has fought ALS for about 3 years before she died. When Dee married, she moved to El Sobrante and later Walnut Creek. She worked at Ryerson Steel in Emeryville for 33 years. She was in steel sales. When she retired, she then joined her husband full time in their own business. Dee is survived by her husband Melvin Douglas Loe of 52 years and her step grandson Douglas Emerson and his wife Kathy Emerson and recently step great granddaughter Claire Urbanic Emerson. Celebration of Life will be held at Hull’s Chapel in Walnut Creek, Saturday, April 22 at 10:30am. Following reception will be Zio Fraedo’s Restaurant in Pleasant Hill. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to the ALS Foundation and Kindred Hospice.