Diane B. Gaffney of Newburgh, entered into rest Tuesday, August 20, 2013 after a fourth battle with Metastatic Breast Cancer at Kaplan Family Hospice Residence in Newburgh. She was 61.
The daughter of the late Robert Gordon and Estella M.T. Weisner, Diane was born November 1, 1951 in Newburgh.
Diane was an employee at Mastercraft Inc. for fourteen years. Prior, she traveled and lived in Norfolk , VA, New Salem, PA and Natchitoches, LA. She was a member of Grace United Methodist Church. She loved good books, great music, dirt track, Nascar and Harley's. Diane's greatest gifts to life were her children and her volunteer work at the church.
Diane left this quote " I am leaving this world the way I was born, as a free spirit and a roadrunner"
Survivors include her son, Shawn G. Weisner and daughter, Jennifer S. Gaffney.
There will be no public visitation. Cremation took place at Cedar Hill Crematory.
A memorial service will take place 4 p.m., Sunday, August 25, 2013 at Grace United Methodist Church, 468 Broadway, Newburgh.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations in Diane's memory to the American Cancer Society, www.cancer.org/donate, Grace United Methodist Food Pantry, 468 Broadway, Newburgh, NY 12550 or to Pet's Alive in Middletown, NY, www.petsalive.com.