Diane Nowak

Aug. 16, 1956 - Aug. 26, 2011

Diane Nowak (nee Rupp) of Oconomowoc found eternal peace Friday, Aug. 26, 2011, at age 55.

She was the cherished wife for 23 years to Ray; devoted mother of Marion and Diane "DJ" Nowak; loving daughter of Joyce and the late Erwin Rupp; and fun-loving sister of Don Rupp, Jim (Colleen) Rupp, Janet (Alan) Holtz, Doug (Laura) Rupp, Dale (Cheryl) Rupp, Darlene Rupp, Ed (Katelyn) Rupp, Debbie (Jay) Lenski and Sherry Rupp (Randy Wetzel). Diane is further survived by other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be held from 5 p.m. to 6:45 p.m. today, Aug. 30, at Church and Chapel Funeral Home, 380 Bluemound Road (at highways J and JJ, four blocks south of Interstate 94), Waukesha, with a funeral service 7 p.m. Interment will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 31, at Highland Memorial Park, 14875 W. Greenfield Ave., New Berlin (please meet at the gate).

In lieu of flowers, memorials to St. Jude’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 (www.stjude.org), in Diane’s name would be appreciated.

Church and Chapel Rudolph-Larsen Bros. Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 549-0659 or visit www.churchandchapel.com to view the online obituary, leave condolences or receive directions.