Burch, Diane Marie, Hemlock, MI, Formerly of Haslett, Michigan


Passed away Monday, June 3, 2013, at her home. Age 54 years. The daughter of the late Albert Edward and Doris Marie (Warnez) Browning was born July 19, 1958 in Detroit, Michigan. She married Bryan C. Burch, June 20, 1981. He survives her. She was a graduate of Ferris State University and was employed as a Librarian with the Thomas Township Library. She was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church, Hemlock and a former member of St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church, East Lansing. She was involved with Story Times for children with books and puppets, enjoyed, sewing, knitting, crafts and cooking. Surviving besides her husband, Bryan, are two sons, Andrew Bryan Burch and his wife, Mayra, Rochester Hills, MI; Adam Michael Burch, Hemlock, MI; a grandson, Caleb; a brother and his wife, Richard and Deborah Browning; several nieces and nephews. In accordance with Diane's wishes, cremation has taken place. A memorial visitation will be held on Thursday, June 6, 2013 from 3:00-5:00 p.m. and 6:00-8:00 p.m. at the W. L. Case and Co. Funeral Chapel, 201 N. Miller Road. A Memorial Liturgy will be held on Friday, June 7, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Mary Catholic Church, 151 St. Mary Road, Hemlock, with Rev. Steve Gavitt officiating. A memorial Liturgy will also be held on Saturday, June 15, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church, 955 Alton St., East Lansing, with Rev. Mark Inglot officiating. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider the Mid-Michigan Hospice, American Cancer Society.www.casefuneralhome.com