Diana (Wimberly) Watt, 71, of Shipman, died Friday, Dec. 19, 2014, at her home surrounded by her family.
She was born Feb. 13, 1943, in Alton to the late Terry “Toad” Norovil and Mary Bell (Jarvis) Wimberly.
Diana married Hubert E. Watt in Godfrey in 1985 and he survives in Shipman.
She retired from Olin Corp. in 2001 after 32 years, most of her time being spent in the Brass Mill as a Quality Control Supervisor.
In addition to her husband, Hubert, she is survived by a son, Michael Hettick, of Texas; two daughters, Monica Hettick of San Diego and Jessie and Danny Hicks of Lakeland, Fla.; and two stepsons, Stephen Eugene Watt of Brighton and Robert Eric (Dorathy) Watt of Rosewood Heights; 19 grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren and two sisters, Nancy File of Wentzville, Mo., and Mary Jo (John) Kennedy of Godfrey; also a very close companion, “Lady Bug,” her yellow lab.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by a stepson, Anthony Watt; and a great-grandson, Cody Clark.
Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 26, 2014, at Paynic Home for Funerals, where services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 27, 2014. Burial will follow at Grimes Neely Cemetery in Jerseyville.
Memorials may be made to the Macoupin County Animal Shelter.
Online information and guestbook may be found at www.paynicfh.com.