Diane Mary Hertzler, 61, of McDonald, entered eternal life on Tuesday, November 12, 2019, at Townview Health and Rehabilitation Center in Canonsburg. She died from lung cancer.
She was born on March 29, 1958, the daughter of Dolores Vincenti Hoag of McDonald and the late John Hoag.
Diane was a member of the Fort Cherry High School Class of 1976.
Since 1999, she had worked as personal care associate at Country Meadows Retirement Communities in Bridgeville, where she was a mentor to new co-workers and known for her kindness with residents.
Diane was an animal lover and devoted to her many pets.
On March 29, 2006, she married Dale Hertzler, who died on July 16, 2019.
Surviving, in addition to her mother, are a son, Paul Snatchko, and his husband, Eric Schrimshaw, of Orlando, FL; a son, Joseph Snatchko, and his wife, Erin, of Findlay Township; a daughter, Kristy Springer and her companion, B.J. Baker, of Bulger, PA; two brothers, David and Dale Hoag; five grandchildren, Ethan Springer, Aiden and Annabella Snatchko, and Mariah and Brayden Zombeck; two stepdaughters, Jennifer Hertzler and Courtney Gray; and three step-grandchildren, Phoenix, Alianna and Adelina Gray.
Friends will be received Thursday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m in the Thomas-Little Funeral Service, Inc. 314 W. Lincoln Avenue, McDonald (724-926-2800) where funeral service will be held Friday at 2:00 p.m. Interment will follow in Robinson Run Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial gifts to the Washington Area Humane Society of Eighty Four, PA, or the Heritage Public Library of McDonald.