June 21, 1944 ~ August 29, 2020

Born in: Rochester, New York
Resided in: Greece, New York

Diane Drysdale
Greece: Saturday, August 29, 2020 at age 76. Survived by her husband, John; son, Chris (Angela); step-brother, David (Debbie) Dunbar; nieces, nephews; many loving family and dear friends. Diane loved her Miniature Schnauzer dogs, yoga and was an avid book club attendee. She will be deeply missed by all who knew her.
Diane’s visitation will be held, Thursday, September 3rd 4-8 PM at Vay-Schleich & Meeson 1075 Long Pond Rd. Her graveside prayers will be held Friday, September 4th 11:00 AM in Riverside Cemetery. (Meet at gate of cemetery). In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to American Heart Association or Lollypop Farm. For more information visit www.meesonfamily.com


Visitation: September 3, 2020 4:00 pm - September 3, 2020 8:00 pm

Vay-Schleich & Meeson - Greece Chapel
1075 Long Pond Road
Rochester, NY 14626

Graveside Prayers: September 4, 2020 11:00 am

Riverside Cemetery
2650 Lake Avenue
Rochester, NY 14612

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The family greatly appreciates donations made to these charities in Diane Drysdale 's name.

American Heart Association

25 Circle Street #102 Rochester, NY 14607

Humane Society at Lollypop Farm

99 Victor Road Fairport, NY 14450

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  1. So many memories from so many years..over 30! So blessed to have had such a dear, sweet, kind, helpful & loving friend. She will never be forgotten & deeply missed.
    With love & prayers for strength & comfort to her dear family at this sad time.

  2. I was so fortunate to have met Diane, and to be one of her care takers! She was one of the sweetest 💗 kindest people I have met. I enjoyed all the time I spent with her and made her laugh. I Loved how she enjoyed her goodies. I’m sure she is at peace now in the arm’s of our Lord. Diane I will truly miss you. My deepest condolences to John, Chris, Angela and Sarge.

  3. Dee was such a sweet, dear lady. She was a real trooper and despite all adversity, she kept going and remained kind and pleasant. She will be greatly missed and remembered so very fondly.
    With heartfelt sympathy to her family.

  4. Our hearts are breaking for John, Chris & family. Dee was my first friend at Kodak 48 years ago. Our sons grew up together…..many good memories – to our “21 birthday gal {me, Dee & Elizabeth”} you’ll be missed but we will celebrate you each year !!! Sad but know she is pain free.
    Ed, Marcia, Bryan & Robb

  5. Diane was the best friend anyone could have. She was always there for you in good times and bad. She was my partner in crime …shopping, redecorating and picking out puppies. Diane I will miss you so much.

  6. I was so blessed to have gotten to know Diane by being one of her care givers. I admired her strong will to push forward through all her adversity and still face each day with a smile. We shared many laughs and memories but the one I will always hold dear is helping her get ready for her son Chris and daughter in law Angela‘s Wedding.
    My heartfelt condolences John, Chris, Angela, & Sarge.

  7. Diane was always a gentle, kind lovely lady. She loved her family with all her heart. I remember when her son was born how she was so overjoyed regarding her blessing! I know she is at peace now!

  8. My heart is broken. I’ve lost my best friend of 64 years. We’ve shared everything since we met at the school bus stop when we were 12 years old. You are forever in my heart dear friend ’til we meet again in Heaven.

  9. I met Diane through a book club. A group of us “girls” met frequently over the years. Diane was so kind and sweet and never complained about anything. I am so sad to hear of her passing. I’m glad I got to know her and spend time with her. Be at peace, good friend.

  10. John and Chris
    Thoughts and prayers to you during this time of sorrow. Diane was one special lady

    Anna Krenzer and Sue Spencer ❤️

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