Diane Lynch

May 25, 1957 - May 11, 2024
Diane  Lynch

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Diane Lynch, of Leland, passed away peacefully from this life to be with her Lord Jesus Christ on May 11, 2024. She was born on May 25, 1957, to the late Ernest and Frances Potter. She was also predeceased by her brother, Timothy Potter. Diane is survived by her loving daughter Jessica, husband Thurston, granddaughter Stella, sister Debbi, brother Ernie, and aunt Bobbie.

Diane grew up in Leland, and graduated from North Brunswick High School. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Leland. She had an enormous love for animals, and enjoyed caring for her pets, watching NASCAR races, and taking care of her family. Diane had many nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts, uncles, and in-laws that she loved in her own special way.

Friends are invited to gather with Diane’s family for a Visitation from 6 PM – 8 PM on Friday, May 17, in the Old Sanctuary of the First Baptist Church of Leland, 517 Village Road, Leland, NC 28451.

Please consider a donation in Diane’s honor to a local animal shelter of your choice.

Funeral Arrangements are entrusted to Wilmington Funeral & Cremation – Leland Chapel. Please leave condolence messages for Diane’s family on her Tribute Wall at www.wilmingtoncares.com


Visiting Hours

First Baptist Church of Leland - Directions
517 Village Road, Leland, NC 28451
  • Friday, May 17, 2024
  • 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

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  • May 17, 2024
    Connie Midgett Barnhill lit a candle:
    Lit since May 17, 2024 at 5:34:09 PM

  • May 17, 2024
    Vicky says:
    I am so very saddened to hear of Diane's passing. She was always so kind to me and now I know that she loved animals as much as me. My prayers go out to Jessica, Thurston and little Stella, and the whole family to find peace in this time of sorrow . Love Vicky

  • May 16, 2024
    Marie Craig lit a candle:
    Lit since May 16, 2024 at 5:43:11 PM

  • May 16, 2024
    Marie Craig says:
    My sincerest condolences to Diane's family. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

  • May 15, 2024
    Aunt Bobbie says:
    Diane was a special niece. She was kind-hearted and always there for me. She will be greatly missed.