Sidney "Sid" Diamond

June 7, 1935October 24, 2018

Sidney “Sid” Diamond, 83, of Henderson, a retired sports book director, passed away on Wednesday, October 24, 2018.

Sid was born on June 7, 1935 to Abraham and Sarah Diamond (nee Shapiro) and was a southern Nevada resident for over 40 years. He is preceded in death by his parents; Arlene, his beloved wife of 59 years; and brother, Morton Diamond. He is survived by his three sons, Michael (Cindy), Jeff (Martha), and Kevin (Sharon); six grandchildren, Daniel Diamond (Teri), Lauren Lujan, Nicole Diamond, Nathaniel Diamond, Talia Diamond, and Robert Raach (Kelly); and three great-grandchildren, Steven, Zachary, and Caden. A funeral service will be held at 10:00AM on Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at King David Memorial Cemetery, 2697 E. Eldorado Lane, Las Vegas, NV. Burial will follow at 12:00PM at Southern Nevada Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Boulder City, NV. The family requests that memorial donations be sent to Midbar Kodesh Temple of Henderson, NV. King David Memorial Chapel handled the arrangements.


  • Abraham Diamond, Father
  • Sarah Diamond (Shapiro), Mother
  • Arlene Diamond (Horowitz), Wife
  • Morton Diamond, Brother
  • Jeff Diamond (Martha), Son
  • Michael Diamond (Cindy), Son
  • Kevin Diamond (Sharon), Son
  • Daniel Diamond (Teri), Grandchild
  • Lauren Lujan, Grandchild
  • Nicole Diamond, Grandchild
  • Nathaniel Diamond, Grandchild
  • Talia Diamond, Grandchild
  • Robert Raach (Kelly), Grandchild
  • Steven, Zachary, and Caden, Great-Grandchildren


  • Funeral Service Tuesday, October 30, 2018
  • Committal Service Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Sidney "Sid" Diamond

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