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Diana Susan Patz

April 8, 1951March 13, 2021

Diana Susan Tripp Patz, 69, of Asheboro, passed away on Saturday, March 13, 2021 at her residence.

The family will have a private Cerebration of Life at a later date.

Diana was preceded in death by her husband of 33 years, Thomas Leo Patz; father, Clarence Tripp and son-in-law, Aaron Barefoot.

She is survived by her mother, Martha Jukes Tripp; daughters, Laurie Manelick (Rudolph) of Youngsville, PA., Maryanna Snyder (Larry Westfall) of Sheffield, Pa, Tammy Clark of Lakewood, NY, Amie Barefoot of Sophia, NC, Melissa Strickland (Tracy) of Asheboro, NC, “Adopted” Dawn Garcia; 12 grandchildren; 18 Great-grandchildren and several siblings.

In lieu of flowers the family has requested that you make a memorial contribution to Hospice of Randolph County, 416 Vision Drive, Asheboro, NC 27230, St. Jude’s Children Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or Randolph Health Community Foundation, PO Box 1048, Asheboro, NC 27204.

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Danny and Pam Evans

March 25, 2021

Diana was a lovely woman, and we are so very sorry to hear of her passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with the loving family she created.

Danny and Pam Evans