Dianne Arlene Reeves-Grune ✵ 1943-1997

Name at birth:    Dianne Arlene Reeves 
Date of birth:    14 November 1943 
Place of birth:   Chicago,Illinois 
Date of death:    26 July, 1997 
Place of death:   Osceola, Iowa 
Place of burial:  Osceola, Iowa, USA

Submitted by: WES RICHARDS (

Taken from the Osceolo Sentinel-Tribune, Thursday August 7, 1997


Dianne Arlene Grune, daughter of Herbert and Frances Reeves, was born Nov. 14, 1943, in Chicago, Ill. and died in the Clarke County Hospital in Osceolo. She was 53. (She died from ovavian cancer)

She married Robert Grune on Oct. 1, 1962, in Downers Grove, Ill. The couple lived in Downer Grove, Mount Ayr, and Osceolo. She worked as a beautician, nurses aid, and operated a Retail Store.

Mrs. Grune was an active member of the First Christian Church, the Clarke County Preservation & Resource Association, and the Clarke County Historical Society.

Mrs. Grune donated her body to the University of Osteopathic Medicine and Health Sciences in the hope that someday something could be learned from the study of her body that would benefit someone else.

She was preceded in death by her father, Herbert Reeves.

Mrs. Grune is survied by her husband, mother Frances Reeves of Downers Grove; a brother, Bill Reeves of Holcombe, Wis. and a sister Carol Carlquist of Downers Grove.

Memorial services for Mrs. Grune will be at 2 P.M. Aug 10 at the First Christian Church in Osceolo, the Rev Fred Rhoffs officiating. Loretta Carpe will be the organist and Linda Crawford will be the vocalist.

There is no interment scheduled.

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