Diane R. (Bassett) Roush, 53, of 51Wyndmere Drive Williamsport PA went to be
with her Lord Wednesday morning, May 27 2009 at Lancaster General Hospital
in Lancaster PA. She was born February 9, 1956 in Danville PA the daughter
of L. Carl and Marjorie R. Vincent Bassett of Rushtown Road Danville PA.
She graduated from Danville High School in 1974 and Susquehanna University
in 1978 with a B.A. in History. She was a member of Lycoming Centre
Presbyterian Church in Cogan Station PA.
Diane was a devoted and loving mother with her greatest enjoyment in life
being her children. She was very active in homeschooling and was a member
of the Lycoming County Homeschooling Association.
In addition to her parents, she is survived by her husband of 31 years
Kenneth E. Roush whom she married April 8, 1978. Also surviving are her
three children; Wayne P. Roush, Adam G. Roush and Abigail M. Roush; all at
home. She is also survived by four brothers; Jerry S. Bassett and his wife
Janet of Quakertown PA; Gary T. Bassett and his wife Brenda of Rhinebeck NY;
Daniel C. Bassett and his wife Susan of Collegeville PA and Scott V. Bassett
and his wife Lori of Mountaintop PA and one sister, Gayann L. Hornberger and
her husband Len of Bloomsburg PA. She is also survived by numerous cousins
and extended family.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Celebration of Diane’s Life to
be held, Sunday, May 31, 2009 at 3:30 PM at Lycoming Centre Presbyterian
Church 656 West Creek Road Cogan Station PA with the Reverend William J.
Younger officiating. Friends will be received from 1:00 PM until the time
of service at the church. Burial will be held Monday, June 1, 2009 at 12:30
PM in Rushtown Presbyterian Church Cemetery Snydertown Road Rush Township
PA. The family will provide flowers. Memorial contributions in Diane’s
memory may be made to the Diane R. Roush Trust for her children or The
Gynecological Cancer Foundation 230 West Monroe, Suite 2528 Chicago IL
Arrangements are under the direction of Visneski Funeral Home, Inc. 10 W
Mahoning Street Danville PA.