Diane Marie Peotter, 68, of New Franken, passed away on November 16, 2023 at Bellin Health Hospital. She was born on November 7, 1955 to Joseph and Marcella (Cravillion) Schauer in Green Bay. On June 21, 1980, she married James W. Peotter. Diane worked as a CNA for over 20 years, she was a caregiver at heart. Diane loved to cook, read books, watch movies, collect pets to love, and spend time with her family. But most of all, she cherished the time she spent with her grandchildren.
Diane is survived by her loving husband, James "Jim", twin daughters: Amy (fiance, Drew Melter) Barrett and Beth (Brandon) Peotter Newton; daughter, Jennifer Peotter, son, Jeffrey (Carla) Peotter, step-daughters: Tammy (Gary) Fischer and Kerry (fiance, Perry Prochnow) Williams; eight grandchildren: Alexis Barrett, Alivia Newton, Riley Irvin, Adalyn and Audriana Murphy, Nathan and Dylan Peotter, and Emily Fischer; siblings: Elaine Piontek, Karen (Larry) Waskow, Donald (Debbie) Schauer, Michael (Nancy) Schauer, and Marlene (Randy) Strebel; further survived by many brothers and sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, and dear friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, siblings: Judy, Audrey, and Stevie, and nephew, Alex.
Visitation will be held Tuesday, November 21, 2023, 9:00 am until 11:00 am at St. Kilian Parish, 2508 St Kilian Rd, New Franken; with Mass at 11:00 am. Burial will follow at St. Kilian Parish Cemetery.
The family would like to extend a thank you to Bellin Hospital ICU team for all the wonderful care, comfort, and support that was given to Diane and the family. Also, a special thank you to Brenda Peotter for always staying by her side.
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