Farming Rural 20

Diana M. (Montgomery) Waterman

September 5, 1940 ~ January 22, 2021 (age 80)


Diana M. Waterman, age 80, of Harvel passed away January 22, 2021 at St. John’s Hospital in Springfield, IL.

Funeral Services will be held on Tuesday, January 26th at 1:00pm. at Hough Funeral Home in Raymond, IL.

Friends may call from 11:00 to 1:00 pm on Tuesday 

Burial will be in Asbury Cemetery in Raymond, IL


She was born on September 5th, 1940 in Mt. Auburn, IL, the daughter of Clifford and Jocelyn Thompson Montgomery.

She was a farmer and homemaker; she enjoyed square dancing with the Calico Twirlers, Horseback riding with family and friends, Motorcycle riding with her husband. She was a wonderful artist, seamstress and quilter. “Annie” loved Easter and her family gathered around her.

She married I. Dean Waterman in Harvel Christian Church in Christian County on August 17, 1958.


Besides her beloved husband Dean, she is survived by two sons; Ivan wife Cindy Waterman Jr.  of Livingston and Joel Wife Connie Waterman of Mt. Olive daughter Jorene husband Ed Maedge of Staunton, grandchildren;  

Hunter Waterman of Staunton, VaNicia Waterman of Peoria, Monte wife Danielle Waterman of Raymond, Parker Smith of Staunton, Sanna Husband Scott Traw of Litchfield, Megan Waterman of Bunker Hill, Kurtis wife Katherine Waterman of AZ Lucas Smith of Gillespie, also eight great grandchildren


Besides her parents she was preceded in death by; sisters, Dixie Marie Barker and Dorothy Kay Uhrich, daughter in law Rev. Patty Waterman, and her precious grand Daughter Sarah Nicole Waterman  

Memorials may be left to the Adopt a Pet in Benld

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Hough Funeral Home in Raymond is assisting the family


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Funeral Service
January 26, 2021

1:00 PM
Hough Funeral Home
Broad St
Raymond, IL 62560

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