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Diana Kay Skeens

March 23, 1954 ~ September 7, 2017 (age 63)

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SERVICES

Celebration of Life
Saturday
September 23, 2017

1:00 PM
Pine Valley Ranch Park in Pine Junction
30400 Crystal Lake Rd
Pine, CO 80470


Diana Kay Skeens, aged 64, passed away on September 07, 2017 at home in Littleton, CO, after a long battle with numerous health issues. Diana was born March 23 1954, in San Antonio, TX,  and moved to San Jose, CA shortly after birth, the daughter of Mattie Jaunice Dawkins/Spears, and Frank Cleo Spears, preceded in death by her mother, father, niece Quintyna Williams, and aunts, and uncles.

Diana thoroughly enjoyed her music, singing, dancing, guitar, and her deep native American roots. She loved her family, and friends unconditionally. Diana loved the mountains, and ocean. She graduated from Chester High School and attended Hastings community college.

In addition to raising her three girls as a single mom she also helped people get clean, and sober as a drug, and alcohol counselor. Diana also touched many lives with her music therapy at local nursing homes, and hospitals.

Diana (Silver Hawk) was very in touch with her great spirit, and native American culture with the many dream catchers, and Indian pictures in her room, she was the kindest, giving mother, daughter, child, friend, grandma, soul we know.

Diana is survived by her sister, Cherrie Lynn Spears/Williams, lifelong friend/partner Dorothy Spencer, and nephew Brian Williams Sr; daughters Tekisha Skeens (Wandering Tiger) grandchildren Andrew Price (Spotted Owl) Ryan Price (Spotted Fawn) Shaynna Pihl (Painted Pony) Gatlin Riggs (Running Arrow) Dohminak Savala (Shooting Star) Kylar Savala (Wandering Moon) , Christy McMorris (Two Hawks) Tanya Bamman and family, Robert McMorris son in law, grandchildren Jacob Skeens (Cub) Zachary McMorris (Heart Warrior) Alexis McMorris (Dancing Butterfly) and Denaya Skeens (Running River) grandchildren Deonte Skeens (Little Tree) Deojanae Skeens (Souring Eagle) Dajia Skeens (Singing Dove); and a number of other relatives and close friends.

There will be a celebration of life memorial at the Pine Valley Ranch Park in Pine Junction, CO Sat September 23 at 1pm. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be sent in her name to Apollo Funeral in Littleton, CO.

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