May 23, 1949 - May 6, 2015

 

Diane was born on May 23, 1949 in Watertown, SD to Leonard and Dorothy (Smunk) Payonk. She was married to Richard Moen on March 10, 1972 in South Dakota. Diane has lived in the Sauk Rapids area for most of her life. She was a homemaker and she enjoyed socializing and visiting with others. Diane loved crossword puzzles, was an avid reader and preferred to entertain guests at her home rather than travel. She was outgoing, friendly and will be missed by all who knew her.

Survivors include her daughter, Trish (Jeremy Paggen) Sexton-Paggen of Sauk Rapids; grandchildren, Cailyn Sexton, Burke Sexton and Macy Paggen; step-son, Wayne “Paka” of Rice, sister and brothers, Linda Schlichting of Sartell, Terry (Wanda) Payonk of Sauk Rapids, Mark (Denise Knapek) Payonk of Mayhew Lake and Jeff (Carla) Payonk of Sauk Rapids. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband Richard in 1996; significant other, Roger “Rock” Lundorff; brother, Paul Payonk and brother in law, George Schlichting.