Dianne "Dee Dee" Santolla, 56 of Tazewell, VA died Sunday, August 18, 2019 at Lewis Gale Hospital in Salem, VA.
Born October 1, 1962 in Richmond, VA, she was a daughter of Sam and Patsy Akers Daniel of Tazewell, VA. She was a member of Horsepen Church of Christ. Dee Dee enjoyed crocheting, reading Nicholas Sparks and Danielle Steele books, making applesauce cakes, trips to Gatlinburg and the beach. She was a giver and enjoyed taking care of others.
She was preceded in death by a sister, Mary Cynthia Daniel.
In addition to her parents, Sam and Patsy Daniel, she is survived by her daughter, Jessica Cruey Santolla; sister, Patti Daniel Shebovsky and husband, Richard; grandchildren, Kage and Luke Mitchell; niece and nephew, Kaitlynn and Jacob Deel; great nephew, Caleb all of Tazewell, VA.
The family will receive friends from 10-11 AM Wednesday, August 21, 2019 at Peery & St. Clair Funeral Home in Tazewell, VA where funeral services will be conducted at 11 AM with Walter Schwitzerlett officiating. Burial will follow at Maplewood Cemetery in Tazewell, VA. Pallbearers are Jacob Deel, J.E. King, Jim Congrove, Richard Shebovsky, Mike Shawver, and Nelson Blankenship.
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Charliece Daniel
Aug 20, 2019
My thoughts are with you
Becky Peery Worley
Aug 20, 2019
Di was a beautiful person inside and out. She had a heart of gold. I was honored to call her my friend . Our loss is Heavens gain. She will be greatly missed. My prayers to the family. God Bless