Diane Pettit

Pettit- Peacefully but unexpectedly surrounded by her loving family at Bluewater Health, Sarnia on Thursday March 1, 2018. Diane Marie Pettit (Wagner) age 66 years of Corunna. Beloved wife of 46 years to Larry Pettit. Loving mother of Ryan Pettit (Chrissy) of Dorchester and Brad Pettit (Courtney) of Sarnia. Treasured grandmother of Bryson, Trace and Ellie. Diane is also survived by; her brothers, Garry Wagner of Reece’s Corners, Dale Wagner (Laurie Scott) of Camlachie, Jim Wagner (Carol) of Oil City; her sister, Carol Cox (Joe) of Hamilton; her mother-in-law, Dorothy Petitt of Corunna; her sisters-in-law, Sandra Pettit of Tweed, Marney Pettit of Croton and Jane Racher (Brian) of Sombra. Numerous nieces and nephews also survive. She was predeceased by; her parents, Jack and Hilda Wagner, her father-in-law, Francis Pettit and by her sisters-in-law, Sharron Wagner and Deborah Mitchell-Wagner. Friends will be received at the Knight Funeral Home, 588 St. Clair Parkway, Corunna on Monday March 5, 2018 from 5-8 p.m. In keeping with Diane’s wishes cremation has already taken place and no formal funeral services are planned. In lieu of flowers sympathy may be expressed through memorial donations to St. Joseph’s Hospice, Sarnia. Messages and condolences may be left online @ www.knightfuneralhome.ca Knight 519-862-2845.

Visitation Information

Monday March 5, 2018 from 5-8 p.m.


St. Joseph's Hospice, Sarnia

Funeral Date

There will be no formal funeral service at this time.

52 thoughts on “Diane Pettit”

  1. Bernice and Alex Pettit

    Bernice and I were so saddened to learn of the passing of Diane. Please know that we are thinking of you and your family and sending our heartfelt sympathy.
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

  2. Ruth Anne Mater

    Sincere sympathy to all of you. Such a shock to read of her passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this sad time.

  3. Diana Van Ryswyk (Stevens)

    So sorry to hear about the passing of your mother, Brad. Sending you strength and peace at this difficult time.

  4. Mike and Nicki Lewis

    Larry and family~ our thoughts are with you during this very difficult time. We are sorry to hear of Diane’s passing.

  5. John and Sharon Lewis

    No words can truly say how very sorry we feel…but we want you to know how deeply we care. Our hearts are with you in the sadness of having to say goodbye to a dear and gentle soul. Our Blessings to the Family. Sincerely meant.

  6. Larry & Family – so sorry to hear of Diane’s passing. Thoughts and prayers are with you

    Tom and Family

  7. Ron and Jackie Atmore

    Larry and Family. Ron and I are so sorry for your loss. Please know our thoughts and prayers are with. May good memories help ease your pain at this difficult time. Sincerely Ron and Jackie Atmore.

  8. Larry, Dale and families,

    I am so very sorry to hear that Diane has passed away. It has been nice re-connecting with her over the last few years. I will hold on to these good memories of her and she will be remembered always.

    I regret I will be unable to attend on Monday. Larry, you will be in my thoughts in the days ahead. My deepest sympathy is extended to her family and close friends.

  9. Steve/Diane Reed and Family

    Larry Ryan Brad/Spouses, Grandchildren
    Gary/Dale Laurie/Jim Carol/Carol Joe and Families and the Pettit Family
    We extend Our Deepest Sympathy and Heartfelt Condolences to you all. What a “wonderful fun loving and exciting energy” Diane had. She will always be remembered in our hearts forever – We are so sorry and thinking of you all at this very difficult and sad time. There will always be Great Wonderful Memories of her by us all.
    Our heart too is saddened and goes out to you all.
    Steve Diane Reed and Family

  10. Cathy & Tony Bourque

    Larry, Carol and Joe So sorry to hear about Diane. 💔
    She was a kind, sweet lady with a huge smile and an even bigger heart.
    Deepest sympathy to the Pettit and Wagner families.
    We are away and will not be able to come to the visitation.

    Love Cathy & Tony

  11. Maureen and Ron Bailey

    Larry, Brad , Ryan and the Entire Pettite Families . So sorry to hear about the sudden passing of Diane . She was such a loving and caring person to everyone . Diane was loved by so many and she will be missed by so many . She always had time to talk no matter where we seen her and always had a beautiful smile . Thinking of you all at this difficult time. Love Ron and Maureen Bailey and Family xoxo

  12. Bob and Nancy Matheson

    We are so sorry to hear of your loss Diane was a great lady and will be greatly missed by all who knew her. Your family is in our thoughts and prayers take care of each other. |Sorry we can not attend the visitation but we are away.

  13. Penny & Don Phillips

    May memory of Diane give all her family some comfort at this time of sorrow. She has left too soon. I will always remember her incredible humor and kindness. Deepest sympathies. Penny & Don Phillips xo

  14. Philip J. Bezaire

    Larry and Ryan and Brad. Judy and I are saddened to hear of Diane’s sudden passing. We remember the good times during the Wilkesport ball days. Please accept our deepest sympathy and may God bless.

  15. Bonnie and Wray Lamb

    Our sincere sympathy to Larry and the entire Pettit family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

  16. Deepest sympathy to the family. Diane will always be remembered by her wonderful smile, and laughter, and her kind heart.

  17. Don and Marla Miller

    Having Diane in our lives has been an amazing blessing that we will cherish forever, and finding words to express the grief we feel with her passing is difficult. She was not only beautiful, smart, and talented, she loved her family more than anything. Your memories of her are treasures to be held close in your hearts, as I know we will ours. Larry, you know we love you as one of our own, and will be there for you and your family always. We are keeping you and your family in our hearts and praying that time will ease the pain you feel today.

    With deepest sympathy,

    Don and Marla

  18. Doug and Kim Shane

    Larry and family. Our heartfelt condolences to you and your family. We are very sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

  19. Brian & Debbie Krohn

    Larry & family. Our thoughts & prayers are with you alll during very difficult time. May your memories offer comfort & support.

  20. Rosemary & Dan Wilson

    Dear Larry and family, sending our condolences. Dianne was a beautiful person, we always will remember her with her wonderful smile. Another Angel to watch over us.

  21. Rob & Valerie Young

    Dear Dale,
    We are so sorry to hear of the recent passing of your wonderful sister Diane. She was a treasure!! And, she will be missed.
    Love to you,
    Rob & Val

  22. Brian & Pam Irwin

    Our deepest and most sincere condolences to you, Larry . Also to Ryan and Brad and their families, the Pettits and the Wagners. Diane was a passionate, talented and fun loving friend… she will be greatly missed. 💙

  23. Elsbeth, Heath, Ian and Blyth

    Dear Larry and Family,

    What a special person was Diane, always had such a positive outlook and spent so many years doing what she wanted to do with the ones she wanted to share experiences with. We had some fun times at parties in our younger years.
    Diane appreciated a good story, a funny joke, she will be sadly missed by many. Our sincere condolences at a time when memories will be shared and many heartfelt expressions of sympathy will help ease the pain of your loss. Hugs to all.
    Elsbeth, Heath, Ian and Blyth

  24. Larry I am so sorry to hear about Diane’s passing. My thoughts are with you at this time. My condolences to you and your family on the loss of Diane. Your neighbour. Kevin

  25. My thoughts and prayers are with you all during this difficult time.
    My sincerest condolences.

    Michelle Grigg

  26. Connie & Gary Luckhurst

    Dear Larry and family…We were so sorry to hear that Diane passed away…..We are in Texas but our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time…She was a fun person to be around and we will miss that….much love from Gary and Connie Luckhurst

  27. Dennis and jane mclachlin

    Larry and family
    We we do saddened by the news of Dianne’s passing. Just way too young
    She was a great girl full of ambition and lots of laughter. She will be missed
    Our deepest sympathy
    Dennis and Jane

  28. John & Judy Hooper

    We are so sorry for your loss Larry,Ryan ,Brad and your families,and to Diane’s family.Diane was a beautiful person,a second Mom to our Travis,something he will always treasure. Remembering all the good times at the ball tournaments.You have a guardian Angel to watch over you all. <3 John & Judy.

  29. Lisa and John Walsh

    Our deepest system for you and your family at this difficult time.
    You are in our thoughts and prayers.

  30. Jim, Carol, and family,
    So sorry to read about the passing of your sister/sister-in-law/aunt. My thoughts are with you at this sad time. May pleasant memories bring you peace.

  31. Larry and family,
    Saddened to hear of Diane’s sudden passing. She was a lot of fun and always there for those who needed her. Thoughts are with all of you at this time.

  32. Lawrence & Elaine Coleman

    Larry and family: We’re sorry to hear of Dianes’ passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

  33. Wayne & Joy Reycraft

    Our thoughts and prayers are with the entire family during this sad time. Her memories will keep her alive in your hearts forever.

  34. Rob and Wendy Annett

    Our sincerest condolences on the loss of Diane. You are in our thoughts and prayers. Much love
    Rob and Wendy

  35. Very sad to hear this news. Sorry I was not at the visitation for Diane but had not heard the news.

    It’s been a long time since we’ve been in touch but want you to know I am thinking of everyone at this difficult time.


  36. Cheryl and Ron May

    Larry and family, how saddened we were to hear of Diane’s passing, she always had a smile and a great laugh.
    She will be missed.

  37. Stu & Sharon McGregor

    Just recently did we read of Diane’s passing. We are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you All at this most difficult time.

  38. to all you Pettit’s and Wagner’s. I am sorry to hear about Diane’s passing. she was a wonderful lady and we had a lot of fun when together which seems like ages ago now. my deepest condolences. love you all. john david parker

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