Cover photo for Diane Danielson's Obituary
Diane Danielson Profile Photo
1938 Diane 2022

Diane Danielson

May 13, 1938 — October 4, 2022

Ortonville, MN

Diane Danielson, age 84 of Ortonville, MN, passed away on October 4, 2022.

A graveside service will be held on Monday, October 10, at 2:00 p.m. at Mound Cemetery in Ortonville.

Diane Margaret Danielson was the daughter of Oscar and Clara (Bacon) Danielson. She was born on May 13, 1938, in Ortonville, MN. Diane attended rural school through eighth grade, then attended Ortonville High School, graduating in 1956. After graduation, she attended Northern State Teachers’ College (now Northern State University) in Aberdeen, SD. She received her bachelor of science degree from Northern and her master’s degree from University of Minnesota. Diane taught in elementary schools in South Dakota and Minnesota, lastly in Benson, MN. She retired after 39 years in education.

Diane traveled to Europe several times. She also enjoyed traveling within the United States and Canada. Diane enjoyed nature and all the creatures, especially her dogs and cats.

Diane is survived by five nieces. She was blessed with wonderful friendships including a dear friend of 60 years, Jan of Mitchell, SD; Marla and Dick Strei; Denyce Roggeman and Kimber Roehl. She was preceded in death by her parents; brothers: Dean, Eugene, Paul, Donald, and Lowell; sisters: Delphie, Dorothy and Linnea.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Graveside Service

Monday, October 10, 2022

Starts at 2:00 pm (Central time)

Mound Cemetery, Ortonville

Stephens Ave, Ortonville, MN 56278

Get Directions

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 132

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send a Card

Send a Card