Diane Dorothy GOLDENETZ
Diane Dorothy GOLDENETZ
  • November 23, 1936 - April 26, 2017
  • Glendale, Arizona

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Diane Goldenetz, age 80, of Phoenix, Arizona passed away April 26, 2017. Fondly known as "Punkie" to her family, Diane was born November 23, 1936 in Phoenix to Franklin J. Goldenetz and Dorothy Lohman Goldenetz. Punkie was a free spirit and loved her extended family of over 45 cousins. She rarely missed a family gathering including Easter dinner at the Winburne's last month.
Punkie spent her working career as a meat cutter for over 30 years at Basha's supermarkets in Phoenix. Her free time was spent with family and friends and included many trips to Rocky Point, Mexico. She was fluent in Spanish. She was an avid genealogist and loved helping others find their "roots". Punkie spent her entire life in a two block area of Phoenix and saw the city expand around her. She was preceded in death by her parents, grandparents and many aunts, uncles and cousins. . Punkie will be missed by her dear friends, many cousins and their families in Arizona, Michigan and Ohio, including G. William Winburne, Robert Winburne, Tim Winburne, Jan Switzer, Scott Switzer, Tom Snyder, James Snyder and Timothy Miles of Oklahoma . Family graveside services celebrating Punkie's life will be held Tuesday at 10:00 a.m. at Greenwood Memory Lawn Cemetery in Phoenix.

Arrangements under the direction of A.L. Moore-Grimshaw Bethany Chapel, Phoenix, AZ.