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Dianna L. (Murphy) Lisk

March 8, 1956 ~ September 12, 2021 (age 65)


Dianna L. Lisk, age 65, lifetime resident of the area, died at Beechtree Care Center in Ithaca on Sunday, September 12, 2021 following a brief illness.


Dianna was born in Waterloo on March 8, 1956, a daughter of the late Albert and Shirley (Rumsey) Murphy.  She was a 1975 graduate of South Seneca High School and had a 30 year career at Lakeside Nursing Home in Ithaca, where she had been the 3rd floor unit clerk. Her joys in life were her family, small dogs and birds.


She is survived by her husband, Doug; her children, Brandon (Sara) Lisk of Newfield, Kaitlyn (Kyle) Jackson of Lodi; her sisters, Dolores (George) Wiggins of Lodi and Joyce (Tom) Jones) of Interlaken and several nieces, nephews and great nieces and nephews. Dianna was preceded in death by her sister, Kathy Rumsey and by her infant grandchildren Sadie and Easton Jackson.


A Memorial Service will be held at 10:00am on Friday, September 17, 2021 at Covert Funeral Home in Ovid.  Prayers of committal will be held at West Lodi Cemetery.


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Memorial Service
September 17, 2021

10:00 AM
Covert Funeral Home
7199 Main Street
Ovid, NY 14521

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