May 18, 1958 – March 12, 2019
Diane Theresa Towery, a resident of Colorado Springs since 1978, passed away Tuesday, March 12, 2019. She formerly resided in Cheektowaga, New York.
Diane was born on May 18, 1958 to Fred and Theresa (Wujek) Ippolito in Buffalo, New York. She married Jack Henry Towery on December 30, 1977 in Cheektowaga, New York. She dedicated her life to the nursing profession and to her lovely grandchildren.
Family was very important to her. She also loved her plants and gardening, truly having a green thumb.
She is survived by her husband, Jack Towery; two sons: Jack Towery, and his wife Michelle, and Greg Towery, and his wife Amanda; her mother, Theresa Ippolito; two brothers: Mark and Greg Ippolito; two sisters: Donna Georgini and Carol Sypass; and four grandchildren: Maxximus, Nathan, Kylie, and Luxie Towery. She was preceded in death by her father, Fred Ippolito.
Private family celebration of life services are planned. Public visitation will be from 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, March 17, 2019 at Shrine of Remembrance, 1730 E. Fountain Blvd. Inurnment will be private.
Memorials in Diane’s name may be made to The Alzheimer’s Association, P.O. Box 96011, Washington DC, 20090-6011 (www.alz.org) or to the Arthritis Foundation,1355 Peachtree St. NE, Suite 600, Atlanta, GA 30309 (www.arthritis.org).