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Diana Lynn Skutca

June 6, 1958 - November 26, 2018

Diana Lynn Skutca, age 60, passed away on November 26, 2018 in Columbus, Texas. She was born to Louis Frank and Gladys Marie (Gundelach) Hanak in Eagle Lake, Texas on June 6, 1958. She married Steven Skutca on July 11, 1981.

Diana owned and operated The Little Bakery in Columbus, Texas from July of 1989 until it closed in October of 2015, when she was diagnosed with liver cancer.

Diana enjoyed working her bakery, and seeing all her customers. She loved riding 4wheelers and riding with Steven on their Harley. She liked going to karaoke at the local bars, and loved all the oldies and best-hits music. Her hobbies included going to Las Vegas, gambling, and trips to Lake Charles, Louisiana with her husband.

Diana was preceded in death by her parents, grandparents Ed "Papa Ed" and Hilda "Down" Gundelach and step-father Alton Santleben.

Diana is survived by her husband of 37 years Steven Skutca, son Garrett Skutca and his significant other Natalie Willbern of New Caney, Texas; daughter Tara Skutca of Columbus, Texas; sister Carol Pierce of Madill, Oklahoma; step-sisters Trisha and Vicky; step-brother Ed Santleben of Brenham, Texas; uncle "Buck" Gundelach of Somerville, Texas; and granddaughter Audrey Marie Skutca.

Funeral service will be on Saturday, December 1, 2018 at 2:00 PM at Henneke Funeral Home with Rev. John Hunsicker officiating.

Visitation will be held on Friday evening from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM and on Saturday from 1:00 PM until 2:00 PM.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to American Cancer Society, American Cancer Society, 2500 Fondren Rd., Ste. 100, Houston, Texas 77063.


Diana Lynn Skutca
June 6, 1958 - November 26, 2018


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