Diana May “Dinah” Houdashelt, a resident of Dunsmuir, California, passed away on April 13, 2017. She was 69 years old.

Dinah was born in Tracy, Minnesota on December 8, 1947. She attended Weed Elementary, Alturas schools, graduating from Dunsmuir High School.

She worked for the Coronet store in Dunsmuir; and then Pacific Bell Telephone Company, which became AT&T. Dinah transferred to the San Leandro branch and lived in the Bay Area for years.

Dinah returned to Dunsmuir and lived with her mother, Jean Johnson, until her death.

She leaves behind her son, Rich Houdashelt; granddaughter, Kourtney; her mother; sisters, Nancy Hoy (and Bill), Beverly Reeves (and Bob); three nephews, a niece, and their families; and her dear friend, Debbie Hatten and her family.

Services will be held Saturday, April 22 at 1 p.m. at the Dunsmuir Church of Christ with Pastor Dale Farnsworth officiating.

Memorial contributions can be made to Mercy Mt. Shasta Hospice, 914 Pine Street, Mount Shasta, CA 96067.