Diane N. Bures, 83, of Rome, passed away on Thursday, February 7, 2019 at Bethany Gardens. Born in Rome on October 2, 1935, she was the daughter of the late Stephen and Marium (Nutt) Nickerson. On May 1, 1965 she was united in marriage to John "Jack" Bures.
Diane was a personnel staffing specialist for the Department of Defense at Griffiss Air Force Base for many years.
She was a member of the Rome Twigs, GALS Club, Griffiss Air Force Base Thrift Shop and the Clinton Thrift Shop.
Surviving besides her loving husband of 53 years, Jack, are two sons, Stephen Bures and his wife, Joanne, of San Francisco and Joel Bures of Rome; and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by a sister, Joan Race.
Private services will be held at the convenience of the family. There are no calling hours. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Diane's memory may be made to the St. Peter's Church Memorial Fund.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Nunn and Harper Funeral Home, Inc., 418 N. George St., Rome.