Diane M. Felt-Small

IRVING – Diane M. Felt-Small, 68, of Erie Street, Irving, NY passed away Tuesday evening (Jan. 15, 2013) at Select Specialty Hospital in Erie, Pa.

She was born March 23, 1944 in Franklinville, NY, daughter of the late Arthur and Irene (Reid) Frost.

Mrs. Felt-Small retired as a home health care worker. Her passion was antiquing and arts and crafts. She was very artistic and creative.

Diane had a soft heart for stray dogs and cats; they could find a home at her place anytime. She also would help anybody in need.

Surviving are her husband, Gerald K. Small, whom she married Sept. 9, 2000; two children, Fonda Judy (Patrick Schmidt) Ippolito of Buffalo, Renee L. Felt of Irving, NY; four grandchildren, Amanda and Geoff Felt, Joshua and Ashley Ippolito.

Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her first husband, Larry Felt; two brothers, George Frost and Don Wheeler; and two sisters, Velma Standish and Desi Frost.

Relatives and friends are welcome to call at the Jovial II Restaurant, 9320 Erie Road, Angola, NY on Saturday, Jan. 19, 2013 from 2 to 6 p.m. The family suggests memorial donations may be made to the Lakeshore Humane Society, P.O. Box 12, Fredonia, NY 14063. Arrangements by the Hole-Parker Funeral Chapel.