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Diana Lynn Gobelman, formerly of Eldorado

  • Diana Lynn Gobelman

    Diana Lynn Gobelman

updated: 3/17/2020 4:55 PM

Diana Lynn Gobelman, 67, of Springfield, passed away on March 11, 2020 at her residence.

She was born on July 7, 1952 in Eldorado to Paul F. Vogel and Velma Jean Carr. Diana married Steven Gobelman on Oct. 10, 1986 in Springfield and he survives.

Mrs. Gobelman is also survived by three children, Justin and Dakota Gobelman, both of St. Louis, and Ciara Gobelman of Nashville, Tennessee; three brothers, Larry W. Jones of Harrisburg, Paul F. (Diane) Vogel Jr. of Herod and Donald Gene Jones of Springfield; one sister, Jean Ellen Evrard of Harrisburg; and her beloved bulldog, Harvey Dent.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Diana worked for the U.S. Department of the Navy, the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency and Andrews Engineering Inc. She loved to travel, especially to warm sunny beaches, and she was a member of the Springfield First United Methodist Church.

A funeral service will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 17, 2020 at Bisch Funeral Home West in Springfield. The family will greet friends from 4 p.m. until the time of service Tuesday at Bisch West.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Springfield Youth Hockey Association, and visit the online "Life Remembered Story" at