Diana Lilja

Obituary of Diana Lilja

Diana Lilja, 64, died May 14th, 2017 at her home in DeLand, Florida. The family held a private service in her remembrance.

Mrs. Lilja was born on June 11th, 1952 in Akron, Ohio to Irene and Raymond Mafield, Sr.  She retired from the County of Volusia after a career in accounting. She had a beautiful, loving spirit, always appreciating the simple things in life.  She loved the ocean and was dedicated to caring for animals, always making sure that those without homes had shelter and food.  She will be greatly missed.

Diana is preceded in death by her daughter (Ronna Ice), her mother (Irene Stimpfel), her father (Raymond Mafield, Sr.), and her grandson (James Ice).

She is survived by her husband (Barry Lilja), her daughter (Roshell Grigsby), her sister (Donna Butler), her brother (Raymond Mafield, Jr.), her stepfather (James Stimpfel), and 4 grandchildren (Sarah Grigsby, Johnathan Grigsby, Brian Ice, Jr., and Desiree Ice).