Senior of the Month for October 2021
Diana was born in Mt. Holly, NJ but was raised in Pemberton and attended Pemberton Township Schools. She says she’s lived in the same house in Pemberton all of her life! After High School, Diana attended Burlington County College and took accounting.
Diana worked as a cashier and secretary at Sears Surplus from 1979-1989 after that, she worked at Burlington County Social Services in the Welfare department from 1989-2018. She stopped working to take care of her mother.
Diana had no siblings but has a lot of cousins all over the country. Diana’s hobbies include traveling (she has been to all 50 states by the age of 15!) walking county trails and used to be a crew member for the Sky Hawks, a hot air balloon group. She was a part of the Sky Hawks for 5 years, and has gone up in an air balloon many times!
Diana says she likes coming to the Senior Center because the employees and the members are all very welcoming to her. Diana’s mother passed away in February, so Diana has now been coming to the center since June. Come and meet Diana today!