Monday , July 08, 2013 - 9:36 AM
Diane Eloise Stoddard Kapetanov of Roy will celebrate her 80th birthday. Family and friends may attend an open house in her honor from 1-3 p.m. on Saturday, July 13, at the clubhouse of Country Meadows Mobile Estates, 3750 Midland Drive, Roy.
She was born in Ogden on Dec. 4, 1932, to Charles Warren and Eloise Grue Stoddard. She was raised in West Point and graduated from Davis High School. Although she lived in California for a time, she has lived most of her life in Weber and Davis counties.
She is a lifetime member of the LDS Church, currently residing in the West Haven Ward.
She has worked in various capacities throughout her life to support her family, whom she says is her greatest joy.
Twice married, she raised six children: Steve Kapetanov, Kristine Barrett, Linda Deschner (deceased), Dan Kapetanov, George Kapetanov (deceased) and Dion Kapetanov.
She has 11 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.