Obituary Notices and Memorials


DIAMOND, Anastasia
DIAMOND, Anastasia August 7, 1946 ~ April 10, 2012 Born in Boston, Mass. and went home to be with our Lord Jesus Christ after suffering a heart attack. Anastasia is beloved and survived by her children, Danise Jurado and Michael Newman, her grandchildren Nicholas Jurado, Katie Martinez, Kambria Newman, her siblings Lisa Kern, Antonina Rashelof, John Roberts and Clarence Roberts. Her life was a true inspiration to her family and all who knew her. Anastasia used her gift as a talented writer to inspire and encourage others with the hope of Christ. She was a contributing author in two published books; Conversations of Courage: Stories of Success, Hope & Possibility Vol. I and Zoe Life Inspired: A Daily Devotional with Zoe Life Publications, Inc. Her blog site is As a resident of the Antelope Valley for over twenty years she served the community as a long time member and the Counseling Ministry Coordinator at Living Way Foursquare Church. Additionally, she was devoted to her work as a Counselor/Program Manager for adults with developmental disabilities at Desert Haven Enterprises for seventeen years. A memorial service to celebrate her life will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, April 21, 2012, at Living Way Foursquare Church, 43260 Challenger Way, Lancaster, CA 93539 In lieu of flowers a donation can be made in her name to Living Way Foursquare Church / World Missions Program.

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