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Dianne Sell

April 15, 1944 ~ January 27, 2024 (age 79) 79 Years Old

Dianne Sell Obituary

Dianne Dorothy Sell, 79, of Clara City, died Saturday, January 27, 2024, at Prairie Lakes Health Care System in Watertown, SD. Her visitation will be on Thursday, February 1, at Faith Lutheran Church in Clara City from 9:30 am – 11:00 am with a service to follow at 11:00 am. Interment will be at Bethany Reformed Cemetery in Clara City with a lunch to follow at the church. Arrangements are with Harvey Anderson Funeral Home in Clara City.  www.hafh.org

Dianne Dorothy (Forbrook) Sell was born April 15, 1944, to Harvey and Eldora (Sandeen) Forbrook at Abbott Hospital in Minneapolis. She was baptized and later confirmed in the Lutheran faith. A hairdresser by trade, Dianne was united in marriage to Wesley Hanson on May 16, 1964. To this union two children were born: Alissa and Craig. Wesley later passed away. On June 6, 1979, Dianne was united in marriage to Stanley Sell at Mamrelund Lutheran Church in Pennock. Dianne was blessed with two additional stepsons: Kim and Scott. They enjoyed living on the farm where they raised their four children. Dianne loved sewing, crafting, cooking, baking, gardening, and visiting with friends. She could often be found out on the farm serving as Stanley’s hired hand. She continued to enjoy farm life until 2003, when she and Stan moved into Clara City. Faith was important to the family, and they could often be found at Faith Lutheran Church. Dianne and Stanley enjoyed traveling, spending time with family and friends, and wintering in Mission, Texas, for 20 years. Dianne was a loving wife, grandma, great grandma, sister, and friend.

Dianne is survived by children: Kim (Missy) Sell of Lake Geneva, WI; Alissa Hanson (formerly Ohmann) of Apple Valley, MN; Craig (Connie) Hanson of Watertown, SD; and Scott (Vicki) Sell of Lakeville, MN; grandchildren: Justin Sell, Jacob Hanson, Jordan Rupp, Zachary Sell, Andrew Ohmann, Brandon Sell, Kirsten Hanson, Noah Hanson, Brittany Sell, Gavin Sell, and Braedyn Sell; two great grandchildren: Jaxon and Jace Hanson. She is also survived by her sisters: Cynthia Forbrook and Linda Newton.

She is preceded in death by her husbands, parents, and sister: Yvonne Johnson.

Please donate memorials in honor of Dianne Sell to the Alzheimer’s Association at: ALZHEIMER’S ASSOCIATION, P.O. BOX 9601, WASHINGTON, DC 200090-6011.

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Services

Visitation
Thursday
February 1, 2024

9:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church - Clara City
4015 115th Ave SE
Clara City, MN 56222

Funeral Service
Thursday
February 1, 2024

11:00 AM
Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church - Clara City
4015 115th Ave SE
Clara City, MN 56222

Interment
Thursday
February 1, 2024

12:00 PM
Bethany Reformed Cemetery, Clara City

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