Diane Claire Woodford, 68, of Milford, passed away on Wednesday, March 6, 2013, in Bridgeport Hospital.

She was born on February 19, 1944, in New Milford to the late Emerson and Margaret Axon Woodford.

She graduated from CCSU with a B.A. in Education and was an employee of Exxon Mobil.

She was an avid reader and loving sister and aunt and will be sadly missed by her brother Robert (Alice) Woodford, Norman, OK, nieces; Kraleigh Woodford of Hoboken, NJ and Hillary MD (Anthony MD) Lawrence and grand-nephews Robert and Charles Lawrence of Kansas City, KA.

All funeral services are private and are being handled by Affordable Cremations, 125 N. Broad St. in Milford.