Obituary for Diane Oglesby

    • Name: Diane Oglesby
    • Home Town: Ocean Isle Beach, NC
    • Date of Death: 01/31/2018
    • Birth Place: Hartford, CT
    • Birth Date: 08/09/1944
    • Visit Date: 02/03/2018
    • Visit Times: 2-4 pm
    • Service Place: Brunswick Funeral Service Chapel, Shallotte

    Diane Trevithick Oglesby, 73, of Ocean Isle Beach, died Wednesday, January 31, 2018.

    She was born in Hartford, CT, the daughter of the late Dean H. Trevithick and Patricia DuBois Trevithick. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by a brother, John Trevithick.

    She held a PhD Degree and was retired from the U.S. Government.

    Surviving are her husband, Forrest E. Oglesby, Jr., U.S. Army, Major (retired); son, Derek Sebastian Nye (Pam Witte Nye), Duluth, GA.; daughters, Angela Benton, St. Johnsbury, VT, and Tracy Oglesby Ruffin, Richmond, VA.; brother, Thomas Trevithick, Twin Mountain, NH; and sister-in-law, Marie Trevithick, Burlington, VT.

    Grandchildren, Melissa Ann Coleman, Sarah Emily Coleman, Rachel Diane Nye, Nathan Fox Benton, Christopher Dean Benton, Katherine Patricia Ruffin, and Ashley Ruffin Atkinson (Robbie).

    The family will receive friends from 2:00pm until 4:00pm, Saturday, February 3, 2018 at  Brunswick Funeral Service, Shallotte

    Online condolences may be sent to the family at

    Brunswick Funeral Service, Shallotte

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