In Our Care

Snell, Diane M. (Di'Blasi) of Arlington, peacefully at home surrounded by her family on November 10th. Born in South Boston to the late John and Elvira (Puopolo) Di'Blasi. Beloved wife of Robert V. Snell Sr. Loving mother of Diane Mahon and her husband John of Arlington, Robert Snell Jr. and his wife Doris of Arlington, Elvira Sarno and her husband Michael of Arlington and Joanne Harrington and her husband Mark of Derry, NH. Survived by her 8 adoring grandchildren and 7 cherished great grandchildren, 9 brother and sisters and many nieces, nephews, family and friends. Diane worked at Bell Phone Company for 25 years and then for the Town of Arlington for 10 years and was a member of local 2222. She enjoyed Bingo, Foxwoods, vacations at the Margate in Laconia, NH, spending time with her loving family and was an avid Boston Red Sox fan. Funeral from the DeVito Funeral Home 1145 Mass. Ave., ARLINGTON on Friday at 9 am followed by a funeral service at 10 am in First Baptist Church, Arlington. Burial to follow in Mt. Pleasant Cemetery. Relatives and friends are invited to visit in the funeral home on Thursday from 4-7 pm. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation in memory of Diane to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 6704, Hagerstown, MD 21741 at Please visit to view an online guestbook.