Dinel Lavonne (Staubs) Koski, 47, of Duluth, passed away peacefully Wednesday June 27, 2018 in her residence. She was born in Duluth on Nov. 11, 1970 to William and Sandra Staubs. She graduated from Duluth East High School in 1989. Dinel earned her RN Degree from the Normandale School of Nursing. She worked as a Registered Nurse certified in Oncology and Chemo, touching many lives during her career. Dinel married Paul K. Koski in Las Vegas on May 15, 2001. Dinel enjoyed drinking Diet Coke, time spent at the camper with friends and family at Pathfinder Village Campground, vacationing anywhere that was hot, watching her boys play sports, scrapbooking, home decorating, flower gardening, and her favorite color was purple. She was a loving and caring mother, wife, daughter, sister and nurse.
She was preceded in death by her maternal grandparents John and Kay Donald, paternal grandparents William and Phyllis Staubs Sr., and her father William Staubs Jr.
She is survived by her loving husband of 18 years Paul, sons Andrew, Jacob and Lucas, mother Sandra Staubs, brother Bill (Kari) Staubs, niece Kaydi Staubs, a very special uncle/godfather J. Scott Donald, in-laws Helen Koski, Roger Koski, Ruth Ann Koski, and Matt (Pam) Koski, many aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends.
In Lieu of flowers memorials preferred to the Solvay Hospice House, 801 Baylis Ave Duluth, MN 55811.
Visitation will be held on Monday from 5PM to 7PM in Dougherty Funeral Home. 600 E. 2nd St, Duluth, MN 55805. Visitation will continue Tuesday from 1:00PM until the 2:00PM Memorial Service in Peace United Church of Christ. 1111 North 11th Avenue East, Duluth, MN 55805. 218-727-3555.