In Memory of



Obituary for Dianne McGurk

Dianne McGurk, née Rubino, 81, beloved mother, grandmother, sister, and friend, passed away on May 4, 2023. She was born on March 15, 1942 to parents Robert Osborne Rubino and Dixie (Mittelstadt) Rubino. A memorial mass will be celebrated at 10am on Saturday May 6th at Immaculate Conception Church in Montclair.

“Di” married the late Thomas W. McGurk, a fellow Montclairion, at Immaculate Conception Church and were married for fifty-five years. Together they made their home in town where they raised their son, Thomas, and daughters, Laura and Tara.

Dianne enjoyed spending time at the Jersey Shore, specifically Manasquan, where she made many memories with her children and grandchildren. She loved going to band performances of all kinds and attended rock concerts into her eighties, especially Hall and Oates. She enjoyed traveling to Vermont and Florida and spending time with dear friends.

She is survived by her daughters Laura Stockel and her husband Lester, Tara Lewis and her husband Andrew, her six grandchildren Dylan, Kyle, and Owen Stockel, and Emma, Henry, and Luke Lewis, her brothers Robert Rubino and his wife Kathleen, David Rubino and his wife Debbie, Anthony Rubino and his wife Janie, her aunt Donna Mycewicz and her husband Glen, her sister Laura DeStefano and her husband John, her sister-in-law Eileen Sabol, and many cherished nephews and nieces. She was predeceased by her husband, Thomas, as well as their beloved son, Thomas, and her sister Pamela Rubino.