Ventura County native Diana Lee Slate died Friday at her Camarillo home following a lengthy illness. She was 51.
Slate was born in Ventura on May 4, 1949. She had recently retired after a 30-year career as an electronics technician at the Naval Base Ventura County, Point Mugu.
Slate was a member of the Swingers Golf Club of Ventura and a bowling league.
Slate is survived by her husband, Carl Slate of Camarillo; a son, Aaron George of Ventura, and her mother, Lorene Berkshire of Ventura.
She was preceded in death by her father, Earl Berkshire.
A visitation will be held Monday from 4 to 8 p.m. at Ted Mayr Funeral Home, Ventura, which is handling the arrangements. A private interment will be held at Ivy Lawn Memorial Park in Ventura.
Contributions can be made to the American Heart Assn., 2500 E. Las Posas Road, Camarillo, or the American Cancer Society of Ventura County, 1363 Del Norte Road, Camarillo.