Diana was raised on a farm south of Wheaton and graduated from Wheaton high School. She married Larry Brunkow of Onaga and they currently reside in Duluth KS. They have 2 children and 8 grandchildren. She worked 20 years in the local grocery store and has been working in the insurance business since 1999. Diana enjoys going to the grandkids activities and is active at St. Pauls Lutheran Church in Duluth.