Mealer, Dianne C. (Takkunen) age 68 of Blaine, passed away peacefully at her home on March 17, 2017 after a 5-month battle with cancer. Preceded in death by parents, Wilmer and Florence (Hautajarvi) Takkunen; husband John in November 1999, brother Leonard Takkunen, niece Rebecca Takkunen, and step-granddaughter Jennifer Mealer. Survived by brothers Lyle (Judith) Takkunen, Larry (Diane) Takkunen, and Curtis Takkunen (fiancée Laura Newton), step-daughters Fran (Darrell) Koskela & Wendy McKay, step-son Kirk Mealer, sisters-in-law Judy Takkunen and Debbie Seppanen, step-grandson Rodney Miller, 6 nieces, 7 nephews, a loving and compassionate family of AA friends, her precious dog "Princess", and a host of brothers and sisters in faith. Memorial service will be held Thursday, 3/23/17, at 2 PM with visitation beginning at 12 PM at Independent Apostolic Lutheran Church, 14000 129th Ave N, Dayton MN. Private interment. In lieu of flowers, memorials preferred. 763-767-1000