Ruthie Dianne Buerk, 66, of Tampa, FL, finally free from her pain and at peace, passed, Dec. 5 2021 at 4:20am in care of Hospice at St. Joseph's Tampa FL. Survived by her beloved husband, Donney Haynes. She desired no services. Celebrations of Life TBD. She had a love for life, gardening, cooking and helping and loving those around her. All who experienced her loved her dearly. She filled a room with her presence and made all feel welcomed and loved. She had great love for all, who’s presence in her life made her happy and complete. She had a zest for life and always telling it straight as she saw it. Dianne was a straight shooter and always spoke her mind. Folks were drawn to Dianne. Remember her as a well-meaning and kind soul. She was a gem. She was a smart, funny, and an amazing strong women. There is a little piece of her in all of us that knew her and loved her. With all that loved her, she will not be forgotten. Don't be sad, be happy that she suffers so badly of the pain no more.