Diana M. Everson enjoyed sewing, knitting, crocheting and cross-stitching. She was intrigued and fascinated by many aspects of the world. She didn’t just live life; she studied and explored life. She was an avid reader and liked adventure and the boating life. Diana was the mother to five children. She taught her family to savor and enjoy the simple pleasures of life. Whenever an unexpected or disappointing circumstance arose, Diana’s response was always to seek a positive solution. Diana and her husband of 45 years, Eugene, founded, owned and operated Zee Medical Service of Reading for 32 years and traveled together extensively across the highways and waterways of North America as well as abroad. Diana passed away in 2006 at the age of 71. This scholarship fund was established in 2007 in memory of Diana by her family.

This fund will support scholarships first for graduating seniors who are children of employees of Zee Service Company, Berks County franchise, or second for graduating seniors of Muhlenberg High School, Laureldale, Pennsylvania. Preference will be given to children of employees of Zee Service Company. Applicants must have obtained a high school cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale or a 83% or higher on a 100% scale and intend to further their education at a 2-year or 4-year college, university or technical school after high school. Involvement in athletics or music is a plus, but not a requirement.

To be considered for this scholarship, apply between January 15th and March 15th. All applicants will be notified in May.

To apply, click on “Apply for a Scholarship” under the “Scholarships + Grants” section of the website menu.