Diane Lantz

Diane Lantz has lived most of her life in Spokane. She and her wife, Marge Ballack, who was also interviewed for this project, met in 1978; they married in British Columbia in 2003. The next year, the ACLU file suit to have same-sex marriages, including theirs, recognized in Washington State; in 2006, the Washington State Supreme Court upheld the state’s ban on gay marriage. Lantz was born in 1948.