The Edmond Sun


June 26, 2014

Diane Leigh Ginzl

EDMOND — Diane Leigh Ginzl, 68, passed from this life on June 25, 2014 at home in Oklahoma City, Okla. She was born June 14, 1946 in Cushing, Okla. to Virgil and Virginia Davis. She grew up in Chandler, Okla., and graduated from high school there. Diane spent time working at the Oklahoma City Police Department in the records department, as an AVON Representative in Edmond, as a salesperson for Towel Outlet in Oklahoma City, and for the Edmond Schools in the cafeteria as a baker at Angie Debo, from where she retired.

    Diane met her husband Harry in February 1966 at a gas station in Spencer where he was moonlighting while stationed in the Air Force at Tinker. They were engaged in June and married October 21, 1966.

    She was preceded in death by her parents, step-father, and her loving son Chad.

    She is survived by her spouse Harry Ginzl; daughter Jamie Ginzl-Webb, grandsons Taylor and Cameron Ginzl, grandson Wyatt Webb, and step-sister Donnell Delashaw and husband Mike, brothers-in-law Richard and wife Joan Ginzl, Tom and wife Martha Ginzl, Bruce and wife Sukey Ginzl, sister-in-law Ginger and husband Jim Dolberg, along with many cousins, nieces, and nephews.

    Diane was an active member of the Edmond MOMS Club (Modern Organized Mother’s Study) holding various offices and as an AT&T Telephone Pioneer Partner. She loved her arts and crafts and enjoyed putting together things for the house and friends. Diane enjoyed traveling, camping, and her grandchildren. Cooking was her “therapy”.

    Harry and daughter Jamie would especially like to thank all of the folks at Heartland Hospice Service in Norman OKla., for all of their great service and comfort provided to Diane in her time of need, especially these wonderful people: Kayla Redmon, Keri Leesekamp, Jayleen Fowler, Lisa Beauchamp, Ginger Foster, Tracy Sebring, Brad Hyde, Chaplin Shawn Reidy, and Dr. Swisher.

    In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her name to the Heartland Hospice Memorial Fund 2802 North Kickapoo, Shawnee, OK 74804, or a charity of your choice.

    Visitation will be 4 - 7 p.m. Monday, June 30, 2014 at Baggerley Funeral Home in Edmond from.

    Services will be 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 1, 2014 at the Baggerley Funeral Home Chapel with burial at a later date at the Military Cemetery in Elgin, Okla. For more information go to

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