Diane Garonzik


Diane Garonzik grew up in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, and has been a flight attendant for American Airlines based out of Chicago for many years.

She attended Harcum Junior College in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, and graduated from Ohio State University. She is also a French speaker and attended the Institut de Francais in Villefranche-sur-Mer, France.

Her experiences with her mother and father dealing with her father’s dementia for 12 years and her desire for her niece and nephew to know about their grandparents inspired Diane to write the memoir DANCE WITH ME.

Since 1997 she has been very active with the Sponsor Parent Board of The Children’s Home and Aid organization, which works to give foster children in the state of Illinois help, hope and opportunity.

You can email Diane Garonzik at diane@dianegaronzik.com

Where to find Diane Garonzik online


Dance With Me
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,280. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
The book DANCE WITH ME began as a story for Diane Garonzik’s niece and nephew to get to know their Grandma Pearl and Grandpa Herby. Along the way Diane realized that this love story, including her father’s 12 years of dementia and her mother’s battle with diabetes, had humorous “gems” that could be enjoyed by a wider audience.

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dementia    grandparents    harrisburg    humor    love    love story    marriage    memoir    pa