George Aaron Diller

George Aaron Diller was born July 31, 1930, to George Virgil and Daisy Olive (Miller) Diller in Albia, Iowa, and passed away June 4, 2021, in Enid.    

George graduated Jet High School in 1947.  He enlisted in the Air Force in 1950.  After the passing of his father, he was Honorably Discharged to tend to the family farm.  He would farm in the summer and work numerous jobs over the years, including operating Diller Insurance Agency in Nash. 

He served his community in several capacities including the town board and twenty years as a volunteer firefighter.  He retired after spending fifteen years as a Driver at the Vance Air Force Base Fire Department.

He married Idella Belle Gilchrist September 2, 1954.  They were blessed with four children; Judy, Sammie, Stanley and Roger. 

He is survived by his wife, Idella; daughters, Judy; Sammie and husband Mike; sons, Stanley; Roger and wife Jennifer; sixteen grandchildren, and 21 great-grandchildren.  His sisters Eunice, Vivian, brother Glenn, and numerous nieces, nephews and friends. 

George was preceded in death by his parents, sister Ruth, and daughter-in law Shireen.

George was greatly loved by his family and friends.  He was passionate about his family, farming, cows, and sporting events (Go Pokes!).

Visitation was from 6-7:30 p.m., Monday, June 7, 2021, at the Wilson Funeral Home, Pond Creek. Services were Tuesday, June 8, 2021, at the Nash First Baptist Church, 104 Hazel St., at 1:30pm, followed by interment at the New Home Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the New Home Cemetery of Nash, The Timberlake Education Foundation or the organization of your choosing.

George Aaron Diller was born July 31, 1930, to George Virgil and Daisy Olive (Miller) Diller in Albia, Iowa, and passed away June 4, 2021, in Enid.    

George graduated Jet High School in 1947.  He enlisted in the Air Force in 1950.  After the passing of his father, he was Honorably Discharged to tend to the family farm.  He would farm in the summer and work numerous jobs over the years, including operating Diller Insurance Agency in Nash. 

He served his community in several capacities including the town board and twenty years as a volunteer firefighter.  He retired after spending fifteen years as a Driver at the Vance Air Force Base Fire Department.

He married Idella Belle Gilchrist September 2, 1954.  They were blessed with four children; Judy, Sammie, Stanley and Roger. 

He is survived by his wife, Idella; daughters, Judy; Sammie and husband Mike; sons, Stanley; Roger and wife Jennifer; sixteen grandchildren, and 21 great-grandchildren.  His sisters Eunice, Vivian, brother Glenn, and numerous nieces, nephews and friends. 

George was preceded in death by his parents, sister Ruth, and daughter-in law Shireen.

George was greatly loved by his family and friends.  He was passionate about his family, farming, cows, and sporting events (Go Pokes!).

Visitation was from 6-7:30 p.m., Monday, June 7, 2021, at the Wilson Funeral Home, Pond Creek. Services were Tuesday, June 8, 2021, at the Nash First Baptist Church, 104 Hazel St., at 1:30pm, followed by interment at the New Home Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the New Home Cemetery of Nash, The Timberlake Education Foundation or the organization of your choosing.

Leave a Comment