Elda M. Geisler
Elda M. Geisler of Cuba, Missouri was born to Otto and Adelia (Ruether) Emke on January 26, 1918 in Dutzow, Missouri and passed away Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at the age of 96 years.
Elda was a homemaker and enjoyed taking care of her family, home, garden and sewing. She was a parishioner of Holy Cross Catholic Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Otto and Adelia Emke; husband, Erwin Geisler; four sons, Phillip, Gary, Dennis and Thomas Geisler; two grandsons, Sean and Phillip Geisler; four brothers, Raymond, Ewald, Alvin and Norman Geisler; three sisters, Eleanora “Tootsie” Ellenbeck, Tommie Overmark and Alfreida Hoffmeister.
She is survived by her eight children, David and wife Willene Geisler of Cuba, Missouri, Stanley and wife Judy Geisler of Defiance, Missouri, Kevin Geisler of Cuba, Missouri, Michael and wife Cindy Geisler of Overland, Missouri, Robert and wife Mary Geisler of Defiance, Missouri, Raymond and wife Valerie Geisler of Cuba, Missouri, Joann and husband Sam Price of Camdenton, Missouri, Donald Geisler of Overland, Missouri; daughter-in-law, Carol Geisler of St. Louis, Missouri; 24 grandchildren; 45 great grandchildren; two great great grandchildren; other relatives and friends.
Visitation was held on Thursday, June 26, 2014 from 5-8 p.m. at the Mizell Funeral Home in Cuba, Missouri.
Funeral Mass was held on Friday, June 27, 2014 at 11 a.m. at Holy Cross Catholic Church with Rev. Rich Boever as the celebrant.
Interment followed at the Holy Cross Cemetery.
Arrangements under the direction of the Mizell Funeral Home in Cuba, Missouri.