Hazel A. Geiselman
Hazel A. Geiselman, 91, passed away July 24, 2013, in the VNA Charlier Hospice Center in Evansville. She was born July 3, 1922, in Johnson, Ind., to Samuel and Pearl (Stone) Harmon. She graduated from Ft. Branch High School. Hazel married Arnold Geiselman on April 12, 1941, and they shared 71 years of marriage until his death in 2012. She was a WWII War Bride following her husband and working at various jobs wherever he was stationed.
She was an executive secretary at Whirlpool for over 30 years and during that time she was a member of Evansville Professional Women's Business Association where she served as a past president for the local chapter and past state president for three terms. She enjoyed volunteering with her husband Arnold for various organizations such as, the Boy Scouts, Fire Dept., and church activities at Zion UCC.
She and Arnold loved to winter in Tavares, Florida where they attended Tavares First United Methodist Church. She enjoyed traveling with Arnold and taking many trips overseas including South America, Australia, Alaska, Hawaii, Africa, France, and China.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; brothers, Thelman Harmon, Bert Harmon; and sister, Lillian Riffert. Hazel is survived by several loving nieces, nephews, and very special friends.
The family would like to thank the staff at Deaconess Gateway and the VNA Charlier Hospice Center. Memorial contributions may be made to Zion UCC or VNA Charlier Hospice Center.
Funeral service will be held 1 p.m., Monday, July 29, 2013, at Zion UCC, 2nd & Elm Streets, Elberfeld, Rev. Janet Buente and Rev. Steve Oeth will officiate and burial will follow in Zion Cemetery with Rev. Rick Bender officiating the graveside service.
Visitation will be held 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Sunday, July 28, 2013, at Titzer Family Funeral Homes, Volkman Chapel, 2nd & Elm Streets, Elberfeld, Ind., (812) 983-4211. Additional visitation will be 12noon to service time Monday at the church. Condolences may be made online at www.titzerfuneralhomes.com