Geis, Hulda F.
Hulda Frances Geis, 96, of Fond du Lac passed away Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at Deerview Meadows Assisted Living where she was a resident for ten years. Hulda was born on May 21, 1916 on the family farm in Oskaloosa, Kansas to Francois and Anna Halwaas Sebroff. Her parents were immigrants from Germany.
She had six siblings who preceded her in death. They were William Sebroff (Oskaloosa, KS), Clara Hedges (Los Angeles, CA), Mary Linthicum (North Carolina), Cecelia Radke (Ripon, WI), Rose Wheeler (Hemet, CA) and Hilda Strelow (Fond du Lac, WI).
Hulda attended high school in Ripon, Wisconsin.
She was married to Howard Schlegel and had a son Harold (Milwaukee, WI) Both preceded her in death. She married Henry Geis in Fond du Lac, WI in 1945. He preceded her in death.
Hulda worked at the Fred Ruepping Leather Company, Kroger Meat Packing Plant and the Retlaw Hotel.
She is survived by her daughter, Helen Anderson, and son-in-law, Richard Anderson (Dana Point, CA), her nephews, La Vern and John Strelow (both of Fond du Lac) Gene Linthicum (Pinehurst, NC), her niece, Geneva Duggan (Pinehurst, NC), a grand nephew, Jon Strelow (Lomira, WI) and by grand nieces, Penny Strelow (Fond du Lac), Becky Bube (Hemet, CA) and Michele Abrate (San Francisco, CA).
Visitation will be Friday April 5, 2013 from 9:00AM to 10:00AM at Zacherl Funeral Home, 875 E. Division Street, Fond du Lac, WI.
Funeral Services for Hulda will be at Zacherl Funeral Home on Friday at 10:00AM. Burial will be in Estabrooks Cemetery.
Her daughter and son-in-law would like to express their sincere thanks and appreciation to the staff of Deerview Meadows for their love and compassionate care given to Hulda.
Zacherl Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the family. www.zacherlfuneralhome.com
Published in Fond du Lac Reporter on Apr. 4, 2013