Frieda Anna Geiger
AGE: 100 • Castle Hayne, NC
Frieda Anna Geiger, age 100, of Castle Hayne, NC passed away Sunday, Dec. 30, 2012. She was born in Hamburg, Germany on November 1, 1912, to the late Heinrich Mengel and Maria Mahler Mengel. She was also predeceased by her husband, Otto, in 1998, and by two brothers and three sisters. Frieda Geiger was educated in Germany as a secretery. In 1952, she came to the US with her husband and 3 children. She lived for many years in Oakhurst NJ, and later in Holiday City, Toms River, NJ. In 2001 she moved to live with her daughter in Wilmington, NC. She was a faithful member of St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church in Wilmington. She enjoyed playing cards and was a lifelong member of the New Era German Association.
She is survived by her 3 children, Ursula Cuthbertson and husband Leonard of Castle Hayne, NC, Manfred Geiger and wife Suzanne of Dunellen, NJ, Elke Puhala and husband Michael of Middletown, NJ; and special daughter, Sondra Kelly of Stoughton, Mass.; 6 grandchildren, 5 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great-grandchild.
A visitation will be held Saturday, January 5, 2013 from 9:30 to 10:30am followed by a funeral home service at 10:30am at the Braun Funeral Home, 106 Broad St., Eatontown, NJ. Interment will follow at the Woodbine Cemetery in Oceanport. Memorials can be made to St. Paul's Lutheran Church, 12 N. 6th St., Wilmington, NC 28401. Pease visit Frieda's memorial website available at www.braunfuneral.com