Waunita "Lucille" Geisler
Residence: Monticello (formerly of Burnettsville), Indiana
Died: Sunday, August 14, 2016
Location: 10:30 p.m., at the Lakeview Village Senior Living Nursing Home of Monticello, Indiana
 
 
Age: 97
Date of Birth: Sunday, August 18, 1918
Birth place: White County, Indiana
 
 
Father: Earl Hathaway  
Mother: Hazel ( McClellan ) Hathaway  
Marital Status: Widowed
Resided in: Lucille had lived in the Burnettsville, Indiana, community most all her life.
Funeral Date: Thursday, August 18, 2016
Funeral Location: 10:30 a.m., Thursday, August 18, 2016, Celebration of Life Service at the Miller - Roscka Funeral Home of Monticello, Indiana.
Clergy: Pastor Dawn Wild of the Burnettsville Church of the Brethen of Burnettsville, Indiana.
Burial will take place: Idaville Cemetery in Idaville, Indiana
Visitation will be: 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, August 17, 2016, at the Miller - Roscka Funeral Home of Monticello, Indiana.
Biographical Information: Lucille lived in the Burnettsville and Idaville Indiana, area her whole life. She was married at fifteen (15) years old and started her family. Lucille had worked at the old Bryan Mfg., waitressed at many restaurants, and did her own home healthcare taking care of others well into her eighties. She was a member of the Burnettsville Church of the Brethren of Burnettsville, Indiana. Lucille loved to go camping, doing gardening, and square dancing on Saturday nights. She was crowned Queen of Burnettsville one year and enjoyed the honor. Lucille especially loved her family and spending time with them.
Special Services:
Memorial Information: Memorials may be given to the Burnettsville Church of the Brethren. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
Marriage Information: In May of 1934, she married Virgil "Pork" Geisler; he passed away February 21, 1973.
Survivors include:
Children,
Yvonne (husband Bob) Maggart of Burnettsville, Indiana,
Judy (husband Gilbert) DeWitt of Logansport, Indiana,
Sally Martin of Rochester, Indiana, and
David (wife Diane) Geisler of rural Logansport, Indiana;

Twenty - Four (24) Grandchildren;

Thirty - Eight (38) Great Grandchildren;

Nineteen (19) Great Great Grandchildren;

Daughters-In-Law,
Dixie Geisler of Burnettsville, Indiana and
Diana Geisler of Logansport, Indiana;

Son-In-Law,
Jeff (wife Laura) Burnfield of rural Monticello (Carroll County), Indiana;

Siblings,
Nellie Peters of Camden, Indiana,
Marion Hathaway of Camden, Indiana,
Orville Hathaway of Delphi, Indiana, and
Wayne Hathaway of Kokomo, Indiana;

Several Nieces, Nephews, Great Nieces, Great Nephews, Great Great Nieces, and Great Great Nephews.
Preceded in Death:
Parents,
Earl and Hazel (McClellan) Hathaway;

Husband,
Virgil "Pork" Geisler;

Children,
Cheryl Burnfield,
Daniel,
Richard "Dick", and
Doyle Geisler;

Grandchildren,
Bruce DeWitt and
Mike Geisler;

Son-In-Law,
William "Bill" Martin;

Sisters,
Faye Hathaway,
Jessie Allen,
Ruby Kempf,
Thelma G. Peters, and
Edna Capper;

Brothers,
Russell,
Dick,
George,
Robert,
Donald, and
Tom Hathaway.
Arrangements by:
Miller - Roscka Funeral Home, 6368 E. US 24, Monticello, Indiana, 47960 ( 574 ) 583 - 8488.