Linda L. Giesler, 70, Jasper

Linda L. Giesler, 70 of Jasper, passed away at 4:15 p.m. on Friday, March 1, 2019, at home.

Linda was born in Jasper on November 1, 1948, to Silas and Marie (Engelhart) Giesler.

She was 1967 graduate of Jasper High School, and retired from Kimball Electronics in Jasper after 40-plus years of service.

She was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Jasper.

She enjoyed playing cards, crafts, watching IU Basketball and the St. Louis Cardinals, and visiting with family.

Surviving are five sisters, Bernice Mathies, Ruth Elliott, Viola Brickey, Betty Wildman (Jim), Sue Friedman (John), all of Jasper; five brothers, Ed Giesler (Helen), Ireland, Bill Giesler, Jasper, Donnie Giesler (Virlee), Jasper, Terry Giesler (Julie), Jasper, and Larry Giesler (Robin) of Indianapolis; and nieces and nephews.

Preceding her in death were her parents; four sisters, Virginia Turk, Marge Block, Shirley Mehringer and Mary Jane Giesler, who died in infancy; and two brothers, Charlie and Robert Giesler.

A Mass of Christian Burial for Linda L. Giesler will be held at 9:30 a.m. on Thursday, March 7, 2019, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Jasper, with burial to follow in Fairview Cemetery in Jasper.

A visitation will be held from 3 p.m. until 7 p.m. on Wednesday, March 6, 2019, at the Becher-Kluesner Downtown Chapel in Jasper.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Joseph Catholic Church or to a favorite charity.

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