|Birth: ||Jun. 28, 1921|
|Death: ||Dec. 5, 2010|
Geneva K. Alt, 89, formerly of New Riegel, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family, at 9:35 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 5, 2010, at Autumnwood Care Center, Tiffin.
Geneva was born June 28, 1921, in Alvada, to Daniel and Elizabeth (Fredritz) Kiefer. She married Leo J. Alt Feb. 15, 1941, at St. Peter Catholic Church, Alvada, and he died April 25, 1987.
Surviving are four children, Daniel M. (Janice) Alt of Baltimore, Md., Duane (Carol) Alt of New Riegel, Donna J. (Carl) Meyers of Republic and Shirley M. Alt of Sandusky; seven grandchildren, Eric D., Matthew W., Damon D., Adam A., Melanie M. and Andrew L. Alt and Pamela Sue Veletean; and four great-grandchildren, Zachary, Rose, Mylie and Reese Alt.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a son, Leo C. "Butch" Alt (1999); and two sisters, Viola Frankart and Marie Welly.
Geneva was a homemaker and had worked at General Electric, Tiffin. She was a member of All Saints Catholic Church, New Riegel, and its Rosary-Altar Society, the New Riegel American Legion Auxiliary No. 354, Catholic Order of Foresters and a Seneca County School of Opportunity council member.
Visitation is 2-8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 9, 2010, at Hoening Funeral Home, 242 W. Tiffin St., Fostoria, OH 44830, (419) 435-8200, where a Christian wake service will be at 3:45 p.m. and a Legion Auxiliary memorial service at 7:45 p.m.
Mass of Christian burial is 10:30 a.m. Friday, Dec. 10, at All Saints Catholic Church, New Riegel, with Fr. Randy Giesige and Fr. Ken Alt C.P.P.S. officiating. Burial will follow at St. Boniface Cemetery.
Memorials are suggested in the form of Mass Intentions, School of Opportunity, or Seneca Re-Ads Ind. (in memory of her son Leo "Butch").
Saint Boniface Catholic Cemetery
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