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Eleanore Nissen Gisel

Jackson County, Iowa, USA
Death 1 Feb 2002 (aged 87)
Rochelle, Ogle County, Illinois, USA
Burial Maquoketa, Jackson County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 72071298 · View Source
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ROCHELLE - Eleanore L. Gisel, 87, of Rochelle died Friday, Feb. 1, 2002. She was a homemaker.

Mrs. Gisel was born May 27, 1914, in Jackson County, Iowa, the daughter of Jens and Sophia (Engels) Nissen. She married Edward Gisel on Feb. 20, 1936, in Maquoketa, Iowa. He died in 1954. She was a member of Faith Lutheran Church, Rochelle.

Survivors include a son, Roger (Rebecca) Gisel of Garner, Iowa, a daughter, Linda (Richard) Ridgely of Rochelle; four grandchildren, two step-grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a brother and four sisters.

Memorial service is at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Faith Lutheran Church, Rochelle, with the Rev. Christopher T. Beamsley officiating. Burial is at Mount Hope Cemetery, Maquoketa, Iowa. Visitation is from 9:30 - 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the church. Arrangements were completed by Lyons Cluts-Simes Funeral Home, Rochelle.

Memorials have been established to Faith Lutheran Church, Rochelle, and the American Diabetes Association.

Taken from:
The Dixon Telegraph
Dixon, Lee Co., IL.
Monday, Feb. 4, 2002





  • Created by: Faith Lutheran Church ELCA
  • Added: 27 Jun 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 72071298
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Eleanore Nissen Gisel (27 May 1914–1 Feb 2002), Find A Grave Memorial no. 72071298, citing Mount Hope Cemetery, Maquoketa, Jackson County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Faith Lutheran Church ELCA (contributor 47532979) .