Catherine A. "Cathie" Geigle

Catherine A. "Cathie" Geigle, age 59 of Wall, S.D., died Sunday morning, August 1, 2010, at the Hospice House in Rapid City.

Catherine Geigle was born August 29, 1950, in Wall, the daughter of Harold George and Mary Julita (Naescher) Geigle. She grew up in Wall until the age of 10, when her family moved to Sioux City, Iowa. After five years in Sioux City, the family moved back to Wall, and Cathie attended St. Martin's Academy in Rapid City, graduating in 1969.

After graduation, she attended Carl Johns School of Cosmetology in Rapid City. She then returned to Wall, where she worked at Wall Drug as a clerk and a buyer. She continued her career at Wall Drug for over 30 years.

Cathie was a member of the St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Wall. Cathie enjoyed spending time reading books.

Survivors include three brothers, Nick Geigle and his wife, Charon, of Wall, Tom Geigle of Interior, and Sam Geigle and his wife, Barb, of Yankton; a nephew, Nick Geigle, Jr. and his wife, Andria of Hillsboro, Ind., and their children Ethan, Ashlynn, and Logan; three nieces, Denise Gilliland and her husband Matt of Crawfordsville, Ind., and their daughter, Maggie, and Brianna and Kellie Geigle of Yankton; Rayna, Dustin, Hope and Gracie, children of Troy Geigle; and a host of other relatives and friends.

Cathie was preceded in death by two sisters in infancy, Mary and Susan; her parents; a sister-in-law, Peggy Geigle; a nephew, Troy Geigle; and a niece, Terry Lynn Geigle.

Mass of Christian burial was celebrated Wednesday, August 4, at St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Wall, with Father Leo Hausmann as celebrant.

Music was provided by Jeanine Sykora, pianist, with congregational hymns. Lector was Bill Bielmaier. Ushers were Mike Huether and Lloyd Frein. Pallbearers were Brian, Darin, Gregory, Chris, Gary and Justin Naescher, Steven Cozine, JD Geigle and Nick Geigle, Jr.

Interment was in the Wall Cemetery.

A memorial is established.

Arrangements were with the Rush Funeral Chapel of Wall.

Online guestbook available at www.rushfuneralhome.com