Elsbeth Emma Anna Giesler, 94

Elsbeth Emma Anna Giesler, 94, went to be with her Lord Jesus on Friday, Dec. 17, 2010, at Lasata Care Center, Cedarburg. She died peacefully in her sleep.

She was born Oct. 2, 1916, in Berlin, Germany, she immigrated to the United States with her father, Carl Becker, mother Margarete, and younger brother, Carl Jr., in November of 1927, settling in Springfield, Ohio. After marrying Allen Fiste in January 1940, Elsbeth lived in many different places that included Phoenix, Corpus Christi, Texas, Walworth, Newport Richey, Fla., and Cedarburg. Her final move was in January 2004 to Lasata Care Center,  which she called her home.

She was the mother of Linda (Steve) Coon of Janesville, James (Audrey) Fiste of Cedarburg and Carl Fiste of Fredonia. She was proud grandmother of eight and great-grandmother of 12.

Her husband and brother preceded Elsbeth in death.

Services were held at Schramka-Densow Funeral Home, Thiensville, on Dec. 22, 2010.  Burial will be held in Florida. A memorial service will be held at Lasata Care Center, Cedarburg, at a later date.

The family is especially grateful for the care she received at Lasata Care Center, especially during her final two weeks. She considered the nurses and staff her family and Lasata her home.