Eileen "Sandy" Geissler

12 abril , 194512 octubre , 2016

Eileen K. Geissler “Sandy”, age 71, passed away in her home on Wednesday October 12, 2016.

Sandy was born in Washington D.C. to COL Gregory and Eileen (Donnelly) Keenan and was the youngest of three daughters. She graduated from Texas Women’s University with a degree in Occupational Therapy. She then joined the USAF Reserves where she served at Wilford Hall hospital and was honorably discharged as a First Lieutenant.

She married Wallace Hugh “Bill” Geissler, Jr. in 1969 and her only child, Wallace Hugh “Wally” Geissler, III was born in 1971. After divorcing Bill, Sandy worked for the next 35 years as an OTR for the Veterans Administration and many other rehabilitation clinics throughout Texas.

She retired from the VA last year. Her hobbies included making pottery, knitting and spoiling her grandchildren.

She is survived by her sisters, Gail Eigel and Josephine Chappel, her son Wally, daughter-in-law Ashley (Guidry) and her three grandchildren, Jacob, Owen and Ainsley.

A rosary will be held at St. Luke’s church on Saturday, October 22, 2016 at 10 AM . The memorial service will be held at St. Luke's church on Saturday, October 22, 2016 at 11 AM followed by a reception. The burial will be on Monday, October 24, 2016 at Seaside Memorial Park in Corpus Christi, TX where she will be laid to rest beside her parents.

Arrangements under the direction of Crawford-Bowers Funeral Home, Temple, TX.


  • Rosary

    sábado, 22 octubre , 2016

  • Memorial Service

    sábado, 22 octubre , 2016


Eileen "Sandy" Geissler

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Weahdee B

noviembre 15, 2016

Death leaves a heartache that only Almighty God can heal. Love leaves precious memories that know one can steal. May, "the God of all comfort," be with your family during this time of sorrow.

Herece Golden

octubre 24, 2016

In sorrow, we mourn the loss of a lovely and kind lady. Eileen was a gentle and caring soul who will be missed . In sympathy, we will keep you in our hearts, thoughts, and prayers.

octubre 17, 2016

Eileen was a great friend and a great therapist, she is already missed.