Sister Geraldine Thiel, CDP passed away peacefully on Sunday, April 27, 2014 having suffered with Alzheimer's disease for many years.
She was the daughter of the late John and Alda Thiel of Tipton, MO. Sister Geraldine entered the Sisters of Divine Providence on October 31, 1948. She was preceded in death by her brother Clarence and is survived by her sister-in-law, Noretta of Kansas City, MO. Sister Geraldine was an educator and health care professional for many years.
Visitation is at Staten-Fine Funeral Home, 220 Court Street, Alton, IL on Wednesday, April 30, 2014 from 4-8 p.m. The funeral Mass is at 10 a.m. at St. Mary's Catholic Church, 519 E 4th Street, Alton, IL on Thursday, May 1, 2014.
Donations may be made to the Sisters of Divine Providence Ministry Fund or the Sister's
Retirement Fund, Providence Center, 3415 Bridgeland Drive, St. Louis, MO 63044.