Gisela Riesen passed away peacefully at the Bulkley Lodge on May 3, 2011. She was loved and cherished by many. Gisela moved to Smithers in 2002 from Abbotsford, B.C. She was predeceased by her husband, Garry Riesen in 1992.
Gisela is survived by her children Ingo (Lorena) Riesen and Karin (Kris) Kingston and grandchildren: Rebecca, Erin, Michael, Alia, Evan and Alek.
A Graveside Service and Celebration of Gisela’s life took place in Abbotsford on May 10th, 2011.
The family would like to extend heartfelt thanks for the love and care extended to Gisela and her family by the staff of the Bulkley Lodge, Dr. Haskins, Dr. Blouw, and Hospice volunteers.