A funeral mass will be held for Lucy V. (Kreizenbeck) Seigrist, 85, formerly of Liberal and Paola, Kan., at 2 p.m. Friday, June 8, at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Paola, Kan.
She died Wednesday, May 23, 2018, in Emporia Kan.
Seigrist was born Dec. 28, 1932, to Frank J. and Rosa (Weiss) Kreizenbeck in Custer City. She was raised and graduated from school in Arapaho, and married Milton O. Seigrist in December of 1950 in Clinton.
She retired from a long career working in medical records and had been employed by Southwest Medical Center in Liberal, Kan., and by Louisburg Care Center in Louisburg, Kan. She was an active member of Holy Trinity Church in Paola, Kan. God, family and friends were her joy and passion. Her hobbies were gardening, sewing, and reading.
She was preceded in death by a daughter, Kathrine M. (Seigrist) Larsen; her parents; a brother, Carl Kreizenbeck; a granddaughter, Tobie Ringeisen; a son-in-law, Martin Hill; two sisters-in-law, Polly Black-Lacy and Louise Radke; and a brother-in-law, Earl Seigrist .
Survivors include her sister, Margaret Smith of Dallas, Texas; a brother, Simon Kreizenbeck and wife Jimmie of Arapaho; three daughters, Patricia Spone and husband Levi of Lawrence, Kan., Donna Ringeisen and husband Rodney of Bartlesville, and Lisa Hill of Emporia, Kan.; two sons, Mark Seigrist of Pleasant Prairie, Wis., and Paul Seigrist and wife Suzannah of Lawrence, Kan.
She is also survived by 11 grandchildren, Kelli Coleman, Corie Spone, Jennifer Mickelson and husband Matt, Courtni Ringeisen, Joshua Hill and wife Dorthy, Zachary Hill and wife Chloe, Whitney Ramirez, Taylor Seigrist, Jordan Seigrist, Drew Seigrist and Richard Seigrist; 11 great-grandchildren; a brother-in- law, Charles Seigrist and wife Carol of Kennesaw, Ga.; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Cremation has taken place and a family burial will be held at Anthon Cemetery at a later date. The family suggested those wanting to give memorial contributions may do so to Catholic Charities.