Visitation: 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday,
July 22, 2016 at Holland Barry & Bennett Funeral
Saturday, July 23, at 11 a.m. at the funeral home
Funeral home: Holland Barry & Bennett Funeral
Carol Joy Gissler, 78, of Lincoln, passed away
July 13, 2016 at Memorial Medical Center,
Springfield with her family by her side.
Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Friday, July 22,
2016 at Holland Barry & Bennett Funeral Home,
Lincoln. Funeral services will be Saturday, July 23,
2016 at 11 a.m. also at the funeral home with Pastor
Tracy Thomas officiating. Burial will follow in New
Union Cemetery, Lincoln.
Carol was born May 6, 1938 in Elkhart, the daughter
of Edward and Helen (Rhoads) Hunter. She married
David P. Gissler on September 7, 1956 in Elkhart.
She was a member of Lincoln Christian Church. Carol
was a bookkeeper at Burwell Oil for several years
and also was previously employed as a cashier at
Green Oil Company. She was a member of the United
States Bowling Congress and was an avid bowler for
52 years. She enjoyed trips to the boat and trips to
the park to watch deer.
Surviving are her husband David P Gissler of Lincoln; daughter Pat (Clint)
Sheley of Lincoln, son David Karl (Kathy) Gissler of Decatur, son Tim Gissler of
Lincoln; sisters Ila (Dale) Lowman of CA, Bonnie M. Herrin of Lincoln, and Wilma
(Bill) Morris of Glen Ellyn; sister in law Alberta Hunter of Lincoln;
grandchildren Candace (Jeff) Company, Ryan (Katie) Sheley, Laura Gissler, Rick
Gissler, Faith Keck, Jared Gissler, Marisa Gissler, and Haylie Gissler;
great-grandchildren Noah Company, Alyssa Company, Morgan Sheley, Brooklyn Sheley,
Elijah Grotjan, Isaiah Grotjan, and Gabriella Keck.
She was preceded in death by her parents, brothers Dean Hunter, Bill Hunter,
Alva Hunter, and Cliff Hunter, and sisters Mary Carter, Wanda Johnson, and
Memorial donations may be made to Lincoln Christian Church and will be accepted
at the funeral home.
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