Rita Treichel, age 62, of Gillette, Wyoming died from cancer December 12, 2011 in Denver, Colorado. A memorial visitation to honor her life will be held from 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM on Saturday, April 7th at Strike Funeral Home – Cambridge Chapel.
Rita Mae Treichel was born March 9, 1949 in St. Paul, Minnesota to Kenneth and Darlene Ziesmer. She was raised in Braham and graduated from Braham High School. Rita lived in Denver for many years where she worked in accounting. After retirement almost two years ago she moved to Gillette, Wyoming to be closer to family. Everything revolved around her grandkids.
Rita died from cancer December 12, 2011 in Denver, Colorado at the age of 62 years, 9 months and 3 days. She was preceded in death by her parents.
Rita will be lovingly remembered by her son, Dave Slater (Jill) and grandchildren Kelsey and Kayla of Cambridge; daughter, Melissa Kaul (Jerry) and grandchildren Jasmine, Caitline, Alexis, Isabella and Samantha of Gillette, Wyoming; two brothers, George and Kenny and their families; and by other relatives and friends.