Gisela Hecklau, age 100, of Fairfield Glade, Tennessee, passed away Friday, May 24, 2019, at Good Samaritan Society in Fairfield Glade.
She was born March 2, 1919, in Angersdorf, Germany, daughter of the late Aldelbert and Gertrude Bocksch. Gisela was a homemaker and was of the Lutheran faith.
She is survived by her daughters, Birgit Woodrum, Texas, and Anke “Teri” Ernest, Fairfield Glade, Tennessee; grandchildren, Mark Reis, Chris Reis, Cheryl Bethel, Renate (Bill) Harriss, Clifford Carr, Steven Carr, Jeramie (Beth) Ernest, and Inge (Ken) Krueger; great-grandchildren, Vanessa, Brad, Tim, Mathew, Trey, Emma and Mason; great-great-granddaughter, Sophie; and brother, JoAchim Bocksch.
In addition to her parents, Gisela was preceded in death by her husband, Guenther Hecklau; daughter, Andrea Carr; grandson, Edward Ernest; and brother, Guenther Bocksch.
No services are scheduled at this time.