Gerta M Sigler, 92, of Duncan, Oklahoma passed away peacefully Thursday, April 4, 2019 at Chisholm Trail Assisted Living Center in Duncan, Oklahoma. Graveside services will be held on Wednesday, April 10th at 1:00 PM at Ft. Sill Post Cemetery under the care of Don Grantham Funeral Home. Attendees will need to meet at Key Gate West at Ft Sill between 12:45 PM and 1:00 PM to be escorted to the graveside.
Gerta was born on November 16, 1926 in Witzenhausen Germany to Willi Mueller and Paula Louise (Stormer) Mueller. Gerta married the love of her life Clifton Leo Sigler in November of 1947. To this union Herbert Leo Sigler was born on November 13, 1948. In June 1955, the Army transferred the Sigler family to Ft. Sill, OK. Gerta and the family moved to Duncan, Oklahoma in 1957 then to Comanche, Oklahoma in 1964. Gerta worked for 30 years as a nurse’s assistant at Duncan Regional Hospital in the ICU. She made many friends at DRH, as well as many admirers for her hard work and diligence.
Gerta is preceded in death by her husband Clifton Sigler; her son, Herbert Leo Sigler; a brother, Willi Gunter Mueller-Wiegand; and her parents Willi and Paula Mueller. She is survived by her brother, Erhard Mueller-Buemming and several nieces, nephews from Germany and many friends.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the Veterans of Foreign Wars c/o VFW Foundation 406 West 34th Street, Ste. 920 Kansas City, MO 64111.
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