Christel Tressler

October 4, 1943 ~ March 5, 2020 (age 76)


Christel (Chris) Tressler, 76, of Lincoln, passed away March 5, 2020. Born to Fritz and Rosa (Hinkel) Diener on October 4, 1943 in Pirmasens, Germany. Chris enjoyed knitting and crocheting in her younger years. She was an animal rescuer, wine lover and avid gardener.

She is survived by her husband, Robert; daughters, Corinna J. Tressler (Randy Cook), Lisa (Jamey) Wiese; brother, Friedrich (Gerda) Diener; nieces and nephews.

Preceded in death by parents, brothers and sister and many fur babies.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be given to Cause for Paws of Lincoln or Hearts United for Animals.

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March 12, 2020

5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Colonial Chapel Funeral Home
5200 R ST
Lincoln, NE 68504

Celebration of Life
March 12, 2020

6:00 PM
Colonial Chapel Funeral Home
5200 R ST
Lincoln, NE 68504

Graveside Service
March 13, 2020

11:30 AM
Indian Mound Cemetery
Gotch Park Rd
Humboldt, IA 50548


Hearts United for Animals
73418 638 Ave, Auburn NE 68305
Tel: 1-402-274-3679

Cause for Paws
2445 S 48th Street, Lincoln NE 68506
Tel: 1-402-420-5758

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