Geisendoerfor, 99, of Redwood, passed away Wednesday,
Nov. 14, at Samaritan Medical Center, Watertown, where she
had been admitted Nov. 10.
Born Aug. 11, 1913, in Natural Dam, a daughter of Carl and
Anna Humphreys Geisendoerfor, she graduated from Gouverneur
High School in 1931, and St. Lukes School of Nursing in New
York City in 1933.
She became a registered nurse, working for several different
hospitals, including the Hospital for Special Surgery in New
York City where she served as a nurse anesthetist.
She loved to travel, and worked as a registered nurse for a
time in Hawaii.
Henrietta is survived by a
sister, Marguerite Dingman, with whom she resided.
Funeral services will be
private. Burial will be in Gouverneur Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be
made to the Redwood Rescue Squad.
Local arrangements are with
Costello Funeral Service, Alexandria Bay.
Information provided by
Funeral Service and Newzjunky.com, Watertown