Rita Mae Treichel was born March 9, 1949 in St. Paul, Minn. 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, Wyo. to be closer to family. Everything revolved around her grandkids.
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, Wyo.; two brothers, George and Kenny and their families; and by other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents.
A memorial visitation to honor her life will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, April 7 at Strike Funeral Home – Cambridge Chapel.