Mildred Lavern Loving, 71, of Fredericksburg, died Monday, April 29, 2013, at Hill Country Memorial Hospital.
A memorial service was held Thursday, May 2, at 10 a.m. at Fredericksburg United Methodist Church with the Reverends Danielle Knapp and Pam Travers officiating. Judy Hickerson was the organist.
Arrangements and cremation were under the direction of Beckmann Funeral Home.
Ms. Loving was born Aug. 8, 1941, in Lubbock, the daughter of Clarence H. Loving and Mildred Auline Shattuck Loving.
She received her bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Texas Tech University, and taught school in Goliad, Boerne, San Angelo, Victoria and Fredericksburg High School where she finished her teaching career.
She also worked for the American Red Cross in El Paso.
She was an active member at Fredericksburg United Methodist Church.
Survivors include a brother and sister-in-law, Malcolm and Frances Loving of Tuscola.
In addition to her parents, Ms. Loving was preceded in death by a sister, Betty Jo Loving Maples.
Memorials may be made to Fredericksburg United Methodist Church, the American Cancer Society or to the charity of choice.