Martin Conrad Wendel, 71, of Fredericksburg, died Tuesday, April 30, 2013.
Funeral services were held Saturday, May 4, at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Fredericksburg Funeral Home with the Rev. Edwina Baethge officiating.
Interment followed in the Christ Lutheran Church Cemetery at Cherry Spring.
Visitation was held Friday evening at the funeral home.
Wendel was born April 12, 1942, in Fredericksburg, the son of Herbort Wendel and Beulah Pearl Schuessler Wendel.
He was a graduate of Fredericksburg High School and the University of Texas. After his retirement from the aerospace industry, he returned to ranching.
Wendel is survived by three daughters, including Chris (Maggi) Wendel and Gina Wendel Lockhart, both of Fredericksburg; Cathy Harvey and her husband, Matthew of Cibolo; four grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to Hill Country Memorial Hospice, NRA or to the charity of choice.