Mrs. Gustave Biermann

Mrs. Gustave Biermann, 102, nee Estelle Flach, of Comfort, died Sunday, April 28, 2013, at Trinity Mission Healthcare and Rehab Center in Comfort.

Graveside services and interment were held Saturday, May 4, at 10:30 a.m. in the Comfort Cemetery with the Rev. Carolyn McGuire officiating.

Arrangements were under the direction of Schaetter Funeral Home of Comfort.

Mrs. Flach was born Feb. 26, 1911, in Comfort, the daughter of Alfred E. Flach Sr. and Daisy Carrie Simpson Flach. She married Gustave Biermann on Aug. 31, 1930, in Comfort. He preceded her in death.

Mrs. Flach attended San Antonio Business College and will be remembered as one of the phone operators for the Comfort Telephone Company.

She was also active in the Sewing Club as well as the Comfort PTA.

Survivors include one daughter, one son and spouses, Carrie and Milton Ersch and Bobbie and Jeanne Biermann, all of Comfort.

Survivors also include four grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren, nine great-great-grandchildren, and a sister-in-law, Ida, Mrs. Alfred Flach Jr. of Seguin.

In addition to her husband and parents, Mrs. Flach was preceded in death by a grandson, Jerry Lee Ersch; four brothers, including Christoph Flach, Elmer (Pancho) Flach, Tommy Flach and Alfred Flach Jr.; one sister, Alvina (Puppe) Haufler, and another sister who died in infancy.

Memorials may be made to the Comfort Cemetery Association, the Comfort Volunteer Fire Department or to the charity of choice.

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