Modena Marschall


Modena Marschall, 95, nee Gentry, of Fredericksburg, died Monday, Oct. 7, 2013.

Graveside services and interment were held Saturday, Oct. 12, at 2 p.m., at the Marschall-Meusebach Cemetery in the Cherry Spring community, with Glen Treibs officiating.

Arrangements were under the direction of Fredericksburg Funeral Home.

Mrs. Marschall was born March 17, 1918, in Chillicothe, the daughter of Arthur Gentry and Patsy Baker Gentry. After graduating from Chillicothe High School, she moved to Corpus Christi.

She married H.W. (Bill) Marschall on Dec. 31, 1937, in Corpus Christi. He preceded her in death on May 2, 2008.

Survivors include a daughter and son-in-law, Dinah and Dr. Steven Fisher of Santa Barbara, Calif.; three grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

In addition to her husband and parents, Mrs. Marschall was preceded in death by a daughter, Patsy Marschall, and three brothers, including Ross Gentry, Jack Gentry and Charles Gentry.

Memorials may be made to the Gillespie County Historical Society or to the charity of choice.

Pallbearers included David Ross, German Garcia, Alvaro Garcia, German Garcia Jr., Jasper Klein, Glen Treibs and Brent Waldoch.

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