Mrs. Clyde Thomas Gant


Mrs. Clyde Thomas Gant, 78, nee Darlene Klein of Fredericksburg, died Tuesday, April 29, 2014, at Hill Country Memorial Hospital.

Funeral services were held Thursday, May 1, at 3 p.m. at Holy Ghost Lutheran Church with the Rev. Bobby Vitek officiating. Annabel Wilkinson was the organist.

Interment followed at Der Stadt Friedhof.

Arrangements were under the direction of Schaetter Funeral Home where visitation was held Wednesday evening and Thursday morning.

Mrs. Gant was born Aug. 28, 1935, in Fredericksburg, the daughter of Edgar Klein Sr. and Ruby Mathilda Juenke Klein. She married Clyde Thomas Gant on March 12, 1955, at Holy Ghost Lutheran Church and he survives.

In addition to her husband, Mrs. Gant is survived by three daughters, one son and spouses, including Gay and Walter Walls Jr. and Yvonne and John Fox, all of Fredericksburg; Ricky and Carla Gant of Kerrville, and Glenda and Raymond Mott of Eagle River, Alaska.

Survivors also include eight grandchildren, five great-grandchildren, and a sister, Gloria Beckmann of Fredericksburg.

She was preceded in death by her parents, a still-born daughter and a brother, Edgar Klein Jr.

Memorials may be made to Holy Ghost Lutheran Church, Hill Country Memorial Hospital or to the charity of choice.

Pallbearers included Cody Walls, David Harris, John Fox IV, Ryan Mott, Josh Lake, Dustin Gant and Cletis Grona.

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