Obituaries

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Mrs. Charles R. Becker

Mrs. Charles R. Becker, 86, nee Norma Mae Hanson, of Ingram and formerly of Fredericksburg, died Saturday, May 2, 2015.

A memorial service was held at 11 a.m., today, Wednesday, May 6, at Memorial Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Ann I. Hoch officiating.

Arrangements were under the direction of Schaetter Funeral Home.

Mrs. Becker was born Aug. 22, 1928, in St. Louis, Missouri, the daughter of Harry Hanson and Lenora Aldrich Hanson. She married Charles Robert Becker on Aug. 27, 1949, in East St. Louis, Illinois. He preceded her in death.

In addition to being a member of Memorial Presbyterian Church, Mrs. Becker belonged to the Vereins Quilt Guild and the Hill Country Memorial Hospital Auxiliary.

Mrs. Becker is survived by two sons, one daughter and spouses, including Greg and Tia Becker, of Reeds Spring, Missouri; Susan and Rick Johnson, Ingram, and Tom and Beckie Becker, Carrollton.

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May

Joseph T. (Joe) Bradford Jr.

Joseph T. (Joe) Bradford Jr., 65, of Fredericksburg, died Tuesday, April 28, 2015, at TriStar Nursing and Rehab Center.

A celebration of his life was held at 5 p.m., Thursday, April 30, at the VFW Hall.

Bradford was born Jan. 29, 1950, in Detroit, Michigan, the son of Joseph Thomas Bradford Sr. and Mary Alice Cavness Bradford.

He is survived by one brother, Jack Bradford of California.

Arrangements were under the direction of Schaetter Funeral Home.

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06
May

Linda Ann Carlisle

Linda Ann Carlisle, 57, nee Boerum, of Fredericksburg, died Thursday, April 23, 2015.

A private family service will be held at a later date.

Arrangements and cremation were under the direction of Fredericksburg Funeral Home.

Ms. Carlisle was born April 30, 1957, in Norwalk, Connecticut, the daughter of Chester Boerum and Shirley Searles Boerum.

She is survived by five children, including A.J. Lujano, of Austin; Gregg Scott, Leander; Vanessa Stenulson and her husband, Aaron, Austin; Zachary Carlisle and Emily Carlisle, both of Fredericksburg.

Survivors also include two brothers and sisters-in-law, Mark and Sharon Boerum and Tom and Linda Boerum, all of California.

Memorials may be made to the charity of choice.

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May

Freda Davis Doran


FREDA DAVIS DORAN

Freda Davis Doran, 74, of Kingwood and formerly of Fredericksburg, died Monday, April 13, 2015.

A memorial service was held at 11 a.m., Saturday, May 2, in the chapel at Fredericksburg Funeral Home.

Interment followed at Greenwood Cemetery.

Ms. Doran was born Dec. 22, 1940, the daughter of Stokes Davis and Lois Roberson Davis. She married Donald Doran.

A 1959 graduate of Galena Park High School, Ms. Doran worked in the Houston area for a number of years, moving to Fredericksburg in the 1980’s.

At age 46, she entered nursing school and graduated as a licensed vocational nurse.

She worked and lived in Fredericksburg for many years before retiring to the Houston area.

Ms. Doran is survived by a daughter, Valerie Doran Cadden and her husband, Michael Dyer; two grandchildren; one brother, Joe Davis, and one sister, Ida Catherine Hester.

She was preceded in death by her parents, and a brother, Bobby Davis.

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May

John (Skip) McCaffrey

John (Skip) McCaffrey (USA, ret.), 77, of Luckenbach, died Saturday, May 2, 2015, at Methodist Hospital in San Antonio.

A memorial Mass will be celebrated at a later date with interment at Arlington National Cemetery at a later date, as well.

A complete obituary will follow.

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06
May

Joachim Clemens (J.C.) Moellendorf

Joachim Clemens (J.C.) Moellendorf, 86, of Fredericksburg, died Saturday, May 2, 2015.

Arrangements are under the direction of Schaetter Funeral Home where visitation will be held Wednesday, May 6, from 4-8 p.m., and Thursday, May 7, from 7-9:45 a.m.

A vigil service will be held at 6 p.m., Wednesday, May 6, at the funeral chapel.

A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m., Thursday, May 7, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church.

Graveside services with military honors and entombment will follow in the St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery Mausoleum.

Memorials may be made to St. Mary’s School Help a Student, Hill Country Memorial Hospice or to the charity of choice.

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May

Judy Tucker Pahl


JUDY TUCKER PAHL

Judy Tucker Pahl, 72, of San Antonio, died Monday, April 13, 2015.

Funeral services were held at 10 a.m., Friday, April 24, at Sunset Northwest Funeral Home in San Antonio with interment following at Mission North Cemetery.

Visitation was held Thursday evening, April 23, at the funeral home.

Mrs. Pahl was born July 6, 1942, in Austin, the daughter of Ovid Earl Tucker and Waunita Tucker. She married Tom Pahl on Nov. 27, 1971, and he survives.

Mrs. Pahl was a graduate of Stephen F. Austin High School and the University of Texas at Austin where she was an active member of Gamma Phi Beta.

She spent many years in the medical field as a medical technologist until her children were born.

Her second career was as a substitute teacher for Stevenson Middle School and O’Connor High School.

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May

Mrs. John W. Slaton

Mrs. John W. Slaton, 61, nee Karen Humfress of Fredericksburg, died Monday, April 27, 2015, at Tri Star Nursing and Rehab Center.

A memorial service is planned at a later date.

Arrangements and cremation are under the direction of Schaetter Funeral Home.

Mrs. Slaton was born Feb. 7, 1954, in Fikeston, Missouri.

She married John Slaton, who survives.

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May

Kathleen Smith

Kathleen Smith, 68, nee Stocker, of Fredericksburg, died Thursday, April 23, 2015.

A memorial service was held at 11 a.m., Friday, May 1, at Wild Ride Ministry in Harper with the Rev. Mike Weaver officiating.

Arrangements and cremation were under the direction of Fredericksburg Funeral Home.

Mrs. Smith was born Oct. 27, 1946, in St. Claire Shores, Michigan, the daughter of Rollin John Stocker and Mildred Mae Frazier Stocker. She married John (Sonny) Smith on May 16, 1991, in Harper, and he survives.

In addition to her husband, Mrs. Smith is survived by one daughter, Janeene Burnett of Harper; and six step-children: Debbie, Jeff, James, Michael, Kenneth and Kevin Smith, all of Illinois.

Survivors also include five grandchildren, 11 step-grandchildren and a brother, Rollin C. Stocker of Michigan.

She was preceded in death by her parents and one granddaughter.

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Funeral service announcements

Information on funerals that occur after April 29 will appear under this heading.

J.C. MOELLENDORF

Joachim Clemens “J.C.” Moellendorf, 86, of Fredericksburg, died Saturday, May 2, 2015.

Arrangements are under the direction of Schaetter Funeral Home where visitation will be held Wednesday, May 6, from 4-8 p.m., and Thursday, May 7, from 7-9:45 a.m.

A vigil service will be held at 6 p.m., Wednesday, May 6, at the funeral chapel.

A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m., Thursday, May 7, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church.

Graveside services with military honors and entombment will follow in the St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery Mausoleum.

Memorials may be made to St. Mary’s School Help a Student, Hill Country Memorial Hospice or to the charity of choice.

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