Alfred Charles Metzger, 89, of San Antonio, died Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016.
A funeral Mass was celebrated at 9 a.m. Monday, Feb. 15, at Holy Spirit Catholic Church in San Antonio, with interment following at St. Mary’s Cemetery in Fredericksburg.
Visitation and a rosary service were held Sunday evening, Feb. 14, at Porter-Loring North in San Antonio.
Metzger was born Feb. 25, 1926, at Luckenbach, the son of Alfred Metzger and Alma Stehling Metzger. He married Wanda Julie Bednareck in 1956. She preceded him in death in 2009.
He was a graduate of St. Mary’s High School in Fredericksburg and Durham Business College in San Antonio.
Metzger was a U.S. Navy veteran, serving from 1950-1954, and worked for American Airlines for 38 years before retiring in 1986.
Survivors include a daughter, Nancy Lynn Metzger, and a son, Michael Jerome Metzger, both of San Antonio.