Obituaries

Tue
10
Nov

Mrs. Elmer J. Oehler


MRS. ELMER J. OEHLER

Mrs. Elmer J. Oehler, 80, nee Marion Nathene White of San Antonio and formerly of Fredericksburg, died Saturday, Oct. 31, 2015.

Funeral services were held at 11 a.m., Wednesday, Nov. 4, in the chapel of Schaetter Funeral Home with the Rev. Jan Unger officiating.

Interment followed in the Greenwood Cemetery.

Visitation was held Tuesday evening and Wednesday morning at the funeral chapel.

Mrs. Oehler was born Nov. 8, 1934, in Gillespie County, the daughter of Nathan White and Fannie Garret White. She married Elmer J. Oehler on May 9, 1953, in Gillespie County and he survives.

In addition to her husband, Mrs. Oehler is survived by one daughter and son-in-law, Tammie and Santiago Rivera, of New Braunfels; seven grandchildren, and five great-grandchildren.

Tue
10
Nov

Nell R. Pope


NELL R. POPE

Nell R. Pope, 88, nee McGaugh, of Hereford, died Thursday, Oct. 29, 2015.

Funeral services were held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 31, at Central Church of Christ in Hereford with John Henley, minister, officiating.

Interment followed in the Morton Cemetery in Morton.

Arrangements were under the direction of Parkside Chapel Funeral Home of Hereford where visitation was held Friday evening, Oct. 30.

Mrs. Pope was born Dec. 18, 1926, in Hemming, the daughter of William Guy McGaugh and Rosalee Nance McGaugh.

She married T.B. White on June 10, 1944, in Dallas.  He died in March 1966. She later married George Pope in September 1977 in Carlsbad, New Mexico. He preceded her in death Dec. 28, 2001.

A 1944 Frisco High School graduate, Mrs. Pope owned and operated Nell’s School Store in Morton for 20 years.

She was active in the Hereford Culture Club, serving in all offices.  She was also chosen as Woman of the Year in the club.

Tue
10
Nov

Elizabeth Jung Powers


ELIZABETH JUNG POWERS

Elizabeth Jung Powers, 98, of San Antonio, died Sunday, Nov. 1, 2015.

A funeral Mass was celebrated Thursday, Nov. 5, in San Antonio, with interment following at St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery in Fredericksburg.

Mrs. Powers was born Dec. 17, 1916, in San Antonio, the daughter of Felix Jung and Katie Keller Jung. She married Jimmy Powers in 1941. He preceded her in death on May 11, 1990.

When she was five years old, her family moved to Fredericksburg, where she was raised by her father and grandmother, Mary Kruse, and attended St. Mary’s School.

She was a longtime member of the St. Mary Magdalen Altar Society and the Catholic Daughters of America.

She is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Paulette and Cliff Thompson; two granddaughters, two great-grandchildren and a brother, Eugene Jung.

Tue
10
Nov

Cecil Joe Scott

Cecil Joe Scott, 80, of Johnson City, died Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2015.

Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 7, at Liberty Lighthouse Fellowship in Johnson City, with interment following in the Llano City Cemetery.

Arrangements were under the direction of Crofts-Crow Funeral Home in Johnson City where visitation was held Friday evening.

Scott was born July 15, 1935, in Llano, the son of Marion Clifton Scott and Ethel Delilah Smith Scott. He and his wife, the former Betty Lou Smith, were married 58 years ago and she survives.

He began working for the Moursund Ranch in the 1970s and worked there for 40 years until his retirement.

Prior to that, he worked for the Slator Ranches, Bar “O” Ranch, Llano County Road Department, Joe Bland Construction and for some pipeline companies.

Tue
10
Nov

Marguery C. Tielke


MARGUERY C. TIELKE

Marguery C. Tielke, 89, nee Cox of Fredericksburg, died Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2015.

Graveside services and interment were held at 11 a.m., Friday, Nov. 6, at Der Stadt Friedhof.

Mrs. Tielke was born Sept. 5, 1926, in Cuyahoga County, Ohio, the daughter of Ralph Cox and Josephine April Cox. She married Homer Tielke on April 15, 1957, in Ohio.

Survivors include a nephew, Michael Baxter of Seattle, Washington.

Memorials may be made to the charity of choice.

Arrangements were under the direction of Fredericksburg Funeral Home.

Thu
05
Nov

Funeral service announcements

Information on funerals that occur after Nov. 4 will appear under this heading.

MRS. LEONARD W. DAHLQUIST

Mrs. Leonard W. Dahlquist, 95, nee Ella (Jeanette) Woodruff of Fredericksburg, died Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2015.

Private family graveside services and interment will be held at Greenwood Cemetery.

A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 7, at First Baptist Church.

Memorials may be made to the Ruth Class at First Baptist Church or Hill Country Memorial Hospice.

Arrangements are under the direction of Schaetter Funeral Home.

 

Wed
04
Nov

Mrs. Walter Albrecht


MRS. WALTER ALBRECHT

Mrs. Walter Albrecht, 103, nee Lydia Holekamp of Comfort, died Friday, Oct. 16, 2015.

Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 21, in the chapel of Schaetter Funeral Home in Comfort with Charlene Spillmann officiating.

Interment followed in the Comfort Cemetery.

Visitation was held Tuesday evening and Wednesday morning at the funeral chapel.

Mrs. Albrecht was born Aug. 14, 1912, in Kerr County, the daughter of Fritz Holekamp and Sarah Dietert Holekamp. She married Walter Albrecht on Dec. 12, 1934, in Kerr County. He preceded her in death.

She is survived by two daughters, Lois Haufler and her husband, R.C., of Comfort, and Ruth, Mrs. Adolph (Buddy) Jung, of San Antonio; three grandchildren, five great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.

In addition to her husband and parents, Mrs. Albrecht was preceded in death by a son-in-law, Adolph (Buddy) Jung; one grandson, Bradley Jung, and one sister, Bettie Spillmann.

Wed
04
Nov

Calvin Henry Beckmann

Calvin Henry Beckmann, 87, of Stonewall, died Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2015, at Knopp Assisted Living Center.

Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. Monday, Nov. 2, at Trinity Lutheran Church.

Graveside services with military honors and interment followed in the church cemetery.

Memorials may be made to Trinity Lutheran Church, Stonewall Volunteer Fire Department, the Lions Club or to the charity of choice.

Arrangements were under the direction of Schaetter Funeral Home.

A complete obituary will follow.

Wed
04
Nov

Flora T. Burrer


FLORA T. BURRER

Flora T. Burrer, 89, nee Treibs, of Fredericksburg, died Thursday, Oct. 29, 2015.

Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 2, at Zion Lutheran Church with the Rev. Rick Hartmann officiating.

Interment followed at Der Stadt Friedhof.

Arrangements were under the direction of Fredericksburg Funeral Home where visitation was held Sunday evening, Nov. 1.

Mrs.  Burrer was born Aug. 21, 1926, in Gillespie County, the daughter of Max Treibs and Lenore Schubert Treibs. She married Clinton A. Burrer on Oct. 20, 1945. He preceded her in death on Sept. 21, 2004.

She is survived by one daughter, one son and spouses, Joyce and Hilmar Feuge and Warren and Charlotte Burrer, all of Fredericksburg.

Survivors also include three grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, and one sister, Vernell, Mrs. T.J. Oehler, of Fredericksburg.

Mrs. Burrer’s husband and parents preceded her in death.

Wed
04
Nov

Milton Ng

Milton Ng, 87, of Fredericksburg, died Monday, Nov. 2, 2015.

Interment of the cremains is planned at a later date.

Memorials may be made to the charity of choice.

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

A complete obituary will follow.

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