Elmer August Herbort, 86, of Fredericksburg, died Wednesday, May 20, 2015, at Windcrest Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.
Funeral services were held today, Wednesday, May 27, at 10 a.m. at Bethany Lutheran Church with the Rev. Elliott Pancoast officiating.
Interment followed in the Stonewall Community Cemetery.
Arrangements were under the direction of Schaetter Funeral Home where visitation was held Tuesday evening, May 26.
Herbort was born Nov. 26, 1928, the son of Walter Herbort and Meta Althaus Herbort.
He was married to Adeline Eckhardt Carter for 21 years, and then to Vivian Danz Herbort for 42 years, until her death on Feb. 18, 2011.
A salesman most of his life, Herbort was a lumber broker, sold insurance and real estate until he retired in his 70’s.
He was a member of Bethany Lutheran Church, and while he was a San Antonio resident, he belonged to the Toastmaster’s Club, Beethoven Maennerchor, and the Northside Lions Club.