Werner Walter Klein, 92, of Fredericksburg, died Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013, at Knopp Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center.
A funeral mass was celebrated Saturday, Oct, 5, at 10 a.m., at St. Mary’s Catholic Church with Msgr. Enda McKenna officiating. Mary Ann Murchison was the pianist, and Frosty and Susan Rees, the vocalists.
Graveside services with military honors and interment followed at St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery.
Arrangements were under the direction of Schaetter Funeral Home, where visitation and a vigil service were led Friday evening, Oct. 4, by Deacon Curtis Klein.
Visitation with the family was held Friday evening, Oct. 4, and Saturday morning, Oct. 5, at Schaetter Funeral Home.
Klein was born Aug. 5, 1921, in Stonewall, the son of William Henry Klein and Christina Jenschke Klein. He married Esther Koennecke on June 19, 1943, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, and she survives.