Obituaries

Wed
31
Jul

Mrs. Merle A. Schmidt

Mrs. Merle A. Schmidt, 88, nee Bernice Ann Davis of Fredericksburg, died Wednesday, July 17, 2013.

Funeral services were held Monday, July 22, at 11 a.m. in the chapel of Schaetter Funeral Home with the Rev. David Felps officiating.

Graveside services and interment were held Tuesday, July 23, at 1 p.m. in the Waller Cemetery in Waller.

Visitation was held Monday morning prior to the funeral.

Mrs. Schmidt was born Nov. 7, 1924, in Waller, the daughter of Bernie Davis and Ann Purvis Davis. She married Merle A. Schmidt on Oct. 28, 1942, in Houston. He preceded her in death.

She is survived by three daughters, including Sharan McBride and her husband, William, of Fredericksburg; Malinda Schmidt, Black Hawk, Colo., and Donna Emery, San Antonio; three grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to Coker United Methodist Church in San Antonio or to the charity of choice.

Wed
31
Jul

Dennis Howard Schneider


DENNIS HOWARD SCHNEIDER

Dennis Howard Schneider, 69, of Fredericksburg, died Friday, July 19, 2013.

Funeral services were held Tuesday, July 23, at 10 a.m. at Zion Lutheran Church with the Rev. Rick Hartmann officiating.

Interment followed in the Schneider Family Cemetery.

Arrangements were under the direction of Fredericksburg Funeral Home where visitation was held Monday evening, July 22.

Schneider was born March 12, 1944, in Fredericksburg, the son of Hilmar Schneider and Linda Rusche Schneider. He married Doris Birck on Dec. 11, 1965, at Zion Lutheran Church, and she survives.

A rancher and welder, Schneider was also a military veteran, serving as a mechanic in the U.S. Air Force and the Air Force Reserves in the 1960s.

In addition to his wife, Schneider is survived by three daughters and spouses, including Denise and Grover Hawkins, Devon and Pedro Vela, and Dena Stewart, all of Fredericksburg; six grandchildren, and a sister, Mable Wilke of Willow City.

Wed
31
Jul

Ruby Keller Schneider


RUBY KELLER SCHNEIDER

Ruby Emma Keller Schneider, 93, of Fredericksburg, died Friday, July 19, 2013.

Graveside services and interment were held Tuesday, July 23, at 10 a.m. at Greenwood Cemetery with the Rev. Pam Traver officiating.

Arrangements were under the direction of Schaetter Funeral Home where visitation was held Monday evening, July 22.

Ms. Schneider was born June 21, 1920, in Kerr County, the daughter of Theodore Keller and Amelia Hohmann Keller. She attended the Cain City school.

For a number of years, she was a seamstress for Mooney Aircraft in Kerrville, and then worked at Hill Country Memorial Hospital where she retired after working for 18 years.

She was a member of the Fredericksburg Chapter of the Native Plant Society of Texas.

Ms. Schneider is survived by two daughters, Bernice Billings and her husband, Wayne, of Austin, and Sue Mounce of Fredericksburg; seven grandchildren, and nine great-grandchildren.

Wed
31
Jul

Hugh Kevin Weaver


HUGH KEVIN WEAVER

Hugh Kevin Weaver, 54, of Center Point, died Monday, July 22, 2013.

Funeral services were held Friday, July 26, at 10 a.m. at Center Point United Methodist Church with the Rev. Adam Knapp officiating.

Interment followed in the Center Point Cemetery.

Arrangements were under the direction of Grimes Funeral Chapels of Kerrville where visitation was held Thursday evening.

Weaver was born Sept. 10, 1958, in San Antonio, the son of Marion and Delta Weaver. He married Pamela Geistweidt on May 17, 1986, and she survives.

A graduate of Southwest High School in San Antonio and Texas A&M University, Weaver worked as a computer specialist for Schreiner University, the City of Kerrville and Tivy High School.

He served on the Center Point School Board, Pastor Parish Relations committee for Center Point United Methodist Church and the water board for the Verde Hills Water Supply.

He was a veteran and served in the Army National Guard.

Wed
31
Jul

Diana Grimm Wilson


DIANA GRIMM WILSON

Diana Grimm Wilson, 69, of Fredericksburg, died Tuesday, July 23, 2013, at Methodist Hospital in San Antonio.

A memorial service will be held Sunday, Sept. 1, at 2 p.m. at the home of Stephen and Sandi Campbell in Center Point.

Mrs. Wilson was born Feb. 2, 1944, in Meridan, Miss. She married Tom Wilson on July 7, 1985. He preceded her in death on June 16, 2012.

Prior to retirement, Mrs. Wilson worked at Immel Motors and Hill Country Memorial Hospital. In earlier years, she worked at the Domino Parlor.

She is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Tanya and Patrick Thornhill of San Marcos.

Survivors also include a brother and sister-in-law, David and Lisa Grimm of Port O’Connor.

In addition to her husband, Mrs. Wilson was preceded in death by her parents.

Memorials may be made to Pioneer Memorial Library.

Fri
26
Jul

Funeral Service Announcements

Information on funerals that occur after July 24 will appear under this heading.

 

WARREN NEIL KLEIN

Warren Neil Klein, 57, of Fredericksburg, died Sunday, July 28, 2013, at Seaton Hospital in Austin.

Visitation will be held Tuesday, July 30, from 5-7 p.m., and Wednesday, July 31, from 7-9 a.m., at Schaetter Funeral Home Chapel.

The body will lie in state at Shepherd of the Hills Evangelical Lutheran Church on Wednesday, July 31, from 10-11 a.m., before the funeral begins at 11 a.m.

Interment will follow in Greenwood Cemetery.

 Memorials may be made to the charity of choice.

 

MRS. CASPER FLINK

Mrs. Casper Flink, 93, the former Iantha Dobsky Albrecht of Fredericksburg, died Monday, July 29, 2013, at Knopp Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center.

Visitation will be held Wednesday, July 31, from 6-8 p.m. and Thursday, Aug. 1, from 7-8:15 a.m. in the chapel of Schaetter Funeral Home.

Wed
24
Jul

Jerry John Crittell

Jerry John Crittell, 78, of Fredericksburg, died Thursday, July 18, 2013, at Windcrest Nursing and Rehab.

Visitation will be held Sunday, July 28, from 5-7 p.m. and Monday, July 29, from 7:30-9:45 in the chapel of Schaetter Funeral Home.

Vigil and rosary services will be held Sunday, July 28, at 6 p.m. at Schaetter Funeral Home.

A funeral mass will be celebrated Monday, July 29, at 10 a.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church with interment following at St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the charity of choice.

A complete obituary will be published next week.

Wed
24
Jul

Thomas William (Tommy) Feller

Thomas William (Tommy) Feller, 89, of Kerrville, died Sunday, July 21, 2013, in San Antonio.

Graveside services and interment will be held Thursday, July 25, at 1 p.m., at Hillcrest Cemetery in Uvalde.

Visitation will be held Thursday from 8 a.m.-noon at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary, 220 S. Getty St., Uvalde.

Memorials may be made to the Uvalde Volunteer Fire Department, 123 S. Getty St., Uvalde, Texas 78801.

A complete obituary will be published next week.

Wed
24
Jul

Billy Frank

Billy Frank, 83, of Fredericksburg, died Thursday, July 18, 2013.

A memorial service was held Saturday, July 20, at 11 a.m. at First Baptist Church.

Interment of the cremains will be held at a later date.

Memorials may be made to the First Baptist Church Bell Choir or to the charity of choice.

Arrangements are under the direction of Schaetter Funeral Home.

A complete obituary will be published next week.

Wed
24
Jul

The Rev. Mr. Kenneth P. (Kenn) Knopp

The Rev. Mr. Kenneth P. (Kenn) Knopp, 79, of Fredericksburg, died Monday, July 15, 2013.

A memorial mass was held today, Wednesday, July 24, at 10 a.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church.

Memorials may be made to the charity of choice.

A complete obituary will be published next week.

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