Obituaries

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Funeral Service Announcements

Information on funerals that occur after March 12 will appear under this heading.

 

ROBERT KLIMPLE

Robert Klimple, 78, of Hye, died Monday, March 17, 2014, at Fredericksburg Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

Visitation will be held Wednesday, March 19, from 4-7 p.m., in the chapel of Schaetter Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be held Thursday, March 20, at 10 a.m., at Schaetter Funeral Home, with interment following at Greenwood Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, the Alzheimer’s Association or to the charity of choice.

A complete obituary will follow.

Wed
12
Mar

Charles (Chuck) Achinelli

Charles (Chuck) Achinelli, 84, of Fredericksburg, died Saturday, March 8, 2014.

A memorial service was held Tuesday, March 11, at 1 p.m. in the chapel of Fredericksburg Funeral Home.

Private interment of his ashes is planned at a later date.

Memorials may be made to Hill Country Memorial Hospice, Hill Country Memorial Hospital, Holy Ghost Lutheran Church or the charity of choice.

A complete obituary will follow.

Wed
12
Mar

Allen Arthur Ahrens

Allen Arthur Ahrens, 55, of the White Oak community in Gillespie County, died Friday, March 7, 2014, in San Antonio.

A funeral mass was celebrated today, Wednesday, March 12, at 10 a.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church with entombment following in the St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery Mausoleum.

Memorials may be made to the charity of choice.

Arrangements were under the direction of Schaetter Funeral Home.

A complete obituary will follow.

Wed
12
Mar

Mrs. Hugo Arlitt

Mrs. Hugo Arlitt, 89, nee Vera Minnie Cornehl of Harper, died Tuesday, March 11, 2014, at Windcrest Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

Graveside services and interment will be held Friday, March 14, at 2 p.m., at Der Stadt Friedhof.

Arrangements are under the direction of Schaetter Funeral Home.

A complete obituary will follow.

Wed
12
Mar

Ruby Bell Bryan

Ruby Bell Bryan, 89, nee Wilkerson, of Vinita, Okla. and formerly of Fredericksburg, died Monday, March 3, 2014, at Heartsworth Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Vinita, Okla.

Graveside services and interment were held Saturday, March 8, at 11 a.m. at Memorial Park Cemetery in Muskogee, Okla., with the Rev. Gina Lee Jackson officiating.

Arrangements were under the direction of Luginbuel Funeral Home of Vinita, Okla., where visitation was held Friday evening, March 7.

Mrs. Bryan was born Aug. 21, 1924, in Webbers Falls, Okla., the daughter of Robert E. Wilkerson and Zula Elmira McCullough Wilkerson. She married James Paul Bryan on Jan. 25, 1964. He preceded her in death on Jan. 5, 1994.

She graduated from high school in Webbers Falls.

Prior to moving to Vinita, Okla., she resided in Bartlesville, Okla., Fredericksburg, and Broken Arrow, Okla.

Mrs. Bryan was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star, where she served as Grand Matron.

Wed
12
Mar

Lavora Jackson Choate


LAVORA JACKSON CHOATE

Lavora Jackson Choate, 84, of Fredericksburg, died Saturday, March 8, 2014. 

A funeral mass was celebrated today, Wednesday, March 12, at 10 a.m. at Sterling-White Chapel in Highlands with interment following at Sterling-White Cemetery.

Visitation was held Tuesday evening, March 11, at Sterling-White Funeral Home in Highlands.

Local arrangements were under the direction of Schaetter Funeral Home.

Mrs. Choate was born March 20, 1929, in Goose Creek, the daughter of Henry Livingston Jackson and Lillie Epley Jackson. She married Walter Choate on March 15, 1958. He preceded her in death in 1997.

After graduating from Robert E. Lee High School in Baytown, Mrs. Choate moved to Colorado and worked as an office manager for Pittsburgh Glass and Wright Glass Co.

Upon her husband’s retirement in Deer Park, the Choates moved to Fredericksburg.

Wed
12
Mar

Chandlar Conaway Dietrich


CHANDLAR CONAWAY DIETRICH

Chandlar Conaway Dietrich, 68, of Fredericksburg, died Thursday, March 6, 2014, at Hill Country Memorial Hospital.

A memorial service was held Tuesday, March 11, at 2 p.m. at her home.

Mrs. Dietrich was a graduate of Monterey High School in Lubbock and received her bachelor’s degree in agricultural communications from Texas Tech University.

Prior to retiring in 1994, she worked as a journalist for the Lubbock Avalanche Journal, as well as various other publications.

She married Randy Dietrich on Dec. 30, 1977, and he survives.

In addition to her husband, Mrs. Dietrich is survived by one son, Will Dietrich of Bandera; two daughters, Leigh Dietrich of Fort Worth and Michaella Dietrich of Fredericksburg, and her mother-in-law, Carolyn Dietrich of Denver, Colo.

Memorials may be made to the Hill Country SPCA or to the charity of choice.

Arrangements were under the direction of Schaetter Funeral Home.

Wed
12
Mar

Mrs. Alexander Grobe

Mrs. Alexander Grobe, 86, nee Celia (Tobie) Farias of Comfort, died Wednesday, March 5, 2014.

Funeral services were held Monday, March 10, at 10 a.m. at Schaetter Funeral Home in Comfort with the Rev. Mike Peinemann officiating. Visitation was held beforehand.

Interment followed at the Chapel Hills Memorial Gardens in San Antonio.

Mrs. Grobe was born May 10, 1927, in San Antonio, the daughter of Lorenzo Farias and Celia Flores Mitchell Farias. She married Alfred Talmadge White, and after his death, married Alexander Grobe, who also preceded her in death.

Mrs. Grobe is survived by two daughters, one son and spouses, including Cheryl and Eric Pierce and Lisa Nimmo, all of Comfort, and Troy E. Cox of San Antonio; six grandchildren, and five great-grandchildren.

Wed
12
Mar

Mrs. Marvin Hargraves

Mrs. Marvin Hargraves, 72, nee Dixie Kay Fleharty of Fredericksburg, died Saturday, March 8, 2014, at Fredericksburg Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

A memorial service will be held Thursday, March 13, at 11 a.m. at St. Barnabas Episcopal Church.

Graveside services and in-terment of the cremains is planned at a later date.

Memorials may be made to St. Barnabas Episcopal Church or to the charity of choice.

Arrangements are under the direction of Schaetter Funeral Home.

A complete obituary will follow.

Wed
12
Mar

Mrs. Leo Hartmann

Mrs. Leo Hartmann, 93, nee Ella Klinksiek of Fredericksburg, died Friday, March 7, 2014.

Arrangements are under the direction of Schaetter Funeral Home where visitation will be held today, Wednesday, March 12, from 4-7 p.m. and Thursday, March 13, from 7:30-9:45 a.m.

A vigil service will be held today, Wednesday, March 12, at 6 p.m. at the funeral chapel.

A funeral mass will be celebrated Thursday, March 13, at 10 a.m. at the Marienkirche with interment following in St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the St. Mary’s School Endowment Fund, the St. Mary’s Parish Capital Campaign or to the charity of choice.

A complete obituary will follow.

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