Bill T. Allen
Bill T. Allen, 95, of Fredericksburg, died Monday, June 20, 2016.
Funeral services were held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, June 24, at Bethany Lutheran Church with the Reverends Casey Zesch and Travis Meier officiating.
Graveside services and interment followed Friday afternoon at Oak Rest Cemetery in Medina.
Arrangements were under the direction of Fredericksburg Funeral Home where visitation was held Thursday evening, June 23.
Allen was born March 8, 1921, in Austin, the son of William Thomas Allen Sr. and Louise Elizabeth Baumert Allen. He married Elberta Jane (Berta) Schuch on April 18, 1988, at Bethany Lutheran Church and she survives.
In addition to his wife, Allen is survived by four children and spouses, including Mike and Linda Allen of Azle; Chris and Elizabeth Allen of Harper; J. and Annette Wipff of Albany, Oregon, and Russell and Tina Wipff of Fredericksburg.
Survivors also include 10 grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren and a sister, Rachel Callum of Austin.
Allen was preceded in death by his parents; his first wife, Bert Allen; a daughter, Janis Sue Allen, and three sisters, Mary Cooley, Sis Black and Dot Kutalek.
Memorials may be made to Bethany Lutheran Church, Hill Country Memorial Hospice or the charity of choice.
Pallbearers included Tommy Bryson, Cliff Ottmers, Gerald Ottmers, Robert Wolf, Anton Loest, Jonathan Baethge, Andy Lautzenheiser and Richard Keese.