Edith Bernice Casparis

Edith Bernice Casparis, 97, nee Bergman, of Johnson City, died Thursday, April 26, 2018.

A memorial service was held at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 29, at First United Methodist Church in Johnson City.

Mrs. Casparis was born Oct. 2, 1920, in Johnson City, the daughter of Herman Richard Bergman Sr. and Meta Ann Hitzfeld Bergman. She married W.C. Casparis Jr. on May 25, 1942. They were married 55 years prior to his death in 1997.

A 1939 graduate of Johnson City High School, she was a lifelong member of United Methodist Church.

After their marriage, the couple moved to San Antonio where he worked at Kelly Air Force Base. When he was deployed to China, Burma and India, she moved back to Johnson City.

Mrs. Casparis is survived by two grandchildren and spouses, Farron and Jo Lynne Sultemeier of Fredericksburg and Crystal and Kirk Braden of San Angelo, and four great-grandchildren.

In addition to her husband and parents, Mrs. Casparis was preceded in death by a daughter, Donna Sultemeier; a granddaughter Karen Sultemeier; an infant grandson, Tyson Sultemeier; all of her siblings and their spouses.

Memorials may be made to the North Blanco County EMS.

Arrangements were under the direction of Crofts-Crow Funeral Home of Johnson City.

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