Herbert Stahlecker -- 2003
The Burlington Record Thursday, November 20, 2003
Funeral services for Herbert Edward
Stahlecker, 89, were held Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2003, 2 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran
Church in Evansville, Wyo. with Reverend Daniel Holthus conducting. Burial
followed at Highland Cemetery. He died Friday, Oct. 24, 2003, at his home
in Evansville, Wyo.
He was born Dec. 18, 1913, in rural
Bethune the son of Friedrich and Jacobine (Weiss) Stahlecker. He was
raised near Bethune, and attended a country school. He graduated from the
California Electronics and Television Institute. He owned and
operated Herb's TV Service for many years.
On Aug. 25,
1940, he married Mary Christina Smith in Burlington. They moved to
Evansville, Wyo. in 1941. He was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church since
1941, served as Evansville, Wyo. town treasure for several years. His
interests included fishing, bowling, and playing guitar.
He was preceded in death by his parents, 2 sisters, 1 brother of
Burlington, 2 daughters and 2 sons. He is survived by his wife of
Evansville, Wyo., daughter Gloria Shofner of Pueblo, 3 granddaughters, 2
grandsons, 1 brother of Vallegjo Calif.