Carl William Droemer
Carl William Droemer, 85 of Giddings, passed away Friday, December 25, 2009 at his home in Giddings. He was born on February 29, 1924 in Giddings to John Ewald and Annie (Goetze) Droemer. He was baptized on March 9, 1924 and confirmed on April 2, 1939 both at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Giddings by Rev. G.W. Fischer. He was united in marriage to Mary Beth Paulick on May 6, 1945 at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Serbin by Rev. H. Schmidt. Mr. Droemer was a loving and devoted husband, father and grandfather. During his life, he did many things to provide for his family and had many different businesses. He was a bricklayer, solder in the U.S. Army in WWII, contractor, furniture maker, rancher, beekeeper, and vintner.
Mr. Droemer was preceded in death by his parents; wife; 3 sisters, Helen Droemer, Emma Martinez and Ruby Mann; 2 brothers, Walter Droemer and Helmuth Droemer; daughter-in-law, Darlene Droemer and a grandson, Ian Hoeinghaus.
He is survived by 3 sons, Everard & Jann Droemer of Giddings, Ben & Cindy Droemer of Giddings and Ted & Terri Droemer of Giddings; 2 daughters, Dolly & Larry Hoeinghaus of Schulenburg and Roberta & Jarvis Boriack of Lincoln; 4 grandsons, Nikolaus & Lori Droemer of Bryan, Aaron Droemer of Dallas, Benjamin Droemer of Giddings and Jared Boriack of Lincoln; 11 granddaughters, Michele & Chuck Chauviere of Houston, Kristin & Jeff Kilgore of Houston, Tricia and Jermine Green of Lexington, Miranda Droemer of Giddings, Kassie & Tony Jobb of College Station, Rebekah and Edgar Ouellette of Bryan, Aubrey Droemer of Ledbetter, Bethany Droemer of Dallas, Taylor Droemer of Giddings, Caroline Boriack of Verona, WI and Meagan and Derrick Dean of Dallas; 14 great grandchildren and 2 sisters, Lucille and Roland Teague and Annie Marie Joyce.
Funeral services were held on Wednesday, December 30, 2009 at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Giddings with Rev. Robert Tiner officiating. Burial followed in the Giddings City Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the Christ Our Cornerstone Building Fund at Immanuel Lutheran Church, 300 North Grimes, Giddings, Texas 78942 and Brazos Valley Hospice, 1048 North Jefferson, La Grange, Texas 78945.