2010-01-28 / Obituaries

Norma Jeanne Koenig

May 20, 1930-January 25, 2010

Norma Jeanne Koenig was born on May 20, 1930, in Waco, Texas, to Preston Emannuel Lester and Ava Rilla Fowler Lester. She was a member of the Eagles Wing Church, in Lexington, Texas.

Norma passed away in Houston on Monday, January 25, 2010, at the age of 79 years.

She is survived by her sons, Preston Carl and wife Amy James of Giddings, Texas, and Walt Koenig of Poolville, Texas; sister, Doris and her husband Jim Osburn of Houston; brothers, Preston Paul and his wife Patsy Ann Lester of Winnsboro, Texas, and Albert Taylor of Conroe, Texas; grandchildren, Preston Carl James, Jr., Brian Kieth James, Chad Aaron Koenig, and Pamela Dawn Minnick; 8 great grandchildren; as well as a grand-dog, “Izzy”. She was preceded in death by her husband, Silas Karl Koenig; parents, Preston and Ava Lester; and sister, Ann Lee Lyons.

Visitation will be held from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 27, 2010, at the Schmidt Funeral Home Chapel, in Katy, Texas, where funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, January 28, 2010, with Rev. Jerry Thomas officiating. Interment in Memorial Oaks Cemetery, in Houston, Texas.

Those wishing to make memorial gifts may do so to the American Heart Association, P.O. Box 15186, Austin, Texas 78761-5186.

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