2013-04-04 / Obituaries

Arnold John Proske


Funeral services for Arnold Proske, 76 of Giddings, were held at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, March 28, 2013 at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Giddings with Rev. Robert Tiner officiating. Burial followed in the Giddings City Cemetery.

Mr. Proske passed away the afternoon of Monday, March 25, 2013 at Medstar Care Center in Giddings.

Arnold John Proske was born on August 11, 1936 in La Grange, Texas to George L. & Frieda (Schkade) Proske. He was baptized on August 12, 1936 at Zion Lutheran Church in La Grange, Texas by Rev. A.E. Moebus and confirmed on April 2, 1950 at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Giddings by Rev. Max Studtmann. Arnold was a lifelong farmer and rancher and a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church in Giddings. He enjoyed taking care of his farm and cattle, watching television and listening to polka music on the radio.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Arnold is survived by his two aunts, Florence Proske of Giddings and Marie Proske of Lufkin, as well as numerous cousins.

Memorials may be made to Immanuel Lutheran Church, 300 North Grimes, Giddings, Texas 78942, or to the charity of one's choice.

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