2013-10-24 / Obituaries

Edward Will (E.W.) Georges

October 28, 1939 - October 13, 2013

Edward Will Georges was born on October 28, 1939 in Winedale, Texas to Reinhardt W. & Paula (Giese) Georges. He was baptized on December 24, 1939 by Rev. Carl Baer of the Waldeck Lutheran Church and confirmed on April 11, 1958 at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Round Top, Texas by Rev. A.B. Weiss.

Edward attended school at Round Top-Carmine and graduated in 1958. He was united in marriage to Helen Marie Berger on June 4, 1960 at Martin Luther Lutheran Church in Carmine by Rev. A.M. Hanneman. He was employed by Alber’s Butane in Carmine for many years and had also worked at Orsag’s in Giddings. He was a member of Martin Luther Lutheran Church in Carmine and a member of the Round Top Sons of Herman Lodge #151. He enjoyed working cattle, gardening, playing cards and his trips to Coushatta. He could always be found watching whatever sports his granddaughters were playing.

Edward passed away the afternoon of Sunday, October 13, 2013 at the Hospice Brazos Valley Inpatient Facility in Bryan.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Reinhardt & Paula Georges; his brother-in-law, Leroy Berger and his parents-in-law, Carl & Louise Berger.

Edward is survived by his wife, Helen Georges of Ledbetter; two daughters and sons-in-law, Deena & Anthony “Sarge” Muniz of Giddings and Tammi & Jeff Cook of La Grange; five granddaughters, Kara, Kolby and LaRyssa Muniz all of Giddings, LaChelle Bradley & her husband, Todd of Giddings and Shea Cook of La Grange; three great grandchildren, Christian, Ashlyn and Jhett Bradley all of Giddings; his brother and sister-in-law, Barney & Doris Georges of Dime Box; sisters-in-law, Anna Dell Marth & her husband, R.J. of Houston and Virginia Berger of Houston, as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were on Thursday, October 17, 2013 at Martin Luther Lutheran Church in Carmine, Texas with Rev. David Tinker officiating. Buriall followed in the Giddings City Cemetery.

Serving as pallbearers were Jay Roberts, Steve Perry, Jeff Marth, David Weinert, Gary Berger and Kevin Berger.

Memorials may be made to Martin Luther Lutheran Church, P.O. Box 362, Carmine,Texas 78932- 0362 or to Hospice Brazos Valley, 502 West 26th Street, Bryan, Texas 77803-2426.

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