2016-08-04 / Obituaries

Horace Farrack

Funeral services for Horace Farrack, 74, of Giddings are pending at this time.

Horace Johnny Farrack was born on April 4, 1942 in Temple, Texas the son of Ernest Alfred and Ella Otillie (Hanusch) Farrack. He was baptized on May 17, 1942 at Zion Lutheran Church in Walburg by Rev. J.H. Kollmeyer. He was confirmed on April 15, 1956 at Zion Lutheran Church in Walburg by Rev. Walter Bielefeldt. His confirmation verse was Psalm 37:4: “Delight yourself in the Lord, and he will give you the desires of your heart.”

He was united in marriage to Elvira Schubert on September 26, 1964 at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church in Fedor by Rev. Andrew Szegedin. This union was blessed by one daughter Diana.

Horace was enlisted in the U.S. Army from June 1961 until he was honorably discharged on February 5, 1967. He served our country in the Vietnam War.

He was a member of the Giddings American Legion York Post 276.

Horace passed away the morning of Monday, August 1, 2016 at his residence in Giddings.

Horace is survived by his wife of 51 years Elvira Farrack of Giddings; one daughter Diana and husband Dwayne Schulze of Giddings; one granddaughter Emily Schulze of Giddings.

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