2017-08-24 / Obituaries

Herbert Louie Jenke

Funeral services for Herbert Jenke, 88, of Paige, Texas, were held on Wednesday, August 23, 2017 at Phillips and Luckey Funeral Home in Giddings with Rev. Lee Eschberger officiating. Burial followed in Ridgeway Cemetery in Paige. Herbert Louie Jenke was born on September 6, 1928 in Paige, Texas, the son of Ludwig “Louie” Herman Jenke and Ella Margarete (Eschberger) Jenke. He worked as a custodian with Cy-Fair Independent School District for 30 years. Herbert moved back to Paige after retiring and enjoyed riding around in his truck and visiting with family and friends.

He passed away the morning of Monday, August 21, 2017 at the Giddings Residence and Rehabilitation Center.

Herbert was preceded in death by his parents; five brothers, Oswald Jenke, Emil Jenke Sr., Rudolph Jenke, August Jenke, and one as an infant, as well as three sisters, Edna Bradshaw, Rosalie Bryan and Darlene Jenke.

He is survived by his sister, Ruby Barr of Paige, along with several nieces and nephews.

Memorials may be made to the charity of one’s choice.

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