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Graveside services were held for Edna (von Roeder) Haverlah of New Ulm on Friday, May 9, 2003 from the Haverlah Family Cemetery in New Ulm with Reverend Bill Mosley officiating.

Serving as pallbearers were John Hardin, Dan De Young, Larry Reichle, Patrick Hutton, Charlie Brokmeyer and John Rabon.

She was born Oct. 2, 1923 the daughter of the late Bruno and Erna (Henniger) von Roeder near Warrenton, Texas and was a native of Shelby. She married Alton B. Haverlah in 1945 in Shelby and worked as a secretary for several businesses and in the courthouse in Bellville. She lived in the Heights area of Houston for several years before returning to New Ulm where she owned and operated the Parlor Cafe. She was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church in New Ulm.

Edna (von Roeder) Haverlah, 79, of New Ulm, Texas passed away May 5, 2003 in Columbus.

She is survived by son Randy Haverlah of New Ulm, son-in-law Patrick Hutton of Houston, grandchildren, Susie De Young and husband Dan of Katy, Dixie Hardin and husband John of Bellville, Randy and Jacob Haverlah, both of New Ulm, great grandchild Brady Haverlah, brother Elton von Roeder and wife Helen of Houston, sister Wilma Reichle and husband I.A. (Coke) of New Ulm, numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Bruno and Erna (Henniger) von Roeder, husband Alton B. Haverlah and daughter Susan Hutton. Memorials may be made to St. John Lutheran Church in New Ulm.

Funeral arrangements by Koenig & Strickland Funeral Home, LaGrange, Texas.

Posted by Joy Neely

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