Elvie Lee Reeder was born Oct. 20, 1927 in the Rockhouse area to
Lillie (Langer) Reeder.
She passed away at her home at Sharpstown
Houston on Nov. 5, 2003 at the age of 76.
She was baptized into the Christian faith on March 11, 1928 and was
confirmed in her faith on Oct. 11, 1942 at St. John Lutheran Church
Ulm where she was a member and was also a member of St. John's Women
ELCA. She was an associate member of Christ the Servant Lutheran
She was educated in the Rockhouse, Henkhaus and Industry elementary
and graduated from Bellville High School in 1944. She then began her
career in Houston with the Joseph F. Meyer Co. and Meyerland
She was the primary notary of the development of the Meyerland
She was employed by Stevens & Cummings Insurance, Houston EENT Eye
Group for 29 years and Dr. Charles Dobbs. At TeleSystems, she
hours raising funds for National Children's Cancer Society, American
Association and Children's Wish Foundation.
She was a member of the Texas German Society, West End Historical
and a past member of the Harris County Chapter of American
Elvie was preceded in death by her parents, Herman and Lillie
She will be missed by her sisters Alice Brune, Ruth Froebel and
brother-in-law Robert, nephews and niece, Arlene Brune, Larry Brune,
Coan and Reed Froebel and numerous other relatives and friends.
Pallbearers for the service were Arlen Brune, Larry Brune, John
Froebel, Steven Guettler and Ron Mahlmann. Honorary pallbearer was
Arrangements were entrusted to the Koenig Strickland Funeral Home.
Posted by Joy Neely