Funeral services for Henry W. Hillboldt, 89, of
Cat Spring were held at 2
p.m. on Thursday Feb. 26, 2004 at Knesek Bros. Funeral Chapel in
the Rev. John Tyler officiating. Interment was in the St. John's
Cemetery in Cat Spring. Pallbearers for the service were Aubrey
David Maresh, Bubba Orsak, Bobby Orsak, Butch Rabius and Jeff Haugen
honorary pallbearers, Clarence Dittert, Leaburn Tipp, Tom Godwin,
Marvin Peikert, and Billy Wehring.
Henry William Hillboldt was born in Cat Spring to parents
Deborah Brune Hillboldt. He was raised in Cat Spring and attended
Public School. On January 19, 1938, he married the former Miss
Doernbrack at the Doernbrack homeplace in Cat Spring and was a
rancher. Mr. Hillboldt was a member of the First United Methodist
Sealy, the Methodist Men's Club, honory member of the Cat Spring
Fire Deparment, former Director of the Austin County Farm Bureau and
to fish and hunt. He died Monday, Feb. 23, 2004 in Katy.
Survivors include his wife of 66 years, Luella Hillboldt of Cat
daughter and son-in-law, Janis and Johnny Class of Sealy;
Kevin Class, Kari Witt and husband Rick, and Kelly Class;
great-grandchild, Zachary Witt.
He was preceded in death by his parents, William and Deborah
sisters Leola Garling and Evelyn Oldag.
Memorial contributions can be made to the Cat Spring Volunteer Fire
Department or your charity of choice. Funeral services were held
direction of the Knesek Family Funeral Chapel of Sealy.
Posted by Joy Neely