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Elizabeth Ann Klausmeyer, 49, of Industry, died March 5, 2004, at her residence.
Elizabeth was born Sept. 21, 1954, in Sealy, to Justin V. and Cora Buxkemper Wostarek and grew up in Frelsburg. She was baptized Sept. 26, 1954, in Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic Church of Frelsburg and was confirmed April 19, 1964,
in the same church. Elizabeth attended St. Johnšs Catholic School in Fayetteville and graduated from Columbus High School in 1972.
On Feb. 17, 1973, she was married to Arnold Klausmeyer, Jr. in Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic Church of Frelsburg.
Elizabeth was a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Industry, where she was an Altar Society member, CCE teacher, Eucharistic minister, lector, minister of hospitality and rosary leader. She enjoyed working at
Sealy Mattress Co. most of her life.
Survivors include her husband, Arnold Klausmeyer Jr. of Industry; sons, Jason Klausmeyer and wife Danielle of Bernardo, Ryan Klausmeyer and Brad Klausmeyer, both of Industry; daughters, Amber Klausmeyer and Ashley
Klausmeyer, both of Industry; grandson, Corbin Klausmeyer; mother, Cora Wostarek of Fayetteville; brothers, Joe Wostarek and wife Cathy of Purdy,
Missouri, Michael Wostarek and wife Dorothy of Frelsburg, Monroe Wostarek of Frelsburg, Justin Wostarek and special friend Renee Runge of Frelsburg and Thomas Wostarek and wife Pam of Katy; sisters, Joyce Shupak and husband
Johnnie of Frelsburg, Darlene Hinze and husband Billie of Round Top, Mary Luedke and husband Ronnie of New Ulm, Adeline Dvorak and husband DeWayne of
Frelsburg and Lisa Moeller and husband Mike of Frelsburg; mother-in-law, Irene Klausmeyer of Industry; brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Ben and Dorothy Klausmeyer; sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Barbara and Ronnie
Hurtig; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her father, Justin V. Wostarek; brothers, Allen Wostarek and Karl Jeffry Wostarek; and father-in-law, Arnold Klausmeyer, Sr.
The funeral Mass began at 10 a.m. Monday, March 8 in Immaculate Conception Church in Industry with Father Tim Bucek and Father Wayne Flagg, celebrants and Deacon Gerald DuPont. Interment will be in Immaculate Conception
Cemetery in Industry.
Viewing was at Memorial Oaks Chapel from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday, March 7,
with the family present from 5 to 7 p.m. A rosary and vigil for the deceased began at 6 p.m. Sunday at Memorial Oaks Chapel.
Elizabeth lay in state at the church Monday from 8 a.m. until service time.
Pallbearers were Joe Wostarek, Michael Wostarek, Monroe Wostarek, Justin C. Wostarek, Thomas Wostarek, Ben Klausmeyer, Ronnie Hurtig and Robert Reichle, Jr.
All nieces and nephews and all employees of Sealy Mattress Co. were considered honorary pallbearers.
Memorials may be given to Hospice Brazos Valley, 705 S. Austin, Brenham, Texas 77833 or Immaculate Conception Church in Industry.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Memorial Oaks Chapel, 1306 W. Main, Brenham.

Posted by Joy Neely


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