Funeral services for Normal Ueckert, 90, of Navasota and formerly of Bellville, were held Saturday, September 3 at 2 p.m. from Knesek Bros. Funeral Chapel in Bellville with the Rev. David Henske officiating. Interment was at the Oak Knoll Cemetery in Bellville. Pallbearers for the service were Jimmy Meissner, Jerrad Meissner, Stephen Mantey, Jack Huggins, Fred Mantey and Jason Mante, all nephews. Born in Bellville, Normal was the daughter of Walter and Bertha (Seyer) Meissner, St. She was raised in Bellville and attended Bellville Public Schools. On December 2, 1935 the former Miss Normal meissner married Mr. Ben L. Ueckert, with ceremony held in Bellville. Normal worked as a sales clerk in clothing stores. She was a member of St. John Lutheran Church in Bellville, Mary Circle at St. John's and the VFW Ladies Auxiliary of Bellville. Normal Ueckert died Wednesday, August 31 in College Station. She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law; June and Odell Winkelmann of Navasota, and numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by her parents Walter, Sr. and Bertha Meissner, husband Ben L. Ueckert, sister Isabel Huggins, brothers Walter "Sonny" Meissner, Jr. and Arthur "Charlie" Meissner. Memorial contributions may be made to St. John Lutheran Church, PO Box 698, Bellville, TX 77418. Arrangements were under the directions of Knesek Family Funeral Chapels.
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