Kirby Luhn, 77, of Victoria, passed away on Saturday, September 9, 2006. He was born January 3, 1929 in Kenney to the late Leslie Will and Erna Bell Jurgens Luhn. He was affiliated with the oil field for over 60 years. He enjoyed being outdoors, from ranching to attending his grandchildren's sporting events. Mr. Luhn also liked to play cards and dominoes with family and friends. He never met a stranger and would help anyone. Kirby was dearly loved by his family and friends and will be greatly missed. Kirby is survived by Doris Williams Luhn, his wife of 52 years. He is also survived by his son -- Curtis and wife Kristie Luhn; daughter -- Darla and husband Alvin Zella, of Victoria; sisters -- Betty Ann Janak of Hallettsville, Cornell Whitfield of Bloomington; brothers: Aldus "Tiny" and Leslie P. Luhn, of Victoria; grandchildren -- Chad Luhn of Dallas, Chelsie Luhn of Austin, Chase Luhn of San Antonio and Jennifer and Brett Zella of Victoria; and one great-grandchild, Kamryn Michaelis. He was preceded in death by his parents and one sister, Waldine Pawitzky. Visitation was conducted September 12, 2006 at Grace Funeral Home Chapel and services were held Wednesday, September 13, 2006 at Martin Luther Lutheran Church in Coletoville. Memorial may be made to Martin Luther Lutheran Church.
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