Funeral services for Harry Ueckert, 85, of Jasper were at 10 a.m. Monday, March 23, 2009 at Stringer & Griffin
Funeral Home in Jasper, with 4 p.m. Masonic graveside service to follow at Oak Knoll Cemetery in Bellville.
Visitation was 4-8 p.m. Sunday, March 22, 2009 at the funeral home.
Harry died March 19, 2009 at Lufkin Memorial Specialty Hospital.
A native of Bellville and a former resident of East Bernard, he was a longtime Jasper resident and member of the
First United Methodist Church of Jasper for over 49 years, where he was in the Young at Heart Sunday School Class.
A 1940 graduate of Bellville High School, he retired as the District Superintendent of Tennessee Gas Transmission
Company after 30 years.
A member of the Bellville Masonic Lodge #223 AF & AM, he was a past Master of the East Bernard Lodge.
A member of the Scottish Rite, he was a 32nd Degree El Mina Shriner in Galveston and a member of The East Texas
He enjoyed sports and sharing in them with his grandsons & great-grandchildren. In the past, he loved
hunting & fishing with his family. He was a Charter 20 year member of the Jasper Evening Lions Club.
Survivors include his wife of 62 years, Eleanore Ueckert of Jasper, son Randy D. Ueckert, Sr. & wife Melanie
of Bellville, daughter Cheryl Ann Brown of Jasper, six grandchildren, R. Dean Ueckert & wife Celena, Jason W. Ueckert, Mark W. Ueckert, Charlie M. Brown III,
Kortney Noviskie & husband Matt, Joshua Thibodeaux & wife Stephanie, six great-grandchildren, Cayne Ueckert, Jaci Ueckert, Aubrey Ueckert, Reese
Thibodeaux, Kaitlin Thibodaux and Wyatt Noviskie. Harry was predeceased by his parents, a brother & a brother-in-law.
Memorials may be made to The First United Methodist Church of Jasper, 329 N. Bowie, Jasper, TX 75951 or The
Shriner Hospital Burn Unit, 815 Market St., Galveston, TX 77550-1220.
Services are under the direction of Stringer & Griffin Funeral Home of Jasper.
Posted by Joy Neely