Grace Virginia (Kiesewetter) Blezinger was born March 27, 1920, in Bellville, the daughter of Henry
and Hulda (Wietstruck) Kiesewetter. She grew up in Burleigh and attended school in the area and graduated from
On Feb. 21, 1942, she married Herbert Blezinger in Bellville. Grace and Herbert made their home
Grace devoted her life to being a good wife and mother, grandmother, and great grandmother.
She was a member of the Sons of Hermann, American Legion Auxiliary, Austin County Farm Bureau,
Grace passed away on Wednesday, May 25, 2011, in Bellville at the age of 91.
She is survived by her daughter Verleen Peden and her husband, Gary, of Katy; grandsons Blake
Peden and his wife, Jamie, of Frisco, Brad Peden and his wife, Melissa, of Missouri City, and Britt Peden, of Houston; great grandchildren Tyler and Brooke
Peden and Emily Grace and Ashlee Peden; nephew Don Parker and his wife, Kathy, of Carrollton, and their sons Neil Parker of Lewisville, and Andy Parker of
Bedford. She is also survived by her sister-in-law Annie Lee Peschel and her husband,
Grace was preceded in death by her husband, Herbert Blezinger, in 1977, her parents Henry and Hulda
Kiesewetter, sister Myra Parker, 2 infant brothers, and 1 infant sister.
Visitation, 5-7 p.m., Friday, May 27, 2011, Schmidt Funeral Home, Bellville.
Funeral service, 11 a.m., Saturday, May 28, 2011,
Pallbearers, Clinton Blezinger, Bruce Brandes, Andy Parker, Neil Parker, Dennis Peschel,
Honorary pallbearers, Blake Peden, Brad Peden, Britt Peden,
Friends who wish may make memorial gifts to the:
Funeral arrangements under the direction of the Schmidt Funeral Home, P.O. Box 610, 12029 Hwy 36
South, Bellville, Texas 77418. (979)865-2424 www.schmidtfunerals.com.
Posted by Joy Neely