Gerry Fehlis, 77, of Lockhart, passed away July 20, 2009, in San Marcos. She was born March 27, 1932, to Hilbert Christian and Wanda Wisian Nolte in Maxwell, Texas. Gerry was a retired sales clerk who worked for HEB for many years. She was a faithful member of St. Paul’s United Church of Christ in Lockhart.
Gerry was preceded in death by her parents and husband, La
verne Fehlis in 1987.
Gerry is survived by two sons, Michael and wife, Suzanne Fehlis, of Seguin, and Russell Fehlis, of Lockhart; two daughters; Lori and husband, Danny Magness, of Austin, and Tammy and husband, Darby Wright, of New Braunfels, Texas; one sister, Barbara Maner, of Fredericksburg; eight grandchildren: Michael Fehlis Jr. and wife, Mandy, Cody Fehlis, Amber Davis and husband, Justin, Kierstin Richason, Jeremy Magness, Travis Wright, Kayleigh Wright and Waylon Hebert and wife, Trina; four great grandchildren; and a very special friend and sister-in-law, Emily Fehlis.
A visitation with family and friends was held on Wednesday, July 22, 2009, from 5 – 7 p.m. at Eeds Funeral Home. Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. on Thursday, July 23, 2009, at Eeds Funeral Home with Rev. Tommy Allen officiating. Interment followed at the Lockhart City Cemetery. Serving as the pallbearers were: Michael Fehlis Jr., Cody Fehlis, Waylon Hebert, Kerry Fehlis, Larry Pearce and Justin Davis. Serving as the honorary pallbearers were: Travis Wright, Jeremy Magness, Gary Allen and Zander Maner.
The family suggests memorial contributions to the American Kidney Foundation or to MD Anderson Cancer Center.
All arrangements with Eeds Funeral Home, 408 S. Main St., Lockhart, Texas 78644. (512) 398-2343.