Lois Fay Neffendorf
Lois Fay Neffendorf, 81, of Seguin, Texas, passed away on Monday, Jan. 23, 2012. Lois was born March 2, 1930, in Seguin, the daughter of Walter and Myrtle Caldwell Schmitt.
She worked alongside her husband in his Lutheran ministry in churches he served in Floresville, Jourdanton, Hondo, and Edna, where she sang, played the piano, and taught Sunday school classes.
In later years, James and Lois owned and operated the Saddle Shop in Seguin.
She was preceded in death by her loving husband of 59 years, the Rev. James Clarence Neffendorf; and her parents.
Lois is survived by her son, Dennis Neffendorf; her brother, Roland Schmitt; her nephews, Larry Schmitt and wife Becky, Henry Schmitt and wife Katherine, and Brian Schmitt and wife Alice; her niece, Alice Burnham and husband Clark; her extended family, Mitzi McDonald, Codi Downs, and Peggy Catoe; and numerous other family members, beloved caregivers, and friends.
Visitation was held Friday, Jan. 27, at 10 a.m. in the Tres Hewell Mortuary Chapel in Seguin.
A funeral service was held Friday at 11 a.m. in the funeral home chapel, with the Rev. Jeremy Roy officiating.
Interment followed in the San Geronimo Cemetery in Seguin.
Memorial contributions may be made to The Gideons International, P.O. Box 736, Seguin, TX 78156, or the Bible Broadcasting Network (BBN), P.O. Box 7300, Charlotte, NC 28241.
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