Freddie Lee Brietzke Sr.
Freddie Lee Brietzke Sr., 75, of Kingsbury, Texas, passed away on Saturday, Dec. 22, 2012. Freddie was born on Jan. 9, 1937, in Guadalupe County to Eugene and Annie Salge Brietzke.
Freddie will be remembered as always willing to help anybody, enjoyed gardening, and enjoyed taking care of his beloved dogs. He was well loved by his family and friends and will be missed, said his family.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his daughter, Margaret Ann “Darty” Keys; and his brothers-in-law, Jack Mayo and Jerry Baese.
Survivors include his son, Freddie Lee Brietzke Jr. and wife Kitty Lynn; daughter Janet May; siblings Helen Mayo, Eugene E. Brietzke and wife Edith, Leroy Brietzke and wife June, Jennie Faye Baese, and Marvin “Bobby” Brietzke and wife Carol; grandchildren Melanie Romero and husband Ernesto, Freddie Lee Brietzke III and wife Alessandra, Lucinda “Shana” Brietzke, Shane May and wife Ashley, and Leila May; great-grandchildren Mia, Medea, Marco, Michael, Kolyier, Alissa, and Annabelle; uncle Bernard Brietzke; aunt Julia Brietzke; nephews who lived with him, Oran Canada, Pete Streety, and Charlie Streety; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins; and many friends.
Visitation was held on Thursday, Dec. 27, from 5-7 p.m. in the Tres Hewell Mortuary in Seguin.
A funeral service was held on Friday at 10:30 a.m. in the Evangelists’ Lutheran Church of Kingsbury in Kingsbury with the Rev. Duane Bamsch officiating.
Interment followed in the Kingsbury Cemetery in Kingsbury.
Memorial contributions may be made to Evangelists’ Lutheran Church of Kingsbury, P.O. Box 176, Kingsbury, TX 78638.