Thursday, February 11, 2016
1012 C Street  •  Floresville, TX 78114  •  Phone: 830-216-4519  •  Fax: 830-393-3219  • 

WCN Site Search


Preview the Paper Preview the Paper

Preview this week's Paper
A limited number of pages are displayed in this preview.
Preview this Week’s Issue ›
Subscribe Today ›

Lost & Found

Found: Basset Hound, Hwy. 97 W./Hospital Blvd., Floresville. Call 830-391-2153 between 9 a.m.-11:30 p.m.

VideoLost dog! Two weeks ago our dog went missing. Black lab mix. About 2 years old. He has a scar on his belly and a black tongue. Please call 8305835601

VideoMissing: Male Boxer, since evening of Jan. 4, Hwy. 97 West, rear of Promised Land Creamery, $500 REWARD. Call 830-391-2240 with information.
More Lost & Found ads ›

Help Wanted

Warning: While most advertisers are reputable, some are not. Unfortunately the Wilson County News cannot guarantee the products or services of those who buy advertising space in our pages. We urge our readers to use great care, and when in doubt, contact the San Antonio Better Business Bureau, 210-828-9441, BEFORE spending money. If you feel you have been the victim of fraud, contact the Consumer Protection Office of the Attorney General in Austin, 512-463-2070.
Cattle secretary needed for pre-conditioning yard, experience preferred but not required. Fax resume to 830-393-9510.
More Help Wanted ads ›

Featured Videos





Video Vault ›
Vinyards Funeral Home OBWCN your news your way-subscribeWCN Obituaries
You’ve been granted free access to this subscribers only article.

Obituaries


Alfred ‘Bob’ Rahe


Alfred ‘Bob’ Rahe


E-Mail this Story to a Friend
Print this Story
Write a Tribute. Share a Memory.
January 2, 2013
4,608 views
Offer condolences

1916-2012

Alfred “Bob” Rahe, a longtime resident of Falls City, Texas, entered eternal rest Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2012, at 11:55 a.m. in the Connally Memorial Medical Center in Floresville at the age of 96 years, 1 month, and 29 days.

Bob was born Oct. 26, 1916, in Marion, the son of Anna Fritz and Herman Rahe Sr. Bob married Lillian Marie Zaiontz on Nov. 13, 1939, in the Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Falls City. Bob proudly served his country in the U.S. Army during World War II, and worked as an equipment operator for many years.

Lillian Marie Zaiontz Rahe, Bob’s beloved wife of more than 71 years, preceded him in death on Dec. 24, 2010. He was also preceded in death by his parents; his son, Alfred Joseph Rahe; and his siblings, Herman Rahe Jr., Bernice Evans, and Hildegard Venton.

Bob is survived by his daughter, Susan Sikes and husband Darral; his grandchildren, Arlene Rahe, Mary Rahe Holland, Karen Rakowitz Gulick, Rocky Rakowitz, and Elaine Sikes; his great-grandchildren, Curtis Jackson, Samantha Sigler, Justin Rahe, Holly Holland, and Luke, Cole Bob, and Cade Gulick; his great-great-grandchildren, Samuel Eckols and Caleigh Jackson; and his sister, Irmgard Muenchow.

Visitation was held Thursday, Dec. 27, in the Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Falls City, with a rosary recited at 7 p.m.

A funeral Mass was celebrated Friday at 10 a.m. in the church, with the Rev. Gregory Sawicki officiating.

Interment followed in the Holy Trinity Cemetery in Falls City.

Serving as pallbearers were Darral Sikes, Gerald Zaiontz, Howard Holland, Justin Rahe, Luke Gulick, and Cruz Ruiz.

Serving as honorary pallbearers were Cole Bob Gulick and Cade Gulick.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Falls City Volunteer Fire Department, P.O. Box 246, Falls City, TX 78113.
 

Your Condolences, Prayers, and Memories


Please share a prayer, memory, or offer your condolences below.


You must be logged in to post a comment.




Not a subscriber?
Subscriber, but no password?
Forgot password?

Obituaries Archives


WCN Share Your Thoughts
obituary page obituary submission
Allstate & McBride RealtyHeavenly Touch homeVoncille Bielefeld homeTriple R DC ExpertsEast Central Driving School

  Copyright © 2007-2016 Wilson County News. All rights reserved. Web development by Drewa Designs.