Johnnie C. Eicher, 59, died unexpectedly at 3:30 p.m. Friday December 21, 1973 at a local hospital.
Mr. Eicher was born October 31, 1914 in Shiner and was a lifetime resident of the area. He was owner operator of a local service station.
Funeral services will be conducted Monday at 10 a.m. from St Joseph's Catholic Church with the Rev. Michael O'Shaughnessy officiating. Burial will be in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery under direction of Buffington Funeral Home.
A Rosary will be recited at the funeral home at 8 p.m. Sunday.
Survivors include the widow, Mrs. Lillian Eicher of Yoakum; three daughters: Miss Evelyn Eicher and Miss Dolores Eicher, both of Yoakum and Mrs. Lincke of Victoria; mother, Mrs. John Eicher of Yoakum; four brothers, Emil and Laddie Eicher, both of Yoakum, Bennie Eicher of Shiner, and Rudy Eicher of Corpus Christi; two sisters, Mrs. Rudy Uleak of Yoakum and Mrs. Alex Mainku of Cuero and one grandchild.
Victoria Advocate December 22, 1973
Submitted by Ron New