OBIT: Thelma M. Grahmann Spies
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THELMA M. SPIESHALLETTSVILLE - Mrs. Thelma M. Spies, 75, died Thursday, Aug. 9, 2007. She was born Sept. 30, 1931, in Lavaca County, to Julius J. and Helen Woitaske Grahmann. She married Arthur W. Spies Jr. on May 5, 1956 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Hallettsville.She was a member of the Altar Society in Moravia, Catholic Daughters of Americas of Sacred Heart, Christian Mothers, American Legion Auxiliary, KJT, Ascension of our Lord Catholic Church, and Sacred Heart Catholic Church.
Thelma is survived by her husband, Arthur; two sons, Stephen Spies and wife Peggy of Austin, and Charles Spies and wife Janie of Katy; two daughters, Janet Spies of Austin, and Arlene Becan and husband Allen; two brothers, David J. Grahmann and Andrew J. Grahmann, both of Stafford; six sisters, Viola C. Grahmann of Hallettsville, Virginia Pustka of Shiner, Frances Hanslik of Moulton, Irene Barton of Koerth, Gertrude Janak of Hallettsville, and Mary Bruening of Shelby; and nine grandchildren, Ashley Becan, Joshua Becan, Sarah Spies, Virginia Spies, Angela Spies, John Spies, Theresa Spies, Jacob Spies, and Luke Spies. Thelma was preceded in death by her daughter, Ann Marie Spies; grandson, Andrew E. Spies; and her parents.
Visitation will be at 3 p.m. today at Kubena Funeral Home. A rosary will be recited at 8 p.m. today and 12:30 p.m. on Sunday at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Services will be at 1 p.m. Sunday at the church, with the Rev. John Peters officiating. Burial will be at Sacred Heart Cemetery. Pallbearers: Lindey Osborne, Patrick Spies, Michael Hanslik, John Barton, Robert Pustka, and Russell Janak.Memorials: Hospice of South Texas or donor's choice.
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Published in the Victoria Advocate on 8/11/2007.