Obit - Edwin T. Kainer
Schulenburg Sticker, 30 Dec 2010 , page 3
Edwin T. Kainer
Edwin T. Kainer, age 92 years, 4 months, passed away at Schulenburg Regency Nursing Center on Saturday, Dec. 11 after a short illness. He formerly resided on Simpson Street .
The funeral was held on Tuesday, Dec. 14 at 10 a.m. at Schwenke-Baumgarten Funeral Home, with the Rev. Tim Kosler officiating. Interment took place in the Schulenburg City Cemetery . Pallbearers were Nelson Kainer, Robert Kainer, Eugene Oeding, Lee Oeding, Joe Vastin and Billy Collins. Named as honorary pallbearer was great-grandson Alex Kainer.
A parish rosary was said on Monday, Dec. 13 at 7 p.m. at Schwenke-Baumgarten Funeral Home, led by the Rev. Kosler.
Born at High Hill on Aug. 13, 1918 , he was the son of Theo and Mary (Wagner) Kainer. He attended school at High Hill. On June 24, 1941 , he married Agnes Ganzer at High Hill. Mr. Kainer worked for Portland Cement for 27 years. He resided in Houston for 32 years, and in Schulenburg from 1981 until his death. He was a member of the Catholic Church.
Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Nelson and Sharon Kainer of Schulenburg; two grandson, Nelson Kainer and wife Rachael, and Robert Kainer and wife Judy; and two grandchildren, Alex and Sasha Kainer.
Preceding him in death were his parents, wife, a granddaughter and a sister.
Schwenke-Baumgarten Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.