obit: Ruth Sebesta Huth
Ruth Sebesta Huth
Funeral services for Ruth Sebesta Huth, 89 of Giddings are scheduled for 10:00 a.m. on Monday, January 19, 2009 at Martin Luther Lutheran Church in Giddings with Rev. Edwin Schwanke officiating. Burial will follow in the Giddings City Cemetery. Visitation will be held Sunday from 9 AM until 9 PM and Monday from 7 AM until 8:30 AM at Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home in Giddings.
Ruth passed away early Friday morning at Oakland Manor Nursing Center in Giddings.
Ruth Frieda Boettcher Sebesta Huth was born on September 6, 1919 in Lexington, Texas to Herman & Matilda Melitta (Zwernemann) Boettcher. She was baptised on November 1, 1919 and confirmed on March 18, 1953. Ruth was united in marriage to Alvin Sebesta and together they owned and operated the Airline Dance Hall and Charlie Bill's Music Company both in Giddings and The Lakeview in Northrup for many years. Following Alvin's death in 1970, Ruth married Reno Huth. He preceded her in death in 1993. She enjoyed playing dominoes and 42 and spending time with her family and friends.
Ruth was preceded in death by her parents; both husbands; 4 sisters, Meta Reuther, Hilda Hoffmann, Amanda Stall and Erna Muery and 7 brothers, Albert, Edwin, Erwin, Edgar, Richard, Oswald and Herbert.
She is survived by a step-son, Harold & Jeannette Huth; a step-daughter, Barbaline Daigle as well as numerous nieces, nephews and friends.
Serving as pallbearers will be Maurice Boettcher, Gilbert Hoffmann, Elvin Stall, Monroe Becker, Donald Becker and Clarence Chovanec.
Memorials may be made to Martin Luther Lutheran Church in Giddings or to the charity of one's choice.
Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home - Giddings