obit: Leona Mae Viereck Frank
Leona Mae Frank, 99, of Bryan, Texas passed away in Bryan, Texas on Monday, November 21, 2011.
She was born in Bellville, Texas on October 19, 1912 to Walter R. Viereck and Emma (Strauss) Viereck. She attended school in Bellville, Texas and was a member of the Bellville High School Class of 1931. After attending Business School in Houston, Texas she was employed with the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Leona married A. C. Frank on February 9, 1936 in Bellville, Texas.
She attended St. John Lutheran Church in Bellville, Texas where she was baptized on November 7, 1919, confirmed on April 10, 1927 and was a member of the Merry Club and the ALCW. Leona kept the church attendance records begining in 1981.
She is survived by her sister Helen Winder of Bryan, Texas. Nephews Clay Winder of Bryan, Texas; Randy Viereck of Bellville, Texas and a niece Linda Pope of Houston, Texas
Leona was predeceased by her husband A. C. Frank in 1977, her father in 1923, her mother in 1984, and a brother James Viereck in 1974.
Wednesday November 23, 2011, 2:00 PM at Oak Knoll Cemetery
Oak Knoll Cemetery
Knesek Funeral Home