|Birth: ||Feb. 1, 1924|
|Death: ||Apr. 9, 2007|
Francis Louis Biediger, age 83, a life long resident of La Coste, TX, passed away April 9, 2007 at his home. He was born February 1, 1924 in La Coste, to the late John C. and Florentine Keller Biediger. In addition to his parents he is also preceded in death by a brother, Thomas Biediger.
Francis served his country in the Navy during World War II. He was a charter member of the La Coste Lions Club and a charter member of the La Coste Lions Volunteer Fire Dept. for 51 years. In 2006 he was named Fire Fighter of the Year.
Survivors include his wife of more than 56 years, Eddie Dell Tschirhart Biediger of La Coste; children and their spouses, Deborah and Carl Herring of Elgin, Douglas and Deborah Biediger of Alvin, Catherine and Jack La Manna of Plano, and Francine and Randy Riedel of Rio Medina; grandchildren and their spouses, Scott and Jennifer Herring, Robyn Herring, Justin and Liza Biediger, Anthony and Ashley La Manna, James La Manna, Christina La Manna, Derek and Mary Riedel, Dustin Riedel, and Lauren Riedel; great grandchildren, Justin Isaiah Biediger, Jaiden Biediger, Deven Biediger and Madison La Manna; brother and his wife, John and Doris Biediger of La Coste.
Visitation will be Wednesday, Apr. 11, 2007 from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. with Rosary at 7:00 p.m. at Tondre-Guinn Funeral Home, Castroville. Funeral Mass will be Thursday, Apr. 12, 2007 at 10:00 a.m. at Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church in La Coste. Interment will follow the Mass at Our Lady of Grace Cemetery in La Coste with military honors.
Memorials may be made to La Coste Lions V.F.D., or Our Lady of Grace Cemetery Fund. www.tondre-guinn.com
Eddiedell R Biediger (1930 - ____)*
Our Lady of Grace Catholic Cemetery
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Record added: Jan 25, 2011
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