|Birth: ||Sep. 1, 1908|
|Death: ||May 21, 2004|
Kerrville Daily Times (TX) - Tuesday, May 25, 2004
HOUSTON - Mrs. Helen "Maria Helene" Jenschke, 95, passed away Friday, May 21, 2004, at a Houston nursing home. She was a resident of Houston for five years and resided in Kerrville from 1938-1999.
Mrs. Jenschke was born Sept. 1, 1908, in Fredericksburg, Texas, to August and Ella (Grona) Kunz. She married Leo C. Jenschke Sr. on Sept. 7, 1938, in Fredericksburg.
Mrs. Jenschke was a homemaker and member of Notre Dame Catholic Church.
She is survived by daughters, Jeanette Pawelek and husband, Alfred, of Houston and Barbara Jenschke, of Austin; son, Bobby Jenschke and wife, Sharon, of Kerrville; sister, Ella Marie Kortesmaki, of Houston, Mo.; nine grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Leo Jenschke Sr., on Jan. 16, 1998; son, Patrick Jenschke, in 1942; sisters, Olega Jenschke, Iola McFarland, Tillie Green and Ellie Ballard; and brothers, Ernest Kunz, Paul Kunz, Walter Kunz, Norbert Kunz, Herman Kunz, Alvin Kunz and John Kunz.
The holy rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 25, 2004, at Grimes Funeral Chapels, officiated by Deacon Charles Domingues.
Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, May 26, at Notre Dame Catholic Church, with Father Michael Boulette as celebrant. Interment will follow at Garden of Memories Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be grandsons, Al Pawelek, Tim Pawelek, Brian Jenschke and Bill Turdik; and great-grandsons, Trace Pawelek and Nathan Hoppe.
Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Grimes Funeral Chapels of Kerrville.
Leo Christian Jenschke (1915 - 1998)
Patrick Walter Jenschke (1942 - 1942)*
Married Sep 7, 1938
Garden of Memories Cemetery
Plot: Block 5
Created by: Pat Weber
Record added: Dec 30, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 122498331
|Photos may be scaled.|
Click on image for full size.