|Birth: ||Feb. 8, 1918|
|Death: ||May 27, 2007|
Mrs. Covington, age 89, of Victoria, Texas, was born to the late Edwin and Ottillie Reimer Dolle. She was a self-employed seamstress and a member of first English Lutheran Church.
Survivors: daughter Maxine Garner and husband John of Tilmon, Texas; son William Salge and wife Sue of Victoria, Texas; seven grandchildren, Ann Henderson, T. J. Wilke, Audra Schulz, Stacy Salge, Jennifer Barnett, Jessica Salge and Christopher Salge; and seven great-grandchildren Megan, Nathan, Bridget, Joey, Travis, Marshall and James Will.
Preceded in death by: parents; husbands Max Wernli, William H. Salge and Frank Covington; sister Erna Dolle; and brother Arnold Dolle.
Visitation: 6-8 PM, May 29, 2007, at Colonial Funeral Home Chapel, Victoria, Texas.
Services: 10:30 AM on May 30, 2007, at the chapel with the Rev. Bill Hassel officiating. Burial will follow at Memory Gardens Cemetery.
Pallbearers: David Matchett, Tom Matchett, Robbie Farek, Chad Barnett, Randy Wendel, and Carlee King.
Honorary pallbearers: Ann Henderson, T. J. Wilke, Audra Schulz, Stacy Salge, Jennifer Barnett, Jessica Salge, Christopher Salge, Ray Polensky Jr.
Colonial Funeral Home, Victoria, Texas, 361-578-3535.
Extracted from The Victoria Advocate, Victoria, Texas, May 29, 2007.
NOTE: Elekta's sister-in-law, Erma Dolle, b. 1907, d. 1977, (married to Arno, also known as "Arnold") is buried at Ft. Sam Houston National Cemetery. Arno, b. 1909, d. 1978, is also buried at Ft. Sam Houston National Cemetery. Elekta's sister, Erna Dolle, b. 1911, d. 1977, married a Schrader. Thanks to "Jatrahanusa" for additional infomation.
Edwin Dolle (1885 - 1958)
Ottilie Reimer Dolle (1883 - 1953)
William H. Salge (1916 - 1985)
Max Wernli (1911 - 1948)*
Dorothy Wernli (1944 - 1944)*
Arno H. Dolle (1909 - 1978)*
Etelka Dolle Covington (1918 - 2007)
Created by: Mary Ann Weshinskey
Record added: Jun 14, 2007
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