|Birth: ||Jan. 3, 1916|
|Death: ||Aug. 21, 2012|
Ellenora Schaffner Baca was born to Gus and Rosa Mueller Schaffner.
ELLENORA SCHAFFNER BACA
YORKTOWN - Ellenora Schaffner Baca, 96, of Yorktown died Tuesday Aug. 21, 2012. She was born Jan. 3, 1916 in Westhoff, TX to the late Gus and Rosa Mueller Schaffner. She was a homemaker, farmerette, rancherette, retired teacher of 42 years with the Yorktown ISD. She was a member of American Legion Auxiliary unit 0369 Westhoff, member of the Sons of Hermann Gruenau Lodge, a life member of the Texas State Teachers Association, a member of the Women of the Church at St Paul Lutheran Church and a member of the Yorktown Chamber of Commerce. She spent much of her time volunteering to help others in need. She was selected Citizen of the Year in 1998.
She is survived by her son, Byron B. Baca of Victoria; Sister, Dorine Warling of Golden,Colorado; brothers, Leslie (Clara) Schaffner of Middleburg, Flordia and Piermont (Lorea) Schaffner of Yoakum; 3 granddaughters, Susan (Scott) Bradley, Ashley Burow and Amanda Orsak; 6 great-grandchildren, Emileigh, Carlee, Paxton, Jordan, Nathan, and Katie.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Julius Baca; brothers, A.W. Schaffner and Staff Sgt Alton Schaffner.
Visitation will be 3-9 PM, Friday, August 24, 2012 at Finch Funeral Chapel with the family receiving friends from 6-8 PM. Funeral services 11 AM, Saturday, August 25, 2012 at the funeral home chapel. Interment to follow at Westside Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Paul Lutheran Church.
Ellenora and Julius Baca were married 30 Dec 1937 in Yorktown at the St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church of America.
Julius Baca (1910 - 1980)*
Created by: Emory Schnuriger
Record added: Aug 22, 2012
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