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Norman Carroll "Poppe" Telge
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Birth: Oct. 16, 1929
Harris County
Texas, USA
Death: Jan. 21, 2005
Harris County
Texas, USA

Mr. Telge was born the son of Charles and Lydia Telge. He graduated from Reagan High School in 1948 and received his Bachelor of Science degree in 1969 from the University of Houston. He earned his Masters in Education from Texas A&M in 1973. Norm was a retired member of Asbestos Workers Local #22 and a long time member of St. Andrew Lutheran Church. He taught for the Windham I.S.D. for 15 years in the Texas Dept. of Corrections. He retired due to kidney failure; however, through the gift of two kidney transplants he was blessed with 16 more years of life with his family. Norman is survived by his beloved and devoted wife of 55 years, Louethia Christine {Smith} Telge. They arried on Febuary 17, 1950. He is also survived by his three daughters Susan Benton and husband Mike of Houston; Connie Meircle and husband Allen of Colorado; Janie Johnson and husband Mike of Houston. He adored his 10 grandchildren Kristah Slate and husband Daniel, Ryan Burkholder and wife Tara, Ashley Burkholder, Mandy Benton, Brandon Burkholder, Adam Benton, Haley Acosta, Erin Johnson, Paige Johnson, and Brad Johnson and 3 great-grandchildren Keerin, Gabriel, and Cayden. He is also survived by his brother Elmer and sister-in-law Arlene, along with many nieces and nephews. We will miss you "Poppe." You were a wonderful example of faith, hope, and love. Pallbearers will be Ryan Burkholder, Brandon Burkholder, Larry Smith, Adam Benton, Paul Smith, and Daniel Slate. 
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  Lydia Clara Boettcher Telge (1893 - 1936)
  Louethia Christine Smith Telge (1931 - ____)*
  Dorothy Janice Telge Rosenmeier (1918 - 1980)*
  Elmer Allen Telge (1924 - 2006)*
  Norman Carroll Telge (1929 - 2005)
*Calculated relationship
Magnolia Cemetery
Harris County
Texas, USA
Maintained by: Carol P.
Originally Created by: GW
Record added: Jan 23, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10363968
Norman Carroll Poppe Telge
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Norman Carroll Poppe Telge
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Norman Carroll Poppe Telge
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Rest in peace.
- Jim--In memory of Joyce & GW
 Added: Jun. 10, 2011
May songs of the angels welcome you and guide you along your way. May the smiles of the martyrs greet your own as darkness turns into day. Every fear will be undone and death will be no more as songs of the angels bring you home before the face of God.
- Robert Hague
 Added: Sep. 9, 2009
God Bless........
 Added: Apr. 19, 2008
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