Mrs. Erler was born Sept. 3, 1933, to Louis and Elsie (Rosebrock) Buehring Sr. in Karnes City. She married Allen Charles Erler on Feb. 1, 1957, in Karnes City and was a member of Faith Lutheran Church, Faith Lutheran Church Choir, and Faith Lutheran Church Women. She retired as an office manager for Christus Spohn Hospital in Beeville.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; brothers, Louis Jr., Harold, Hugo, Marvin, Leo, Edgar, Hilbert, Eldor, Henry, Werner, Albert and Elmor Buehring; a sister, Lula Mae Wolff; and an infant brother.
Survivors include her daughter, Sandra (Rob) Carruthers of Austin; a sister, Mary Ann Steudemen of Washington; two brothers, Monroe (Alice) Buehring of Washington and Norm (Carol) Buehring of Mississippi; two grandchildren, Allison and Jonathan; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Visitation was held from 2 to 6 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 25, at Galloway & Sons Funeral Home chapel.
The funeral service was conducted at 3 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 26, at Faith Lutheran Church. Interment followed at Waldheim Cemetery in Tynan.
Memorial donations may be made to Faith Lutheran Church or the Alzheimers Association.
Galloway & Sons Funeral Home