Herman G. Retzloff Jr.
Herman G. Retzloff Jr., age 85 of the Lenz Community died Saturday July 9, 2011. He was born Aug. 20, 1925 in Lenz to Herman Retzloff Sr., and Rosa Huth Retzloff. Herman was married to the late Sophie Kotzur Retzloff. Mr. Retzloff was a retired Farmer and a member of St. Cornelius Catholic Church in Karnes City. He is survived by his son Kenneth Ray Retzloff of Lenz. He is preceded in death by his parents; wife; infant son Douglas Rose Retzloff; sister’s Mary Ella Henke, Mary Esse, Alice Erler, Lollie Rutherford, Ollie Rosenbrock, and Rica Schneider; brother’s Otto Retzloff, Ed Retzloff, Hugo Retzloff, Bill Retzloff, and Adolph Scheutzenberg. A rosary was recited 7 PM, July 10, 2011 at Rhodes Funeral Home in Karnes City with a funeral mass being celebrated 10 AM, Monday July 11, 2011 at St. Cornelius Catholic Church. Interment followed in the Karnes City Cemetery. Serving as Pallbearers were: Gordon R. Walleck, Jimmy Krause, Mike Bailey, Arlen Retzloff, Jerry Retzloff, and Ronnie Retzloff. The on-line guestbook may be signed at rhodesfuneralhomeinc.com.