Mr. Geffert was born May 14, 1919, in Live Oak County to Janie Halberdier and August Geffert Sr. He served in the U.S. Army and married Annie Bodden in George West on March 22, 1946. He was a rancher and member of the Brush County Cowboy Church and VFW Post 6119.
He was preceded in death by his parents and nine brothers and sisters.
Survivors include his wife, Annie Geffert of George West; a son, Wayne (Brenda) Geffert of George West; and a daughter, Diane (Harold) Underdown of George West.
Visitation was held Thursday from 6-8 p.m. at Galloway Chapel in George West.
The funeral service was conducted Friday morning at 10 o’clock at Brush County Cowboy Church with Rev. Don Parker officiating. Burial followed in George West Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Stephen Stewart, Bobby Younts, Mike Thompson, John Bessada, Ronnie Geffert and Robert Brysch.
Honorary pallbearers was Kenneth Gerfers and
Galloway & Sons Funeral Home, Three Rivers