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John A. Strieder

December 17, 1922 - November 15, 2017

John A. Strieder, 94, of Bernardo, TX passed away on November 15, 2017 in Weimar, TX.

John was born on December 17, 1922 to Joseph and Katherine (Frey) Strieder in Bernardo, TX. On January 4, 1949 he married Marjorie (Jones) Strieder. John was a retired salesman for Dr. Pepper. He also was a musician and at present was a rancher.

John was a longtime parishioner of St. Roch Church in Mentz and was a member of the Knights of Columbus, Council # 10249, Mentz, TX. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II as a military policeman.

John is survived by his wife of 68 years, Marjorie Strieder of Bernardo, TX; two daughters, Ruth Ann Elster and her husband Arnold of Needville, TX and Connie Jean Garrett and her husband Larry of Houston, TX; two sons, John David Strieder and his wife Karen of Bernardo, TX and James Dale Strieder and his wife Barbara of Frydek, TX; nine grandchildren, Michael Elster, Kimberly Matthews, Kelli Maddox, Justin Strieder, Samantha Izard, Amanda Hammill, Hunter Roberts, Karen Strieder, and Shari Strieder; and twelve great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Joseph and Katherine (Frey) Strieder; a daughter, Sharon Strieder; a brother, Frank Strieder; a sister, Margaret Warschak; a grandson, Jimmy Lee Strieder; and a great-grandson Christian Joseph Matthews.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, November 18, 2017, 10:00 am at St. Roch Catholic Church, Mentz, TX, with Fr. Michael Lyons, officiating.

A parish prayer service and K of C Rosary will be held Friday, November 17 at 7:00 pm at Henneke Funeral Home, Columbus, TX, with Deacon Doug Tromblee, officiating.

Visitation will be held Friday from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm at the funeral home and at church on Saturday from 9:00 am to 10:00 am.

Burial will take place in St. Roch Catholic Cemetery, Mentz, TX.

Serving as pallbearers are Justin Strieder, Granvel Meyer, Patrick Matthews, Michael Elster, Hunter Roberts, and Jimmy Maddox.

Honorary pallbearers will be Jordan Spahn and Robbie Hammill.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Roch Church Building Fund, 1600 Frelsburg Road, Alleyton, TX 78935 or Charity of Your Choice.


John A. Strieder
December 17, 1922 - November 15, 2017



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