Warren Ray Bethke
Born on June 8, 1941
WARREN RAY BETHKE
VICTORIA - Warren Ray Bethke 72 of Victoria passed after a courageous battle with cancer on December 7, 2013. He was born June 8, 1941 in Goliad, TX to the late William & Lorene Willeke Bethke.
He is survived by his wife Catherine "Kitty" Decker Bethke; Daughter Terry Kelso; Son Doye Bethke (Charlotte); Stepchildren Shaun Berger (Tonya), Larry Ray Berger (Cristy) and Leanne Berger; Sister Carolyn Seifert; Brothers Leland Bethke, Melvin Bethke & William Bethke, and eleven grandchildren.
Warren retired after 33 yrs from the City of Victoria as an Electrical/Bldg Inspector. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather & brother. The plan is now for him to spread his wings and soar.
Visitation will be at Rosewood Funeral Chapel on Monday December 9, 2013 from 5-7pm. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, December 10, 2013 at 2pm at St. Luke's Lutheran Church in Schroeder, TX. Pastor Barbara Beale will be reciting. Burial will follow at the St. Luke's Lutheran Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Arlyn Seiler, Kevin Seifert, William Bethke, Coy Blaschke, Danny Kelso and Larry Ray Berger. Honorary pallbearers will be Shaun Berger, Roman Lee Bethke, Carolyn Seifert, Gary Bethke, Leland Bethke, Melvin Bethke, Joe Garza and Joe Strnadel.
In Lieu of flowers contributions can be made to Hospice of South Texas, St. Luke's Lutheran Church or Donor's choice.
Words of comfort may be shared with the family at www.rosewoodfuneralchapel.com