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   New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - January 22, 1995, New Braunfels, Texas                                12 Sunday Obituaries Wllburn Acker Wilbum Willy Sonny Acker age 55 of New Braunfels died Thurs day Jan 20 1995 at McKenna Memorial Hospital He was born July 15 1939 in Comal County Texas to Gilbert Ack er and Mildred Eismann Acker He married Dorothy Preiss on Dec 30 1961 in New Braunfels He was a 43 year resident of New Braunfels He was a repairman for Lux Appliance and had been employed with Wuests Supermarket on San Antonio Street for 39 years Mr Acker was a member of the Saints Peter Paul Catholic Church and the Mission Valley Bowl ing Club He was a past member of the Comal County Sheriffs Reserve and a past member of the New Braunfels Fire Department Survivors are his wife Dorothy Acker sons and daughterinlaw Kevin and Lisa Acker Barry and fiance Maria Davis and Danny Acker all of New Braunfels brother Robert Acker and wife Darlene of New Braunfels and a granddaughter Kandra Layne Acker Also survived by father inlaw Linden J Preiss Sr of Blanco brothersinlaw Preiss Jr and wife Gloria of Blanco and Elroy Preiss and wife Diana of San Antonio plus sev eral nieces and nephews A rosary was recited Friday Jan 20 at 7 at the Zoeller Funeral Home Chapel Funeral Masswas scheduled for Saturday Jan 21 at 2 at the Saints Peter Paul Catholic Church with Msgr Eugene OCallaghan officiating Entombment was in the Saints Peter Paul Mau soleum Pallbeearers were Ricky Preiss Rodney Preiss John Sims Bryan Ack er Jerry Acker and Bonnie Preiss Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association the American Cancer Society or to the Saints Peter and Paul Catholic Church Anthony Planas J Funeral arrangements are pending at Doeppenschmidt Funeral Home New Braunfels for Anthony Planas who died at his residence at Spring Branch Jlon Saturday Jan 21 1995 at the age 81 years Doeppenschmidt Funeral Home rv Pauline Oelkers Gerber T Graveside services officiated by Rev Thomas Keith of St Johns Epis copal Church were held on Tuesday Jan 10 in Comal Cemetery for Mrs Pauline Oelkers Gerber daughter of t Alfred H and Madeline Clark Oelkers preceded her in death She was in Houston on January died Jan at the age of 83 I She was also preceded in death by a Thomas Clark Gerber V jMrs Gerber was descended from pio neer Comal County families and moved to New Braunfels in 1951 where her children Paula and Tom New Braunfels public schools She was a member of St Episcopal Church Survivors include her daughter Paula E Kelsey and husband Robert W Kelsey of Midland grandchildren vj Terry L Gerber of Dallas Steven O Gerber of West Minister Colorado and John C Gerber of Houstoa Local v ly she is survived by cousins Miss Dorothy Dedeke Edward R Dedeke Leslie A Dedeke William Oelkers of San Antonio and numerous cousins v in Seguin and New Braunfels Adult ed classes Free classes are available for adults the New Braunfels area All classes sponsored by the local school dis Texas Education Agency and rOjthe Literacy Council These classes continuous and students may reg at any class meeting If you have been putting off getting GED or have considered learning as a Second Language r no jpngejr NOW is the time and classes are FREE Teachers are waiting for your registration jThe cooperative has formal GED grad ceremonies at the conclusion tie year in May GED and ESL classes are available LONE STAR ELEMENTARY 2443 Antonio Rooms 27 and i Mondays and Wednesdays A GED class is available at NEW HIGH SCHOOL Room MC Tuesdays and Thursdays A GED class is available at the COMMUNITY SERVICE CENTER Caddel St MondayThureday from An ESL class is also available Tuesdays and Thurs at the CENTER from For Worrnation about GED or ESL to be at BULVERDE cay Historic home This small threeroom Sunday House weekend house located at 385 Tolle Street has been marked as a local historical landmark by the City of New Braunfels Historic Landmark Commission The house can trace its heritage to the founding fathers in 1845 when immigrant Nicholas Zuercher was awarded 10 acres in the country and acre in town by the German Immigration Company He drew lot number 142 from a hat which number is still the legal description of the property today The site is shown on the German Immigration Company Map as pictured in the History of New Braunfels 18441946 by Oscar Haas Nicholas Zuercher was a farmer The house was later acquired by Casper Blum a musician Wilhelm a shoemaker Charles Floegle a merchant whose store was where NBU now stands The historic Landmark Commission is hopeful of marking many homes and properties during this Sesquicentennial year to ensure their future existence for generations to come Please direct your inquiries to the City of New Braunfels Building Department or to one of the Historic Landmark Commissioners Don Forres Chairman or Preston Staats ViceChairman Sign up now for space at HummelMarkt Craftsmen artisans and collectors are invited to reserve space for Hum melMarkt scheduled to be held in con junction with HummelFest 95 HummelFest is the annual celebra tion of Sister Hummels birth day and is sponsored by The Hum mel Museum This year marks the third HummelFest conducted to hon or the German nun whose art inspired the creation of the famous Hum mel figurines HummelMarkt will be open May 19 20 and 21 in the Wursthalle at Landa Park in New Braunfels The hours will be on Friday and Saturday May and from on Sunday May Booth rental is and vendors retain 100 percent of their profits HummelMarkt admission which is good for all three days is per adult children under 12 free According to HummelFest Chair Sherri Ruben Space will be allocat ed on a firstcome firstserve basis so those who register early will be able to choose a prime location We have a packet of information prepared for those who wish more information and interested vendors should call the Hummel Museum at 2106255636 Ruben stressed that HummelMarkt is not limited to Hummel collectables but to anyone who would like to sell their creations or merchandise Last year we had vendors selling such things as home decorator items qual ity leather handbags and she said The revenue realized from Hum melMarkt is used to support The Hum mel Museum which opened in the fall of 1992 and established to ensure that the story of Sister HummeFs life and art live on Therefore anyone par ticipating in HummelMarkt should feel proud of being associated with such a worthy Ruben added The Hummel Museum heralds the worlds largest collection of rare orig inal artwork by Sister Hummel Coverage Area Includes Georgetown Austin San Antonio Corpus Chrlstl The Valley per month Call Today Moya Communications 211A Trade Center Dr 6206692 Saturday January zist JOKESTER Rock 11 Roll OPEN TIL Plwy 306 2673 9643992 Goodwill Industries Services Training Employment Division All at ao cost to empolyee or employer Adult Services Training for demand occupations like office medical security truck driving and many others Onthejob training GED and job search skill training Job Placement Youth Services Fullypaid internships program both cmsite school and Goodwill classrooms Job Placement Employers Advantages Prescreened quailified referrals No red tape Testing and employee followup Up to 50 reimbursement of wages Elective tax credit up co 1800430JTPA Employjn too busy Available Counties Gillespie Guadalupe fierr Wilson Conies Kendall Aiasocosa Medina Comai Frio fit Employee wioiwoik propams bring them ipgcihcr Janu ary SpeciaC Liberty Street BBQ Buy 1 Barbciiie Sandwich Get One Free includes brisket sausage pork ham or turkey sandwiches Open 11 am Daily Orders To Go 6291671 Liberty North Street Now Accepting Project Graduation rally attracts crowd By CRAIG HAMMETT Staff Writer A project aimed at giving high school seniors a safe place to have fun on graduation night kicked off Satur day at a local restaurant School officials parents teachers and students gathered at Lubys cafe teria to support Project Graduation an allnight alcoholfree drugfree party held immediately after each high schools graduation ceremony I can tell you it makes a differ said County Judge Carter Cas teel a former teacher at Canyon High who said as a parent she saw the pos itive effects after the program started in 1987 From now until May 13 Lubys cafeteria in New Braunfels will donate five percent of a persons bill exclud ing sales tax to Project Graduation The cashier will give a customer a card with a color corresponding to one of the three county high schools The customer may choose which high school he or she wants the donation to go to New Braunfels Canyon or Smithson Valley If customers do not have a card they can ask for one Linda Seubert manager of the New Braunfels Lubys said the cafeteria will donate an extra to the school that raises the most money Project Graduation relies on dona tions and fundraisers Donna Lehr with the Canyon High project said upcoming events include a 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