Victoria Advocate
Monday, November 1st, 2004

Ganado - Theophil "Theo" Andel, 69, of Ganado, died Saturday, Oct. 30, 2004.

He was born Dec. 21, 1934, in East Bernard, to the late Frank Sr. and Wilhemina Landa Andel.

He was a self-employed farmer and member of Assumption Catholic Church. He was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War, member of Knights of Council No. 3204, KJT No. 71, and American Legion 346 of Ganado.

Survivors: wife; Helen Williams Andel; sons, Steven Andel and William Andel, both of Ganado, Adam Scott Andel of Inez, Matthew Andel of La Porte, and Vincent Andel of Beaumont; brothers, Albert J. Andel of Edna, and George Andel of Weimar; and six grandchildren.

Preceded in death by: son, Charles Andel; sister, Annie Andel Kramr; brothers, Frank Andel Jr., Willie Andel, and Anton Andel.

A rosary will be recited 9:30 a.m. today at Assumption Catholic Church.

Services will be 10 a.m. today at the church, the Rev. Michael Lyons officiating.

Burial will be at Assumption Catholic Cemetery. Ganado Funeral Home, Ganado, 361-771-2120.

Pallbearers: Albert D. Andel, Pat Andel, Michael Andel, Richard Andel, Mark Klasel, and Jerome Kramer.

Honorary pallbearers: All coffee club members of Ganado Feed Store.

Memorials: Donor's choice.