January 28, 1999
She was born Aug. 7, 1924, in Yorktown, to the late pioneers of DeWitt County, Gus Fredrick and Emily Peters Baacke. She was a baby sitter for 42 years in Kerrville and was a member of Zion Lutheran Church.
Survivors: husband, Melvin Fritz Arnecke of Nordheim; daughter, Patricia Kozielski of Nordheim; sister, Lorina Franke of Yorktown; brothers, Milton Baacke and Roman Baacke, both of Yorktown, and Hayden Baacke of Weesatche; and two grandsons.
Preceded in death by: brothers, Garland Baacke, Virgil Baacke and Alois Baacke.
Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Kerrville Funeral Home chapel.
Services will be 2 p.m. Friday at Zion Lutheran Church in Kerrville, the Rev. Douglas McBryde officiating.
Burial will be at Garden of Memories Cemetery in Kerrville.
Kerrville Funeral Home, Kerrville, (830) 895-5111. Memorials:
Zion Lutheran Church building fund.
Posted by Roland Beausoleil