Houston Chronicle
12 Jan 2003

Alvin Otto Aschenbeck, 78, a long time resident of Houston, died January 10, 2003.

He was born in Lee Co., Texas on November 30, 1924 to Otto and Hulda Aschenbeck. He attended the Giddings schools and then served his country as a member of the United States Army during W.W. II. He was Vice-president of National Flame and Forge Co. retiring after more than 30 years of service.

Alvin was preceded in death by his infant son, Ralph.

He is survived by his loving wife of 54 years, Marjorie Georgi Aschenbeck; 5 children, Janet and Cliff Strickland, Bruce and Dora Aschenbeck, Nancy and Ted Roeser, Judy and Michael Robbins, and Alan and Lisa Aschenbeck. He was proudest of his 13 grandchildren, Brent and Ellen Strickland, Monica and Karl Aschenbeck, Andy, Dennis and Mark Roeser, Matthew, Caitlin and Leah Robbins, and Kyla, Krista, and Cameron Aschenbeck. He is also survived by his sister, Lorene Sump; many nieces, nephews, other relatives and a host of friends.

Visitation will be from 4 to 6 PM Sunday, Woodlawn Funeral Home. Funeral Services will be held 2:00 p.m. Monday, January 13, 2003, Gethsemane Lutheran Church, 4040 Watonga, with Rev. John Cain officiating. Interment to follow in Woodlawn Garden of Memories.

For those desiring, donations can be made to the Good Samaritan Home, P. O. Box 729, Cypress, Tx 77429, in Alvin's memory.

Posted by Matt Cross