Solora Justine Riemenschneider, lifelong resident of Lockhart, Texas, passed away on Saturday, March 24, 2012, at the age of 87. She was born on September 13, 1924, in Red Rock, Texas, to Charles Elexander and Mary Ethyl (Smith) James.
Solora was a caring mother, grandmother, sister. An avid gardener, she loved her flowers. She also loved her music, Gospel, Old Crooners and Frank Sinatra. Solora was a drum major during her High School years. She married William Victor Riemenschneider on July 05, 1955.
Her parents; husband; two sisters, Lorene Hamblin and Charlene Baker preceded her in death. She is survived by three sons, Austin T. Pittman and wife, Linda of Corpus Christi, Texas, Gary Pittman and wife, Jan of Austin, Texas, and Guy Riemenschneider of Lockhart, Texas; one daughter, Gayla Taylor of Lockhart, Texas; one sister, Willard Faye Head and husband, J.J. of Huntsville, Texas; seven grandchildren and twelve great-grandchildren.
Family will receive friends at McCurdy Funeral Home, at 5:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M., Tuesday, March 27, 2012. Graveside services will be at 2:00 P.M., Wednesday, March 28, 2012, at Memory Lawn Memorial Park in Martindale, with the Rev. Gary Rogers officiating.
Arrangements under the care and guidance of McCurdy Funeral Home, 105 East Pecan Street, Lockhart, Texas 78644, 512-398-4791. Obituary and guestbook at www.mccurdyfuneralhome.com
Laura Hodge HansonApril 12th, 2012 on 3:16 pm
Gayla and Guy,
I was so sorry to hear of you loss and please know that my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
Laura and Dean Hanson