May 3, 1938 – August 4, 2019
Gerriiana Koeniger, 81, of Waxahachie, TX formerly of the Odessa/Midland area passed on August 4th, 2019. She was born in Enid, Oklahoma on May 3rd, 1938. Gerriiana received a bachelor’s degree in sociology from the University of Texas of the Permian Basin. She met and fell in love with Lambert Koeniger and they started their life together in August of 1986 and they were married on August 6th, 1992. Her passions included spending time with her family, puzzles and coloring. She was also an avid reader with an extensive book collection.
She was survived by her husband Lambert Koeniger; Son, Greg Howard and his wife Janice Howard of Starkville, MS and Daughter Linda Trice and her husband Floyd Trice of Waxahachie, TX; Her grandchildren Michelle Manley, Leighann Hajibashi, Steven Howard, Megan Trice, Brittany Howard and Aidan Howard as well as eleven great grandchildren and one great great grandchild.
She is preceded in death by her parents; Fritz and Helen Murray, her sister; Jan Jones and sons David Howard and Randall Howard as well as her grandson William Howard.
Funeral service will be held at 11:00am, Friday August 9th, 2019, at J.E. Foust Funeral Home with a viewing beginning at 10:00am.
Burial will follow at Watson Cemetery in Bivins, TX
- Visitation Friday, August 9, 2019
- Funeral Service Friday, August 9, 2019
- Reception Friday, August 9, 2019
- Committal Service Friday, August 9, 2019
August 7, 2019
Gerriianna and I were very close friends in Midland ,Tx.We enjoyed being with close friends in a discussion group not only at Barnes & Noble there on Tuesday nights ,called "What the Beep Do We Know"! The other group we were in met on Saturday mornings at the UU Church here in Midland.It was called "Quatum Dreamers".After after discussion was over , we would gather at Natural Foods Market in their cafe called ,"Strawberry Fields" to eat together!Gerriianna was one of the closest friends ,I have ever had in my life!