Johanna "Joan" Dreyer
May 28, 1934 – February 18, 2018
Johanna “Joan” (Locke) Dreyer, 83, of Shiner, Texas passed away on Sunday, February 18, 2018 at her residence.
Funeral Services are under the direction of Buffington Funeral Home in Shiner, Texas and will be held on Thursday, February 22, 2018 at 2:00 pm at Dr. Martin Luther Lutheran Church in Shiner, Texas with Reverend Elaine Gomulka officiating. Interment will follow at Shiner City Cemetery. The Family will be at the Funeral Home from 5:00 pm until 7:00 pm to greet friends. Visitation will be from 5:00 pm until 9:00 pm. There will be a short visitation at the Church beginning at 1:00 pm with snacks and refreshments.
Joan was born on May 28, 1934 in Poteet, Texas. She was the daughter of Walter and Mary Rose (Mikolajczyk) Locke. Joan married Buford Dreyer on March 18, 1982 in Waelder, Texas. She enjoyed dancing, shopping and going out to eat with Buford. She was the one who was always taking still photographs and videos of the family and of her travels. She liked to care for her garden and cooking for her family. Joan was a caring person who enjoyed caring for others. She loved caring and playing with her grandchildren.
Joan is survived by her husband; Buford Dreyer, two daughters; Alexandria “Sandy” Klatter and her husband, Michael of San Antonio, Texas, Susan Mann of Gonzales, Texas, one sister; Anna Mae Scheel and her husband, Jerome of Garden Ridge, Texas, three grandchildren; Chrystal Shimek and her husband, Dustin of Shiner, Texas, Priscilla Middlebrook of Luling, Texas, Daniell Garcia of Charlotte, Texas, and eight great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; Walter and Mary Rose Locke, two sisters; Caroline Wilkins, and Mathilda Neuman.
Pallbearers for Mrs. Dreyer will be; Dustin Shimek, Martin Shimek, Donnie Patek, Jene Dreyer, Billy Polasek, and Kenneth Adamek.
The family request memorials to: Dr. Martin Luther Lutheran Church / P.O. Box 26 / Shiner, Texas 77984
To join the family in celebrating Joan’s life and to offer words of comfort, please go to: www.buffingtonfuneralhomeshiner.com
- Visitation Wednesday, February 21, 2018
- Funeral Thursday, February 22, 2018
Johanna "Joan" Dreyer
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February 21, 2018
I am so sorry for your loss. I wanted to come and tell you in person but I can not. Our house is in the middle of construction from the flood and I can not leave. Plus Lance can not get kids from school he is very busy at work. Sending prayers your way.