Condra Funeral Home

503 Talbot Street, Taylor, TX


Dolores Woelfel

July 27, 1932January 12, 2020

Dolores Marie Bachmeyer Woelfel was born to Joe and Ella Bachmeyer on July 27, 1932. On November 27, 1952 she married Verner Monroe Woelfel. She was a farmer’s wife for 57 years. In her early years she worked at Zieschang’s Café, Taylor Meat, and Sirloin Stockade. She was well known for her homemade bread, coffee cake, tamales and milk rice. Her hobbies included sewing bonnets, aprons and much more; gardening, tending to her chickens and word finds. Dolores was kind hearted, anyone who visited her home would leave with eggs, cookies or a plate of sweets. Dolores was preceded in death by her husband Monroe; parents, Joe and Ella; brother, Marvin Bachmeyer; brother-in-law, Franklin Peschel; grandson, William Preusse; and son-in-law, Alfred Preusse. She is survived by her children, Beverly Preusse, Carol Simms and husband Danny, Janet Cmerek and husband Lynn, Edward Woelfel and wife Stephanie. 10 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. A visitation will be held at Christ Lutheran Church in Noack, Texas form 10am-11am on Friday January 17th. A celebration of life will follow the visitation at 11am. Burial will be held at Taylor City Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Christ Lutheran Church, the William Preusse Scholarship, or the Charity of your choice.


  • Visitation Friday, January 17, 2020
  • Celebration of Life Friday, January 17, 2020


Dolores Woelfel

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Connie and Ray Meiske

January 25, 2020

We always enjoyed visiting with Dolores. She was such a good person and also a good cook.

Marie Moss Holman

January 17, 2020

Delores and I worked at Zieschangs together. What a cook and what a wonderful lady. I am so sorry for the family that lost her she was one in a million

Rachel Moebus Haberer

January 16, 2020

Mama, Becky, Paul and I I have such fond memories of your sweet mama. Please know that we wish we could be with you and give you a big hug. In lieu of flowers we will be sending a check to you for the William Preuss scholarship fund from the Moebus family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. We know Mrs. Woefel is enjoying a walk with Jesus in His beautiful garden. God's Blessings.

peggy flores

January 16, 2020

I loved working with her at sirlion stockade for years, she was such a kind spirit and a pleasure to be around. I especially loved our Friday diamond inn burgers we shared after work. She will always be in my prayers, she will be missed dearly.

Peggy Flores

January 16, 2020

Loved working with her at sirlion stockade for years, she was such a kind spirit and a pleasure to be around. I loved our times we spent on fridays after work,grabbing a diamond inn burger. I will miss her dearly, she will always be in my prayers.

Laura Bachmeyer

January 16, 2020

Mrs. Dolores was always the kindest, sweetest lady. She will be missed by many. Sending our hugs and prayers to the family.

Jack & Katherine Stolle

January 16, 2020

Dolores was a good friend to everyone. We remember her kindness and her smile.
She was also a great cook! We remember eating at Zieschang's Cafe and enjoying her homemade bread.
God Bless all of you.

Ray, Rhonda and Alec Ochoa

January 16, 2020

Thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.

Denise McCoy

January 15, 2020

Sending our sympathy and prayers. Heaven has gained a beautiful angel.
Love to all,
Tommy and Denise McCoy

Janet Bartlett

January 15, 2020

My condolences to the family. Prayers to all.