Frieda Emma Gerhardt, 92, of Cisco passed away December 26, 2010. Services were 2:00 PM Tuesday at Calvary Baptist Church with Reverend Zach Tunnell officiating. Burial was in the Romney Lutheran Cemetery under the direction of Kimbrough Funeral Home.
Frieda was born January 07, 1918, to Frieda Hulda Scharf Krause and Arthur Friedrich Krause.
Frieda was baptized on January 27, 1918, and confirmed on March 20, 1932. She married Johnny W. Gerhardt on February 16, 1941, in Copperas Cove. To this union were born five children: Jeannette, Gwendlyn, John, James and Larry.
Frieda was preceded in death by two sisters, Blondina and Hilda, two daughters, Jeannette and Gwendlyn, and her husband, J. W. Gerhardt.
Survivors include one brother, Harold Krause and wife, Lorene, of Burnet, TX, one sister, Lorena Folks, of Temple, TX, and three sons: John and wife, Louanne, of Cisco, James & wife, Olena, of Bastrop, TX, and Larry and wife, Joan, of Cisco. She is also survived by eleven grandchildren, thirteen great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
Memorials may be made to the Lutheran World Relief, P. O. Box 17061, Baltimore, MD 21298-9832 and Focus on the Family, 8605 Explorier Dr., Colorado Springs, CO 80920.