L. D. Koenig, of Cross Plains passed away Tuesday, June 23, 2009 at Oak Ridge Manor in Brownwood. Funeral services will be at 10 am, Friday, June 26, 2009 at Higginbotham Chapel in Cross Plains with Ronnie B. White officiating, burial will follow in the Cross Plains Cemetery.
He was born July 4, 1919 in Coleman County, Texas to Edwin Carl and Lenora Gable Koenig. L. D. was a retired postal clerk, also self-employed in the oil industry, farming, and ranching business. He was a member of the American Legion. He married Martha Nan McAdams on January 28, 1938 in Cross Plains.
He is survived by two sons; Lynn Koenig and wife Teresa of Pioneer, Eddie Koenig and wife Diane of Cross Plains; two daughters; Mary Hutchins and husband Darvel of Lake Brownwood, Jerry Johnson and husband Andy of Ranger; nine grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren, and 4 great-great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, wife Queenie, and a brother.
Higginbotham Funeral Home