A Rosary for Lydia Fietsam, 103, of La Grange will be recited at 9:30 a.m., Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020 at the Queen of the Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Hostyn. A Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 10 a.m. at the church with interment following at the Queen of the Holy Rosary Catholic Cemetery in Hostyn.

Visitation will be held from 1 p.m. until 6 p.m., Monday, Feb. 3, 2020 at the Fayette Memorial Funeral Home Chapel.

Lydia was born Nov. 30, 1916 in Rutersville to Albert and Pauline Seiler Eberenz. Lydia attended Harms School in Rutersville and was the last surviving student of the Class of 1928. She married Joseph Fietsam on Thanksgiving Day 1937, and he preceded her in death on Thanksgiving Day 1986. Lydia was a homemaker, a farmer and a rancher. Lydia is survived by son, Joe

Lydia is survived by son, Joe Fietsam Jr. of La Grange and his special friend, Carol Globke of Spring; daughter, Barbara Wick, and her husband Leo of La Grange; sister-in-law, Alice Eberenz; nine grandchildren, eighteen great-grandchildren, five great great-grandchildren and numerous nieces, nephews and other loved ones.

Lydia was preceded in death by her husband; her parents; two brothers, Herbert and Werner Eberenz; one sister, Hattie Havermann; one great-grandson, Hayden O’Brien; and an infant grandson, Mark Fietsam.

Family suggests memorials to the Queen of the Holy Rosary Catholic Church, 936 FM 2436 La Grange, Texas 78945, Hospice Brazos Valley, 1048 N. Jefferson La Grange, Texas 78945, or St. Mark’s Medical Center, 1 St. Mark’s Place #110 La Grange, Texas 78945.

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Fayette Memorial Funeral Home in La Grange.

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