Dateline: December 13, 2001
Funeral services for
Harvey Albert Fichte, age 79, were held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, December
10, 2001, in the Zion Lutheran Church in Pampa with Pastor Leif Hasskarl,
officiating. Burial was held
at 2:30 p.m. at Citizens Cemetery under the direction of Robertson Funeral
Directors, Inc., of Clarendon.
Mr. Fichte died
Friday, December 7, 2001, in Armstrong County.
He was born August 23, 1922, in Megargel, Archer County, Texas, and
was a resident of Holiday before moving to Clarendon in 1968.
He married Bessie Seedig on October 11, 1950, at Wichita Falls,
Texas. In his early life, he
was a farmer and the owner and operator of a service station.
He was employed in the natural gas utility business for several
years prior to his retirement. He was a member of the Zion Lutheran Church in Pampa.
Survivors include his
wife, Bessie Fichte of Clarendon; one son, Ray Fichte of Yukon, Oklahoma;
one brother, Bennie Fichte of Megargel, Texas; two sisters, Alma Reeves of
Archer City, Texas, and Ella Neinest of Littlefield; and two
grandchildren, Zachary Fichte and Jami Fichte.
Casket bearers were
Terry Latham, Jim Reeves, Kenneth Reeves, Bob Trout, Cecil McAfee, and Les
Myers. Honorary bearers were
Max Hennigh, Hilmer Heintz, Joey Thomas, and Gene Snell.
The family requests
that memorials be to Zion Lutheran Church, 1200 Duncan, Pampa, Texas
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