Florence Hiersig

Florence Martha Hiersig (Raedeker)

Thursday, May 9th, 1940 - Thursday, December 12th, 2019
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Florence Hiersig, 79, of Hewitt, passed away Thursday, December 12, 2019. Graveside services will be 1:00 p.m., Wednesday December 18, at Riesel Cemetery, Hwy 6 South, Riesel, TX, with Pastor Ron Miller officiating. The family will receive visitors from 6 – 8:00 p.m., Tuesday, December 17, at Pecan Grove Funeral Home, 3124 Robinson Drive, Waco, TX.

Florence Martha (Raedeker) Hiersig was born May 9, 1940 to Gerhard and Hilda (Korger) Raedeker in Melrose Park, Illinois. She married Dieter Hiersig on February 23, 1957 in Riesel, Texas. Florence was a full time mother and homemaker while her children were young. In her later years, she worked at the sewing factory and then worked at Riesel ISD for several years before retiring. Florence loved trains, baking, and especially her fur babies.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and husband, Dieter E. Hiersig on November 28, 2005.

Florence is survived by her children, Michael Hiersig and wife Nancy, Cathy Henderson and husband Danny Joe, Karen Hall and husband Dean, Randy Hiersig and wife Mary; grandchildren, Becki Hogg and husband Keith, Jennifer Vera and husband Vivi, Ashley Jo Greany, John Yuhas Jr. and wife Jennifer, Michelle Wallace and husband Andrew, Regina McGuire, Richard Camp and wife Trisha, Ryan Camp; great-grandchildren, Caitlin Hogg, Jonathan, Zachary, and Morgan Vera, Clayton and Chandler Greany, Dietrich Yuhas, Logan Wallace, Isaac and Patrick McGuire, Benjamin and Theodore Maguire, Presley Camp; brother, Harold Raedeker and wife Joyce.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Tuesday, December 17th, 2019 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Tuesday, December 17th, 2019 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Pecan Grove Funeral Home
    3124 Robinson Dr
    WACO, TX 76706
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  • Service

    Wednesday, December 18th, 2019 | 1:00pm
    Wednesday, December 18th, 2019 1:00pm
    Riesel Cemetery
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  • Interment

    Riesel Cemetery
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Glenna Sandhoff

Posted at 03:28pm
My thoughts and prayers are with your family. Wishing God's Blessings for you as you work through the days ahead. I enjoyed getting to know Florence and Randy during my time at Foster Elementary School in Riesel.

Love your Cornerstone Family

Posted at 04:07pm
Prayer of peace and comfort for you and your family.
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Posted at 09:15am
Our thoughts and prayers for the Hiersig family. We have fond memories of Florence working at the school. She loved to share her love of trains with the kids at the elementary.

Jody and Cathy Wood

Michael T Johnson-Wesley Posted at 08:32pm

My condolences to the Family and prayers are with y'all! JAE-DUB

Wood Finishers Depot

Posted at 01:25pm
Please accept our most heartfelt sympathies for your loss... Our thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time.
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