GERD PETERS CONNER
EL CAMPO - Gerd Peters Conner, Sr., 60 of El Campo, passed away on Sept. 28, 2011 at his home. He was born on Oct. 3, 1950 in El Campo to the late Guy Cecil and Freida Elizabeth Peters Conner. He was Owner of Conner & Sons Water Well Service. Gerd was Scout Master of Boy Scout Troup 333 for 20 years, a member of Knight's of Columbus Council 2490, Ricebelt Coin Club, Elk's Lodge and SPJST. Gerd and his wife Linda were instrumental in helping to bring the Retrouvaille program, which assists married couples in healing their brokenness, to the Diocese of Victoria.
He is survived by his wife Linda Conner of El Campo, sons Gerd Peters "G P" Conner, Jr. of Houston, Samuel Xavier Conner of Huntsville, daughters Mary Kay Wood of El Campo, Lori Z. Cordova of Lockhart, grandchildren Roger Wood, Eli Wood and Millie Wood, great-grandchild Serenity Wood, sister Mary Ann Tucker of Angelton, step-mother Minnie Lee Conner of Garwood.
Visitation will begin at 12 p.m. on Friday with a Parish and KC Wake service to be held at 7 p.m. at Triska Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 1, 2011, at St. Philip the Apostle Catholic Church with Rev. Gary Janak officiating. Burial will follow at the St. Mary's Cemetery in Nada.
Memorial donations in his memory may be made to St. Philip's Church or to the donor's choice.
Triska Funeral Home, El Campo, 979-543-3681