Herbert K. Knobloch, age 88, died Wednesday, April 2, 2014, at Seven Oaks Nursing Home in Olney, Texas. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. on Friday, April 4, 2014, in the chapel of Lunn Funeral Home in Olney, Texas, with Scotte Clark, of Olney, officiating. Interment will follow at the Megargel Cemetery in Megargel, Texas. Arrangements are under the direction of Lunn Funeral Home of Olney.
Herbert was born on Jan. 25, 1926, in Young County, Texas, to the late Frederick Carl and Dorothea Elizabeth (Kunkel) Knobloch. He moved to Olney in 1994 from Fort Worth, Texas. He had been employed as an auto mechanic and heavy equipment operator and retired from the City of Fort Worth. Herbert was preceded in death by his parents; two sisters: Agatha Louise Knobloch and Norma Katherine Branham; and one brother, Paul Herman Knobloch.
Herbert is survived by his two brothers: Frederick Knobloch and wife Mildred of Olney, Texas, and Albert Knobloch and wife Renate of Wichita Falls, Texas; two sisters: Lorna Elizabeth Arnold of Austin, Texas, and Ann Simmons and husband Pete of Fort Worth, Texas; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Family visitation will be on Thursday, April 3, 2014, from 6-7 p.m. at the funeral home.
Condolences to the family may be made at www.lunnfuneralhome com.