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2016-01-28

George A Reusch III

1939-2016

George A Reusch III, 76, beloved husband to Laura and father to his loving children, Elizabeth Reusch Keith and her husband, Robert, and Frank W. Reusch, passed away Saturday, Jan. 2, in San Antonio.
A long time resident of Bandera, George was born in Covington, Kentucky, on Oct. 3, 1939, to George Reusch II and Ruth Bandendistel Reusch.
At the age of 17, he enlisted in the military and retired from the United States Army after serving for 21 years. He was awarded the Army Commendation Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal (Korea) and the Good Conduct Medal.
George's Catholic faith stayed with him throughout his life and as a young boy he served as an altar boy.
He worked for the railroad and as a real estate agent. George also stayed busy with his enjoyment of volunteering, playing golf and working area festivals for many years.
George was preceded in death by his parents and brother Robert Reusch.
He is also survived by his grandsons, Corey Keith, Jason Keith, Justin Reusch and Ryan Reusch; stepchildren, Jerry Walton and Kerry Walton; his brothers and their wives, Jim and Sundra, John and Priscilla, Tom and Marcia and his late brother Robert's wife, Marjorie; and sisters- and brother-in-law, Pat Ischy, Sue Wiggs and Raymond Wiggs and his wife, Vennetta, as well as by numerous nieces, nephews and multiple friends.
A private family interment will be held at a later date.
The family of George Reusch extends their sincere thanks to all for their prayers and acts of kindness. In lieu of flowers, please make a contribution or donation to the Wounded Warriors in George's memory.