Werner E. Ahrens

w-ahrens-obit-picWerner E. Ahrens, 90, of Fashing, TX passed away Thursday, December 1, 2016. Mr. Ahrens was born in New Bremen, TX on November 3, 1926 to Rudolph and Elizabeth Ahrens. He was a member of Fashing Methodist Church, a farmer and insurance salesman for RVOS and SPJST. He is survived by his wife, Clara Bell of Fashing; sons, Calvin (Leslie) Ahrens, of Cuero, TX, Darwin (Ellen) Ahrens, of Luling, TX and Randall Ahrens, of Fashing, TX; four grandchildren, Dayna Mendez, Benjamin Ahrens, Philip Ahrens, Cameron Ahrens; two great grandchildren, Jude Mendez and Lorelai Ahrens. Visitation will be held on Monday, December 5, 2016 from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM in the Eckols Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral services will be Tuesday, December 6, 2016 at 2:00 PM in the Eckols Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Cindy Rauser officiating.  Interment will follow in the Karnes City Cemetery, Karnes City, TX.  Serving as Pallbearers will be Dennis Ahrens, Kenneth Ahrens, Mark Heinsohn, Benjamin Ahrens, Philip Ahrens, and Cameron Ahrens.  Honorary Pallbearers will be Joe Weigang, Leroy Weigang, Gary Hierholzer, Jim Harlohs and John Kruger.