STEPHENVILLE - Services for Mathias Strobl, 104, will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 8, at Lacy Funeral Home with Father Matthew Sanka officiating. Burial will follow at Smith Springs Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 1-2 p.m. Saturday, prior to the service.
Mathias was born in Owatonna, Minnesota to Mathias and Roselia Strobl, Sr.
He married Marie Allison on March 21, 1946 in Temple. She preceded him in death on April 28, 2007.
Mathias grew up on a farm in Minnesota, was a child of the depression and survived WWII before returning to his roots as a dairy farmer. He was also a dairy plant manager. He was a hard working man with a gift for raising animals and a strong compassion for other people. He was a member of St. Brendan’s Catholic Church in Stephenville and Holy Family Catholic Church in Lawton as well as a member of the American Legion and the Knights of Columbus.
Survivors include two children Margaret Plunkett and husband Karlos Plunkett of Cache, Oklahoma; and Catherine Romaniello and husband Chuck Romaniello of Montrose, Colorado; grandchildren Mathias Weger and wife Gail Weger of Point Richmond, California, Ray Stephen Weger and wife Janice Weger Allen, Texas, Benjiman Weger and wife LoAn Weger of Edmond, Oklahoma, Chelsea Romaniello of Denver, Colorado, Lindsey Jarvey and husband Tim Jarvey of Tucson, Arizona; great-grandchildren Lincoln Weger, Leslie Weger, and Logan Weger; and many beloved nieces and nephews who were an important part of his life.
Mathias was preceded in death by two brothers Walter Strobl, and John Strobl.
Online condolences can be made at www.lacyfuneral.com.