Louis Rudolf Riewe

August 23, 1925 - July 27, 2020
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Louis Rudolf Riewe, 94, of Kingsland, Texas, moved to Heaven on July 27, 2020. He was born to Rudolf and Adeline Rosentreter Riewe on August 23, 1925.

Louis Riewe served in the United States Army during WWII in the South Pacific. He married Florence Marie on June 9, 1951 in Austin, Texas. They had a son, James, in December of the following year. Louis enjoyed working with his hands, whether it was to build a house, work on a car or tend to the yard. He was creative and in the latter part of his life, took up painting. He also loved to tell stories.

Louis was a member of Genesis Lutheran Church in Buchanan Dam, Texas. He was also a member of the Highland Lakes Art Guild.

He is survived by his son, James Riewe of Kingsland, Texas, and his grandchildren, John Riewe, of Austin, Texas; Krissi Riewe, of Cuyahoga Falls, OH; Rachel Riewe, of Kingsland, Texas; and Joshua Riewe, of Kingsland, Texas. He is preceded in death by his wife, Florence Marie Riewe.

Funeral services will be 2:00 pm on Thursday, July 30, 2020, at Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery in Pflugerville, Texas. An online guest register and maps can be found at www.PutnamCares.com.

Memorial contributions may be made to Genesis Lutheran Church P.O. Box 994 Buchanan Dam, Texas 78609.

Arrangements by Putnam Funeral Home & Crematory, 145 Texas Avenue, Kingsland, Texas 78639 (325) 261-4754.

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