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Charles Raleigh Kreuz

June 15, 1931 November 3, 2017
Charles Raleigh Kreuz
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Obituary for Charles Raleigh Kreuz

Charles Raleigh Kreuz, 86, of Fredericksburg, Texas passed away on November 3, 2017 after a lengthy illness.
Raleigh was born in Lockhart, Texas on June 15, 1931. He graduated from Lockhart High School and received a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from The University of Texas. He married Patricia A. Kreuz November 25, 1953.
Upon graduating, Raleigh began an extensive and diversified career, with a major oil company, advancing to the position of Manager of Environmental Affairs before retiring. He represented his company on industry committees devoted to addressing environmental issues. He chaired some of these committees and received several rewards for his service. After retiring, Raleigh became an environmental consultant, advising numerous companies regarding environmental issues. In his spare time, Raleigh took great pleasure in coaching youth football, basketball and baseball.
Raleigh and Pat moved to Fredericksburg in 1989 where he pursued his love of the outdoors by hunting, fishing and ranching. In his later years, Raleigh discovered a passion for gourmet cooking, attending cooking schools in Italy and France.
Raleigh was preceded in death by his parents and three sisters. He is survived by his wife of 63 years; two sons, Charles P. Kreuz (Jan) of Palm Coast Florida, James R. Kreuz (Tanya) of Boerne, Texas; daughter, A. Lischen Kreuz Kerr (Paul) of Hartsville, South Carolina; grandchildren, Robert Kreuz (Donna), Sarah Leonardi (Ross), Jennifer Kreuz, Claire Kreuz, David Kerr, James Kerr, Rachael Kerr, Rebecca Kerr; and two great grandchildren, Charles and Lily Kreuz.
Services will be held Monday, November 13, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Barnabas Episcopal Church in Fredericksburg, Texas. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to St. Barnabas Episcopal Church, 601 West Creek Drive, Fredericksburg, Texas 78624, Alamo Hospice, 1595 S. Main, Suite 101, Boerne TX 78006, or a charity of your choice. To leave condolences for the family, please visit and select Obituaries.
Arrangements with Ebensberger-Fisher Funeral Home of Boerne.

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10:00 AM 11/13/2017 10:00:00 AM
Saint Barnabas Episcopal Church

601 W Creek St.
Fredericksburg, TX 78624

Saint Barnabas Episcopal Church
601 W Creek St. Fredericksburg 78624 TX
United States

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Saint Barnabas Episcopal Church

601 W Creek St.
Fredericksburg, TX 78624

Alamo Hospice

1595 S. Main, Suite 101
Boerne, Texas 78006

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