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Last Timmermann sister passes away at 102

Posted: Saturday, May 5, 2012 8:06 pm | Updated: 9:11 am, Sun May 6, 2012.

GERONIMO — A Texas icon and the last of seven sisters who made Guadalupe County part of the fabric of mid-20th Century America passed quietly in her home Saturday.

Wanda Timmermann, 102, died in the family homestead on Timmermann Road near Geronimo, joining sisters Meta, Tekla, Hulda, Stella, Melitta and Willie Mae, all of whom predeceased her to prepare the way for their next enterprise and adventure together.

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  • Sceptic22 posted at 11:29 pm on Sat, May 5, 2012.

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    I am so sad. I remembered when the sisters would all use the same clothes. The Timmermann’s were/are also well known in New Braunfels. We will miss them.