He was born Feb. 18, 1922 in San Antonio to Richard Koenig and Emelia Bluhm Koenig. He was retired from Central Power and Light Company and was a farmer. He married Mary Lucille Pullin on Nov. 2, 1942. Mr. Koenig was a US Army veteran, serving in Europe during WWII.
Survivors include his son Calvin W. Koenig of Runge; grandchildren, Calvin Keith Koenig, Rhonda Henry, Kelly Koenig, and Heidi Koenig; 13 great grandchildren, and 1 great great grandchild.
He is preceded in death by his parents; wife; son Travis Howard Koenig; and brother Frank Koenig.
Visitation was held from 5 - 7 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 31 at Rhodes Chapel in Runge.
Funeral services were held at 10 a.m., Friday, Nov. 1 at Rhodes Chapel.
Interment followed in the Runge City Cemetery. Pastor Randy Bruno officiated.
Serving as pallbearers were Parker Schendel, Tracy Schendel, Robert Henry, Melvin Bluhm, Jimmie Voelkel and Kenneth Foster. Funeral services were entrusted to Rhodes Funeral Home where the on-line guestbook may be signed at rhodesfuneralhomeinc.com.