Walburga 'Wally' Lessmann Drescher
Walburga "Wally" Lessmann Drescher of Mutlangen, Germany was born Feb. 17, 1929, to Franz and Ida Lessman in Thomasdorf, Czech Republic. She went to be with our Lord on June 29, 2014.
On May 25, 1954 she married Wilhelm Drescher and they raised two daughters and one son.
Wally was a loving wife, mother and grandmother who always put others first. She was known for her warm hospitality and was an exceptional cook. Wally was an accomplished gardener and loved to travel, particularly enjoying her numerous trips to Texas. She was well known as a wonderful hostess and was always surrounded by many friends and family members.
Wally was preceded in death by her husband, parents, two brothers and one sister.
She is survived by two daughters, Elke Fitch and husband Kevin of Teague, and Marion Malis and husband Klaus of Steinheim, Germany; son, Jurgen Drescher and wife Renate of Mutlangen, Germany; three grandsons, Jake Fitch of Waco, Philip Drescher of Ravenburg, Germany and Dennis Drescher of Mutlangen; one granddaughter, Samina Weiss of Ulm, Germany; several nieces and nephews and many friends.
Mass of Christian burial will be held July 3, 2014 at 1 p.m. at St. George Catholic Church in Mutlangen.
Memorial contributions may be made to First Baptist Church, 500 E. Carthage, Mexia TX 76667.