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August William Herbeck, Jr.

September 9, 1946 ~ September 3, 2021 (age 74)


August William Herbeck, Jr.

September 9, 1946-September 3, 2021


Mr. August William Herbeck, Jr., 74, joined our Lord in His heavenly kingdom on Friday, September 3, 2021.


August William Herbeck. Jr.  was born on September 9,1946, in Laredo, Texas. After graduating from Martin High School, he served in the Army. He attended and graduated from Texas A&I University in Kingsville, Texas with a Master’s Degree in Education. He worked for Laredo ISD for over 30 years serving in the early years of his career at the Main Office, later as a Social Studies teacher and in the latter part of his career, as an administrator. He taught at Cigarroa High School and Lamar Middle School, and was Vice Principal at Nixon High School, and Memorial Middle School. He touched the lives of many students, colleagues, and friends throughout his career. 


He was preceded in death by his mother Lamar Palacios Herbeck; wife, Eloisa San Juana Garza Herbeck; and sister, Maria Lamar Herbeck Rodriguez.


Left to cherish his memory are his daughter, Eloisa Fatima Herbeck; his grandchildren, Aalexis Herbeck Carrasquillo and Deangelo Herbeck; his sister, Rosemary Fatima Herbeck Potthoff; niece Tara Lamar Potthoff, niece and nephew Cyndi Rodriguez Coxe and Gilbert Mario Rodriguez, and by his grandnephew and grandniece, Richard Xavier and Drew De Los Santos, niece Laura Magallanes Garcia and her husband, Hugo Garcia from Eagle Pass and children, Hugo C and Alejandra L. Garcia.


A Memorial Mass is scheduled for Saturday, October 2, 2021 at 9:00 am at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church, 1718 San Jorge Ave., Laredo TX. 


The family would like to extend their most heartfelt gratitude to everyone who has contributed to his go fund me project.


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Arrangements have been entrusted to the care and direction of the funeral service professionals at Joe Jackson North Funeral Chapels & Cremation Services, 1410 Jacaman Rd., Laredo, Texas 78041; (956)722-8850.

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Memorial Mass
October 2, 2021

9:00 AM
Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church-Laredo
1718 San Jorge Ave
Laredo, TX 78040

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