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Official Obituary of

Joe Fiedler

September 13, 1927 ~ March 28, 2024 (age 96) 96 Years Old

Joe Fiedler Obituary

Joe Fiedler, 96, formerly of Timpson, Texas, passed away on March 28, 2024, in Virginia Beach, Virginia.  He was born on September 13, 1927, in Wells, Texas, to the late Joseph Fiedler and Theresia (Maikish) Fiedler.


Funeral service will be held at 10AM on Wednesday, April 3, 2024, at Mangum Funeral Home, Center, Texas, with Rev. Randy Smith officiating. Interment will follow at Timpson Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery, Timpson.  


Joe grew up in Forest and Wells, Texas. He graduated from Wells High School. He proudly served his country in the United States Army during the Korean War. Joe attended and graduated from Stephen F. Austin State University. There he met the love of his life, Gloria Bowlin, and the two spent over 63 wonderful years together before her passing. They had two children. Through the years, Joe taught in the public schools of Vidor, and in the Nederland Independent School Districts. He later served as a school administrator in Nederland ISD, and a superintendent at Joaquin ISD. He enjoyed the outdoors. He loved fishing, hunting, and raising cattle. Joe was a family man, and enjoyed time spent with his children and their families.


He loved the Lord and served him at Paxton Methodist Church.


Joe is survived by his son,

Ben Fiedler and wife Robin



Lesa Henning



Mary Clemonds



Logan Henning

Jarrod Henning

Claire Fiedler Bradshaw

Candace Fiedler


5 Great-Grandchildren


A host of family and friends that will miss him dearly.


He is preceded in death by his loving wife, Gloria.


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Funeral Service
April 3, 2024

10:00 AM
Mangum Funeral Home
420 San Augustine St
Center, Texas 75935


Timpson Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery
Hwy 59
Timpson, TX 75975


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