August R. Petri was born the first son of Ernest and Clara Petri in Blanco, Texas on February 4, 1934, and passed away on August 15, 2016 at age 82.
He graduated high school in Johnson City, Texas.
While attending Durham Business School, he met Judy Everson who was to become his wife of 58 years.
He was a carpenter by trade and his skills and abilities were sought after by many.
He is survived by his wife Judy, three sons, Alan and Cecil Petri, Fred Krauser: daughter, Sharon Dove Sewell; two brothers, Leroy and Ernest “Jr” Petri; and several grandchildren and greats.
August and Judy have enjoyed life in beautiful downtown Driftwood, Texas for 34 years.
Graveside services are scheduled for 1:00 p.m. Friday, August 19, 2016 at the Driftwood Cemetery. We welcome friends and family to join us there.
Legends Tri-County Funeral Home in San Marcos is serving the family funeral needs.