Beryl Allene Trachsel of Heritage Hills in Hendersonville went home to Heaven, taken there by Christ her Savior on Friday, August 31, 2012.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Charles and Blanch Friebe, one brother, Earl Friebe, and two infant children.
Mrs. Trachsel was survived by her loving husband, Fred Trachsel of Hendersonville; three brothers, Gene, Johnie, and Lester Friebe; and one sister, Irene Jones, all of Springfield, MO.
Beryl and Fred were married in Waco, Texas in 1959. They immediately moved to Michigan where she taught school many of the thirty years living there. They moved to Hendersonville in 1989, where they became active members of First Baptist Church of Hendersonville. She taught in the childrenís Sunday School Department at FBC since 1989. At the same time, she was very active in the churchís Womenís Missionary Union organization, as she was also in Michigan, 1959-1989.
Berylís love for missions was sparked as a young person when she did mission work in Mexico City, Mexico. She has been a very mission-minded person throughout her Christian life. To her loving husband, she has been the worldís greatest wife and helpmate!
A memorial service will be held at 11 AM Wednesday, September 5, 2012 in the main Sanctuary of the First Baptist Church of Hendersonville. The Reverend Dr. Ryan Pack and the Reverend Wally Shamburger will officiate. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the First Baptist Church of Hendersonville Finishing Strong Fund, 312 5th Ave. West, Hendersonville, NC 28739.
Shuler Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.
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