Carl Gustav Schiele, age 88, returned home to his Lord on Friday, September 28, 2012. He was born April 5, 1924 in Queens, New York to German immigrant parents. Carl served in the U.S. Army during World War II
in Germany and France with Company G, 114th Infantry Regiment and received the Bronze Star
medal for his courageous efforts. He met and married Eva Hackl in Mexico, where they raised their three sons. Carl was a gifted photographer and upon returning to the United States in 1975, founded San Antonio Photolab. A lover of music, he was a longstanding member of the Liederkranz Men's Choir. Carl was a devoted family man, spirited storyteller, and had a lifelong love of history and traveling. He was preceded in death by his father, Gustav A. Schiele; mother, Frieda R. Schiele; and brother, Gustav H. Schiele. Carl is survived by his loving wife, Eva Hackl Schiele; sons, Carl Schiele and his wife, Kim, Gus Schiele and his wife, Maureen, and Fred Schiele and his wife Karen; grandchildren, Margaret, Bryn, Alexandra, Meredith, and Matthew; and sister, Fritzi Chowning. Carl's goodness, energy, and passion for knowledge will be truly missed. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to: Alamo Honor Flight, 8807 Braun Valley, San Antonio, Texas 78254.
You are invited to sign
the Guestbook atwww.porterloring.com