Fredric (Fred) John Wehmeyer
Lubbock - Fredric (Fred) John Wehmeyer, of Lubbock, died March 7, 2021, at the age of 85.
Fred was born July 20, 1935 in Fredericksburg, TX, the son of Alois I. Wehmeyer and Gertrude Goehmann Wehmeyer. He married Joyce Adaire Gossett in Lubbock, TX on September 2, 1967 and she survives.
He graduated from St. Mary's High School in 1953 and from The University of Texas in Austin in 1958 with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Personnel and Industrial Management, using the Korean G. I. Bill. He served in the U. S. Army from 1954 to 1956.
He worked in the Personnel Office at The University of Texas in Austin from 1959 until 1961 at which time he became Director of Personnel at Texas Technological College in Lubbock. In 1969,
He was promoted to Assistant Vice President for Administrative Services. In 1981, he was promoted to Associate Vice President of Physical Plant and Support Services at Texas Tech University. He retired from Texas Tech University in 1990 after 29 years of service. He was a Member of Christ The King Catholic Church in Lubbock.
Survivors include his wife, three sons, David Mark Wehmeyer and his wife Emma of Fredericksburg, Robert Michael Wehmeyer and his wife Julie of Austin, Matthew Scott Wehmeyer and his wife Dena of Austin, a sister Mary Ann Faubion of Fredericksburg, a sister-in-law Irene Loth Wehmeyer of Seattle, Washington, eight grandchildren, Preston, Peyton, Grayson, Piper, Carson, Britton, Chandler, and Carissa.
He was preceded in death by his mother, father and step-father Ben Faubion and a brother James A. Wehmeyer of Seattle, Washington. Graveside services will be held April 10th at 11:00am at St. Mary Cemetery, Fredericksburg. Memorials may be made to a charity of choice
Final arrangements are under the direction of Schaetter Funeral Home.