Louis Joseph Vontur, Jr., went to be with our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on April 29, 2021 at the age of 83. Louis was born in Floresville, Texas on July 29, 1937 to Louis and Emma (Gassmann) Vontur, Sr.
Louis married Lorraine Margaret Kappelmann in San Antonio, Texas on October 17, 1959. They were blessed with two children, two grandchildren and four great grandchildren. They were married more than 61 years. Louis worked as a steel furniture fabricator and after retirement enjoyed gardening, bowling, and dancing.
Louis is preceded in death by his parents and brother-in-law, Jimmy Valcher.
Louis is survived by his wife Lorraine; children, Steven R. Vontur (Laurie) and Suzanne V. Shore (James); grandchildren, Steven A. and Misty G. Vontur; great-grandchildren, Khloe Vontur, Colton Vontur, Farrah Funari, Tyler Funari; siblings, Thomas Vontur (Marie), Patricia Valcher, Kenneth Vontur (Mary Ann), Richard Vontur; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
A visitation with family and friends will take place Tuesday, May 4, 2021 from 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM at Finch Funeral Chapel, La Vernia, with Rosary being recited at 7:00 PM that same evening. At this time the family is asking everyone to practice social distancing and wear face covering during services.
Funeral MassWednesday, May 5, 202110:00 AMSt. Jerome's Catholic Church7955 Real RoadSan Antonio, Tx 78263
Father Kris Pawlowski will officiate the Mass with interment immediately following at St. Jerome's Catholic Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers the family requests that you send a donation to one of the charities that were important to the family in his memory:
St. Jerome Catholic Church at the above address
The online guestbook may be signed at www.finchfuneralchapels.com.