Sonia Rita Weibel1

#9101, b. about Jun 1927, d. 5 May 2003
Last Edited:15 Feb 2017
MotherCarrie M. Rivet2 b. 21 Jan 1904, d. 12 Nov 1993
Relationship6th great-granddaughter of Etienne Rivet

Outline of Life Events:

EventDescription
BirthSonia Rita Weibel was born about Jun 1927, probably at New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA.3,2,4
Census1940, nieceSonia Weibel (given age 12) was enumerated on the 1940 Census as a niece of Clifton Rivitte (given age 34), living at 1001 West Clay at Houston, Harris County, TX. She and her mother lived together with her uncle. Sonia had completed the fifth grade, and was attending school.2
Marriage LicenseSonia Rita Weibel and Omer Bernard Schoendorf obtained a marriage license on 29 Sep 1956 at Houston, Harris County, TX.5,1
MarriageSonia Rita Weibel married Omer Bernard Schoendorf, son of Omer B. Schoendorf and Edna Albenstadt, on 6 Oct 1956 at Houston, Harris County, TX. Presiding over the ceremony were Rev. Guy H. Wilson, pastor of St. Mark's Methodist, and Rev. Marcus M. Chunn, pastor of Bering Memorial Methodist.5,1
Death, Widow-InformantShe was left a widow when her husband, Omer Bernard, died of heart failure on 1 Apr 1967 at Pasadena Bayshore Hospital at Pasadena, Harris County, TX. She was the informant on his death certificate.6
DeathSonia Schoendorf died on 5 May 2003 in Houston, Harris County, TX.7
BurialShe was buried at Forest Park East Cemetery in Webster, Harris County, TX.4

Citations:

  1. [S1579] Harris County Clerk, Houston, Harris, TX, USA. Ancestry.com. Texas, Select County Marriage Records, 1837-2015. Online http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=9168
  2. [S1093] 1940 U.S. Census. TX. Harris County. population schedule.
  3. [S277] 1930 U.S. Census. LA. Orleans Parish. population schedule.
  4. [S221] Find A Grave. Website. Online http://www.findagrave.com
  5. [S1580] Harris County Clerk, Houston, Harris, TX, USA. Ancestry.com. Texas, Select County Marriage Records, 1837-2015. Online http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=9168
  6. [S1581] Death certificate for Omer Bernard Schoendorf. Online Harris.
  7. [S1582] The Houston Chronicle. Houston, TX. obituary.