Stricker passes away Sept. 28
Donald “Doc” Stricker, 63, of Salado, died in a Waco hospital, Sept. 28, 2003.
Memorial servies will be held 10 a.m. Oct. 2 at Heartfield Funeral Home in Belton with Rev. Skip Blancett officiating. The body was cremated.
He was born to Henry and Mary Hackbush Stricker in Pilot Point on March 31, 1940. He grew up in Waco and Los Angeles, CA, and lived in Houston and Austin, prior to moving to Salado. He served in the U.S. Army. Prior to owning his own business, Doctor Don’s Fertilization, he worked many years for Brown and Root in Houston, traveling extensively in Southeast Asia, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and Europe. He married Carrol Snow on May 20, 1988. He was a 32nd degree Mason. He also held membership in the Scottish Rite and was a Shriner.
Survivors include his wife, Carrol Stricker of Salado; and one stepdaughter, Randi Rader of Salado. He was preceded in death by his parents and one sister, Carolyn Shores.
Memorials are requested to be sent to the Doc Stricker Scholarship Fund, C/O Salado ISD, PO Box 98, Salado, TX 76571.
Visitation will be 7-9 p.m. Oct. 1 at Heartfield Funeral Home in Belton.
Heartfield Funeral Home in Belton is in charge of arrangements.