Burial with full military honors for retired Sgt. 1st Class Ronald Lee Falkenberg will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery.

Mr. Falkenberg died Feb. 13, 2014, in Lampasas. He was born Oct. 24, 1947, in Temple to Fred and Elnora (Schorn) Falkenberg.

Mr. Falkenberg served 23 years in the U.S. Army, which included two combat tours in Vietnam. In recent years he moved back to Copperas Cove to enjoy his retirement, fishing in many of his boyhood spots.

Mr. Falkenberg was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Terry Falkenberg.

Survivors include his daughters, Linda Falkenberg and Diana Ward; son-in-law, Marty Ward; grandsons, Chris and Kyle Ward; sister, Sharon Vann; brother, Gary Falkenberg; and many nieces and a nephew.

Memorials may be made in his name to The Wounded Warrior Project.

Visitation is from 9 to 11 a.m. Thursday at Crawford-Bowers Funeral Home in Copperas Cove, which is in charge of arrangements.

Offer condolences at www.crawfordbowerscoperascove.com.

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