Funeral services for Nathan “Papa Nicky” A. Hanz, 75, of Santa Anna, will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, Oct. 15 at Grace Church in New Braunfels. Burial will follow at the Valley Memorial Cemetery. A celebration of life will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018 at First United Methodist Church of Santa Anna, with visitation following at Church Annex. Henderson Funeral Home of Santa Anna in charge of arrangements.
He went to be with his Lord and Savior on Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2018 in Santa Anna.
He was born Nathan Anthony Hanz March 30, 1943 in New Braunfels to Walter Bruno and Edline Wilomina Friesenhahn Hanz. On July 24, 1965, he married Geraldine Hansmann in New Braunfels and she preceded him in death in 1992. On March 21, 1997, he married Vicki Campbell in New Braunfels.
Survivors include Vicki Hanz of Santa Anna; daughters, DeAnn Tews and husband Daniel Tews of Cibolo, and Yvonne Kanz of New Braunfels; two sisters, Carole Marbach of New Braunfels, and Ginger Hanz of New Braunfels; brother, Fred Hanz and wife Vicki of New Braunfels; seven grandchildren, Joshua Tews, Caleb Tews, Zach Kanz, Moriah Tews, Zaina Kanz, Katy Prewitt, Kassie Prewitt.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and a brother-in-law, Udo Marbach.