Wilbert G. "Ike" Eickenhorst HPROA member and first president of the association, passed away on Friday, August 15, 2014. He joined Police Academy Class #20 on December 29, 1958. He served for over 35 years and retired while last assigned to the SOLO Detail on April 1, 1994. He is survived by his wife, Jo Ann Eickenhorst.
The body is entrusted with Eickenhorst Funeral Home, 1712 North Frazier Street, Conroe, Texas 77301, telephone number (936) 788-1145, eickenhorstfuneral.com. Visitation for family and friends will be held at Trinity Lutheran Church’s Children Center, 800 Houston Avenue, Houston, Texas 77007, on Thursday, August 21, 2014, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Funeral services will be held at Trinity Lutheran Church Downtown on Friday, August 22, 2014, at 10:30 a.m.
Burial will follow at Trinity Lutheran Cemetery, adjacent to Glenwood Cemetery, at 600 Sawyer Street and North Memorial Way, Houston, Texas. A reception will follow at Mary Martha Fellowship Hall at Trinity Lutheran Church Downtown.