Carl Keith Wuenschel

February 21, 1939, July 08, 2019

Carl Wuenschel

Carl “Crazy Horse” Keith Wuenschel, 80, of Port Arthur, died Monday, July 8, 2019, at Magnolia Manor, Groves. He was born on February 21, 1939, to Susan Ann Zeiner Wuenschel and George Fredrick Wuenschel, Sr., in Erie, Pennsylvania. Carl was in the United States Navy and a United States Merchant Marine. He later became a Kansas City railroad conductor.

Survivors include his wife, Becky Wuenschel, of Port Arthur; daughter, Shannon Seymour and her husband, Brian, of Nederland; grandchildren, Brandon and Blaine Seymour, of Nederland; sister, Suzanne Welch, of Port Acres; and several nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by his parents; brother, George Wuenschel, Jr.; and step father, Robert E. Tucker.

A gathering of Mr. Wuenschel’s family and friends will be from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., Thursday, July 11, 2019, at Broussard’s, 505 North 12th Street, Nederland. His funeral service will be 10:00 a.m., Friday, July 12, 2019, at Broussard’s, Nederland, with his interment to follow at Memory Gardens of Jefferson County, Nederland.

In lieu of flowers, memroial contributions may be made to American Heart Association, 10900-B Stonelake Boulevard, Suite 320, Austin, Texas 78759; American Diabetes Association, 2400 Augusta Drive, Suite 175, Houston, Texas 77057; or to American Cancer Society, #4 Bayou Brandt, Suite B, Beaumont, Texas 77706.


Gathering of Family and Friends
Broussard's Mortuary - Nederland
505 N 12th Street Nederland, TX 77627
Thursday, July 11, 2019
5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Funeral Service
Broussard's Mortuary - Nederland
505 N 12th Street Nederland, TX 77627
Friday, July 12, 2019
10:00 a.m.
Memory Gardens of Jefferson County, Nederland
3098 U.s. 69 Access Rd Nederland, TX 77627

Comments (5)

  • Patrice

    17 July 2019 at 01:06 | #

    Carl was definitely a hoot ,an we all shared many laughs from the time I meet him and Becky 20 yrs ago. Thoughts and prayers for the family



    11 July 2019 at 14:11 | #

    Rest in Peace Carl. It has been an honor and privilege to call you my friend the past 20 years. Shannon, Blaine Brandon and Brian, Jada and I pray for your peace and strength during this most difficult time. We Love you guys


  • Cheryl Engle

    11 July 2019 at 06:26 | #

    Shannon & Family sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with y’all..
    Ronnie & Cheryl Engle


  • Tamny Baimbridge and Bobby Hovey Jr

    09 July 2019 at 23:42 | #

    RIP Carl you will be missed by us and many more family and friends. Praying for Peace and Strength for your family+++


  • Debbie antilley

    09 July 2019 at 22:49 | #

    I'm so sorry for your lost he was a kind man. May God bless you and give you healing


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