Terry Willard Gombert
November 16, 1931 – January 4, 2021
Terry Willard Gombert passed away on Monday, January 4, 2021, at the age of 89. He was a lifetime resident of Kendall County, Texas.
Terry was born in Boerne, Texas, to Arthur and Jessie (Whitworth) Gombert on November 16, 1931. He was raised on his father’s farm on Sabine Creek and attended school in the Boerne school district. In 1951, he joined the U.S. Air Force and served on the field and Aircraft Maintenance Squadron.
After his service, he spent the next 40 years working at Gary Aircraft in Hondo, Texas, as an aircraft machinist. Terry had a passion for airplanes and attended many airshows throughout his life.
He was a member of the Boerne Turn-Verein and also played for the Boerne White Sox. Terry had a great love for baseball.
Terry is preceded in death by his parents; his brothers, Roy Gombert and Garth Gombert; his sister, Maisie Barry; and his two nephews, Jay Falvey and Paul Gombert. He is survived by his niece, Karen Falvey; and his nephews, Keith Falvey (Sandra) and Roy Gombert Jr. (Karen).
A visitation service will be held on Wednesday, January 13, 2021, from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. at Ebensberger-Fisher Funeral Home. A graveside service with military honors will be held Thursday, January 14, 2021, at 2 p.m. at the Boerne City Cemetery.