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Barry Lynn Smith

October 12, 1953 - August 22, 2019

Barry Lynn Smith died Thursday morning, August 22, 2019 in San Antonio, Texas, after a brief illness. He was 65. Barry was born on October 12, 1953 in Tulsa, Oklahoma. He was the second child born to James and Faye Smith, a young couple whose brood would soon welcome a third son. The oil industry family on the ascent moved often, and Barry's childhood was spent in Oklahoma, Colorado,...
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Marilyn Bonner

September 11, 1922 - August 21, 2019

Marilyn Bonner of San Antonio, Texas passed away on Wednesday, August 21, 2019 at the age of 96. After a long membership at St. Mark's United Methodist Church, she joined Spring Creek United Methodist Church in Fair Oaks Ranch, Texas. Marilyn was born September 11, 1922 in Toledo, Ohio to Robert H. Calkins and Alice Stone. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Edgar Eugene "Gene"...
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Elizabeth Ilse Griffin

December 10, 1982 - August 20, 2019

Elizabeth Ilse' Griffin, age 36 passed away in Dallas on Tuesday August 20th. This angel of God loved life, her family and was devoted to our Lord Jesus Christ. Elizabeth was preceded in death by mother Kathleen Prosk and namesake grandmothers Ilse' McNeel and Elizabeth Griffin. Elizabeth is survived by her daughter Kirstynn; sisters Natalie Smith, Jocelyn Griffin, Shere' Prosk; brother Keith...
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Marjorie Ann Meyer Hickman

August 13, 1934 - August 19, 2019

Marjorie Ann Meyer Hickman, age 85, passed away on Monday, August 19, 2019 in San Antonio, Texas. She was born on August 13, 1934 in Marlin, Texas to Robert Charles Meyer and Amalia Portele. Marjorie graduated from Marlin High School. She married her husband Jim in 1956. In recent years, Marj became very active in the St. Mark's Women's Guild. She was preceded in death by her first child,...
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David L. Anderson

January 22, 1941 - August 18, 2019

Rev. David L. Anderson, age 78, passed away peacefully on Sunday, August 18, 2019 at Audie L. Murphy Memorial Veterans' Hospital in San Antonio. He was born on January 22, 1941 in Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin to the late Gene and Garnet Anderson. He was one of six sons and as a child was a soap box derby champion. Before retiring to San Antonio in 1999, David and his wife, Louella, made their...
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Peggy B. Thiele

June 4, 1930 - August 17, 2019

Peggy B. Thiele (Nana), 89 years young, went to heaven on August 17, 2019, in San Antonio and was the wife of Gus (Red) Thiele. Peggy was born June 4, 1930, in Durham, North Carolina. The Thiele's lived in Palatka, Florida for 15 years before the family moved to Cuero, Texas. Peggy was preceded in death by husband, Gus; daughter, Lois T. (Cissy) Nami; parents, G. W. (Dock) and Lois Bledsoe;...
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Peter C. Anton, Sr.

May 11, 1925 - August 17, 2019

The precious soul of Peter C. Anton, Sr., 94 yrs. young, known to all as "Pete", left its worldly body on August 17, 2019, to be received in the loving and waiting arms of our Eternal Father and Lord, Jesus Christ. They say that "legends never die" and rightly so with this one. His story will be told over and over for generations to come for having touched so many people with love and humility. ...
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Neita O. Brady

August 12, 1925 - August 16, 2019

Neita "Deetie" Brady, age 94, passed away on August 16, 2019 at home in San Antonio, Texas surrounded by her family. Neita was born August 12, 1925 in Little Rock, Arkansas to Rex Edgar O'Neal and Justa Louise O'Neal. She graduated from Hot Springs High School. She married her high school sweetheart, Stanley Hardin, before he went off to war. They were married for 3 years and the marriage...
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Thetis Clay Gardner LeMaistre

February 6, 1954 - August 15, 2019

Thetis Clay Gardner LeMaistre, age 65, of San Antonio, passed away on Thursday, August 15, 2019. She was preceded in death by her parents, Thetis Campbell Sanderford and Edward O'Meara Gardner and her sisters, Megan G. Pipes and Erin G. Bowman. Survivors are her two sons, Court McLeod LeMaistre (Jessica Lowe) of San Antonio, TX and Collin O'Meara LeMaistre (Robyn) of Dallas, Texas, and...
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Magdalena "Grace" G. Ortiz

July 22, 1941 - August 15, 2019

Magdalena "Grace" G. Ortiz, age 78, passed away on Thursday, August 15, 2019 in San Antonio, Texas. She was born on July 22, 1941 in San Antonio, Texas to Alejo S. Flores and Consuelo Fuentes. She was preceded in death by her parents; loving husband, Esteban R. Ortiz, Jr.; daughters, Christina L. Ortiz and Selina R. Ortiz; and brother, Antonio F. Flores. Magdalena is survived by son, Esteban...
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John w. Evans, Jr.

June 9, 1940 - August 15, 2019

John W. Evans, Jr., age 79, passed away on Aug. 15 in San Antonio. John was born in Marion, Indiana to John W. and Anne Evans. John is survived by wife Ellen; sister, Elizabeth (Bob) Kuyper; five AFS exchange children and numerous nieces and nephews. John attended Union College in Kentucky and Scarritt College for Christian Workers in Tennessee. He was a Home Missionary for the United...
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Mike Cooney, Jr.

September 22, 1926 - August 14, 2019

E.M. "Mike" Cooney, Jr., age 92, passed away in his home on Wednesday, August 14, 2019 in San Antonio, Texas. He was born on September 22, 1926 in Terrell, Texas to Edward M. and Della (Leinart) Cooney. A child of the Depression and a veteran of World War II (United States Navy), Mike was a devout Christian and a strong, fiercely independent individual. He deeply loved and cherished his family...
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Patricia Ruth Sholders Spencer

September 7, 1927 - August 14, 2019

Patricia Ruth Sholders Spencer died peacefully and with grace at her home on August 14, 2019. She was born September 7, 1927 in Kansas City, Missouri, the only child of Fred McCoy and Olivia (Olive) Holm Sholders. Pat graduated Paseo High School in 1945 as a National Merit Scholar, attended Grinnell College in Grinnell, Iowa, as a Younker Scholar, and graduated from the University of New Mexico...
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Daniel Reese Lemke

January 27, 2000 - August 14, 2019

Daniel Lemke, 19, passed away on Wednesday, August 14, 2019 in San Antonio, Texas. Daniel was born in San Antonio on January 27, 2000. He graduated from San Antonio Academy and Saint Mary's Hall and was attending Texas Christian University at the time of his passing. He was a member of Phi Delta Theta. Daniel was a talented artist; in 2018 Scholastic Art & Writing awarded him with a National Gold...
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Ralph Edward "Ed" White

October 25, 1943 - August 13, 2019

Ralph Edward "Ed" White, age 75, passed away August 13, 2019 at his home in San Antonio, Texas. He was born in Gaffney, South Carolina on October 25, 1943 to Herman Eugene White and Mildred Odell Owensby White. After high school, he enlisted in the United States Navy retiring with the rank of E8/Senior Chief Petty Officer after 23 years of service to this country. Ed then went to work as a chef...
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Joseph Mathew Garza

April 16, 1998 - August 12, 2019

Joseph Mathew Garza, 21, born on April 16, 1998 in San Antonio, TX. On August 12, 2019, Joseph took his last breath alongside his loving family in the comfort of his home. Joseph, while being an incredibly strong person, was unable to overcome his fight with a genetic illness. Joseph grew up in San Antonio, graduating from Alamo Heights High School in 2017. Joseph was a very deep thinker, had a...
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Donald H. Ewers

May 10, 1948 - August 12, 2019

Donald H. Ewers, (Sp 5, US Army Ret) 71, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his loving wife and children on Monday, August 12, 2019 in San Antonio, Texas. A Saint Louis native, Donald was born to Robert and Martha Ewers on May 10, 1948. As he would often say, "The military brought me to San Antonio and I never left." He was a medic and served at Ft. Sam Houston until his retirement...
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Marjorie Nell Lockamy

February 18, 1924 - August 12, 2019

Marjorie R. Lockamy passed away peacefully on August 12, 2019. She lived in Alabama until she and her family moved to Texas in 1966. She had a distinguished job as a property manager, and she volunteered her services to the Alzafar Shrine and Methodist Hospital Blue Birds for many years. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, William E. Lockamy (Lock) and her loving son, William E....
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Jane Bowles

January 22, 1950 - August 11, 2019

Jane Lee Bowles died on August 11. Surrounded by her family, she breathed her last breath while being wonderfully ministered to by the ICU staff of St Luke's Baptist. Jane Lee was born at The Nix Memorial in San Antonio. She was the daughter of Joseph Augustus Bowles and Edna Conrad Bowles. Jane Lee received her early schooling at St. Cecilia's School, Janie then went to Incarnate Word High...
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Haidee Elizabeth Gerhardt Winter

December 22, 1935 - August 11, 2019

Haidee Elizabeth Gerhardt Winter was born on December 22, 1935, in San Antonio and lived almost all of her 83 years in this city. She died August 11, 2019, after a lengthy illness. Haidee's parents were Haidee Mae Williams Gerhardt and Judge Raymond Gerhardt. In 1960, Haidee married Charles Davidson Winter, Jr., at Christ Episcopal Church in San Antonio. They moved to McAllen where they...
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George G. Berg, USAF (Ret.)

July 26, 1933 - August 11, 2019

George Godfrey Berg, 86, passed away in his San Antonio home, August 11, surrounded by his family. George valued and loved his family, country, and God, and enhanced every day with his keen sense of humor. Born to George G. Berg and Margaret Kemble Berg, George was raised in Wilkinsberg, PA. The family moved to Ohio, where George met his wife of 64 years, Ann Hennings Berg, at Elyria High...
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Jim Cullum, Jr.

September 20, 1941 - August 11, 2019

Jazz Legend Jim Cullum Dies By James Cullum Jim Cullum, Jr. said it with music. The jazz legend, who exemplified the artistic spirit and energy of San Antonio for nearly 60 years, died peacefully at home on Sunday, August 11, 2019. Cullum was 77 years old. Cullum played alongside greats such as Louis Armstrong, Benny Goodman, Earl Hines, Joe Venuti, Pete Fountain, Lionel Hampton, Jack...
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Jovita Fuentes Lopez

February 24, 1924 - August 9, 2019

Jovita F. Lopez passed away peacefully on August 9, 2019. She was born in San Antonio, Texas on February 24, 1924 and graduated from Fox Tech High School, and received an A.A. from San Antonio Jr. College. She is preceded in death by her husband, David C. Lopez. She is survived by her four children, Elizabeth Lopez (Frederick Sauer), David C. Lopez Jr. (Cynthia), Michael P. Lopez (Sherry...
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James Francis Cashin

June 8, 1941 - August 8, 2019

Msgr. James F. Cashin, died Aug. 8th, at the Padua Place residence for retired priests in San Antonio. He was 78. He was born in Cork City, Ireland, on June 8, 1941, one of six children born to Colum and Mona Cashin. He received his primary, secondary, and seminary education in Ireland, and was ordained there on June 12, 1965. His oldest brother, John, was also a priest of the Archdiocese of San...
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Lucy A. McLean

November 14, 1944 - August 8, 2019

Lucy A. McLean, age 74, was called home on August 8, 2019, in San Antonio, Texas after a courageous battle with cancer. Born in Shelbyville, TN on November 14, 1944 to John and Lillian Adams and attended church at Pleasant Grove Methodist as a child. She was preceded in death by parents, John Woodward and Lillian Baker TIgert Adams; loving husband COL (USA, Retired) Neil A. McLean III; son,...
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Wanda Mae Wormsbaker

January 19, 1941 - August 8, 2019

Wanda Mae Wormsbaker departed this life on August 08, 2019, at her home in San Antonio, Texas. She was preceded in death by her parents, Talmadge and Inez Stewart; her identical twin sister Wilma Lee Ruble; and her daughter, Sandra Lynne (Wormsbaker) Childers. Wanda Mae is survived by her husband, Virgil T. Wormsbaker; her daughter, Alicia Dawn (Wormsbaker) Nyman; her sister, Patsy Ruth ...
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Carrie "Catherine" Rubin

February 2, 1932 - August 7, 2019

Catherine Rubin, age 87, passed away Wednesday, August 7, 2019, in San Antonio, Texas. Catherine was born in San Antonio, Texas at Beach Pavilion at Brook Army Medical Center on February 6, 1932 to T/Sgt. Edward H. and Carrie G. (nee Ingle) Pawlowski, She attended and was a proud 1949 graduate of Luther Burbank High School, was elected Miss Blue Bonnet, and received her Bachelor's degree in...
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Virgina Meriwether

March 9, 1932 - August 7, 2019

Virginia Helen Gilley Meriwether, born March 9, 1932, in Shreveport, LA to the late Virgil and Maudie Gilley, passed away at her home in San Antonio, TX on Wednesday August 7, 2019 at the age of 87. After living in Hokkaido, Japan, Ruston, LA, and Fort Worth, TX, Virginia moved to San Antonio TX in 1961, where she devoted her time to raising her 4 children. Beginning in the early 1970s,...
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Jary Lynn Sours

September 17, 1943 - August 5, 2019

Jary Lynn Sours, age75, passed away on Monday, August 5, 2019 in San Antonio, Texas. She was born on September 17, 1943 in Washington, D.C. to Forrest F. Goodrick and Frances Clark. Jary is survived by her son, John Sours; daughter, Marjorie "Miffy" Burgess; son, Scot Sours; siblings, Gigi L'Italien, Jennifer Gessler and Scott Goodrick; grandchildren, Kendall Burgess and Stephen Brooks Burgess;...
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Bill Kramer

April 21, 1945 - August 5, 2019

On Aug 5, 2019 William "Bill" Edward Kramer, 74, passed away peacefully in his home. A proud and private man, he had battled Parkinson's quietly, not sharing the weight of his illness with family or friends. He continued the life he enjoyed with the purpose and passion as he always had until the disease abruptly stopped his mobility and quickly progressed, taking him from us too soon. ...
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Dorothy "Dee Dee" Kloppe

December 8, 1947 - August 5, 2019

Dorothy "Dee Dee" Kloppe, age 71, of San Antonio, Texas "went home to be with the Lord" on Monday, August 5, 2019. Dee Dee was born in Taylor, Texas to Mildred Louise Davis and William Lynn Davis, Jr. She graduated from Taylor High School in 1966, where she was a twirler in the band. She married Michael G. Kloppe the summer after graduating high school in 1966. She and Michael spent over fifty...
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Sidonia N. Parchman

February 27, 1932 - August 5, 2019

Sidonia Parchman, age 87, passed away on Monday, August 5, 2019 in San Antonio, Texas. She was born February 27, 1932 to Vince and Lillie Stavinoha Nesvadba in Rosenberg, Texas where she grew up and lived most of her life, working as a clerk in the Ft. Bend County offices. It was not until 1992 when her granddaughter was born that she moved to San Antonio, Texas to be closer to her. She is...
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Katherine Hymel

October 5, 1925 - August 5, 2019

Katherine Hymel passed away peacefully on August 5, 2019. She was born in San Antonio on October 5, 1925. Katherine graduated from St. Mary's High School and Our Lady of the Lake College in San Antonio with a Master's degree in Dietary Science. She was named a member of Who's Who among American women and was class president at Our Lady of the Lake College. In her professional career, she both...
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Mary Clementine Ellison "Bunny" Becker

August 27, 1940 - August 5, 2019

Mary Clementine Ellison "Bunny" Becker was born in Greenville, Mississippi, on August 27, 1940, to Dr. and Mrs. Eugene Ellison. Her childhood and high school years were spent in Texarkana, Texas. She attended the University of Texas at Austin, majoring in speech pathology. In her sophomore year, she was elected president of her sorority, Zeta Tau Alpha. In her senior year, she met Richard Becker...
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Larry M. Weigum, US Army (ret.)

August 29, 1943 - August 5, 2019

LTC Larry M. Weigum US Army (ret.) passed away on Monday, August 5, 2019 in San Antonio, Texas. Larry was born in Beulah, North Dakota on August 29, 1943 to William Weigum and Ruby Engelman. He was preceded in death by his parents and his brother, Ron. Larry completed a Baccalaureate Degree at University of Mary in Bismarck, North Dakota in 1966 and received a Master's Degree from the...
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Teague Gray "Bucky" Harris, Jr., USAF (Ret)

August 17, 1919 - August 4, 2019

Teague Gray Harris, Jr., beloved husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and friend to many, quietly passed away on Sunday, August 4th, at the age of 99, just 13 days shy of his 100th birthday. Teague was born to Cleo Ward Harris and Teague Gray Harris, Sr. on August 17, 1919 in Gray Court, South Carolina. He graduated from Furman University in 1940, was a proud graduate and loyal...
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Lynn Ross

June 3, 1943 - August 4, 2019

Lynn Louise Ross, age 76, passed away on Sunday, August 4, 2019 in San Antonio, Texas. She was born June 3, 1943 in New Orleans, Louisiana to James Knox Dysart and Mary Lou Dysart (Unger). She was preceded in death by, her parents; husband, Richard Ross; and nephew, James Miller. Lynn is survived by her sons Rich Ross and wife Jenn and Greg Ross; grandson, Aidan Ross; sister, Jane Williams and...
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Robert Donovan Koger

January 27, 1956 - August 4, 2019

Robert Donovan Koger, age 63, of San Antonio, Texas, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, August 4, 2019 after a brief illness. The only son of the late Raymond Mayfield and Shirley Hanson Koger and brother of the late Susan Koger Wong was born in New Mexico, but spent most of his life in Texas. Having recently retired from 29 years at Texas Farm Bureau Insurance, Robert enjoyed his last several...
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Josephine Castillo

March 29, 1934 - August 4, 2019

Josephine Castillo, age 85, passed away on Sunday, August 4, 2019, in San Antonio, TX. Born on March 29, 1934, in San Antonio to parents, Martin Garza and Julia Luna. She was preceded in death by her sons Russell and Michael. Josephine Castillo is survived by her husband Benjamin Castillo, her daughters Sandra Rangel, Debra J. Castillo, Veronica Castillo, Vanessa Lawson (Chris), her two sons...
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Thomas Joseph LaGatta

March 10, 1942 - August 4, 2019

Thomas Joseph LaGatta, age 77, passed away on Sunday, August 4, 2019 in San Antonio, Texas. Tom remembered and recalled everyone from his many successful experiences: he knew every cousin, every customer of The Lumber Company in Euclid, and every classmate from Mayfield High School (class of 1960). He would tell stories for hours and we were always happy to listen. Tom was born in 1942 in...
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Gloria V. Perry

March 10, 1936 - August 3, 2019

Gloria V. Perry of San Antonio Texas passed onto eternal rest surrounded by family on Saturday August 03, 2019; she was 83 years young. Born in San Antonio Texas; she graduated from Thomas Jefferson High School, took local college courses, and worked hard to better herself with the loving support of her family and self-determination. She was fiercely independent and always active. She...
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Florence Lucille Tribley

November 17, 1922 - August 3, 2019

Florence Lucille Tribley, age 96 of San Antonio, Texas passed away on August 3, 2019. Florence was born November 17, 1922 in Princeville Illinois to William and Mollie Perdelwitz. She loved to spend time with her family, playing cards with her friends, dancing, and traveling. After her children were grown, she worked for the Internal Revenue Service in Illinois and then as a realtor in New...
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Judy F. Shisk

August 2, 2019

Judy Flo Cresswell Shisk passed away at home on Friday, August 2, 2019, from pneumonia, nine days short of her 83rd birthday, but WOW, what a birthday celebration as she was welcomed into Heaven. She is preceded in death by her mother and father, Flossie O'Bryant Cresswell and Oliver D. Cresswell and by her brother O. Donald Cresswell. Judy is survived by sister-in-law Carol Cresswell, niece...
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William F. McBrearty, Jr.

June 4, 1926 - August 2, 2019

William F. "Bill" McBrearty, Jr., age 93, passed away Friday, August 2, 2019, in San Antonio, Texas. Born in San Antonio on June 4, 1926, he attended Catholic schools through high school and then St. Mary's University, where he earned a B.A. in Business Administration. He married his childhood sweetheart, Virginia "Ginny" Garner, on July 24, 1945, and they raised six children and enjoyed many...
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Sam L. Kelley

July 29, 1934 - August 2, 2019

Sam Kelley passed away peacefully on August 2, 2019. Sam was born on July 29, 1934, in Alvarado, Texas, the son of Sam and Annie Bill Kelley, and had one younger sister, Louise Kelley Pollard. Sam was a graduate of Alvarado High School, North Texas State College, and The University of Texas School of Law. Shortly after graduating from law school, Sam married Mary Kate Wendler, on November 15,...
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Frizell "Fritz" Chattman

April 26, 1933 - August 2, 2019

Frizell "Fritz" Chattman, age 86, passed away peacefully at home on August 2, 2019. He was born on April 26, 1933 to Taylor and Lula Mosley Chattman. He's survived by his devoted wife, Geraldine Chattman of 53 years. He leaves to cherish his memory four daughters, six grandchildren, two sisters, two brothers, a host of nieces, nephews and friends. He looks forward to Jehovah's promise at...
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Ina Marie Shipp

September 4, 1927 - August 2, 2019

Ina Marie Shipp of San Antonio died peacefully on August 2, 2019, at the age of 91. Marie was born in September 1927 to Maude and Lonnie Lowell Milstead in Cleburne, Texas. She attended Abilene Christian College and married her college sweetheart Stanley Shipp in 1946. Together they served God and people in various churches of Christ in the US, Switzerland, and through encouraging visits around...
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Morton Greenberg

June 28, 1924 - August 2, 2019

Morton Greenberg passed away peacefully on Friday, August 2, 2019, surrounded by loved ones. He was born on June 28, 1924, to parents, Harry and Dorothy Greenberg. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather, brother and uncle. Morty attended St. John's University School of Pharmacy and upon graduating, he enlisted in the United States Navy and was honorably discharged. ...
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Lisa D. Harper

October 14, 1964 - August 2, 2019

Lisa D. Harper, age 54, of San Antonio, TX went home to the Lord on Friday, August 2nd. Lisa was born October 14, 1964 in Marshall, TX to Jeffery and Alma Williams Flowers. She graduated from Marshall High School, Class of 1983 and then joined the U.S. Army the following year. Lisa was Honorably discharged in 1989 to become a mother to her daughter Toni. Following her daughter's birth...
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Raymond "Copper" Aguillon

April 3, 1932 - August 1, 2019

Raymond Aguillon, born April 3, 1932 in San Antonio, TX, went to be with our Lord on August 1, 2019 at the age of 87. Raymond Aguillon, "Copper" was a long-time employee of the San Antonio Country Club working there for 57 years prior to his retirement in 2005. He was an avid golfer and a member of various golf associations in San Antonio. His primary passion was playing golf for the Pan American...
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Ingeborg B. Garcia

April 21, 1931 - August 1, 2019

Ingeborg B. Garcia, age 88, passed away on Thursday, August 1, 2019 in San Antonio, TX. She was born on April 21, 1931 to her parents, Alfred and Agnes Baese in Berlin, Germany. She met her husband Colonel Roberto R. Garcia during the occupation of Berlin after World War II. He was serving in the U.S. Army and she was working on the military base. They fell in love, married and she moved to...
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Toribio Julio Saucedo

June 1, 1945 - July 31, 2019

Mr. Toribio J. Saucedo, age 74, passed away peacefully on July 31, 2019, surrounded by his loving family. Toribio was born in Laredo, TX on June 1, 1945. He graduated from St. Augustine Parochial School in 1963. He proceeded to attend the University of Texas at Austin and graduated cum laude with a degree in Accounting in 1967. He began his career with Peat Marwick & Co in Houston, Texas. ...
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Marian Waterhouse

July 6, 1922 - July 30, 2019

COL Marian Waterhouse, US Army Nurse Corps, Retired, passed away peacefully at the age of 97 on July 30, 2019 from age related illnesses. She was born July 6, 1922 in Chicago, Illinois. She graduated from Massachusetts General Hospital School of Nursing in 1945. She received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing Education in 1955 at the University of Minnesota, and her Master of Education degree...
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Lucille Marion Dutcher

December 29, 1926 - July 28, 2019

Lucille Dutcher passed away in her home peacefully on July 28, 2019. She was an amazing wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother who always put family first. Each and every one who was involved in her life knew she was one-of-a-kind. She could always brighten up the room with her beautiful smile enchanting hazel eyes and charming personality. God almighty broke the mold with Lucille. She...
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Lara Michelle Rutchik Woodside

March 28, 1967 - July 27, 2019

Lara Michelle Rutchik Woodside, age 52, passed away on Saturday, July 27, 2019 in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Lara was born March 28, 1967 in Chicago, IL to Kathy and Robert Rutchik. She was an accomplished manicurist in the Chicago area for eighteen years and her many clients spoke fondly of her infectious smile and tender touch. She married Richard Woodside in San Antonio on Valentine's Day,...
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John Turner Elliot

May 7, 1930 - July 27, 2019

John Turner Elliot, age 89, passed away on Saturday, July 27, 2019, in San Antonio, Texas. He was born May 7, 1930 in New York City and grew up in Atlantic Highlands, NJ. John was a graduate of St. Mary's University and a CPA. He married Margaret "Marge" White in 1954. They resided in San Antonio, TX until 1996 when they moved to Canyon Lake for retirement. After Marge's death, John moved...
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Amalia Prats

September 26, 1938 - July 27, 2019

Amalia Prats, 80, passed away on Saturday, July 27, 2019 in San Antonio, Texas. She was born on September 26, 1938 to Hilario Gonzalez and Soledad Villalobos. Amalia was a member of the Altar Society of Our Lady of Guadalupe in Helotes and St. Ferdinand in Blanco, Texas. She also was a life member of the Helotes Garden Club. She was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Raul and Carlos...
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Donna Young

June 5, 1930 - July 26, 2019

Donna Young, 89, passed away peacefully on Friday July 26,2019 at Stone Oak Methodist Hospital in San Antonio, Texas. Donna Aller was born in Detroit, Michigan in 1930 to B.F. Aller and A.A. Stewart. She married and moved to Canada in 1956 and resided there until 1980, before moving to Texas. She is survived by her husband, Dr. Robert Young; children, Eric Robineau (Robie Bell), and Michelle...
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Salvador Molina

December 23, 1941 - July 26, 2019

Salvador Molina, age 77, passed away Friday, July 26, 2019 in San Antonio, Texas. He was born December 23, 1941 in El Paso, Texas. After serving in the United States Army during the Vietnam War, he returned home to begin a remarkable career in law enforcement. He joined the El Paso Police Department and within a few years went on to join the Border Patrol. He subsequently became a Federal Agent...
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Robert "Bob" Dwight Feilen

May 1, 1961 - July 25, 2019

Robert "Bob" Dwight Feilen, age 58, passed away on Thursday, July 25, 2019 in San Antonio, Texas. Bob was born Robert Dwight Greene and adopted by Thomas Feilen. Robert was a graduate of Southport High School class of '79. He joined the Military at the age of 18 and while serving in the Army at Fort Bliss, Texas he met the love of his life, Sabina Lara in 1981. Together they shared 35 memorable...
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Melinda "Melly" Cedillo

October 27, 1954 - July 25, 2019

Melinda was born on October 27, 1954 in San Antonio, Texas. The only daughter of Sarah Marie Reed and the late Peter Nathan Reed, she was affectionately known by her family as Melly, Nindy, Nindis, Eli, Kid and Hon, and by her husband as "Güera." Always studious, Melinda attended schools in the San Antonio Independent School District and was a 1972 graduate of Jefferson High School where she...
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William M. "Tommie" Thompson

November 5, 1918 - July 25, 2019

William M. "Tommie" Thompson Lt. Col. USAF Retired, age 100, passed away on July 25, 2019, in San Antonio, Texas. Born on November 5, 1918, in Pleasant Hill, Missouri to Sarah Delilah Seaton Thompson and Marvin Thompson. He was preceded in death by his parents, his first wife of 64 years Martha R. Thompson, his brother J.L. Thompson and his second wife, Mary Ann Holick Thompson. He graduated from...
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Charlotte S. Wade

February 16, 1927 - July 24, 2019

CHARLOTTE S. WADE FEBRUARY 16, 1927 - JULY 24, 2019 Heaven just received a beautiful angel, Charlotte Wade. Our sweet, kind, gracious Mother passed away Wednesday, July 24 at the age of 92. She has now rejoined our Dad, Les Wade, after his passing 23 years ago. Mother was born to Emma Zarsky Smaystrla and Henry V. Smaystrla in West, Texas then raised in Woodsboro, Texas. Her family was...
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Carl Frank Schreiner

March 3, 1939 - July 23, 2019

Carl Frank Schreiner, age 80, passed away on July 23, 2019 in San Antonio, TX. Carl was born on March 3, 1939 in San Antonio, TX to Frank L. Schreiner and Gene Grother Schreiner. Carl graduated from Thomas Jefferson High School in 1957. He went on to receive a bachelor's degree at Texas A&M in 1961. Some of his passions included music, reading about history & science and sports. His biggest joy...
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Lawrence E. Leissner

March 8, 1951 - July 23, 2019

Lawrence (Larry) Leissner, age 68, passed away on July 23, 2019 in San Antonio. Born in Corpus Christi, Texas to Edgar L. and Harriet Upshaw Leissner, he attended elementary school in Ft. Worth and graduated from Colorado Academy in Denver. He studied at University of Arizona at Tucson for two years before earning his Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in photography from San Francisco Art Institute. ...
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Katherine "Kate" Holcombe Leigh

August 28, 1943 - July 23, 2019

Katherine "Kate" Holcombe Leigh, 75, was called home by her Heavenly Father on July 23, 2019. Kate was born August 28, 1943, in San Antonio, Texas, to Egbert Wells Holcombe and Marjory Riley Holcombe. She was a lifelong resident of the Southside and a proud graduate of Highlands High School. Kate married James "Skip" Robert Leigh, the love of her life, on January 29, 1966. They enjoyed 44...
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Robert B. Herrera

November 23, 1935 - July 23, 2019

Robert B. Herrera, age 83, of San Antonio, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, July 23, 2019. He was born on November 23, 1935 in San Antonio, Texas to Rafael and Carolina Herrera. Robert was extremely close to his faith being devoted to his Church and serving as Lector, Eucharistic Minister, Head Usher, Home-bound Minister and ACTS Brother. He was also very active with the Knights of...
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Leo Robert McIntyre

January 20, 1941 - July 22, 2019

Leo Robert "Bob" McIntyre, age 78, passed away on Monday, July 22, 2019 in San Antonio, Texas. He was born on January 20, 1941 in Allentown, Pennsylvania to Leo Robert McIntyre and Edith Ellen Rabenold. He attended Allentown Central Catholic High School and graduated from The University of Notre Dame in 1963. He served as an officer in the US Army during the Vietnam War. Bob was past president of...
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Walter R. "Bud" Becker

April 19, 1927 - July 22, 2019

Walter R. "Bud" Becker, age 92, passed away on Monday, July 22, 2019 in San Antonio, Texas. He was born on April 19, 1927 in Edgerton, Wisconsin to Walter and Iva (Hollibush) Becker. After growing up in rural Indian Ford, Bud went to Madison to study electrical engineering at the University of Wisconsin. His studies were interrupted by his service in the U.S. Air Force. After completing his...
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Christopher Wayne Vest

September 7, 1982 - July 22, 2019

Christopher Wayne Vest, 36, passed away on Monday, July 22, 2019. Chris was born September 7, 1982 in San Antonio, Texas to Diane Pivonka and Jerry Vest. Chris loved country music oldies, visiting old Texas dancehalls, spending good times with his family and friends and spending as much time as he could with his son, Charlie. Chris's greatest accomplishment in this life was his son Charlie as he...
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Marjorie Eighme Branham

November 21, 1930 - July 22, 2019

Marjorie Branham, age 88, passed away on Monday, July 22, 2019. She was born on November 21, 1930, in Tingley, Iowa, to parents, Rex and Dorothy Petersohn Eighme. Marjorie is survived by her daughter, Debra Thornton; son, Timothy Dimmitt; sisters, Vivian Killian and Kay Bolton; brother, Fran Eighme; and step-children, Helen, Nancy, and Kenneth. A private Memorial will take place at...
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Oliver R. "Ollie" Crawford

July 19, 1925 - July 21, 2019

Oliver R. "Ollie" Crawford, age 94, passed away on Sunday, July 21, 2019 in San Antonio, Texas. He was born on July 19, 1925 in Amarillo, Texas to George Crawford and Belle Allston. Ollie dedicated his life to creating a strong national defense based on a powerful United States Air Force, and embodied the virtues of patriotism, exceptional citizenship and selfless service to others and our Nation...
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Donald Wayne (Donnie) Harmon

June 29, 1960 - July 21, 2019

Donald (Donnie) Wayne Harmon, 59, of San Antonio was born on June 29, 1960 in Shreveport, La. He passed away Sunday July 21, 2019 after a lengthy illness with his family by his side. He attended Wossman High School, Monroe, Louisiana and McKinney Job Corps. He was a proud veteran, serving in the USMC from 1980-1986. The majority of his time in the military was spent in the Philippines. He is...
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Alan Bernard Davis

August 6, 1952 - July 20, 2019

Alan Bernard Davis was born to Willie Ruth and Eugene Davis in Houston, Texas on Wednesday, August 6th, 1952. He spent most of his life in San Antonio, Texas, where he passed away on Saturday, July 20, 2019. He was the second oldest of his six other siblings; Eugenia, Monica, Russell, Callie, Mitchell & Mary. Shortly after graduating from Brackenridge High School, Alan valiantly served our...
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Susan Farrimond

May 2, 1942 - July 20, 2019

Susan Redwine Farrimond May 2, 1942- July 20, 2019 Susan Redwine Farrimond, a 4th generation native Texan born in El Campo, died of a pulmonary embolism on July 20, 2019, at the age of 77. Susan spent the first half of her childhood in Smithville, then in 1958 moved to San Antonio with her parents, Cathryn and Carver Moore. She attended Thomas Jefferson High School, where she was a head...
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William "Bill" J. Wolf

February 2, 1928 - July 19, 2019

William "Bill" J. Wolf, born February 2, 1928, in West, TX, passed away Friday, July 19, 2019 at age 91. Bill was preceded in death by his parents, Leo and Mary Hilbig Wolf and his siblings Martin, Evelyn (Mueller), Vernon, James, Jerry and Alex. Bill is survived by his sisters Imelda Matjeka and Bernardine Wolf, his nieces Joy Burgar, Debbie Pruett, Celeste Rabel, Jeanette Hamilton, Tanna Perrin...
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Phyllis Barnett

May 11, 1930 - July 19, 2019

Phyllis Barnett passed away peacefully on July 19, 2019. She was an amazing wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, who tended to the needs of all her family. All who knew her enjoyed her fun spirit and infectious laugh. She was a kind and generous person, making all who entered her home feel comfortable, cared for, and loved. She frequently offered them delicious meals and her homemade...
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John Sullivan Rogers III

November 6, 1938 - July 19, 2019

Master Sergeant John Sullivan Rogers lll, U.S. Air Force (Retired), departed this life peacefully in his home on 19 July, 2019 at the age of 80. He was born November 6, 1938 in Quincy, Massachusetts, to John and Shirley Rogers. "Jack", as everyone called him, was a Morse Code operator in Vietnam and served his country proudly and honorably for 20 years. He then served his community as an E.A....
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Peter Conover Hains IV

August 8, 1929 - July 19, 2019

Born into a decorated military family on August 8, 1929, in Junction City, Kansas, Peter followed in the footsteps of his father and other men in their family line by attending the United States Military Academy (West Point). Upon his graduation in 1952, Peter began a military career that would span 27 years and take him all around the world. Serving his country faithfully, Peter received the...
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Carol A. Swiercinsky

January 5, 1940 - July 19, 2019

Carol A. Swiercinsky, 79, passed away on July 19, 2019 in the presence of her cherished children, Mike Swiercinsky and Ellen LoBue, her son-in-law, Paul LoBue and grandchildren, Joshua Swiercinsky, Lexie Swiercinsky, Trevor LoBue, Troy LoBue, Niki Swiercinsky and Morgan LoBue. Carol was born on January 5, 1940 in Pittsburgh, PA to Paul and Mary Koerner. She moved to San Antonio as a child and...
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Maria Luisa Adame

February 26, 1932 - July 19, 2019

Maria Luisa Adame, age 87, went home to be with the Lord on Friday, July 19, 2019, in San Antonio, Texas, surrounded by her family. Maria Luisa was born on February 26, 1932 in La Rosita, Tamaulipas, Mexico. The foundation of her legacy was built on her devotion to her family and to God. She was compassionate, generous, courageous, gracious and faithful. Her great sense of humor and...
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Loretta Look James

July 8, 1931 - July 19, 2019

Loretta Look James died peacefully at home on July 19, 2019, less than 2 weeks after celebrating her 88th birthday with her children and grandchildren. She was born on July 8, 1931 into a prominent banking family in Hong Kong, the first child of Man Wai Look and Fung Ying Chui. Loretta was born when her mother was only 7 months pregnant and her health was so precarious that a tiny coffin was...
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Anselmo Garza, Jr.

December 30, 1948 - July 18, 2019

Anselmo Garza, Jr., age 70, went to be with the Lord on, Thursday, July 18, 2019 in San Antonio, TX. Born and raised in San Antonio, TX to parents, Anselmo and Trinidad Garza. He graduated from Fox Tech High School and joined the Army at the age of 17. Anselmo went on two consecutive tours in Vietnam. After several jobs in the public service, Anselmo got a career in the Army and retired. He...
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Vivian Day (Beard) Meche

May 8, 1945 - July 18, 2019

Vivian Meche of Winnie, Texas passed away on July 18, 2019 in San Antonio, Texas with her loving family by her side. She is preceded in death by her mother, Rebecca Jones; two husbands, Joe Meche and Tommy Beard; two children, Marvin Beard and Teresa Beard and her life-long best friends, Annette Long and Reba Placker. She is survived by daughter, Tonya Oliver (Scott); two grandsons,...
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Floyd Wilmer Baker, M.D.

May 25, 1927 - July 18, 2019

Major General Floyd Wilmer Baker, M.D., died on 18 July 2019 at the age of 92. He was a physician who retired from the Army Medical Corps in 1986 after 41 years of military service, which included 34 years of active duty during three wartime periods ‒ WWII, Korea, and Vietnam. The early days of Baker's boyhood were spent on a farm in Colorado, which gave him a chance to learn that hard work...
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Jorge E. Gracia

November 21, 1944 - July 18, 2019

Jorge E. Gracia, 74, passed away July 18, 2019 in San Antonio, Texas after a short courageous battle with pancreatic cancer. He was born November 21, 1944 in Laredo, Texas to Catarino and Hortencia R. Gracia. Jorge spent his childhood in Escobas, Texas, alongside his parents, siblings, and extended family. Jorge subsequently graduated from Holding Institute in Laredo, Texas in 1962. He began...
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John Samuel Toscano

June 25, 1937 - July 18, 2019

John Samuel Toscano, age 82, passed away on Thursday, July 18, 2019 in San Antonio, Texas. The family will receive friends from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday, July 23, 2019 at Porter Loring Mortuary North. ROSARY TUESDAY, JULY 23, 2019 9:30 A.M. PORTER LORING MORTUARY NORTH Interment will follow in Holy Cross Cemetery.
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Rodolfo O. Orta,, Jr.

November 9, 1957 - July 17, 2019

Rodolfo O. Orta, Jr., age 61, went home to the Lord on Wednesday, July 17, 2019 in San Antonio. Professionally Rudy served the public as an Attorney for over 37 years. He was a proud graduate of Wheatley High School, St. Mary's University and The University of Texas' School of Law. He was an avid fisherman, hunter, survivalist, and all-around outdoors man. While he held all these things close to...
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Christopher Lee "Roadhouse" Friend

March 15, 1978 - July 16, 2019

United States Marine Corps LCPL Christopher Lee Friend, age 41, passed away on Tuesday, July 16, 2019. Chris was born on March 15, 1978 in San Antonio adopted by James and Connie Friend. He graduated MacArthur High School in 1996 and then joined the United States Marine Corps the same year. He was in the Marines from 1996 to 2000. Christopher was preceded in death by his father, James Edward...
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Earl J. Morris, Jr. USAF (Ret.)

April 28, 1931 - July 16, 2019

Earl J. Morris, Jr. (Jerry), age 88, passed away on Tuesday, July 16, 2019 in San Antonio, Texas. He was born in Atlantic City, New Jersey on April 28, 1931 to Earl J. Morris and Isabella Cumming Morris. Jerry was preceded in death by his son, Lt. Steven Morris; his parents; his brother, LTC Ted Morris and granddaughter, Michelle. He is survived by his beloved wife, Robbie; his daughters, Robin...
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Riley Marion Stone

February 2, 1941 - July 16, 2019

Riley M. Stone, age 78, passed away on July 16, 2019, in San Antonio. Riley was a graduate of Texas Christian University. He was an Armored Cavalry officer in the U.S. Army for 25 years, a teacher at Taft High School for 12 years, and a Vietnam veteran. He is preceded in death by his parents, Naomi and Riley Stone Sr. He is survived by his wife, Lynn, and sons Mike, Jesse and Austin, sisters...
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Corinne Mendez

July 19, 1958 - July 16, 2019

Corinne Mendez 60 passed away on Tuesday July 16, 2019 in San Antonio, Texas. She was born in San Benito, Texas to the parents of Ramon Cantu and Beatriz Fernandez. She was preceded in death by her husband Arthur (Vj) Mendez. Corinne is survived by her two daughters Katherine (Katy) Mendez and Mary Margaret Mendez who reside in Austin Texas. She is also survived by brother Richard Cantu, Kansas...
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Patrick Lindley Evans

November 17, 1956 - July 15, 2019

Patrick Lindley Evans, age 62, passed away on Monday, July 15, 2019 in San Antonio, Texas. Patrick is survived by his wife, Carol Evans; daughter, Crystal Lutz; step-children, Jamie Johnson and Adrian and John BoVee; grandchildren, Logan Savannah, Rey Charles, Sylvia, Samantha, Phoebe and John, Jr.; sister, Kathryn Evans Vogel; brother, Robert Evan Roach; nephew, Shane Meyer; and niece, Amanda...
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Mary Jane Leung Meyers

February 27, 1926 - July 15, 2019

Mary Jane Leung Meyers, was called home by our Lord on Monday, July 15, 2019. She was born on February 27, 1926 in San Antonio, TX to Sing Lee Leung and Maria Jesus Carrillo Leung. Mary Jane is survived by her loving husband of 70 years, Rodolfo (Rudy) Meyers, her children: Veronica (Gilbert Perez), Judith (Roy Pedroza), Gerard (Dora Mercado), Joseph Paul Leung (Irene Rodriguez), Patricia Ann...
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David Edward Richter

August 31, 1945 - July 15, 2019

David Edward Richter, age 73, passed away among family and friends on Sunday July 14, 2019 in San Antonio, Texas. He was a loving husband, incredible father and the world's best gramps. David was born August 31, 1945 in Portland, Oregon to Carlton and Opal (Latshaw) Richter. He graduated from Oregon State University in 1967 with a Bachelors of Science. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War and...
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Donnell D. Morris

January 2, 1928 - July 14, 2019

Donnell D. Morris, age 91, passed away on Sunday, July 14, 2019, in San Antonio. On February 20, 1946, he enlisted in the Army in Alexandria, LA and served for 21 years as a Military Policeman in various overseas assignments. Donnell retired at Fort Sam Houston honorably with the rank of Master Sergeant. He was preceded in death by his infant son, Keith, and infant daughter, Adine. ...
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Billye Jeanne Files

April 7, 1924 - July 14, 2019

Billye Jeanne Files, age 95, died on July 14, 2019. She was married to the late Odis Files who was a hero member of "the greatest generation" who landed on the Normandy beaches on D Day plus 1 as a part of the allied forces. Billye Jeanne had a remarkably successful career which she loved as a professional banker with the National Bank of Commerce in San Antonio from which she retired after...
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Carmen Ana Budet

July 19, 1922 - July 13, 2019

Carmen Ana Budet died in her Durham, North Carolina, home on Saturday, July 13, 2019, six days shy of her 97th birthday. She was born in Ponce, Puerto Rico, on July 19, 1922, to Francisco Aparicio and Ursula Vasquez and was fiercely proud of her Boricua heritage. She fell in love with and in 1953 married Antonio (Tony) Budet, a U.S. Army officer in 1953, whose Army career prompted relocations...
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Robert W. Gillenwater

April 21, 1947 - July 13, 2019

Robert William Gillenwater, passed away on July 13, 2019, in San Antonio, Texas. He was born in Benton Harbor, Michigan on April 21, 1947. Robert was a devoted, loving and caring husband, father, and grandfather. He proudly served in the US Army and was a veteran of the Vietnam War. He was preceded in death by his parents, Raymond and Elsie Gillenwater, and foster parents, Frank and Lorene Craig....
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John Phillip Nelson, USAF COL (RET.)

September 26, 1949 - July 13, 2019

John Phillip Nelson passed away on Saturday, July 13, 2019 in San Antonio at age 69. John was born on September 26, 1949 to parents Billy and Wanda Nelson in Franklinton, Louisiana. He grew up there and was a fixture in local high school athletics. John was a proud graduate of Louisiana State University where he was a member of Sigma Chi Fraternity and the Reserve Officer Training Corps. He...
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