Family Login:

Our Obituaries

Shirley Wulfsohn

February 22, 1937 - November 11, 2018

On Sunday November 11, 2018, at 4:38 AM, Shirley Wulfsohn passed away peacefully after a lengthy illness at the age of 81. She was born in Johannesburg, South Africa, on February 22, 1937, to Robert and Pearl Blecher (Levine). She helped many people in her stellar career as a social worker and later as a probation officer. She always exuded the spark of life and was a devoted wife, mother,...
View Tribute »

Donald H. Thomas

July 25, 1934 - November 8, 2018

Our Father, Donald "PawPaw Don" Thomas, passed into the Kingdom of Heaven on Thursday, November 8, 2018. He battled numerous illnesses for years like an epic warrior of old, winning time and again until the diseases joined forces and the warrior went down, fighting until the very end. Donald Harlond Thomas was born in rural Flora, Illinois to Harold and Genelle. The family moved to Harvey,...
View Tribute »

Bobby L. (Bob L.) White

November 9, 1943 - November 7, 2018

Bobby L. (Bob L.) White passed away on November 7, 2018, at his home. He had been battling COPD and asthma for several years. Bob was born in Fall Branch, Tennessee, on November 9, 1943. The country doctor stayed the first night because he had pneumonia, a foreshadowing of the illness that ended his life. Bob lived with his wife, Deanna, in Kingsport, Tennessee, until he was transferred with...
View Tribute »

Molly Porter Burke

August 21, 1943 - November 7, 2018

Molly Porter Burke was born on August 21, 1943 in Houston, Texas and after spending precious time with friends and family passed away peacefully on Wednesday, November 7, 2018 in San Antonio. A life-long resident of San Antonio, she was preceded in death by her parents, Mary Lou Moore Porter and William Curren Porter; her uncle Rufus (Buddy) Porter of Dallas; her aunts and uncles, Alicia Porter...
View Tribute »

Sheldon "Shelly" Braverman

June 27, 1935 - November 7, 2018

Sheldon "Shelly" Braverman, beloved husband to Phyllis Braverman, father, grandfather, uncle, philanthropist and friend passed away on November 6, 2018. He was the son of Max and Mildred Braverman. Born in the Bronx, NY, Shelly grew up in Brooklyn, graduated from Erasmus High School, received his undergraduate degree from New York University and attended medical school at SUNY Upstate in...
View Tribute »

Billy McCoy Saxon

December 19, 1945 - November 6, 2018

Billy McCoy Saxon of Boerne, Texas was born December 19, 1945 in Montgomery, Alabama as the oldest of three children born to B.B. and Violet Saxon. He passed away surrounded by his family November 6, 2018 at the age of 72 after bravely battling several serious conditions. Billy grew up in Florida and later moved to San Antonio where he met his wife. He is survived by his loving wife, Andrea;...
View Tribute »

Andy Centeno

October 24, 1955 - November 5, 2018

On Monday, November 5th, 2018, Andy Centeno entered eternal rest. He was surrounded by family and prayer while he peacefully left this world. Andy was born and raised in San Antonio, TX to Joe and Alice Centeno. To his wife, Andy was a tender-hearted, provider and companion. To his children he was a hardworking, devoted, and adored father. Andy was dearly loved by his brothers and sisters. A...
View Tribute »

Beth Josephine Allen

May 24, 1915 - November 5, 2018

Beth Josephine Allen was born on May 24, 1915 in Oral, South Dakota to Daniel Ahern and Alice Judd Ahern. The family relocated to Mitchell, South Dakota when Alice traded the family farm for a small house near Dakota Wesleyan College. Beth and her four siblings all graduated from Dakota Wesleyan. Beth taught high school English for two years in Castlewood, South Dakota, then moved to Sioux...
View Tribute »

Mia Rosalina Barajaz

April 13, 2002 - November 4, 2018

Mia Rosalina Barajaz, age 16, went to peacefully rest in the arms of our gracious heavenly Father on Sunday, November 4, 2018 in San Antonio, Texas. She was born April 13, 2002 on Lackland Air Force Base and went on to touch so many lives in the short time we were blessed to have her here on Earth. Her smile and her song brought light to us all and she loved new adventures and new friends. She...
View Tribute »

James Clayton Lamb

August 29, 1924 - November 4, 2018

James Clayton Lamb, age 94, passed away on Sunday, November 4, 2018 in San Antonio, Texas. He was born in Hubbell, Nebraska to George F. and Loretto Lamb. James was in the United States Navy for 3 years and served in World War II on the USS Mountrail in Radio Communications. After military service, he graduated from St. Mary's University with a Bachelor of Science in Physics and Math. He worked...
View Tribute »

Homer Kuykendall Shanks, Jr.

July 17, 1936 - November 4, 2018

Homer Kuykendall Shanks, Jr., beloved husband and father, passed away on November 4, 2018, after a long illness. He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Mickey Anne McKee Shanks; his daughters Eleanor McKee Shanks, Rebecca Pauline Shanks, and Barbara Anne Shanks Geerdes; sons-in-law Donovan Buck and Gregory Geerdes; and grandchildren William Alexander Geerdes, Catherine Anne Geerdes, and Harrison...
View Tribute »

David Y. Burkett III

July 7, 1934 - November 4, 2018

David Y. Burkett III died peacefully after a long illness on Sunday, November 4, with his beloved wife, Lynnell, at his side. David was well known to family and friends for his fine sense of humor and abilities as a teacher and motivational speaker. He was born in Vandergrift, Pennsylvania in 1934, and, after earning bachelor's and master's degrees in Journalism from Northwestern University,...
View Tribute »

Louis H. Rimpel

September 2, 1942 - November 3, 2018

Mr. Louis H. Rimpel, age 76, passed away on Saturday, November 3 in San Antonio. He was born on September 2, 1942 in Port-au-Prince, Haiti to Mr. Louis Rimpel Sr. and Ms. Yvonne Hakime. He was preceded in death by his parents. Louis was proud of his heritage and loved his family and was close to his late brother, Mr. Arnold Sassine. Louis had a strong personality, ambition, patience,...
View Tribute »

Rebeca "Gueli" Garza

March 24, 1942 - November 2, 2018

Rebeca "Gueli" Garza, age 76, of San Antonio, passed away on Friday, November 2, 2018 with her loving children by her side. She was born in Mexico on March 24, 1942 to the late Pedro and Maria Gurrola Peredo. Our mother was a very generous, compassionate, selfless and strong human being. She loved and adored her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren, family and friends. Our...
View Tribute »

Jacquelyn Frances Valus

July 23, 1931 - November 2, 2018

Jacquelyn Frances "Jackie" Valus, 87, passed away on Friday, November 2, 2018 in San Antonio. She was born in Cleveland, OH on July 23, 1931 to William and Mabelle Lang. Jacquelyn was an active member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church for 26 years. Jacquelyn is survived by her husband of 63 years, James Valus, and children: Jean Gereb and husband Kenneth, Janet Waskow and husband Mark, Michael...
View Tribute »

Guadalupe (Lupita) Bernal Moberg

December 12, 1925 - November 1, 2018

Guadalupe (Lupita) Bernal Moberg passed away on November 1, 2018 at the age of 92. She was born December 12, 1925 in San Antonio, TX to parents Luis and Mercedes (Pimental) Bernal. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband of 58 years, Donald Leonard Moberg; sisters, Maria B. Garcia, Elena B. Snyder, Eva, and Cecilia Bernal; brothers, Robert, Louis, Caesar, and Enrique Bernal; and...
View Tribute »

Richard Hailey

February 17, 1949 - November 1, 2018

Richard Aubrey Hailey, age 69, passed away peacefully on November 1, 2018 in San Antonio, Texas, with his wife Helen by his side. He was born on February 17, 1949 in Beaumont, Texas, to Royce and Johnnie Fay Hailey. The family, which included his sisters Suzanne and Cynthia and brother Jay, moved to Dallas in 1955, where Richard (who is called Dick by his family) attended public schools and...
View Tribute »

Abby Adair Loudermilk

January 7, 1979 - November 1, 2018

Abby Adair Loudermilk, 39, of San Antonio, TX passed away on November 1st, 2018. Born January 7, 1979, in San Antonio, TX, Abby was the daughter of Dr. Gary and Beth Loudermilk. Abby received her B.A. in English at Southeastern University in Hammond, LA and then went on later to get her law degree at St. Mary's Law School in San Antonio, TX. She had her own private law practice. She is...
View Tribute »

Suzanne Marie Sutterfield

August 4, 1962 - November 1, 2018

Suzanne Marie Sutterfield, age 56, passed away on Thursday, November 1, 2018 surrounded by family at her home in San Antonio, Texas. She was born on August 4, 1962 in Olean, New York to Sheila Johnston. She grew up in Bradford, Pennsylvania where she graduated from Bradford Area High School in 1980. Upon graduation, Suzanne enlisted in the United States Air Force where she graduated from the...
View Tribute »

Florence Josephine "Jo" Hale

October 16, 1913 - October 31, 2018

Florence Josephine "Jo" Hale (age 105), passed away on Wednesday, October 31, 2018. Jo was born October 16, 1913 in Edinburg, Missouri. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, John M. Hale and by her adored granddaughter, Erin McElderry. She is survived by her daughters, Pat McElderry and Cynthia Berkley; and by her son and his wife, Steve and Kathy Hale; as well as by four...
View Tribute »

Richard H. Darnell

February 14, 1942 - October 31, 2018

Richard Hamlin Darnell, age 76, of Edmond, OK, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on Wednesday, October 31, 2018. Richard was born February 14, 1942, in Greenwood, MS, to William Franklin Darnell, Jr. and Jeanette Hamlin Darnell. He was the third of four boys who were raised on cotton plantations in the Mississippi Delta, which their father managed. He earned his Eagle Scout...
View Tribute »

Sophie C. Olfers

April 19, 1923 - October 31, 2018

A loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, Sophie Catherine Olfers (née Ersch) passed away on the morning of Wednesday October 31, 2018, at the age of 95. She follows her husband, Roland Olfers (1915 – 2008), of sixty-one years of marriage into heaven. Caring and devoted, Sophie leaves behind a world made brighter by the kindness she showed to everyone she met and the deep love...
View Tribute »

Margaret Cox Schlueter

June 3, 1940 - October 31, 2018

Margaret Cox Schlueter, long time San Antonio Educator and Administrator, died on October 31, 2018 at the age of 78. She was born on June 3, 1940 in Van Nuys, California. She was preceded in death by her parents, Martha and Percy Cox and grandson, Travis Schlueter. She is survived by her husband of 59 years, Ralph Schlueter; daughter, Tammara Schlueter Hillert (Sydney Hillert); son, Scott...
View Tribute »

Edwin Anderson "Ted" Walker

April 11, 1956 - October 30, 2018

Edwin Anderson "Ted" Walker passed away peacefully on Tuesday, October 30, 2018, following a lifelong struggle with diabetes. Ted was born in San Antonio, April 11, 1956 and he is predeceased by his parents, Charles Ganahl and Sarah (Sally) Cheney Walker, Jr. He is survived by his children, Sara Walker Herff and her husband, August F. "Cody" Herff IV; grandson, August F. "Augie" Herff V; and...
View Tribute »

Becky Ann Stephens

October 30, 1959 - October 29, 2018

Becky Ann Stephens, age 58, passed away on Monday, October 29, 2018 in San Antonio. She was born on October 30, 1959 in New Braunfels, Texas to Lawrence Stephens and Jo Ann (Timmermann) Horn. Becky grew up in Houston, Texas where she played softball all the way up until she graduated from Northbrook High School. She devoted her entire life to being the best single mother she could possibly be...
View Tribute »

Sidney Lee Lanier

November 17, 1944 - October 29, 2018

Sidney Lee Lanier, 73, passed away on Monday, October 29, 2018 in San Antonio, Texas. Sid was a proud Army Veteran, who served as a helicopter mechanic. Outside the military he was a motorcycle and auto mechanic. Sid loved racing motorcycles in his early years. He was creative and enjoyed working with his hands, which included wood working, leather tooling and making jewelry. He was...
View Tribute »

Grace Marie Jendrzey, "Granny"

December 1, 1937 - October 29, 2018

Born December 1, 1937 in San Antonio, Texas and went to meet the Lord on October 29th, 2018 in San Antonio, Texas. She was 80 years old, and preceded in death by her loving husband Daniel Jendrzey. They were married 62 years. She was also preceded in death by her parents George and Tereza McLeod; sisters Josephine Upton and Teresa Baracaia; brothers, George McLeod Jr., Vincent McLeod and...
View Tribute »

Rebecca A. Cadena

April 29, 1974 - October 28, 2018

Rebecca A. Cadena, dedicated daughter, wife, loving mother, sister, aunt, cousin and friend was called home to the Lord on October 28th, 2018 at the age of 44 in San Antonio, TX. She was preceded in death by Grandparents, Jacob Gaona Sr., Josefa Rios, Rodolfo and Frances Aguilar. Rebecca A. Cadena is survived by Grandmother, Carmen Rios Plata; her beloved husband, Michael Cadena; sons,...
View Tribute »

Katherine Elizabeth "Betty" Cermin

November 25, 1931 - October 28, 2018

Katherine Elizabeth (Betty) Cermin, beloved mother, grandmother, sister, aunt, cousin, and friend passed away on October 28, 2018. She was born on November 25, 1931, to Benjamin Talbert and Marie Henderson Scarborough and lived in San Antonio her entire life. She attended Hot Wells High School where she met her future husband Rudolph Cermin. They were married for fifty-three years and blessed...
View Tribute »

William Wade "Bill" Morris

June 25, 1939 - October 27, 2018

William Wade "Bill" Morris passed away on October 27, 2018 in San Antonio, TX. William was born on June 25, 1939 to parents Charles and Ella Fae Morris. Bill attended St. Mary's School of Law; a practicing attorney during most of his professional career. He had a distinguished legal career and was employed as Assistant City Attorney and Assistant District Attorney in San Antonio, as well as...
View Tribute »

Beverly Clyde (B.C.) Moore

April 2, 1930 - October 27, 2018

Beverly Clyde (B.C.) Moore, 88 years old of San Antonio, Texas, died peacefully at his home on Oct. 27, 2018. B.C. was also known as "Bev, Dad, Papa and Super- Hero" to many. B.C. was born on April 4, 1930 in Harwood to his parents William and Irene Gardner Moore. A graduate of Crystal City High School, B.C went on to be a member of the 4th Army Band, and a graduate of the University of Texas...
View Tribute »

Maureen Mullaney

November 10, 1935 - October 27, 2018

Maureen Mullaney, age 82, passed October 27th in San Antonio, TX. She was born to Hugh Mullaney and Helen Farrell Mullaney in Rutherford, NJ, and graduated St. Mary High School 1953. Maureen graduated as a Registered Nurse from New York's Lenox Hill Hospital 1956, and served as a working Nurse until 1989. She was preceded in death by her parents and daughter, Kathleen. Maureen is survived by...
View Tribute »

Lessley H. "Les" Ratcliff

January 26, 1932 - October 27, 2018

Lessley Hill "Les" Ratcliff was born January 26, 1932 to Lane and Florence Almeda Bowlin Ratcliff in Auburn, Mississippi. He grew up on a farm in Franklin county MS and graduated from Independence High School in 1950. After serving in the inactive Navy reserve for 9 months, he joined the Air Force and retired after 22 years as SMSgt on June 30, 1973. After retiring from the Air Force, he had a...
View Tribute »

Floyd Joseph Halty

December 24, 1927 - October 27, 2018

Floyd Joseph Halty, age 90, passed away on Saturday, October 27, 2018 in San Antonio, Texas. He was born in the family home in Lacoste, Texas, the youngest of 5 children, to Charles O. and Ida Loessberg Halty. The family, Swiss and Alsatian descendants, emigrated to the US in the 1840's. Floyd grew up on the family farm and attended Medina Valley Schools. He is a veteran of the US Air Force...
View Tribute »

Jeannie L. Anderson

September 13, 1944 - October 26, 2018

Jeannie L. Anderson, age 74, passed away on Friday, October 26, 2018 in San Antonio. She was born on September 13, 1944 in Montgomery, Alabama to Joe Howell Marshall and Thelma Ruth Mathis. She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, George Anderson. Jeannie is survived by her children, Allan, Marshall, Anne-Marie and Nancy; step sons, Andy and Michael: Grandchildren, Kennedy,...
View Tribute »

David Alan Ross

September 20, 1955 - October 26, 2018

DAVID ALAN ROSS September 20, 1955 – October 26, 2018 David Alan Ross, age 63, passed away on Friday, October 26, 2018 in Bulverde, Texas. Born on September 20, 1955 in San Antonio, Texas to Percy Shannon and June Frances Ross. He was a 1974 graduate of Robert E. Lee High School and also a graduate of honors from the Marine Corps Recruit in San Diego, California. He served our country...
View Tribute »

Robert "Bob" Haas

June 12, 1948 - October 26, 2018

Robert Ed Haas (Bob), age 70, passed away peacefully at home on October 26, 2018 in Kerrville TX. Bob was born in Columbus TX to Edmund Otto and Myrtle Ealy Haas. He graduated from Del Rio High School in 1965 and served in the US Army. He was a letter carrier for the USPS in Del Rio and Kerrville and retired after 37 years of service. Bob never met a stranger. He lived life to the fullest and...
View Tribute »

Homer Villarreal

June 5, 1927 - October 26, 2018

Homer Villarreal, age 91, passed away in the comfort of his home on Friday, October 26, 2018, in San Antonio, TX. Homer was born on June 5, 1927 in San Antonio to parents Elijio and Guadalupe Martinez Villarreal. He was preceded in death by his parents, two grandchildren Veronica Flores and Scott Villarreal, and wife of 57 years, the mother of his children, Teresa Z. Villarreal. Homer...
View Tribute »

Gustav Carl Hillje

December 11, 1936 - October 26, 2018

Gustav Carl Hillje, age 81 of San Antonio, passed away on Friday, October 26, 2018 with his family by his side. He was born on December 11, 1936 in San Antonio, TX to Gustav W. and Irene Onken Hillje. Gus graduated from Jefferson High School in 1955. He married his high school sweetheart, Dorothy at Central Christian Church in 1959. He then proudly served his country in the United States Army...
View Tribute »

Judy Sherron Lovelace

August 11, 1943 - October 25, 2018

Judy Baley Lovelace took her last breath on earth on Thursday, October 25th, and is now singing with the angels. She was born in Abilene, TX on August 11, 1943 to James and Lera Crenshaw. She was the youngest of the Crenshaw siblings and her brother, Jimmie, and sister, Barbara, along with her parents, indulged her every whim. She was a 1961 graduate of Wylie High School in Abilene, TX,...
View Tribute »

Frederick Roger Estrada

December 31, 1939 - October 25, 2018

Frederick Roger Estrada, age 78, passed away on Thursday, October 25, 2018, at his home in San Antonio. Fred retired from the Camino Real Community MHMR Center after 26 years of service. He was preceded in death by his parents, Connie and Frank Estrada; brother, Robert F. Estrada; and by great nephew, Aaron Estrada. Frederick is survived by his husband, Victor Benavides; and nephews,...
View Tribute »

Lawrence W. May

August 25, 1928 - October 24, 2018

Lawrence W. May, age 90, passed away October 24, 2018. Lawrence was born August 25, 1928 in Hope, Arkansas to Lawrence C. and Essie May. Lawrence met Sarah (Sally) Lou Simmons May in Hope, and they married November 6, 1947. Lawrence's great faith, love for God and his family guided him through a 27 year military career, a 20 year banking career, and many years of service in his church. Lawrence...
View Tribute »

Robert Grazulis, USAF (Ret.)

October 7, 1941 - October 24, 2018

MSgt. Robert Grazulis USAF (ret.), age 77, lost his long and courageous battle with cancer on Wednesday, October 24, 2018. He passed away peacefully at home with his wife by his side. He was born on October 7, 1941 in Camden, New Jersey. Robert served overseas in Turkey (twice), Scotland, Pakistan, Thailand, Germany and Greece as well as bases in Florida, North Dakota and Texas. After retirement...
View Tribute »

Robert Gary Graves

February 16, 1947 - October 24, 2018

On October 24, 2018 Robert Gary Graves soared into the sky on eagle wings to be with his heavenly family. He was born on February 16, 1947 in Colorado Springs, CO. Robert voluntarily enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps in 1968. A Vietnam veteran, his military career was cut short from wounds received in combat action, earning him a Purple Heart decoration. Robert honorably, dutifully, and valiantly...
View Tribute »

Ima Mae Hafernik

September 5, 1935 - October 23, 2018

Ima Mae Hafernik, 83, of San Antonio, passed away at home in the presence of family on October 23, 2018 due to complications related to cancer. She was born on September 5, 1935, to Claude Burian and Cora Belle Alexander at their home near Jacob's Well outside Wimberley, Texas. Ima attended San Marcos High School, then Southwest Texas State Teachers College. She married Robert Hafernik on...
View Tribute »

Joan J. Ratner, PhD


Dr. Joan J. Ratner, age 90, passed away peacefully on October 23, 2018. She was born in Brooklyn, NY and graduated from the University of Massachusetts. After her children were in middle school she decided to return to school for advanced degrees in microbiology. She received her Master's degree from Trinity and then received her PhD from what is now the University of Texas Long School of...
View Tribute »

Janet E. Travis, USAF (Ret)

February 23, 1929 - October 23, 2018

Lt. Col. Janet E. Travis, USAF (Ret), age 89 of San Antonio, TX passed away on Tuesday, October 23, 2018. She was born in Pennsylvania to Arth Amer and Rebecca McKowen Ames. Janet was a graduate of Bentleyville High School and South Side Hospital School of Nursing in Pittsburgh, PA. Immediately upon graduation, Janet proudly served her country as a pediatric nurse in the USAF during the...
View Tribute »

Roberto Hernandez

August 26, 1936 - October 22, 2018

Roberto Hernandez was called home to the Lord October 22, 2018 at the age of 82 in San Antonio, TX. He was born in El Paso, Tx to Bernardino and Corina Hernandez with his brothers, Jose (Amparo) and Raul (Rosa). He was a graduate from Thomas Jefferson High School in El Paso and UT San Antonio. Retired from the US Air Force with 22 years and Civil Service Customs with 20 years. He is preceded in...
View Tribute »

Fisher James Woodchick

March 4, 2013 - October 22, 2018

Fisher James Woodchick was born on March 4, 2013 in New Braunfels, TX. Fisher gained his angel wings on October 22, 2018. Fisher was born to mommy Molly Fly Woodchick and daddy Andrew Charles Woodchick of New Braunfels, TX. Fisher was a strong and loving little boy who bravely battled Muscular Dystrophy until the very end. His cheerful smile could brighten any room. You could feel God's love when...
View Tribute »

Joe M. Lara, III

March 1, 1960 - October 22, 2018

Joe M. Lara, III was born March 1, 1960 to Guadalupe and Joe Lara, Jr. in San Antonio, Texas and died peacefully surrounded by his family on October 22, 2018. The oldest of seven children, Joe was eventually raised by his grandmother, Cruz Martinez, where he received great wisdom and insight. Joe was very inquisitive as a child, systematically excavating the backyard in search of artifacts or...
View Tribute »

George N. Stelle

June 26, 1922 - October 21, 2018

Captain George Nelson Stelle was born on June 26, 1922 in Summitville, Indiana to Rev. John and Bertha Stelle. George attended Butler College until he was drafted into the Air Force service in Adjutant General's Corps in England. He also has served as a secret courier out of the White House. Briefly a civilian, he reenlisted in the Army stationed in Turkey and Vietnam. He married his beloved...
View Tribute »

Fred Flores, Jr.

August 9, 1939 - October 21, 2018

Fred Flores, Jr., age 79, passed away on Sunday, October 21, 2018, in San Antonio. Fred proudly served his country in the U.S. Navy. After his return, he earned his degree from St. Mary's University in Accounting. Fred retired after 36 years as a Contract Specialist at Kelly AFB. He was preceded in death by his son, Jon Flores; and parents, Fred and Ida Flores. Fred is survived by...
View Tribute »

Robert Kent Carter, Jr.

January 13, 1980 - October 21, 2018

Robert Kent Carter, Jr. died at home on October 21, 2018. Born on January 13, 1980 in San Antonio and raised in Carrizo Springs, TX. Robert spent his early years happily fishing, hunting and playing baseball. The family moved to Seguin in 1987, where he graduated from Seguin High School and attended Texas Lutheran University. He joined the United States Army in 2006 and received an Honorable...
View Tribute »

Rosa Ramos

July 20, 1969 - October 21, 2018

Our beloved wife and mother, Rosa Ramos, passed away on Sunday, October 21, 2018, in San Antonio. She was born on July 20, 1969, to parents, Antonio and Jessica Hernandez Uribe. Rosa is survived by her husband of 25 years, Domingo M. Ramos, Jr.; children, Clarissa D. Ramos, Domingo Joaquin Ramos, III; parents; sisters, Melinda Rodriguez, Griselda Moreno, and Sandra Guerra; and many nieces,...
View Tribute »

Vernal Lee Bracken, Sr.

January 10, 1925 - October 20, 2018

Major Vernal Lee Bracken Sr., USAF (Retired) reported to his eternal duty station October 20, 2018. Born on January 10, 1925 in Logan, Utah to Aaron Franklin and Ruth Ann Jenkins Bracken. He grew up with his brother, Lynn and his sister, Elva. They proceeded him in death. In high school, Vernal was a drummer on the Logan High School ROTC Drum and Bugle Corps and a member of the Rifle Drill Team....
View Tribute »

Ellen Louise Brient

February 8, 1931 - October 20, 2018

Ellen Louise Brient was born February 8, 1931 at the family ranch near Bandera, Texas. She went to be with her Lord and Savior on October 20, 2018. Ellen was a member of the Bandera High School Class of 1949 and graduated from Texas Women's University in 1953. She taught at the Radford School in El Paso, Sul Ross College in Alpine, Bandera Middle School, Connel Middle School and Highlands High...
View Tribute »

JoAnn W. Buitron

January 31, 1961 - October 20, 2018

JoAnn W. Buitron, age 57, passed away on Saturday, October 20 2018 in San Antonio. JoAnn was born on January 31, 1961 in San Antonio, Texas. She earned a Master's degree in Social Work from Our Lady of the Lake University and retired after a 35-year career in social work. Her career included working for Child Protective Services, Northside Judson and San Antonio Independent School Districts. ...
View Tribute »

Robert J. Clayton, M.D.

February 10, 1935 - October 20, 2018

On October 20, 2018 the world lost a giant: a giant heart, whose love, patience and kindness knew no bounds; a giant of medicine, who helped pave the way for inclusion and early childhood intervention in the United States; and a giant smile that never waned, even in his sickest hour. Robert J. Clayton, age 83, passed away peacefully at his home in San Antonio, TX, surrounded by his family and...
View Tribute »

Darlene D. Stockton

June 1, 1920 - October 20, 2018

There is another angel in heaven! Darlene D. Stockton passed away peacefully on October 20, 2018. She was born in Stockdale, Texas, June 1, 1920 to Charles and Nora Durham. They moved to San Antonio in 1927 and she attended Bonham Elementary, Page Middle School and graduated from Brackenridge High School in 1937. She also attended Draughon's Business College. She married her high school...
View Tribute »

Donato "Don" Martinez

January 12, 1925 - October 20, 2018

Donato "Don" Martinez, age 93, passed away Saturday, October 20, 2018 in San Antonio, Texas. He was born in Laredo, Texas on January 12, 1925, to the late David & Efigenia Martinez. San Antonio, Texas became his home for over 72 years. He was inducted into the US Marine Corps. during World War II and was stationed in Jacksonville, Florida where he met the love of his life, Betty Crosby. ...
View Tribute »

Nikolos Zarifis Gonzalez

April 11, 1988 - October 19, 2018

Nikolos Zarifis Gonzalez 30, passed away on Thursday October 19, 2018 in San Antonio. A bright and gentle soul. He was a lifetime resident of San Antonio, he dearly loved his Texas and mostly the quiet peacefulness of the hill country. Nikolos had a wonderful clever humor that will be deeply missed. Nikolos was a talented photographer and had an amazing eye for catching just the right moment. He...
View Tribute »

Blanca Sara Rapaport

March 9, 1923 - October 19, 2018

With sadness we announce the passing of Blanca Sara Rapaport our dear mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Blanca was known to family and so many friends as "Bube" the spanishized version of the Yiddish word for Grandma. And, she was the loving and caring grandma to so many. She is survived by her children; Carlos and Linda Rapaport, Jaime and Ana Rapaport, Raquel and Lenny Holzman; her...
View Tribute »

Trevor N. Hollimon

September 16, 1971 - October 18, 2018

Trevor N. Hollimon (47) of Boerne, TX passed away unexpectedly on October 18, 2018. Trevor was born in Tucson, Arizona to Richard and Becky Hollimon on September 16, 1971. He grew up in Silver City, New Mexico and later moved to San Diego, California, where he graduated from Ramona High School. Trevor enlisted in the Air Force, where he served in Tactical Air Control Party (TACP) from 1992-1998...
View Tribute »

Guy LoTurco

October 18, 2018

Guy LoTurco was called to the Lord on Thursday, October 18, 2018, in San Antonio. He was a man of strong faith who was devoted to his loving family. Guy was born in 1940 into a proud second-generation Italian-American family in New Jersey and was given the name Gaetano Salvatore LoTurco. He was baptized into the Catholic Church when he was 18 days old. He is survived by his wife, Goldie;...
View Tribute »

Walter L. Haase

January 12, 1930 - October 18, 2018

Walter L. Haase, went to be with the Lord on October 18, 2018 in San Antonio, Texas at the age of 88 surrounded by his loving family. Walter was born to Herbert Paul Haase, Sr. and Isabelle M. Marrou-Haase on January 12, 1930 in Gillett, Texas at the Haase Family Homeplace. He was a proud graduate of Karnes City High School, Karnes City, Texas and also completed courses at St. Mary's University...
View Tribute »

Irma Leal Dukes

May 23, 1956 - October 17, 2018

After a long battle and courageous battle with cancer, Irma Dukes, beloved wife, mother, sister and grandmother went to be with Jesus Christ our Lord on October 17, 2018 at the age of 62 years. Irma was a devoted wife, loving stepmother, grandmother, aunt and sister, who was loved and adored by her family. Irma looked forward to spending time with her family, especially during the holidays,...
View Tribute »

Charlene Hinze Blackwell

January 16, 1948 - October 17, 2018

With sadness we announce the passing of Charlene Hinze Blackwell our dear wife, mother and grandmother on Wednesday, October 17, 2018 in San Antonio, TX. Charlene was born on January 16, 1948 to Alfred and Alice Hinze in Robstown, TX. She is preceded in death by her parents. She is survived by her husband John C Blackwell, children, Marci (Kurt) VandenHouten, Green Bay, WI, Kevin (Hayley)...
View Tribute »

Ken Richard Tucker

January 23, 1958 - October 17, 2018

Ken Richard Tucker, 60, passed away from this Earth on October 17, 2018 in San Antonio, Texas. He was born on January 23, 1958 in Corpus Christi, Texas to parents, Paul and Emma Tucker, both of whom preceded in death as well as his brother, Jan. Ken was a member of Northside Church of Christ. He joined State Farm in 1989 in Corpus Christi, Texas as an insurance claim representative before...
View Tribute »

Richard Hall Keahey

February 8, 1931 - October 17, 2018

Richard Hall "Dick" Keahey, 87, passed away surrounded by his family on Wednesday, October 17, 2018 in San Antonio, Texas. Dick was born on February 8, 1931 to Thomas Jefferson Keahey and Grady Hall Keahey in San Antonio. He is preceded in death by his parents; his sister, Patricia Keahey McReynolds; his sister in law, Dorothy Gay Blanks Keahey; and his nephew, David Alan Keahey. He is...
View Tribute »

Raymond "Ray" Keith Purvis

October 16, 1963 - October 16, 2018

Raymond "Ray" Keith Purvis was born on October 16, 1963 in Los Angeles, California to Bobby E. Purvis and Shirley Purvis. His battle with cancer ended when he passed from this life on his 55th birthday on October 16, 2018 in San Antonio, Texas. Ray is survived by his wife Rebecca Sewell-Purvis; his children Christina Gomez and her husband John, Raymond Craig Purvis and his husband Marc...
View Tribute »

James Owen Tingwald

April 29, 1946 - October 16, 2018

James Owen Tingwald went to be with his Savior on Tuesday, October 16, 2018. He loved his God, his family, and his friends with a humble, caring strength and an infectious laughter. He has heard from His Savior, "Well done, thou good and faithful servant." He is survived by his wife, Linda; his four children: Laurie, Jennifer, Christopher, and Joanna; his daughter-in-law, Syvoney and sons-in...
View Tribute »

Beverly Timberlake Abbey

January 9, 1930 - October 16, 2018

Beverly Timberlake Abbey passed away peacefully on October 16, 2018. She was born into a ranching family in Deming, New Mexico, on January 9, 1930, the daughter of Thomas Edgar Timberlake and Sylvia Nagle Timberlake. She survived both of her parents and her two older brothers, Thomas Edgar Timberlake Jr. and Robert Mason Timberlake. Although her family ranched in New Mexico and Colorado,...
View Tribute »

Geraldine Elsie Walker Staats

January 30, 1925 - October 15, 2018

"Where you go I will go…" Those Old Testament words of Ruth would be the mantra that would be repeated in Geraldine's life many times as she followed her beloved Aaron to each of the many duty stations the U.S.A.F. took them around the world. It was during WWII when the strong-willed teenager persuaded her parents to let her follow her dashing "Flyboy" to San Antonio where they embarked on a...
View Tribute »

Stanley Alan Keilson

June 28, 1925 - October 15, 2018

Stanley Alan Keilson was born in Cleveland, Ohio, on June 28, 1925 to Charles Keilson and Estelle Hurwitz and passed away peacefully at his residence in Laredo, Texas on Monday, October 15, 2018. His family moved to San Antonio, Texas, in 1939 and he graduated from Jefferson High School in May 1943, just in time to be inducted into the US Army during World War II. Stanley initially served in the...
View Tribute »

Olaf E. Olson, Sr.

November 5, 1936 - October 15, 2018

Olaf E. Olson, Sr. "Uncle Butch" age 81, passed away on Monday, October 15, 2018 in San Antonio, Texas. He was born on November 5, 1936 in Belvidere, Illinois to Olaf and Evelyn (Thompson) Olson. He was preceded in death by his father, Olaf E. Olson, Sr.; mother and stepfather, Evelyn and Ray Votaw; sister, Rose Mary Wilcox; brother, Raylynn Votaw; first wife, Betty Olson and son, Olaf Olson,...
View Tribute »

Martin Casias Guerrero

April 16, 1932 - October 14, 2018

Martin C. Guerrero, age 86, died on Sunday, October 14, 2018 in San Antonio Texas. From his birth in San Antonio, Texas, on April 16, 1932 to his death on Sunday, October 14, 2018, a loving patriotic veteran and proud man. Born to Abel Guerrero and Elena Guerrero and was the youngest of two children. By the age of 19, He joined the Army and was sent to fight in the Korean War in 1951. He was...
View Tribute »

James "Jim" A. Finch

July 2, 1964 - October 14, 2018

James "Jim" A. Finch, age 54, passed away on Sunday, October 14, 2018 in San Antonio, Texas. Jim was born in San Antonio, the fifth of six children. He was paralyzed at the age of 14 by a drunk driver and thus began a lifetime of beating all odds and expectations. He was given an early model TI 99 computer and, using a mouth stick, began learning to use a computer. Later he employed the use...
View Tribute »

Alberto Calvo

December 4, 1957 - October 13, 2018

Alberto Calvo, 60, peacefully passed away Saturday, October 13, 2018. Calvo was born on December 4, 1957 to Patricio and Socorro Calvo. By the age of six he was interested in Radio and Public Speaking. After graduating from Jefferson High School, Calvo enlisted in the US Army, attended San Antonio College and started his broadcasting career in 1977. Calvo was a staple in the radio community,...
View Tribute »

Robert K. Eason, Jr.

October 1, 1946 - October 13, 2018

Robert K. (Bob) Eason Jr. age 72, passed away on Saturday, October 13, 2018 in San Antonio, Texas. Robert was born October 1, 1946 in Tulsa, Oklahoma. He graduated from John Marshall High School in 1964, where he was an avid swimmer. He continued his swim career at Texas Tech University and graduated in 1969. He then attended law school at St. Mary's University where he received his law degree in...
View Tribute »

Carmen G. Zamarripa

April 17, 1927 - October 13, 2018

Carmen G. Zamarripa, age 91, of Eagle Pass, passed to her Eternal Rest on Saturday, October 13, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband, Humberto Zamarripa C.; parents, Santana and Rosa Garza; brothers, Ignacio and Santiago R. Garza; and sisters, Santitos Garza and Maria del Refugio Zapata; and son-in-law, Isaac Ray Neeley. She is survived by her children, Eva Zamarripa, Maria Elena...
View Tribute »

Walter E. Bains

April 23, 1942 - October 12, 2018

Walter E. Bains, age 76, had a new birthdate on October 12, 2018 in San Antonio, TX. Walter was born to Lanham Thelbert Bains and Ruby Oleta Spoon Bains on April 23, 1942 in Gorman, TX. Walter has two brothers, William Randolph and Russell Don Bains. Walter received a degree in math and physics from New Mexico State University in Las Cruces New Mexico in 1967. He was preceded in death by...
View Tribute »

Christine J. Parma

September 21, 1923 - October 12, 2018

Surrounded by her devoted family, Christine J. Parma, age 95, passed peacefully on Friday, October 12, 2018. Born in Loire, Texas, on September 21, 1923, to Joseph and Frances Jasik, she grew up on a farm but the finer life of the city replaced the farm after she moved to San Antonio. She is preceded in death by her parents, husband Louis J. Parma, nine older siblings, and grandson, John...
View Tribute »

Doris Ann Gummelt Foster

February 11, 1929 - October 12, 2018

Doris Ann Foster was born in Lorena, Texas to Walter and Erna Gummelt. Doris received Jesus Christ into her life at nine years. She graduated from Lorena High School and business college. While a secretary in Waco, she volunteered at a mission with her brother, Walter, leading to God's call to full-time Christian service. In preparation, Doris majored in Elementary Education at Baylor....
View Tribute »

Benjamin "Nino" Avalos Hernandez

January 6, 1947 - October 12, 2018

Benjamin "Nino" Avalos Hernandez, son of Julia & Tomas Hernandez, passed away peacefully in his sleep at home in the early morning hours of October 12, 2018, at the age of 71. Nino was born in Blessing, Texas on January 6, 1947. He served his country honorably in the US Air Force, and as such, he will be buried with honors at the Ft. Sam Houston National Cemetery on October 19, 2018. A...
View Tribute »

Mary Ellen Garza

August 13, 1928 - October 12, 2018

Mary Ellen Garza, age 90, passed away on October 12 2018 in San Antonio. TX. She was known to most as Aunt Mary. Anybody who had the honor of meeting this woman knows what a kind hearted, accepting woman she was! She never judged anybody and brought joy to everybody she met!! She graduated from Trinity University in San Antonio and became a teacher. She has lived in many countries around the...
View Tribute »

Mary Jane Ritter

September 24, 1939 - October 12, 2018

Mary Jane Ritter, born September 24, 1939 passed away suddenly and unexpectedly after undergoing minimally invasive spine surgery in August of 2018. She was 79, and a native of San Antonio. She died Friday, October 12, 2018 at a local specialty Hospital. Mary Jane was preceded in death by her parents, Henry and Mary DeRudder, and siblings, Henrietta Grothues and Roland DeRudder. She is...
View Tribute »

Pat Priest

November 13, 1940 - October 12, 2018

Judge Pat Priest was born in Gainesville, Florida. He and his family lived in Florida, Illinois, Brownsville, and, finally, Harlingen, Texas, where he met his high school sweetheart, Nancy Dague, in the high school band. Pat graduated from Harlingen High School in 1958 and then attended Tulane University on a full Navy ROTC Scholarship. He and Nancy married in 1961. After graduating Tulane in...
View Tribute »

Delores Joe Miller "Dolly"

August 26, 1926 - October 11, 2018

Delores Joe Miller, 92, passed away on Thursday, October 11, 2018 in San Antonio, Texas. Born in Calhoun, LA on August 26, 1926, she was a military wife who loved to travel. She was an elementary school librarian, a homemaker, and enjoyed playing bunco. Dolly was preceded in death by her parents; her husband of 63 years, Charles Milton Miller, Sr., and a son, Charles Miller, Jr. Survivors include...
View Tribute »

Denise Marie Moon

May 5, 1961 - October 11, 2018

Denise Marie (Bond) Moon, 57, passed away peacefully after a courageous 10 year battle with cancer on Thursday, October 11th, 2018 in San Antonio. Born on May 5th, 1961 in Castroville, Texas to Pete & Joan Bond. Dee grew up in San Antonio attending Elma Neal Elementary School, Whittier Middle School, and Edison High School. She graduated from Edison in 1979. Denise went on to attend Southwest...
View Tribute »

Ethel Connally Schram

December 5, 1923 - October 11, 2018

Ethel Schram departed her earthly life on Thursday, October 11, 2018 and entered into God's Heavenly Kingdom, less than two months shy of her 95th birthday. She was born Ethelene Elizabeth on December 5, 1923, the youngest of 11 babies, nine of which survived to adulthood, to parents Nolton M. and Elizabeth Spear Connally in Floresville, Texas. At the age of 7, Ethel, known as "Sis" to her...
View Tribute »

Juan J. Guerra , SR.

October 20, 1949 - October 10, 2018

Juan J. Guerra Sr., age 68 passed away on Wednesday October 10, 2018. He served in the US Army for 25 years. He was also a retired truck driver. Juan was a Ranch owner in Rocksprings, TX. He loved hunting and listening to his music. He is preceded in death by his parents; and brother, Roger Dovalina. He is survived by his wife of 48 years Linda Guerra; son, Juan J. Guerra Jr.;...
View Tribute »

Suzanne Burns

August 23, 1954 - October 10, 2018

Beloved wife, mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend, Carol Suzanne Burns, age 64 passed away on Wednesday October 10, 2018 at her home in Shavano Park, Texas. She was born in Pearsall, Texas to parents, Carol Jean Terry and Leland B. Schultz. Suzanne graduated from Oliver Wendell Holmes High School in 1971. Suzanne excelled as a gifted flutist and received a music scholarship in 1972 from...
View Tribute »

Myrtle Marie Patton Gerth

March 11, 1922 - October 10, 2018

Myrtle Marie Patton Gerth joined her dear husband of 46 years, Raymond W. Gerth on October 10, 2018. She was born on March 11, 1922 in McMullen County, Texas to J.R. Patton and Donnie (George) Patton. Myrtle is a member of Asbury Methodist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond Gerth; her parents; her dear sister, Beatrice M. Orum; and daughter in law, Dixie Gerth. She is...
View Tribute »

Lanny Lee Faris

May 12, 1937 - October 10, 2018

Lanny Lee Faris, age 81, passed away on Wednesday, October 10, 2018 in San Antonio, Texas. Lanny was born May 12, 1937 in Wenatchee, Washington to Lois and Jesse Faris. He had a generous and adventurous spirit, with a great sense of humor. Lanny was always striving for greatness while keeping God first in his heart. Lanny met his wife in college; it was love at first sight for him. He knew the...
View Tribute »

Consuelo C. Garcia

September 14, 1937 - October 10, 2018

The Light of our lives, Consuelo Garcia, went to be with the Lord the morning of October 10, 2018. Connie, as she liked to be called, was born in San Antonio and was an avid Spurs fan. She was preceded in death by her beloved parents, Rudy and Patsy Toscano; beloved son, David; and numerous relatives and friends. Connie leaves behind her devoted husband of 57 years, Albert; loving children and...
View Tribute »

Odie Rountree

May 27, 1930 - October 10, 2018

Ouida "Odie" Rountree was born May 27, 1930, and left us October 10, 2018. In those 88 years she went from a childhood in Texas to becoming a wife and mother in California, and then back to Texas for the last 53 years, where she enjoyed a long career at USAA prior to retirement. Preceded in death by Al Rountree, her soulmate of 66 years, she will be forever missed by their 3 children and spouses,...
View Tribute »

Christina G. Gonzalez

May 16, 1923 - October 9, 2018

Christina Galan Gonzalez, 95 years old, passed away peacefully on October 9, 2018. She was born in Eagle Pass, Texas. She married the love of her life, Gilbert G. Gonzalez in 1944. Her family and her Catholic religion were her priorities. She was preceded in death by her husband, Gilbert. They were married for 62 years. Christina is survived by her children: Mary Austad (Steve), Linda Hartman ...
View Tribute »

Nell Flores

August 23, 1926 - October 9, 2018

Nell Flores, age 92, completed her life's journey on Tuesday, October 9, 2018, in her home surrounded by family in San Antonio, Texas. She was born on August 23, 1926 in Malakoff, Texas, to parents Atilano and Esther Criado Martinez. Nell grew up in San Antonio and graduated as Valedictorian from Tech High School and at age 50 went on to complete her Associate's Degree. She was Executive...
View Tribute »

Dora Francis Moore

October 4, 1937 - October 9, 2018

Dora Francis Moore, 81, passed away on Tuesday, October 9, 2018 in Sugarland, Texas. She was a native Texan who was born and raised in San Antonio and moved to Houston before finally settling in Richmond, Texas. Dora worked as an Administrator and Mary Kay consultant. She was also an entrepreneur of several business with her husband throughout her life. Dora served as a docent for the Fort...
View Tribute »

Joann Koberling Swaty

August 9, 1939 - October 7, 2018

Joann Koberling Swaty, age 79, passed away on Sunday, October 7, 2018 in San Antonio, Texas. She was born in Houston, Texas on August 9, 1939 to Arthur and Jeanne Koberling. She was preceded in death by her husband, Donald Swaty; her sisters, Jeannie Garbarino and Kathy Johnston and her grandson, Jeremy Ashlock. Joann is survived by her daughters Linda Swaty Blasingame, Sharon Swaty Skaar...
View Tribute »

1 of 100 Recent Obituaries View More »