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The Small Counties of Texas Obituary and Death Notices Collection

Texas Obituaries Collection - Caldwell County - 3

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Date: Thursday, 27 May 2010, at 4:56 p.m.

Julio Morales
Mr. Julio Morales, 86, of Lockhart, passed away Monday, March 26, 2001.
Recitation of the rosary was at 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, March 28th in the Chapel of the DeLeon Funeral Home. Funeral Mass was celebrated at l0:00 a.m., Thursday, March 29th, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, with Father Adam Martinez officiating. Burial followed in St. Mary’s Cemetery.
Mr. Morales is survived by his daughters, Lydia Morales, Janie Hernandez, Mary Falcon, all of Lockhart; sons, Jesus Morales of Plainview, Pedro Morales, Sr., and wife, Elidia of Lockhart, Jimmy Alvarado, and wife, Ninfa of Midland, Joe Morales, and wife Lidia of Lockhart; 59 grandchildren, 39 great-grandchildren, and 5 great-great-grandhcildren.
Serving as pallbeares were Epi Ramirez, Jr., Juan Aguirre, Jr., Joe Luis Morales, Pete Morales, Jr., Abraham Trevino, and Joe Ray Morales.
Services under the direction of Samuel DeLeon & Son/DeLeon Funeral Home, Lockhart.

Robert Lee Ewald
Robert Lee Ewald, age 62, of Lockhart died Monday, January 22, 2001. He was born in Caldwell County, Texas on October 29, l938, the son of Eddie and Lena Ehrlich Ewald. He married S. Ann Karnstetter on February l4, l963 in Lockhart.
He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers Walter Ewald and Drue Ewald, sisters, Alma Sprouse and Amanda Vinson.
Survivors include his wife, S. Ann Ewald of Lockhart; daughters, Lisa Ann Thompson and husband, Joe of Cedar Park, and Michelle Marie Ewald of Lockhart; brothers, Bruno Ewald of Niederwald, Otto Ewald of Gonzales, Alvin Ewald of Austin and Preston Ewald of Colorado Springs, Colorado; sisters, Ida Petrosky of Lockhart and Della Barker of Georgetown.
Graveside services were held, Wednesday, January 24, 2001, at Polonia Cemetery in Caldwell County, Texas with Deacon Bill Long officiating.
Arrangements by McCurdy Funeral Home, Lockhart.

Alvin Joseph Wilhelm
“Red” to most, was the most giving and kind person you will ever meet. When ever you needed him, he was always there to lend a helping hand.
Alvin served in the military and received a World War II Victory Ribbon, a Good Conduct Medal, an American Theater Ribbon, A B.A.M.E. Theater Ribbon and two Bronze Service Stars.
Alvin was born on Dec. 30th, l922 to the late Mr. & Mrs. Andy Wilhelm of Rockne, Texas. He leaves to mourn: three brothers and one sister. Children: Monty Shores of Corpus Christi, Texas, Ann Rose Wilhelm Brite of Lockhart and Andy Justin Wilhelm of San Marcos, Texas., and a host of family and friends.

Claudie Asberry Jr.
Claudie Asberry Jr., 53, of Lockhart died January 14, 2001 in the Audie Murphy Memorial Veterans Hospital in San Antonio. He was born January 8, l948 in Lockhart to Claudie and Annie Doris Teague Asberry. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War.
Funeral services were held at l:00 p.m. January 20 at First Baptist Church with Rev. Benjamin Smith officiating. Interment followed in Hooks Cemetery.
Serving as pallbearers were, Freddie M. Bennett, Robert Fuller, Leo Daniel Henderson, A.J. Lewis, Marcellus Moore, and Travis Branch.
Honorary pallbearers named were, Lucio, Homer Williams, Joe Roland, Raymond Butler, James Barlow and Thomas Lindsey. Mr. Asberry is survived by his mother, Annie Doris Asberry of Lockhart; son, Broderick Asberry of Lockhart.
He was preceded in death by his children, Claudie Asberry, III and Paula Asberry, his father Claudie Asberry Sr., brothers, Milton and John Henry Asberry. Three Aunts and four Uncles also preceded him in death.
Five grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends survive.
Arrangements with Eeds Funeral Home.

Pedro F. Ramirez
Mr. Pedro F. Ramirez, 80, of Lockhart, passed away Thursday, January 18, 2001. Recitation of the rosary was at 8:00 p.m. Sunday, January 21, 2001. Funeral mass was celebrated at l0:00 a.m. Monday, January 22, 2001 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church. Burial followed in St. Mary’s Cemetery.
Mr. Ramirez was preceded in death by his wife, Catalina Salas Ramirez, and a daughter, Estella Zuniga. He is survived by children, Pedro Ramirez, Jr., of Austin, Henry Ramirez, and wife, Linda, of San Marcos, Esther Garcia, and husband Hector, Edward Ramirez, all of Lockhart, sister, Connie Ramirez, of San Marcos, grandchildren, Bertha Z. Martinez, and husband Marty, Christina Zuniga, Lisa M. Garcia, Daniel Garcia, Pete Ramirez III, and wife Deborah, Amanda Ramirez, Miguel Ramirez, and McKenzie Ramirez. Serving as pallbearers were Daniel Garcia, Marty Ramirez, Pero Ramirez III, David Salas, Lucas Salas, and Carlos Garcia.
Arrangements under the direction of Samuel DeLeon and Son, DeLeon Funeral Home.

Sadie Marie Rector
Sadie Marie Rector, age 91, of Lockhart passed away Sunday, January 14, 2001. She was born in Lockhart, Texas on September l7, l909, the daughter of William J. and Viola B. Miles New. She married Walter Rector on December l4, l927 in McNiel, Texas. She was preceded in death by her husband, Walter Rector on July l5, l983; son, Jesse Glyn Rector on April 29, l999; sisters, Billie Blanche Raburn and Beatrice New, and brother, Bobby Lee New.
Survivors include her son, Jimmy Rector and wife Ana of Lockhart; daughter -in-law, Frances Rector of Buda, Brother -in-law, Robert Rayburn, Grandchildren; Kenneth Rector and wife, Cindy, Carla Little and husband, Jeff and James Rector; Great Grandchildren; Amy Rector, Jason Rector, John Little and Joshua Little.
Services were held Wednesday, January 17, 2001 at McCurdy Funeral Home Chapel in Lockhart with Rev. Wayne McCrary officiating. Burial followed at Lockhart City Cemetery. Pallbearers were Terry Bagwell, Joe Williams, Larry Bagwell, Jeff Little, Ken Rector and Tommy Raburn.
Arrangements by McCurdy Funeral Home, Lockhart.

Scottie Gayle Stevenson
Scottie Gayle Stevenson (January l5, l934-January 18, 2001) went to the Lord, peacefully in her sleep. Scottie Gayle was a wonderful human being, generous and kind to all. One of Scottie Gayle’s special gifts was the ability to serve as a peacemaker and help lead others to see their similarities rather than their differences. Scottie Gayle loved life and was devoted to her family and friends.
Scottie Gayle Stevenson was the daughter of Mr and Mrs. Coke Stevenson, Jr. and grandaughter of Coke Stevenson, former Governor of Texas.
She graduated from Austin High School and received her Bachelors Degree from the University of Texas-Plan II. She graduated with a Masters in Public Health from the University of California at Berkley.
Her professional career began with the American Cancer Society of Texas. She then worked at the Texas Dept. of Health in the Chronic Illness Division. She also served as the Director of Health Education for the City of Houston Health Department and later moved to Austin to be the Director of Planned Parenthood. Scottie Gayle later became the Director of Primary Health Care for Hays, Caldwell, Bastrop, Blanco, Fayette and Lee counties. She retired in l996 to devote full attention to Rancho San Francisco in Lockhart which she shared with her dear friend and business partner, Nanci Falley. Scottie Gayle and Nanci worked together to build the American Indian Horse Registry.
Scottie Gayle Stevenson deeply loved her native state of Texas and nurtured it’s people and it’s creatures with and enduring tenderness that will long be remembered.
She is survived by her mother, Mr. Coke R. Stevenson,Jr. siter, Linda Fay Corbo and husband Mel Corbo of San Antonio; friend, Nanci Falley of Lockhart; nephews, Coke S. Corbo and wife Diane of Houston and Scott S. Corbo and wife Amy of Dallas; three great-nieces and one great-nephew; aunts, Mrs. Margaret Preston Stewart of Cleburn, Mrs. Mary Flanagan of Port Arthur, and Jane Chandler of Ozona.
Services were held at Weed-Corley-Fish Funeral Home on Sunday, January 21st at 5:00 p.m. followed by visition with the family. Interment services were at 2:00 on Monday, January 22, 2001 at the Stevenson Ranch in Junction, Texas.
Honorary pallbearers are as follows: Dr. and Mrs. Richard Taylor of Corpus Christi, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Whilden of Houston, Lt. General and Mrs. Freddy E. McFerren of San Antonio, Mrs. Margaret Preston Frazier of Cleburn, Dr. Don Barnett of Austin, Mr. Curt Lambert of Austin, Mr. P.C . Knox of San Marcos, Mr. Jim Rodrigues of Blanco, Mr. Joel Smith of San Antonio, Dr. Joe Clay Brown of San Antonio, Mr. Mel Corbo of San Antonio, Mr. and Mrs. Tom Speir of Marshall, Mr. & Mrs. Fred Westergaard of Marshall, Mr. and Mrs. Conner Craig of Austin, Mr. and Mrs. Morris Alexander of Lockhart, Mr. and Mrs. Mark Riggin of Lockhart, Mr. and Mrs. Jessie Scott of Lockhart, Mr. and Mrs. Phil Wilhelm of Lockhart, Mr. and Mrs. Nick Cole of Lockhart, Mr. Jeff McVey of Lockhart and Mr. and Mrs. Hubert (Sonny) White.
Arrangements by Weed-Corley-Fish Funeral Home, 3125 N. Lamar.

Joe Edward Anton
Joe Edward Anton, of Lockhart, Texas, passed away Sunday, December 10, 2000 at the age of 73. He was born August 19, 1927 to Edward Christian and Frieda Ella (Barsch) Anton in Lockhart, Texas.
He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Edith Dale Anton; a son, David Anton and wife Carolyn of Austin, Tx; two granddaughters, Becky and Bonnie Anton of Austin; a sister, Rosa Lee Powell of Luling; a brother-in-law, Tommy Sanders and wife Beth of Mart; and nephew, Scott Sanders of Austin, Tx.
Family was present for visitation, 6 - 8 pm, Tuesday, December 12, at McCurdy Funeral Home.
Funeral services were held Wednesday, December 13, at McCurdy Chapel with interment followed at the Luling City Cemetery. Reverend Gary Rodgers officiated.
Arrangements by McCurdy Funeral Home, Lockhart.

Alvino Cardenas Sr.
Our beloved Alvino Cardenas Sr., age 74, of San Marcos, Texas was called by our Savior to his eternal rest on December 10, 2000. He honored his country by serving in the U.S. Army during WWII.
He is survived by sons, Victor Cardenas of Minnesota, Alvino Cardenas Jr. of Germany; daughter, Gloria Cardenas of Minnesota; brothers, Albert Cardenas of Hereford, Tx., Don Cardenas of Amarillo, Tx.; sisters, Mary C. Vargas of San Marcos, Tx., Adela C. Fernandez, Lupe C. Soliz, both of Lockhart, Tx.; and numerous grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his brother,, Jesse Cardenas and sister, Felicitas C. Nino.
Recitation of Rosary was held Monday, December 11, at 7:30 at Los Angeles Funeral Home. Mass of Christian burial was held Tuesday, at 12 noon, at St. John’s Catholic Church with Rev. Richard Wozniack C.M.F. officiating. Interment followed in San Juan Cemetery in Reedville, Tx.
Serving as pallbearers were immediate family members.
Arrangements under the direction of Villasenor Family-Los Angeles Funeral Home, San Marcos.

Vera Mae Garrett
Vera Mae Garrett, 86, of Red Rock died December 5, 2000 in Luling. Mrs. Garrett was born on May 8, 1914 in Galveston, Texas to Rachel Elizabeth Finck Yanch and Edwin Henry Yanch. She was united in marriage to Dr. Edwin E. Garrett in St. Louis, Missouri on December 17, 1945.
Gravesides services were held in Houston on December 7 by the George Lewis Funeral Home. Interment was in Forest Park Westheimer Cemetery in Houston. She is survived by her son Eddie Garrett and his wife Wyonda Garrett; two grandsons, Jesse and Eddie (III) Garrett; and two nephews, Ronnie Callahan and Danny Callahan.
Serving as honorary pallbearers were Roger Haug, Jim Crowley, Cecil Bethany, Al Uhlenhoff, Willie Bussa, Dr. William S. Banks and Edward C. Kruemmer.
In lieu of flowers, family requests memorials to be made to the Prevent Blindness Texas, 3211 W. Dallas, Houston, Texas 77019.
Arrangements by McCurdy Funeral Home, Lockhart.

Minerva Coopwood Lamb
Minerva Coopwood Lamb, of Austin, passed away Friday, December 8, 2000, at the age of 96. She was born May 31, 1904 to William C. and Rosa (Blunt) Coopwood in Lockhart, Texas. Mrs. Lamb is preceded in death by her husband, Ray Lamb in 1990.
She is survived by two daughters, Jean Benson and Anne Lamb; three grandchildren, Sandra Benson, Kay Arnold, and Carol Reed; two great-grandchildren, Sarah Arnold and Andrew Arnold all of Austin, TX.
Services were held Monday, December 11, at McCurdy Funeral Home. A private burial was followed at the Lockhart City Cemetery.
Funeral arrangements by McCurdy Funeral Home.

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