Category: "Obituaries"

Dr. Helene Harrison

Margaret Helene Westbrook was born Oct. 20, 1927, in Brownwood, Texas, to Oscar B. and Margaret McGhee Westbrook. She died Nov. 17, 2017, in Kyle, Texas. Helene completed her primary education in Brownwood and received her Bachelor of Arts in 1948 from Howard Payne College, majoring in Spanish and minoring in French. She became a […]

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Freddye Thompson

Freddye Faye (Fogg) Thompson was born July 30, 1924, to Iva McDaniel Fogg and Wilbur Degraffenreid Fogg in Brownwood, Texas, and died Nov. 9, 2017, in Bryan, Texas. Freddye graduated from Diboll High School in Diboll, Texas at the age of 16. She married Elmer Murel “Hotdog” Thompson at her parents’ home in Diboll on […]

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Juanita Michna

Juanita Barbara (Segel) Michna of Rosanky, Texas, died at the age of 82 on Nov. 10, 2017 at Lost Pines Nursing Home in Bastrop, Texas. She was born on May 30, 1935, in Rosanky, Texas to Andrew and Elizabeth (Wiest) Segel. Juanita was baptized into the Catholic faith on June 2, 1935. She married Victor […]

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Betty Jean Hellums

Betty Jean Hellums, of Lockhart, passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017, at the age of 86. She was born in Lytton Springs, Texas to Albert Sr. and Dixie Rose. Betty was raised with two brothers, Buddy and Pete Rose, who both protected and doted on her from the beginning. They shared a bond that […]

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Benito Ancira

Mr. Benito D. Ancira, 97, of Lockhart, entered into eternal rest on Monday, Oct. 30, 2017. He was born on Feb. 9, 1920. Mr. Ancira is survived by his daughters, Beatrice Sanchez, Rosalinda Cano, Domitila Pittsford, Matilda Sanchez and Maria Botello; 11 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. Recitation of the rosary was at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 1, […]

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Geraldine Cabiness

What rejoicing there must have been in Heaven when, on Oct. 28, 2017, Geraldine T. Cabiness made her safe flight from earth below to dwell eternally with his Heavenly Father above. “Dear,” as she was affectionately called by family and friends, was born in Luling on Oct. 2, 1930, to Lila Dowson and Ellis Tremble. […]

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Dominic Carter

Dominic Pickard Carter, of Lockhart, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017. Dominic Carter entered this world on Aug. 28, 1981, in Austin, Texas. He was the eldest of two children born to Vanessa Pickard Carter and Donald Newcomb Carter. Dominic is preceded by his grandfather, Timothy Pickard; and grandmothers, Helen Carter and Delores Pickard. Dominic […]

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Juan Estrada

Mr. Juan Estrada, 84, of Lockhart passed away Friday, Oct. 27, 2017. Mr. Estrada is survived by his children: Johnny Estrada, Mary Alice Garcia, Lorenzo Estrada, Sylvia Estrada, Rosalinda Garcia and Henry Estrada; 23 grandchildren: Jennifer Estrada, Cynthia Estrada, Ruben Estrada, Stephen Garcia, Chris Garcia, Alexandria Garcia, Amaro Garcia, Condado Garcia, Gregorio Garcia, Lewis Garcia, Alexis […]

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Ruby Glins

Ruby (Wagner) Glins, of Lockhart, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 5, 2017, at the age of 87. She was born in Goforth, Texas, to Hilda (Schaarschmidt) and Max Frank Wagner and was the youngest of eight children. She most recently attended St. Paul United Church of Christ in Lockhart. Most people knew her as “Mickey,” […]

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Raleigh Kreuz

Charles Raleigh Kreuz, 86, of Fredericksburg, passed away on Nov. 3, 2017 after a lengthy illness. Raleigh was born in Lockhart on June 15, 1931.  He graduated from Lockhart High School and received a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from The University of Texas.  He married Patricia A. Kreuz on Nov. 25, 1953. Upon […]

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