Category: "Obituaries"

Shirley Whisenant

Shirley Ruth Whisenant, 69, passed away on Feb. 8, 2010. She was born on Aug. 20, 1940 in Livingston, Texas, to Lynn and Pauline Turner. She married J.L. Whisenant on May 17, 1963; they were married for 46 years. Shirley is survived by her husband, J.L. Whisenant; children: Sherry Cavanaugh, of Pearl, Miss., Susan Whisenant, […]

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Peggy Wisian

Peggy Wren Wisian passed away on Jan . 29, 2010. She was born in Lockhart, Texas, on Sept. 25, 1935. She was preceded in death by her husband, Weldon Wisian, and her son, Bob Wisian. She is survived by her daughter, Debbie Wisian; brother, Jim Horner; grandchildren, Jason Kellems and Stephanie Wisian; nieces, nephews and […]

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Amos “Oliver” Johnson

Amos “Oliver” Johnson, 90, of Luling, passed away on Jan. 29, 2010. He was born on Sept. 1, 1919, to John B. and Lillian Grace (Fluke) Johnson in Baca County, Colorado. He is preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Dorothee Rae Howell; and grandson, Ricky Johnson. Oliver is survived by his children: Richard […]

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Carolyn Dietz Lay

Carolyn Dietz Lay, of Lockhart, passed away on Saturday Jan. 30, 2010, in Austin, to be with her Heavenly Father. She was born to Henry and Charlotte Speck Dietz in New Braunfels, Texas, on Sept. 23, 1939. She married Leon Lay on Sept. 1, 1961 in New Braunfels, and they were married for a total […]

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Robert Parken Mosley

Robert Parken Mosley was born on Nov. 27, 1932, in Wilkes-Barre, Pa., to Mary Keay Mosley and William Mosley and he passed away to Glory on Jan. 25, 2010. Robert Parken Mosley graduated from Coughlin High School in Wilkes-Barre, Pa., in 1950. He joined the United States Air Force during the Korean War and was […]

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Ronald Joe Baker

Ronald Joe Baker was born to Vernon and Corene Baker on July 26, 1932, in Prairie Lea, Texas. He and his sister, Barbara Ann, were like peas and carrots. When the bigger boys tried to mess with her little brother, she’d put up her dukes and chase them away. He met his future wife, Norma […]

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Guadalupe R. DeLeon

Mrs. Guadalupe R. DeLeon, 80, of Lockhart, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 14, 2010. She was born on Oct. 25, 1929. Mrs. DeLeon is survived by her daughters: Ramona Reyes, Lydia Roy, Rebecca Velasquez, Rachael Quiroz, Irma Zapata and Patricia DeLeon; sons: Juan DeLeon, Raymond E. DeLeon, Anthony DeLeon and Michael DeLeon; 25 grandchildren; and […]

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Pierre Duffourc

Pierre “Duke” Duffourc, 80, of Austin, passed away on Friday, Jan. 22, 2010. He was born in Detroit, Mich., on Oct. 17, l929. Duke was a member of the American Legion, Post 83 and the Detroit Motion Picture Association. As a Staff Sgt. in the U.S. Air Force, he served as a Military Policeman. Later […]

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Meliton R. Juarez

Mr. Meliton R. Juarez, 91, of Lockhart, passed away on Friday, Jan. 22, 2010. He was born on March 10, 1918. Mr. Juarez is survived by his wife, Juanita Samaro Juarez; daughters: Rita Juarez, Maria Juarez McGill and Gloria Juarez Rodriguez; sons: Guadalupe (Peter) Juarez, Nicolas Juarez, Felix Juarez, Meliton Juarez, Jr., and Jospeh Juarez; […]

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Malinda Petrosky

Malinda Homann Petrosky, 85, of Mendoza, Texas, joined her Lord on Jan. 19, 2010. Malinda was born on March 21, 1924, in Mendoza to Gus and Frieda Band Homann. Raised on the family farm, she was no stranger to hard work. She attended Mendoza School and was competitive in basketball, volleyball, and baseball. She loved […]

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