Category: "Obituaries"

Otilia Sedillo

Otilia Sedillo, our beloved mother, grandmother, and sister entered eternal rest at the age of 87. She was born on Dec. 13, 1927, in Austin, Texas. She is preceded in death by her parents, Jose and Adelaida Banda; brothers, Cruz Banda, Onesimo Banda, Jesse Banda, Guadalupe Banda; and sister Maria Lopez. She is survived by […]

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James Pittman

James Ray Pittman, 81, passed away on July 29, 2015.  He was born in Lockhart, Texas on Dec. 26, 1933, to JM and Minnie Pittman. He leaves to cherish his memory, one daughter, Sabina Martinez; grandchildren, Veronica Rodriguez, Magen Martinez, Mandy Martinez, and Chloe Saldana; one nephew, Michael Pittman and also his caretaker (Momma), Loidia […]

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Samuel Nunez, Sr.

Samuel “Hammer” Nunez, Sr., was born on Nov. 2, 1958, in Fentress, Texas, to Pablo Nunez and Janie Estrada. He was the first of seven children. Sammy went to be with the Lord on Friday, July 31, 2015, at the age of 56, with his family by his side at his home in Fentress. Sammy […]

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Richard Juelfs

Richard Herman Juelfs, 78, of Lockhart, Texas, passed away on Thursday, July 16, 2015 in Kyle, Texas. He was very dedicated to the U.S. Military and to this great country.  He was a good father to his three children, Rick, Chris and Jennifer and a loving grandfather to all of his grandchildren. Those that knew […]

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Mary Louise Jones

Mary Louise “Lou” Jones, (nee Reither), 69, of Bateman, Texas, went to the arms of Jesus after several months of pitched battle with multiple illnesses on July 31, 2015. Mary was born in Austin, Texas, on March 11, 1946, to Albert Lyle Reither and Rosa Nell Reither (nee Felps). She was a South Austin kid, […]

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Ada Freeman

Ada Frances Seitter Freeman, of Lockhart, passed away on Saturday, July 18, 2015 at the age of 84. Frances was born in the James Walker Memorial Hospital in Wilmington, N.C. on Aug. 26, 1930, to William Frederick Seitter and Grace Rhodes Seitter. In 1944, Solon Gore Long became her wonderful stepfather and introduced her to […]

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Dajan Carey

Herman Alan Dajan Carey, 14, passed away in Lockhart, Texas, on July 12, 2015. He was born on Dec. 22, 2000. Dajan is survived by his mother, Shannon Council; sister, Ariana; brother, Kalan; nephew, Michael; niece, Lotus; and maternal grandparents, Marty and Lila Gunnell. Dajan was a brilliant young man who was fiercely loyal. He lived […]

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George Benbow

George Walker Benbow, 77, died Saturday, July 18, 2015 in Luling, Texas. Born in Stratton, Texas, and raised in Yoakum, he was the son of W.J. “Bill” and Merle Maness Benbow. After graduating from Yoakum High School, he joined U.S. Marine Corps where he proudly served his country for four years. After his service, he […]

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Jeanie Braun-Tomme

Jeanie Braun Tomme, 67, of McMahan, raced through the gates of Heaven on July 17, 2015, after bravely battling cancer for nearly a year. At an early age, Jeanie developed a love for animals – especially for horses. This adoration of horses grew into a life-long passion, leading to an exciting, dedicated and fun-loving career […]

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Brian Ortiz

Our Heavenly Father received another angel on July 9, 2015. Brian Ortiz, of Kyle, was born on March 14, 1978 in San Marcos, Texas, to Margarito and Sandra Ortiz. He is survived by his wife, Priscilla Tenorio; son, Braden Ortiz; siblings, Jennifer Ortiz (Joey Rodriguez), Jeremy Ortiz (Kristianna Aranda) and Stephanie Ortiz; niece, Audrina Ortiz; […]

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