Category: "Obituaries"

Geraldine Smith

Geraldine “Jenny” Smith, 69, of Buda, went to be with her heavenly Father on Aug. 20, 2015. Jenny was a woman of strength, courage and faith and fought through many battles. She devoted her life to her family with the purest love. She taught us all how to love without condition, to always forgive, to […]

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Reginald Skaggs

Reginald Skaggs passed away in his home in Dale, Texas on Aug. 21, 2015 at age 79. He was born in Lockhart, Texas on Sept. 30, 1935. He grew up in Lockhart and Martindale where he graduated high school in 1955. He was inducted in the US Army in 1958 and served in the infantry […]

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Wesley Hill

Wesley Lee Hill was born to the parentage of Tillman Lee Hill, Sr. and Gussie Lee Branch Hill on Feb. 11, 1959, in Lockhart, Texas. He graduated from San Marcos High School in 1975 and attended Texas State University in San Marcos, Texas. Wesley was preceded in death by his mother, Gussie Lee Hill; his […]

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John Grogan

John Austin Grogan, 60, of Niederwald, Texas, passed away on Thursday, Aug. 13, 2015, at Christopher House in Austin, Texas. John was born on Nov. 30, 1954 at Chateauroux, France, to Lamont Calvert and Catherine Higgins Grogan.   John was a Licensed Nurse and had been a Corpsman in the United States Navy.   He worked for […]

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Mary Villalobos Galarza

On Aug. 19, 2015, Mary Villalobos Galarza, RN, died peacefully at home. Mary was born to Felipa Torres Villalobos and Refugio Villalobos on April 9, 1936, in Lockhart, Texas. After graduating from Lockhart High School, she became a nurses’ aide at the Baptist Memorial Hospital School of Nursing in San Antonio. She knew she wanted […]

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Leon Franks

Leon Eugene Franks, Jr, 32, of Lockhart, Texas passed away on Aug, 12, 2015. He was born on Oct. 19, 1982, in Austin, Texas to Leon Eugene Franks, Sr., and Jennifer Kalinosky. Leon was raised in Dale, Texas and attended school in Lockhart from kindergarten through 12th grade and went on to attend Texas State […]

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Annie Ritchie

On Aug. 5, 2015, at the age of 77 our beloved wife and mother, closed her eyes on this life and opened them to the next. Annie Bonita Joseph was born May 9, 1938, to Herman Lafayette and Willie “Ocia” Alexander Joseph in Lockhart, Texas. Annie married Kenneth M. Ritchie, on Feb. 14,1979 in San […]

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David P. Moore

David Parrish Moore, 83, passed away on Aug. 3, 2015, at his home in Lockhart, Texas. He was born on Jan. 4, 1932 in Leon, Iowa to David Perlonzo and  Pauline Marie (Parrish) Moore. David grew up in Leon, Lucas and Des Moines, Iowa. He graduated from Roosevelt High  School and Des Moines Technical High School in Des Moines, Iowa in 1950. After high school he attended Grand View Junior College in Des Moines, Iowa. […]

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Thomas R. Montoya

Togetherness by Thomas R. Montoya Death is not at all. I have only slipped away into the next house. Whatever we were to each other, we still are. Call me by my name Tom/Monty. Speak to me with the same ease you always have. Laughed as we always laughed at the jokes we enjoyed together. […]

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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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