Category: "Obituaries"

George Boeker, Jr.

George Washington Boeker, Jr., 77, passed away peacefully at his home in Niederwald, Texas, on June 24, 2017, with his family by his side. He was born to George Washington Boeker, Sr., and Hilda (Baring) Boeker in Dobrowolski, Texas, on Dec. 21, 1939. He graduated from Charlotte High School and retired from the City of […]

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Joseph Alvarez

Joseph “Joey” Alvarez, 40, of Lockhart, passed away peacefully on June 15, 2017. He was born on Jan. 7, 1977, to Bertha and Joe Alvarez. Joey was a beloved father, son, brother and friend. He always had a smile and a laugh, and he will be dearly missed. He is survived by his parents, Bertha […]

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William Voigt, Sr.

William “Bill” Thomas Voigt, Sr., 84, of Lockhart, Texas passed away peacefully on June 20, 2017, after a battle with cancer. He passed away peacefully with his children at his bedside. He was born on Jan. 29, 1933 in Jourdantan, Texas, to Sam and Ella Nite Voigt. He was preceded in death by his parents; […]

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Rene Rangel

Rene Rangel, 52, of Lockhart, passed away Wednesday, June 13, 2017. Rene was preceded in death by his younger brother Jaime Garza Rangel. Rene is survived by his parents, Erasmo R. Rangel, and Elmira Garza Rangel; his siblings, Siblings Hector (Maria) Rangel, Eddie (Celinda) Rangel and Esther (Rockey) Montana; six nieces and four nephews. Recitation […]

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Margaret Raemsch

Margaret Vinklarek Raemsch, 94, of Smithville, died Tuesday, June 13, 2017. Margaret was born to the late Alex and Frances (Mares) Vinklarek on March 23, 1923, in Cistern, Texas. Margaret was one of nine children raised on the family farm in Cistern. She attended and completed eight years at the St. Wenceslaus Catholic Elementary School […]

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James Kimble

James Kimble, 66, went to be with the Lord on June 15, 2017. Visitation will be held on Friday, June 23, 2017, from 3 – 7 p.m. at Rivers of Joy Temple of Worship (908 Live Oak St. – Lockhart, Texas). Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, June 24, 2017 at Sledge Chapel Baptist […]

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Michael Cowan

Michael “Mike” Edward Cowan, also known as “Grumpy,” passed away June 15 after a long battle with cancer. Mike was born to Cecil and Yvonne Cowan on Aug. 29, 1952, in Lockhart, Texas. He was preceded in death by both of his parents. He is survived by his wife, Patricia and three children: Beverly Crumley […]

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Paula McHaney

Paula McHaney was born May 15, 1932, and passed away peacefully, in her sleep, on June 7, 2017, at the age of 85. Mrs. McHaney was preceded in death by her husband, Erasmo McHaney, Sr., and her son, Gilbert McHaney. She is survived by her sons, Erasmo McHaney, Jr., and daughter-in-law, Linda A. McHaney, and […]

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David Jay Juarez

Brother and best friend David Jay Juarez was born in East Chicago, Ind., on April 8, 1976. He entered the Lord’s Paradise on May 12, 2017. He was loved by all his friends and family. He had a very special bond with all of his friends, to the point that they all considered him family. […]

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Verona Harmon

Our beloved Verona Helen Graef Harmon died on May 15, 2017 at the age of 97 years young. Our Oma, our Grandma, our “Sunshine” passed peacefully surrounded by loved ones at her home in Lockhart, Texas. She was born to Eugene and Hertha Graef of Lockhart on May 2, 1920. She was sister to three […]

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