Category: "Obituaries"

Ronald Bessire

Ronald Edward Bessire was born April 9, 1944. He was the son of Milton C. and Aileen Kirpatrick Bessire, of Abilene, Texas. Ron passed from this life on Feb. 11, 2013, at Warm Springs Rehab Hospital in Luling. He attained the age of 68 Years. Ron grew up in Abilene and at an early age […]

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Jeanne Efird

Jeanne Efird, 68, passed away peacefully in Austin, Texas on Jan. 23, 2013. She was born Doris Jeanne Markos in Austin, Texas, on March 8, 1944, to Doris Dell (Pierce) and Robert Gerald Markos. Jeanne grew up in Bishop, Texas, and graduated from Bishop High School in 1962. Following graduation from high school, Jeanne attended […]

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Alfredo P. Garza

And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose. Romans 8:28 Alfredo P. Garza was freed from his decade-long bout with cancer and met his Savior, Jesus Christ on Feb. 3, 2013. Born on Nov. 20, 1949, Freddie grew […]

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Kevin Braeutigam

Kevin Wayne Braeutigam, of Lockhart, passed away on Feb. 2, 2013, at the age of 44. He was born on Jan. 4, 1969, in Austin, Texas, to Gerald Wayne and Virginia Jacqueline (Whitehead) Braeutigam. Kevin was a godly man who loved his wife, children, family and church family very much. He was full of life […]

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Jesus “Jesse” Suniga

Jesus “Jesse” Suniga, 66, of Lockhart, passed away on Friday, Feb. 1, 2013. Jesse was born on Feb. 3, 1946, in Fentress, Texas, to Petra and Ponciano Zuniga. He was preceded in death by his father, Ponciano, sisters, Rosa and Olivia Zuniga,  and infant daughter, Maria Suniga. Jesse served our country in the United States […]

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Gladys E. Roberts

Gladys E. Roberts, of Lockhart, passed away on Feb. 3, 2013, at the age of 97 years. She was born Nov. 29, 1915. Gladys was a lifelong resident of Lockhart. After attending school in Dale, Texas, she married Bob W. Roberts in July 1932; they had one son, Bobby Lee. Gladys went to work for […]

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Norma Wilkins

Norma “Mawmaw” Wilkins, of Pflugerville (formerly of Lockhart), passed away peacefully the morning of Friday, Feb. 1, 2013. She is home with her heavenly Father. She was born in Nederland, Texas, on May 29, 1927, to the late Leonard and Olga Stele Van Marion. Norma was preceded in death by her parents; sisters, Pearl Cureton […]

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Rolodfo “Rudy” Granado

Mr. Rofolfo “Rudy” Granado, 60, of Lockhart, passed away Friday, Jan. 18, 2013. He was born on Oct. 8, 1952. Mr. Granado is survived by his sisters, Mary Ann Mireles and Dolores Castilleja. Recitation of the rosary was at 7 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 20, 2013 at DeLeon Funeral Home. Services were under the direction […]

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Mary Sophie Masur

Mary Sophie Masur of Lockhart, Texas, passed away on Jan. 23, 2013, at the age of 91. She was born on Dec. 24, 1921 in String Prairie, Texas, to Rudolph and Mary (Grohman) Till. Mary was a caring mother and grandmother. She retired from Lockhart ISD, food services after 26 years. She devoted her time […]

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Edward Stanley Balser

Edward “Stanley” Balser, 91, passed away to rejoin Maxine on Jan. 25, 2013. Born on Sept. 16, 1921, on a farm near Lockhart, to Edward and Nora Schulz Balser, Stanley was the second of four boys. Orphaned at age 10, he and his brothers were raised by their grandmother and aunts and uncles in the […]

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