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Vicente Tobias

Mr. Vicente Tobias, 100, of Uhland, Texas, passed away Saturday, July 15, 2107. He was born on June 10, 1917. Mr. Tobias was preceded in death by his parents, Rosalio Tobias, Sr. and Francisca Cruz; son, Macario Tobias; brother, Macario Tobias; and sister, Geronima Llanas. He is survived by daughters: Rosalinda Cruz, Delia Sanchez and […]

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Nelda Strawn

Nelda Ilene “Nena” (Burris) Strawn, was born in Luling, Texas on May 25, 1928, to Bessie and Tom Burris.  She was one of eight children, with five brothers and two sisters; she had a wonderful childhood. Her father died when she was 16, and it had a profound effect on her life.  She met her […]

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Vicenta “Bessie” Ramirez

Vicenta, 65, was called to her eternal rest on Wednesday, June 28, 2017. She was born on July 19, 1951 to the late Reyes Molina, Sr. and Francisca Molina. Bessie, as everyone knew her, was funny, kind, sweet, loving, caring and opened her door for anyone. Many people called her “Mom.” She lived life to […]

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Elvira Hernandez

Beloved Mother, Grandmother and Great-Grandmother, Elvira Z. “Ama” Hernandez, 89, was called to her eternal resting place on Sunday, July 2, 2017. Elvira was born on Feb. 12, 1928, in Lockhart, Texas, a daughter of the late Pablo and Virginia Zapata. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 49 years, Jose A. […]

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Geraldine Ohlendorf

Geraldine Ohlendorf, a lifelong resident of Lockhart, Texas, passed away on July 6, 2017. Gerry loved life and found great fulfillment in service to family, church, and community. She gave tirelessly to her family and the children of Lockhart, shared passionately her musical talents through church and school, and worked enthusiastically to preserve Caldwell County’s […]

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Enforcement increases to match river traffic

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER At the halfway point of the summer tubing season, the San Marcos River remains a prime concern for Caldwell County officials and residents. “The crowds are increasing this year to a level that we haven’t seen before,” Emergency Management Coordinator Martin Ritchey said on Wednesday morning. “But with the increased law […]

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From the Clocktower – The little things – what it’s all about

By Kathi Bliss Editor/POST-REGISTER   The Fourth of July has always been my favorite holiday. I’m all about Mom, Apple Pie and America. I blame my grandparents. They brought up an incredibly patriotic brood, none of whom were ever allowed to forget that we wouldn’t exist, if it weren’t for the US Marine Corps (true […]

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Stan Haddox

Heaven gained another amazing soul on June 30,2017. Stanley Harry Haddox, born July 9, 1940, has joined his mother, Elizabeth Merle, his beloved father-in-law, James Wilson, mother-in-law, Virginia Wilson, and his loving brother, Kenneth, in peace. Stan, better known to some as Satch, originated from Lorain and Sheffield Lake, Ohio, and later lived out his […]

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Alvino Mendez

Beloved brother, husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and great-great-grandfather, Mr. Alvino Mendez, 86, passed away peacefully at his home in Lockhart, surrounded by his family, on July 1, 2017. Mr. Mendez was born on Sept. 12, 1930, to Pablo and Francisa Mendez. He was an entrepreneur and businessman, the owner and operator of Mendez Grocery in […]

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Virginia Andrews

Virginia Lee Johnston Andrews has moved on to her final resting place in Heaven on July 2, 2017, she was 73 years old, just a few days shy of her 74th Birthday. She has joined her husband, Lonnie Andrews, of the Austin and Lockhart areas; her parents, Frank and Eva Johnston, of Elkhart Texas; a […]

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