Our Obituaries

Mari Frances Wylie

May 19, 1952 - November 19, 2017

Mari Frances Wylie of Austin, TX, 65, passed away Sunday, November 19, 2017.Mari Carpenter was born May 19, 1952 in Colby, Kansas. She was the oldest of six children and graduated Colby High School in 1970. She married Don Nye and earned her Physical Therapy degree from the University of Kansas. Her daughter, Tara, was born in 1971 and her son, Donovan, was born in 1976. The family moved to...
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Scott Darren Latulippe

May 6, 1976 - November 17, 2017

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Oliver Randolph Johnson

January 22, 1924 - November 17, 2017

Oliver Randolph Johnson was born January 22, 1924 in Manor, Tx. He was reunited with the love of his life, Mable, on November 17, 2017 at the age of 93.He was preceded in death by his parents, Rudolph and Hulda Johnson; his wife of 55 years, Mable, in 2002; brothers Carl, Marvin and Lyndon; sisters Ruby Patton, Gladys Manchaca, and Helen Holland; and son-in-law Patrick Roth.Oliver is survived by...
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Nancy Ann Looney

September 14, 1924 - November 16, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Cook-Walden Funeral Home, Austin, Texas.
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David English Smith

June 9, 1920 - November 15, 2017

David English Smith, Jr., M.D died on Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at his home in Austin, Texas from complications of cancer.He is survived by his three children: Ann S. Elbert, of Austin, TX; David B. Smith (Jane) of Dallas, TX; and Marrie Smith of Dallas, TX; four grandchildren: Jennifer Fudge (Adrian) of Austin, TX, Michael Elbert (Mary) of Lynn Haven, FL, Steven Elbert of Lake Jackson, TX;...
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Alice Marie Bridges

March 18, 1923 - November 14, 2017

Alice Marie Brown Bridges, age 94, beloved wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother passed away peacefully surrounded by family on November 14, 2017 in Austin, Texas. She was born to Fritz and Louise Zwerneman on March 18, 1923 in Lexington, Texas. She was baptized on April 8, 1923 by Pastor W. Mueller and confirmed at St. Peters in Lincoln, TX in 1936.She touched the lives of so many...
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Jackson Charles Graves

April 17, 1990 - November 14, 2017

Jackson Charles GravesApril 17, 1990 - November 14, 2017Jackson was 27 when he left us. He had a life of struggle and achievement. He was a good dad to his son Jaden, and the sound of those two laughing together while hanging out would make anyone smile.He loved rap music and would trade music with his friends and write to their beats. He loved his friends, too many to mention. He was a caring...
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Faye Elena Barnes

April 27, 1930 - November 12, 2017

Faye Elena Deane Barnes went to be with her Lord and Savior on Nov. 12, 2017. Surrounded by the family who adored her, she passed away peacefully at home after living an active and fulfilling life as a mother, grandmother, great grandmother and wife to her loved ones. She loved her husband, Thomas 'Buddy' Barnes, for his kindness and patience. He was her friend and companion for 66 years. Faye...
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Jackson Scott Latulippe

June 7, 2003 - November 11, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Cook-Walden Funeral Home, Austin, Texas.
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Nancy Marie Latulippe

November 26, 1978 - November 11, 2017

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Bill B. Glover

November 18, 1930 - November 11, 2017

Dr Bill Glover was born in Tucumcari, New Mexico to Frank Glover and Ruby Reed on November 18, 1930. He went home to be with his Lord and Savior on November 11, 2017. He is survived by his dear wife of 37 years, Barbara Glover. He is also survived by his children, Brad and Wendy Glover, Justin and Karen Glover, Steve Robisheaux, Randy and Lori Robisheaux, Kelly and Gary Miller, and Trey...
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Wilford R. Swinney

October 7, 1922 - November 11, 2017

Wilford Reed Swinney of Austin, Texas passed away on Saturday, November 11, 2017. Wil was 95 years of age.Wil was born on October 7, 1922 in Austin, Texas. He spent 6 years in the United States Navy and enjoyed sharing those experiences with friends and family. One of his favorite pastimes was flying small prop airplanes around central Texas. This is how he courted his soon to be wife, Theresa...
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Melvin Ozias Sawyer

October 28, 1927 - November 10, 2017

Melvin Ozias Sawyer went to be with the Lord on Friday November 10, 2017, at the age of 90. Born in Florence, Texas, on October 28, 1927, Melvin was the son of Elmer and Clara (Daniel) Sawyer. After graduating from Florence High School in 1945, he entered the army and served 8 months in Korea. After moving to Austin in 1948, he began a career in construction work spanning 41 years, which...
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Faez Najib Wehbe

January 1, 1921 - November 9, 2017

Faez Najib Wehbe, was called to heaven on November 9, 2017 at Dell Seton Hospital, Austin Texas, surrounded by his nine children. Faez was born in El Menieh, Lebanon on Janurary 1, 1921. He was the oldest of six children born to Najib and Jamilee Wehbe. He was a prominent business man in Lebanon, where he lived a great portion of his life. His heart and soul brought him to Austin, Texas in 1991,...
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Willie Bedford

July 3, 1930 - November 7, 2017

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Frederick Henry Pape

February 4, 1929 - November 6, 2017

Frederick Henry Pape, age 88, passed away on November 6, 2017 in Austin, Texas. Frederick was born on February 4, 1929 in Evanston, Illinois to Paul Robert Pape and Elizabeth Florence Massmann Pape. Fred grew up in Chicago's Rogers Park neighborhood and graduated from Loyola Academy and Loyola University of Chicago. Majoring in philosophy, he graduated in 1949. He married Geraldine Margaret...
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Dora Lee Brooks

August 5, 1929 - November 5, 2017

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Eugene Louis Langenfeld

October 1, 1926 - November 3, 2017

Eugene Louis Langenfeld died November 3, 2017. Geno, as he was known to friends and family, was born October 1, 1926 in Port Huron, Michigan, to Joseph Langenfeld, a railroad man, and Kathryn Langenfeld, a Saint of a woman. At age 15 he left home with his buddies to travel the country, soon thereafter enlisting in the U.S. Navy and serving as a Gunner's Mate aboard the LSM 466 in the Asiatic...
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Bobby Earl Wampler

March 15, 1937 - November 3, 2017

Bobby Earl Wampler (Bob)Bobby Earl Wampler (Bob) died peacefully in his sleep Friday morning. He and his wife of 42 years, Verda Mae Kennemer Hale Wampler were residents of the Belmont Village Senior Living Center in Austin. Bob had been suffering from a long term illness, but had lived productively up until the last eighteen months. Bob was preceded in death by his parents, Earl G. Wampler and...
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Lillian Lillian Drosche

January 21, 1921 - November 1, 2017

Rosa Lillian Drosche, 96, passed away November 1, 2017. Lillian was born January 2, 1921 to Walter Lee and Bertha Delvige McFarlin. She married A.O. (Dee) Drosche on July 2, 1937. They shared 31 years of happiness until his death. Their union was blessed with 4 children: Dawn Delphine, Keith Dee, Nelda Joan and Rita Jean. Lillian became a Christian at the age of 15 and taught Sunday School...
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Gayle Grimmer Harrell

October 13, 1938 - November 1, 2017

Gayle Grimmer Harrell, a longtime resident of Austin, TX, passed away on November 1, 2017. She was a member of Saint Francis Anglican Church. Gayle leaves to cherish her memory husband Keith, son Greg, daughter Tanya and many friends. She would like to be remembered, not mourned. Donations may be made in her honor to Saint Francis Anglican Church, 3401 Oak Crest Drive, Austin, TX 78727.
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James Graham Upton

March 7, 1941 - October 31, 2017

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Reginald Smith

April 6, 1954 - October 30, 2017

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Peggy Gray Townsend

January 26, 1923 - October 27, 2017

TOWNSEND Margaret Ruth 'Peggy' Gray Wilson____________________________________________________________________________________Margaret Ruth 'Peggy' Gray (1923-2017) was born in Wichita Falls, Texas to Maggie Davidson (1897-1979) and Herbert Scott Gray (1894-1977) on Friday, January 26, 1923. She passed away peacefully on Friday, October 27, 2017 in the company of family, at St. David's North...
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Sheri Elise Weaver Mitchell

September 20, 1960 - October 25, 2017

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Chester T. Shelton

September 27, 1950 - October 23, 2017

Chester Thomas "Tommy" Shelton of Georgetown, Texas, passed away Monday, October 23, 2017. He was born in Austin, Texas in 1950. Tommy was preceded in death by his parents, Marvin Steve and Marion Elizabeth Shelton. He is survived by his loving wife of 39 years, Marilyn; sons, Thomas Shelton and wife Katie of Pflugerville and Kevin Shelton and wife Caroline of Lakeway; daughters, Melanie Romer...
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Delta Glee Waterman

February 24, 1915 - October 22, 2017

Delta Glee Waterman, beloved wife, loving mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother passed away peacefully October 22, 2017, at the age of 102. She was known for her outgoing nature, friendliness, sense of humor, deep faith and love of family.Born Delta Glee Follette on February 24, 1915 to Fred and Fern Follette, she grew up with five brothers and one sister in Vale, South Dakota. On a trip to...
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Barbara Inez West

May 3, 1943 - October 21, 2017

Barbara Inez West (Pervier), age 74 of San Marcos, Texas passed away due to natural causes on October 21, 2017 in Austin, Texas. Born May 3, 1943 to her Father Charles Clayton Pervier and Mother Mary Francis Pervier (Case). She was raised in San Antonio, Texas where she graduated High School and then attended Lubbock Christian College. While attending college she met and fell in love with...
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Janice Hardy Boyd

June 9, 1941 - October 21, 2017

Janice Boyd, 76, died on Saturday, October 21 in Austin. She believed that well-informed and questioning citizens were the bedrock of democracy and worked throughout her life in public education, first as a teacher and then an as administrator with the Texas Education Agency.Her daughter Sarah Boyd and her husband Donald Boyd, both of Austin, survive her. She was preceded in death by her...
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Jean E. Bunge

August 28, 1931 - October 21, 2017

Jean Bunge (Evans), age 86, passed away on October 21, 2017 in Austin, TX.Jean was born August 28, 1931 in Wichita Falls, TX to parents Arthur Evans and Ibbie (Martin) Evans. She graduated from Austin High School in 1948. She worked for the IRS from 1962 to 1992 where she achieved the position of Problem Resolution Section Chief for the Examination Division in Austin district.Jean was a loving...
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Charlotte Etta Wagh

February 25, 1923 - October 21, 2017

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Christopher Michael Sachs

June 30, 1952 - October 19, 2017

Christopher Michael Sachs, 65, died October 19th in a tragic boating accident. An outgoing and colorful man of varied interests, Chris maintained a devotion to and affection for his family and friends throughout his life. He never met a stranger. He collected and cherished friends everywhere he went.Born and raised in Hanover, NH, he graduated from Hanover High School in 1970 and prior to...
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Charley Charles Clare

July 22, 1927 - October 19, 2017

Irwin Charles "Charley" Clare, 90, of Austin passed away on October 19, 2017. Charley was born on July 22, 1927 in Louisville, Kentucky to Irwin Charles Clare Sr. and Lillian Belle Hunter. As a child he lived in Youngstown, Ohio and Baltimore, Maryland before the family settled in Wilmington, Delaware. Charley forged his identity early on as a strong personality who thought his own thoughts and...
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Ralph Allen Mullins

May 14, 1961 - October 18, 2017

It is with great sadness that the family of Ralph Allen Mullins announces his passing after a brief illness on Wednesday, October 18, 2017, at the age of 56 years old. Ralph will be forever remembered by his wife and best friend Natalie Mullins; his son, Jack Mullins and his wife Caitlyn; his stepchildren, Corey Crone and his wife Eva, and Ashley Crone; his mother Elizabeth "Ann" Mullins and...
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Ismael Ponce

December 18, 1949 - October 17, 2017

Ismael Ponce, age 67, passed away on October 17th, 2017 in San Antonio, TX. Ismael was born on December 18th, 1949 in Harlingen, TX to parents Jose Garcia and Teodora Ortiz. In 1985, he moved to Austin, TX and accepted a position as a purchaser at Texas National Guard, where he worked for more than 30 years.Ismael was a great man and a loving father. He was married and he had 2 children and he...
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Carl Edward Law

September 26, 1926 - October 17, 2017

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Rolene J. Tefft

May 30, 1931 - October 16, 2017

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Angelina Falcon Villarreal

October 15, 2017 - October 15, 2017

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Julius Henry Shooter

September 23, 1955 - October 11, 2017

SHOOTER, J.H.Age 62, of Del Valle, passed away October 11, 2017. Shooter was never one to pass up telling a good story, going fishing or enjoying a good southern meal. Shooter was a kind soul and his friendship will be missed by many. Service will be held October 21, 2017 at 2:30 at Cook Walden Funeral Home, 6100 North Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78752. To share condolences with the family, please...
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Blandina Marx

July 16, 1929 - October 10, 2017

Blandina Hattie Mersiovsky was born in Walburg, Texas, July 16, 1929 to Louise Bethke and Max Mersiovsky and was baptized and confirmed at Zion Lutheran Church in Walburg.She married Alfred Marx of Thorndale, Texas, November 10, 1957. She and Alfred farmed in Thorndale and then moved to Austin in 1960 where they worked for 37 years for the University of Texas. After she retired, she did child...
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David Joe Mitchell

December 8, 1929 - October 8, 2017

David Joe Mitchell, Retired MSGT of the U.S. Air Force, 87 of Austin, Texas and passed on October 8, 2017. He was born December 8, 1929 in Dallas, Texas. He is predeceased by his wife Mildred (Mickey) Mitchell of 55 years.David is survived by his three daughters: Suzanne Mitchell Gumpl, Kathryn Mitchell Foley and her husband Milton Foley, and Dava Mitchell Watson and her husband Daniel "Ashley"...
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Jay B. Bisbey

December 18, 1937 - October 8, 2017

Jay was born in St. Joseph's Hospital, Houston, Texas on 18 December 1937 to his mother, Opal Doege Bisbey and father, Joseph B. Bisbey. Both of his parents have pre-deceased him.His mother insisted he attend All Saints Catholic School and later St. Thomas High School where he graduated in 1955. At St. Thomas, Jay played on the freshman baseball and football teams, but soon spent full time on...
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Warren Anthony Ressel

October 7, 1947 - October 5, 2017

In the early morning hours of October 5, 2017 Warren was called to be with the Lord, with his loving wife of 49 years, Betty, at his side. He had suffered a heart attack the evening before and was unable to recover, despite commendable efforts by St. David's medical staff.Warren was tenacious, stubborn, kind-hearted, tormented, gentle, deeply spiritual, funny and a great friend to all he met. He...
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John William Scogin

May 9, 1927 - September 30, 2017

John William Scogin, 90, was born in Harlingen, Texas on May 9, 1927 and went to his Eternal Home on Saturday, September 30, 2017.He moved to Austin with his family at the age of nine, attended Austin High School and was on the football team.In his early years, he was employed by a seismograph company exploring for oil in south Texas. He also was employed by the Dr. Pepper Bottling Company and...
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Carla Batts Brooks

January 6, 1959 - September 29, 2017

Carla Denise Batts Brooks, age 59, passed away on Friday, September 29, 2017 in Austin, Texas. Carla was born on January 6, 1959 in Austin, Texas.Carla was preceded in death by her father, Willie Bradshaw Jr., her brother, Victor Lamar Batts, and her sisters; Belinda Ann Pleasant and Cynthia Dianne Batts. She leaves to cherish her memory, her loving son Eddie James Ward II, and her grandchildren,...
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Harry Trumbo Swimme

May 13, 1927 - September 28, 2017

Harry T. Swimme, Jr. of Pflugerville went very peacefully to be with the Lord on Thursday, September 28, 2017. He was bright, alert and happy after a long serious illness when he, rather quickly and surprisingly, just slipped away into his eternal rest. Harry was born in San Antonio on May 13, 1927 to Mary Lea Swimme and Harry T. Swimme, Sr. He leaves behind his 2nd wife of 15 years Katheryn Ann...
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Tony G. Mendoza

August 29, 1977 - September 28, 2017

Tony G Mendoza, 40 Leonel Salinas Mendoza, Sr. and Belen Garcia Mendoza raised their son Tony G Mendoza to work hard, lead with love, have fun, and to be a man for others. Tony didn't let them down. Sadly, he unexpectedly passed on September 28,2017. Despite their grief, Tony's family and many friends across Texas and the USA know that he packed a lifetime of joy into his 40 years....
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Donald Arthur Itzen

July 31, 1932 - September 26, 2017

Donald Arthur Itzen, 85, passed away from natural causes at home on Sept 25, 2017. Don was born in Herman Minnesota on July 31, 1932. The 2nd youngest of 11 children, he grew up on a farm and even delayed a year of high school to help his father seed, plow and harvest the crops. He attended Hope College in Michigan and boxed in Golden Glove competitions for 2 years before joining the United...
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Elin C. Sorensen

April 15, 1943 - September 24, 2017

Elin C. Sorensen, age 74, quietly passed away on 24 September 2017 at 10:33 pm in Seton NW hospital in Austin, Texas. The family wishes to thank the staff of Seton NW for their care and understanding as well as the kindness they showed in caring for Elin.Elin has both a BS and an MS in Sociology and an MSW.Elin went into the U.S. Army with a direct commission as a first lieutenant in Medical...
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Hans Edward Turley

March 12, 1946 - September 24, 2017

Hans E. "Rusty" Turley Jr., 71, passed away Sunday, September 24, 2017 after a 6 month battle with lung cancer. A native Austinite born in 1946, the son of Hans and Frances (Brock) Turley, he attended Austin public schools and played football for Austin High School, graduating in 1964. He maintained lifelong friendships with his beloved Austin High classmates, Loyal Forever. After graduating, he...
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William Evans Pryor

December 30, 1962 - September 22, 2017

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Marjorie Lanelle Williams

November 20, 1927 - September 22, 2017

Marjorie LaNelle Williams, 89, peacefully passed away on September 22, 2017 in Austin, Texas. She was born in Runge, Texas on November 20, 1927 to Charles Dudley Campbell and Grace Truman Clark Campbell. On September 1, 1950, she married Marcus E. Williams Jr. in Corpus Christi, Texas.Marjorie was a loving wife, mother, meemaw and great grandmother who loved her family well and all of their...
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David Bishop Cabe

July 15, 1947 - September 22, 2017

David Bishop Cabe, age 70, of Austin, TX, passed away from the complications of ALS (Lou Gehrig's disease), on September 22, 2017. David was born in Temple, Texas to Ernest and Muriel Cabe on July 15, 1947 and grew up in Austin, where he spent most of his life. He graduated from McCallum High School in 1965 and earned bachelor's and master's degrees in engineering from the University of Texas....
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Conrado Gonzales

May 8, 1932 - September 21, 2017

Conrado Gonzales (May 8, 1932-September 21, 2017)Conrado Gonzales died September 21, 2017 in Austin, TX. He was a humble, loving, and strong man of faith who was loved by all who knew him. Conrado was born in the spring of 1932 to Manuel Gonzales and Lucila Garza Gonzales on a ranch outside of Rio Hondo, TX in the Rio Grande Valley. He served honorably in the U.S. Army and, after being discharged...
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Mary Ann Petrick

December 28, 1935 - September 19, 2017

Mary Ann Petrick, beloved wife, mother and grandmother passed away peacefully on September 19, 2017. Mary Ann was born on December 28, 1935 to Dan and Hattie Taylor in Seguin, TX.Mary Ann spent her childhood in Seguin, San Antonio, Waelder, and Austin where she studied Elementary Education at the University of Texas. While at UT, she met Joseph Petrick. They married on July 27, 1957 and...
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Israel D. Garcia

May 14, 1944 - September 17, 2017

Garcia Sr., Israel D.Garcia, Israel D., Sr., Age 73 of Austin, Texas passed away September 17, 2017. He is the son of Eufemia Garcia who survives him and who lives in McAllen, Texas. He was the husband of Alice Garcia who he married on September 18, 1999. Alice had four children who affectionately called Israel, "Dad". Those children are Diane I. Kromko, Christine M. Scott, Richard Muniz,...
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Margie Marie Corse

August 11, 1923 - September 17, 2017

Margie Marie Morgan Corse of Plano, Texas (formerly Austin, TX) passed away on Sunday, September 17, 2017 at the age of 94. She was proceeded in death by her husband, William (Bill) Corse, her parents, Ben and Hattie Morgan, brother, Eugene Morgan and sisters, Elnora Cummins, Vivian Touchstone, Bobbie Smykal, and Lillie Cummings. Margie is survived by her son, Richard Corse of Dallas, his wife...
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Patricia Maxwell Haines

December 14, 1935 - September 17, 2017

Patricia Ann Maxwell Haines departed this life on September 17, 2017, after an extended illness. Born in 1935 in Lometa, Texas, Patricia moved to Austin in 1955 after marrying David Porter Haines. David and Patricia founded Haines Building Services and provided janitorial contracting for many years to large facilities including Tracor, Coca-Cola Bottling and the Texas Municipal League. ...
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Kenneth Romal Eppright

May 26, 1933 - September 15, 2017

Kenneth R. Eppright, 84, of Austin, Texas entered eternal rest of the evening of September 15, 2007 after an extended illness. He never lost his love for life, people, nor his faith in God. On May 26, 1933, he was born to Andrew and Lillie (Cockrell) Eppright. He was proceeded in death by his parents, Andrew and Lillie; one sister, Doris Hill; three brothers, Lewis Eppright, Benny Eppright and...
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Clifford Jerome Collins

May 3, 1966 - September 14, 2017

After a long illness, Clifford Collins passed away on September 14, 2017. Clifford was born on May 3, 1966 to Cliff and Ann Collins in Dallas, Texas.He graduated from McCallum High School in Austin, Texas in May of 1985. He enjoyed playing golf with the team and was involved in scouting. He graduated from Texas State Technical College with an Associate's Degree in Supermarket and Retail...
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Raymond M. Sanchez

July 30, 1926 - September 13, 2017

Raymond Sanchez, 91, passed away on September 13, 2017. A native Austinite, Raymond was born on July 30th, 1926. He was a proud WWII veteran, serving for years in the Pacific where he was wounded twice in action. After the war, he was the manager of the Austin Army and Navy Store and area wide manager of the House of Jeans Store, with locations in central and south Texas. He later went into...
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Alfonso Munoz Mendoza

November 9, 1929 - September 13, 2017

Alfonso M Mendoza, age 87, was called home by our Heavenly Father on September 13, 2017. He passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by his loving family. He is preceded in death by his mother, Maria M Mendoza; his father, Arnulfo H Mendoza; and son, Oscar B Mendoza. He is survived by his loving wife, Evangelina B Mendoza; son, Danny B Mendoza (wife Teresa); daughter, Diana B Mendoza;...
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Debra Ann Taylor

October 3, 1955 - September 12, 2017

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Leah Guadalupe Avila

September 10, 2017 - September 10, 2017

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Janice Elaine Murry

June 6, 1956 - September 9, 2017

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Doris Rose Robinson

June 1, 1932 - September 9, 2017

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Barbara Jean Sanders

March 30, 1940 - September 9, 2017

Barbara Jean Sanders, known and loved as Austin's Hub Cap Annie, lost her battle with lung cancer on Saturday, September 9, 2017 at the age of 77. She passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by family. Barbara was born in Tennessee on March 30, 1940, to Roy Lee Sanders and Adeline (Humphrey) Sanders. She was the fifth of six children and is survived by four of her siblings, Mary Pritchett,...
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Mary Lou Louise Conelly

September 7, 1935 - September 8, 2017

Mary L. Connelly, 82, Temple, OKMary Louise Powell Connelly, a Temple Native and avid ballroom dancer, died in Austin, Texas, September 8, 2017, a day after her 82nd birthday.Mary Lou was born September 7, 1935, to Joseph Shular Powell and Ruby Elva Kennedy Powell in Walters, Oklahoma. She graduated from Temple High School in 1953 and worked at a bank in Wichita Falls, Texas, until she married...
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William Mac Orman

June 4, 1933 - September 8, 2017

William M. Orman died September 8, 2017 after a short illness. He was born June 4, 1933 in Shreveport, Louisiana. Bill served 26 years in the Air Force, retiring on January 1, 1980 as a Chief Master Sergeant on the Inspector General's staff. He then went on to remodel and build custom homes throughout Austin. In 1987 he moved to the San Francisco Bay Area continuing in this profession and...
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Lawrence Dean Butler

May 10, 1966 - September 7, 2017

Lawrence Dean Butler II, age 51, of Austin, Texas passed away on September 7, 2017. Lawrence was born on May 10, 1966 to Lawrence and Judith Butler in Ridgewood, NJ. He attended Southwest Texas State University where he received a Bachelor Degree in Business Management and he was on the Dean List. Lawrence married Cassandra Thi Butler on August 10, 2001, and he had a passion for classic cars and...
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Darlene Janice Robertson

July 28, 1943 - September 7, 2017

Darlene Robertson passed away on September 7, 2017, and is now with her son Carlos in the Kingdom of Heaven. She will be sorely missed by her husband Don, her family, beloved dogs, Chloe and Holly, and her numerous friends she loved so dearly.She is survived by daughter Cristina, her husband Todd and their children, Tayler, Todd and Ryan; daughter Michelle, her husband, Javier and their...
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Catherine Joy Penrose

January 7, 1925 - September 6, 2017

Catherine Joy Penrose 1925 - 2017, went to be with the lord on Wednesday September 06, 2017 At Silverado Memory Center in Buda, Texas. Joy Penrose was born in Taft, Texas on January 07, 1925 to Birdwell Cope and Catherine Davis. She is preceded in death by her parents and two sisters Betty Betezler and Joann Haynes. She was a florist and an interior designer as well as moving on to help her...
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Judith Mary Vrazel

January 5, 1927 - September 6, 2017

Judith "Judy" Vrazel passed away Tuesday, September 5, 2017, at the age of 90. She was born January 5, 1927, in Fayetteville, Texas, the second child and only daughter of the late Joseph and Sophie Kovar. She grew up in the Fayetteville/Ellinger area where the family farmed during the Depression Years. She married Emil Vrazel on May 20, 1947, following his service in World War II. Emil and...
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Raymond Lee Urias

September 24, 1947 - September 2, 2017

Raymond Lee Urias 69, passed away on September 2, 2017 in his home in Austin TX. He was born in Austin TX on December 24, 1947 to Santana Castro Urias Jr. and Cloe Belle Beard. March 10, 1966 he enlisted in the Navy where he was places at the U.S. Naval Station Treasure Island in San Francisco, California. When he came home from the Navy he enjoyed being a mechanic. He was survived by his...
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Patrick Benedict Fitzpatrick

April 30, 1945 - September 2, 2017

Pat ("Papa Pickles") Fitzpatrick passed away on Saturday, September 2, 2017 while listening to the Notre Dame game at home surrounded by his family at the age of 72. Pat was born in Evanston, Illinois on April 30, 1945 at St. Francis Hospital. He attended Evanston Township High School and Wright College, before joining the United States Air Force in 1966. While in the military he met...
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James William Bradford

August 8, 1920 - September 1, 2017

James William Bradford, retired Col. U.S. Air Force, age 97 of Austin Texas, was called by our heavenly Father on Thursday, September 1, 2017. James "Buddy" Bradford, served in the Army Air Corp and then the United States Air Force from 1942-1970. He was a fighter pilot in the Pacific theater during WWII. Among his commendations, he was awarded the Legion of Merit for his service in Korea, and...
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Roberto Contreras

January 24, 1959 - August 31, 2017

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Willie F. Lambert

February 18, 1933 - August 28, 2017

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Shirley Maxine Sanders

June 29, 1936 - August 28, 2017

Shirley Sanders passed away peacefully, at her home in Austin, Texas on, August 28th, 2017 at the age of 81. Shirley is preceded in death by, her husband of 62 years, Wesley Sanders; father, Wilburn Drake; Mother, Vada Inez Dawson and Step father, Robert Dawson; and brother, Doyle Drake.Shirley is survived by her son, Butch Sanders and girlfriend, Diana Schmitt; daughter Vicki Sabatino Barnette...
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Linda Faye Menley

June 24, 1955 - August 28, 2017

Linda Faye Menley, age 62, of Austin, TX passed away on August 28, 2017 after battling cancer for 4 years. Linda was born to Wenston and Lucille Menley on June 24, 1955 in Georgetown, TX. Linda graduated from Lanier High School in 1973. She worked for Custom Book Bindery for 10 years. Linda loved to write short stories and she also loved animals especially cats and dogs. She is preceded in...
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John Farrar Martin

March 15, 1964 - August 27, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Cook-Walden Funeral Home, Austin, Texas.
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C.B. Francis

August 9, 1926 - August 26, 2017

C. B. Francis was born Cecil Bruce Francis, August 9, 1926 in Houston, Texas and departed this world August 26, 2017, shortly after celebrating his 91st birthday. When he was five years old he announced loudly to his Mother that he did not like the name Cecil or Bruce and she and his siblings were to call him C.B. from then on - and they and the rest of the world did! As a young sailor in World...
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Elma Gloria Hargrave

August 8, 1926 - August 21, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Cook-Walden Funeral Home, Austin, Texas.
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Brittany Jordan Gaona

November 7, 1992 - August 20, 2017

Brittany Jordan Gaona Nov 7, 1992-Aug 20, 2017 On August 20, 2017, our precious Brittany was called to her heavenly home. She was born in Austin, Texas on November 7, 1992 to proud parents Roslyn Caballero Gaona and Fidel Daniel Gaona. Brittany was a joy to all her family, she was a sweet, compassionate, loving child. She loved to share whatever she had. She loved her family and always kept in...
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Ma Te

March 1, 1980 - August 19, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Cook-Walden Funeral Home, Austin, Texas.
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Marc Dekirmandjian

April 25, 1972 - August 19, 2017

I am not here today to talk to you.I wish I could be. My life has been enriched by all who have touched me, helped me, supported me. I have had a great life, including my upbringing in Libertyville where I graduated high school, and then went on to Marquette University in Milwaukee.oh, the stories I could tell! As my life continued I had a fantastic voyage throughout the world, including my...
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J. T. Glass

November 19, 1924 - August 18, 2017

JT Glass died August 18, 2017 in Austin, Texas. He was born November 19, 1924 in Slaton, Texas to Frank and Grace Rogers Glass.After graduating, he served in the Navy during World War II on the USS Remey. In 1946, he was called back to duty on the USS Bayfield during the Korean Conflict. After serving his country, he worked for GSA. He retired in 1991. He was active at Sacred Heart Catholic...
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Joe Dominguez

October 20, 1955 - August 17, 2017

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Katherine Larson Sakewitz

February 1, 1926 - August 16, 2017

Katherine Larson Sakewitz (Kat), age 91, passed away on August 16, 2017 at Seton Medical Center in Austin, Texas.Katherine was born February 1, 1926, baptized April 13, 1926 and was confirmed at New Sweden Lutheran Church July 16, 1939. She attended Kimbro County School and graduated from Elgin High School in 1942. She attended Texas Lutheran Junior College and sang in the a cappella choir. ...
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Bill Rube Blackwell

April 5, 1937 - August 15, 2017

Bill Blackwell, age 80, passed away on August 15, 2017 in Austin, Texas. Bill was born on April 5, 1937 in Hedley, Texas to Rube and Laura Blackwell. He graduated from Amarillo High School in 1956. In 1973, he moved to Austin and accepted a position as a salesman and he did that for over 25 years.Bill was a great man and a loving father. He married Florence in 1956 and the couple have two...
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John B. Gest

September 11, 1947 - August 15, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Cook-Walden Funeral Home, Austin, Texas.
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Norma Elizabeth Cook

February 20, 1932 - August 14, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Cook-Walden Funeral Home, Austin, Texas.
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Leta Shoaf Nicholas

January 24, 1921 - August 12, 2017

Leta Belle Shoaf Nicholas was born in King, Texas on January 24, 1921 and passed away Saturday August 12, 2017. She is preceded in death by her parents John Henry Shoaf and Mary Elizabeth Ray, her husband Eddie Nicholas and four sisters and one brother. She is survived by her son Ronald Nicholas and his wife Cindy Nicholas, her brother Robert (Bob) Shoaf as well as numerous nieces and nephews. ...
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Loyd Henry Ligon

May 7, 1928 - August 12, 2017

Loyd Henry Ligon, Jr., age 89, died on August 12, 2017 in Round Rock, Texas. He is survived by his son, Ronny and his wife Debbie, of Georgetown, Texas and his Grandson, Daniel and his wife, Bethany and their children, Skyler and Kasen of Round Rock, Texas. Loyd is also survived by his brother, Charles Ligon, of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. He is preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy. Loyd was born...
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Roy Brown

January 17, 1958 - August 11, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Cook-Walden Funeral Home, Austin, Texas.
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Mary O. Castañon

December 19, 1940 - August 9, 2017

Our beloved mother, Mary Olvera Castañon, age 76, went home to her Savior on August 9, 2017. The fourth of nine children, Mary was a native Austinite born December 19, 1940. She was graduated from Austin High School in 1959 and soon after married Andrew Castañon. Together they had four children Veronyca, Michael, Vivian and Valerie each of whom she was very proud. After over 30 years...
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Danny Ray Martin

March 12, 1934 - August 9, 2017

Danny Ray Martin, 83, of Austin, Texas died on Wednesday, August 9, 2017.He was born to the late Alvin Hampton and Beulah May Martin on March 12, 1934. Danny grew up in San Antonio, Texas and graduated from Hot Wells High School. He attended A&I University and served two years in the army before moving to Austin, Texas to open Capitol Bowl.While managing "The Bowl," Danny met Peggy Joyce...
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Betty S. Sippel

December 25, 1936 - August 9, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Cook-Walden Funeral Home, Austin, Texas.
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Cleo Lockwood Cox

October 26, 1940 - August 8, 2017

Cleo Lockwood Cox, 76, of Elgin Texas passed away on August 8, 2017. Arrangements under the direction of Cook-Walden Funeral Home, Austin, Texas.
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George Anthony Phifer

January 6, 1929 - August 7, 2017

George Anthony Phifer of Austin, Texas passed away unexpectedly on Monday, August 7, 2017 of heart issues after an extensive day of outside activities. He was 88 years of age. George was born January 6, 1929 to Mr. and Mrs. George E. Phifer (Annie Alice Malecki) in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He left Wisconsin in 1946 to join the United States Army Air Corps. He served proudly and spoke often of...
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