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At Weed-Corley-Fish, we’ve helped families honor their loved ones for over a hundred years. All of our conveniently-located chapels are peaceful, soothing places for your family and friends to gather for remembrance and recollection. And our dedication to your comfort, attention to detail, and honor for local traditions assure you of the most dignified and personalized services as you plan your tribute.

Our Obituaries

Forrest Calvin Roan, Jr.

December 18, 1944 - November 28, 2015

Forrest Calvin Roan, Jr., passed away on November 28, 2015, at the age of 70. Forrest was born on December 18, 1944, as the youngest son of Lucille A. E. McKinney Roan and Forrest Calvin Roan, Sr. He was predeceased by his parents, a sister, Mary Naomi Roan Martin, and by his nephew, David Roan Martin, Sr. Forrest is survived by his two daughters, Amy Katherine Roan Boykin and husband...
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Dorothy (Dottie) Nell Oswalt King

September 16, 1924 - November 25, 2015

Dorothy Nell Oswalt King ("Dottie" / "Grannie Dottie"), born September 16, 1924 in Groesbeck, Texas to George Dewey and Clure Oswalt. She passed peacefully on the morning of November 25, 2015 at the age of 91 at her home in Austin, surrounded by her children and grandchildren. Dottie was a graduate of Southwest Texas State Teachers College and attended Brentwood Oaks Church of Christ. She...
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Greg Elledge

May 22, 1957 - November 24, 2015

Greg Elledge passed away Tuesday, November 24, 2015. He was born May 22, 1957 in Paris, Illinois. He graduated from Paris High School in 1975. Greg moved to Austin, Texas 30 years ago and worked in the commercial construction industry. He worked hard and was a dedicated employee and always appreciated and respected his crews. He was a commercial construction plumber for the last ten years. ...
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Scott Merriman Elwell

November 14, 1950 - November 23, 2015

With sadness in their hearts, yet with thankfulness for a joyful resurrection, older sister Beverly of Charlotte NC and younger brother James of Austin TX wish to share the passing of their beloved brother, Scott Merriman Elwell, on November 23, 2015. He was 65 years young! Scott was born to Harry Howard Elwell, Jr. and Betty Stayton Elwell on November 14, 1950 in Seagraves TX. He attended...
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Carol Ann Buch

August 30, 1961 - November 21, 2015

On November 21, Carol Ann Buch passed away at her home in Austin, Texas, after a long struggle with pancreatic cancer. She died surrounded by her husband, children, parents, siblings, close family members and friends. She was 54 years old. Carol was born on August 30, 1961 in Lima, Peru. She was the daughter of Ivar and Frieda Buch and the youngest sister to Christine, Philip and Carla. ...
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Rueben Louis Brownshadel

April 13, 1924 - November 20, 2015

Rueben Louis Brownshadel, 91, of Austin passed away on November 20, 2015. He was born on April 13, 1924 to Louis and Rosie Brownshadel in Hungerford, Texas. He is preceded in death by his parents; sister, Lad Brantley; brothers, Elton and Gilbert; and grandsons, Matt and Luke Brownshadel. Rueben is survived by his beloved wife of 71 ½ years, Abie Ann Duckett Brownshadel; his daughter,...
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Leah Gardner Santos

January 20, 1964 - November 20, 2015

Leah Gardner Santos passed away on Friday, November 20th at the age of 51 after a heroic battle with melanoma. Leah was born on January 20, 1964 in Duncan, Oklahoma to doting parents, Ralph and Janice Gardner. She grew up on a working cattle ranch in North Texas and graduated from Nocona High School. She went on to Austin, Texas to receive her Government degree from The University of Texas at...
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Clarence Taylor Welborn

December 26, 1925 - November 19, 2015

Clarence Taylor Welborn, 89, a native of Austin, passed away November 19, 2015. He was born December 26, 1925 to Jeff D. and Elsie P. Welborn. He attended Austin Public Schools and graduated from Stephen F. Austin High School in 1943 and entered the University of Texas. He joined the air corps reserve in 1943 and was called to active duty in '44 and qualified as an Aviation Cadet but the war...
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John Henry Heir

September 24, 1917 - November 18, 2015

John (Bubba) Henry Heir, age 98, was peacefully called home by his Lord and Savior on November 18, 2015. He was born September 24, 1917 on a farm outside of Wills Point, Texas to Mary and Claude Heir. John grew up planting crops, picking cotton and milking cows. He met his childhood sweetheart Leota (Lea) Chambless when she was 8 and he was 11, and they walked hand-in-hand to a one room school...
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Ned Parker

July 22, 1923 - November 18, 2015

Ned Parker was born on July 22, 1923 in Grandview, Texas to Maida Copeland and Thomas Jefferson Parker. He is survived by his loving wife Mildred Pfluger Parker, daughter Cindy Marks, son-in-law Michael Marks, grandchildren Jeffrey Marks and Jonathan Marks, and several nieces and nephews. Ned's siblings Flora Boyce, Beulah Culpepper, J.D. Parker, and Thomas Parker preceded him in death. Ned...
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Johnny Jean "Feelgood" Crabtree

February 23, 1993 - November 17, 2015

Johnny Jean "Feelgood" Crabtree, born Katherine Jean Crabtree 2/23/1993, left his body to earth on November 17 to jam in the spirit arena. He was a graduate of Austin High class of 2011. After three semesters at Art Institute of Austin, he left school and began his tortuous and joyful transition from Katie to Johnny, emerging as a hard-working, productive young man who brought joy to those...
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Farland Clay Bundy

February 21, 1924 - November 15, 2015

Farland Clay Bundy died peacefully in his sleep on the morning of November 15, 2015 in Marble Falls, Texas. Farland was born to Dr. David Thomas Bundy and Gatha McFarland Bundy on February 21, 1924 in Tyler, Texas. He attended elementary and high school in Tyler, then Tyler Junior College and Rice University before entering the University of Texas at Austin. He earned his Bachelor of Arts...
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Eddy Earl Lankford

January 20, 1933 - November 14, 2015

Eddy Earl Lankford passed away peacefully on November, 14th at the age of 82. Eddy was born and grew up in Cameron, Texas. Known throughout the area as an outstanding athlete, Eddy continued to excel at both football and track and field after his graduation from Yoe High. He attended and competed in sports at Shiner University in Kerrville, Texas prior to serving two years in the Army....
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David John Griffith

September 2, 1959 - November 12, 2015

David John Griffith passed away peacefully on November 12, 2015. David was born on September 2, 1959 in Woodstock, Illinois. After his boyhood days in Chicago as a Cubs fan he grew up in Great Falls, Virginia. His life-long career as an entrepreneur started at the age of 14. Traveling to the Smithsonian in Washington D.C. daily, he dressed in a suit and tie with briefcase in hand to trade...
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Anna Mae Morrison

October 17, 1916 - November 12, 2015

Anna Mae Morrison, aged 99, died peacefully on Thursday, November 12, 2015 at her home in Austin, Texas, surrounded by her loved ones. Born near Birmingham, Alabama on October 17, 1916, Anna Mae was the second of five children from Charles Wesley Wait and Elle Mae Cross Wait. Tata, as she was called by her loved ones, spent summers with her beloved grandmother, also lovingly referred to as...
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Jo Anne Christian

June 12, 1936 - November 12, 2015

Jo Anne Christian, a leading advocate for the arts in Austin for decades, died on November 12, 2015 at the age of 79. She was one of the founders of the Austin Opera in 1986, and one of the "Three J's" (together with Jane Sibley and Jare Smith) who catalyzed the creation of the Long Center for the Performing Arts, which opened in 2008 after a fifteen-year campaign. Jo Anne Martin was born in...
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Susan Alstrin Britton

March 28, 1938 - November 12, 2015

Susan Alstrin Britton passed away peacefully in the early morning of Thursday, November 12, 2015 at her home with her family, ending a brave 10-year battle with breast cancer. Born March 28, 1938, Susan is survived by her husband of 53 years, Ronald Britton of Midland, TX, her son Andrew Britton and David Grey of Denver, CO, and her daughter, Carolyn Britton Allen and Tyler Allen of Austin, TX....
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Toni Gill Safley

February 27, 1921 - November 11, 2015

Toni Gill Safley, a long-time Austin resident, passed away on Wednesday, November 11, 2015 at Brookdale Westlake Hills Senior Living Community. She was 94. Toni was born on February 27, 1921 in Hugo, Oklahoma to Robert Alver & Audrey Combs Gill. She graduated from Stamford High School, Stamford, TX with honors in cheerleading in June 1939. Following graduation, and secretarial school in New...
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Emily Elisabeth Overbey

June 6, 1986 - November 9, 2015

Emily Elisabeth Overbey left this world on Monday, November 9, 2015. Born in Santa Clara, California on June 6, 1986, she came with her parents to Austin, Texas the following year. Emily attended St. Theresa's and St. Louis Catholic Schools and St. Michael's Academy. She attended Loyola University New Orleans on a St. Ignatian academic scholarship, majoring in graphic design. She received the...
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Mark Wendell Callis

July 2, 1947 - November 7, 2015

Mark Callis, a long-time Austin resident, died Saturday, November 7, 2015. He was 68 years old. Mark Wendell Callis was born on July 2, 1947, in Herrin, Illinois, the oldest child of Otis Wendell Callis and Doris Dinsmore Callis. He grew up as an Army brat in Illinois, California, Hawaii, New Mexico, Texas, and Germany. His family settled in Austin in 1962. Mark graduated from...
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Carey Ann Damuth

November 13, 1951 - November 6, 2015

Carey Ann Damuth Born November 13, 1951 - Died November 6,2015 Austin, TX It is my distinct privilege to write this message and tribute in honor of my mother Carey Ann Damuth. Carey Ann Damuth breathed her soul away into her savior's arms and was taken to her heavenly home on November 6, 2015. Born on November 13, 1951 in Austin,Texas. She was welcomed into this world by her loving...
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Edith Fletcher Williams

April 13, 1932 - November 6, 2015

Edith Louise Fletcher Williams, beloved mother, grandmother, aunt and friend, passed away on November 6, 2015, age 83, in Houston after a long battle with Alzheimer's. Edith was born in Crystal City, Texas on April 13, 1932 to Douglas Jennings Fletcher, Sr and Alice Irene Barker Fletcher. She grew up in Eagle Pass, Texas before moving to Austin in 1946, where she resided the remainder of her...
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Shawn Avery Young Rademacher

July 28, 1983 - November 6, 2015

Shawn Avery Young Rademacher went to be with the Lord on November 6, 2015 after a courageous and inspiring fight against brain cancer. She was joyfully welcomed into Heaven by a host of angels, to be made whole in the presence of her Savior. Born on July 28th, 1983 in Dallas, Texas to Joseph Kleber Young III and Page Burkholder Young, Avery's cheerful personality and infectious spirit carried...
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Kimberly Kay Hill Savage

April 16, 1961 - November 5, 2015

KIMBERLY KAY HILL SAVAGE passed away November 5, 2015 in San Mateo, Ca. She was formerly of Austin,Texas. Kim is survived by her loving and devoted husband Tim and nephew Michael Munoz for whom she was a surrogate mother. Other survivors are her father Larry Hill, MD and his wife Barbara; sisters Kelley Aguirrie and husband Anthony, Karla Munoz, and Kevin Duran and partner James Beard, all of...
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Kirby Weldon Gupton

December 6, 1944 - November 5, 2015

Kirby Weldon Gupton, a longtime Austin resident and local musician, died peacefully and free of pain at Hospice Austin's Christopher House on Thursday, Nov. 5, 2015, after a short battle with cancer. He was 70. Born in Bay City, Texas, on Dec. 6, 1944, he grew up south of Houston in West Columbia, where he (of course) played high school football. It was during his early years there that he...
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Roy John Woods

August 15, 1952 - November 2, 2015

Roy John Woods, 63, passed away on November 2, 2015 in Austin, Texas. He is survived by his wife of 30 years Mila Woods; daughter Jennifer Woods; and five step-children Ramona, William, Barrett, Jason and Amy; sister Jessica Cole. He was preceded in death by his grandmother Bernarda Loera; mother Mary Francis Loera; aunts Betty and Kay; and several uncles. Memorial services will be held at...
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Betty Jewell Nunley

November 26, 1925 - November 2, 2015

Betty Jewell Jordan Nunley passed away November 2, 2015, in Austin, Texas. She was born to Edwin Rudolph Jordan, Sr. and Jewell Christena Woolsey Jordan on Thanksgiving Day, November 26th, 1925, in Austin, Texas. In 1947, she married Jack Valentine Nunley in the old St. Martin's Ev. Lutheran Church, where she had been baptized and confirmed. After graduating from Austin High School in...
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Preston G. Crites

June 18, 2015 - November 2, 2015

Preston G. Crites, 4 months old, died on November 2, 2015. He was born June 18, 2015 to Brandon and Victoria Crites in Kyle, Texas. Preston was the best baby a parent could ask for! He was unique in his own way. He loved to hold conversations and argue with you. He was the best cuddler you could ever have. Preston was a small baby with a strong body, and he fought hard and we love him! ...
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Zachary David Sotman

September 28, 1984 - October 31, 2015

Zachary David Sotman, 31, of Fort Worth, TX passed away October 31, 2015 in Austin, TX. Zac attended Fort Worth Country Day School, and then graduated from The Cascade School in Whitmore, CA. An avid fan of Star Wars, Zac enjoyed cheering up patients at the children's hospital dressed in his Stormtrooper armor. He was a proud member of the 501st Legion. Zac attended Alfred University in upstate...
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Marilyn Jeanette Byer

October 23, 1930 - October 31, 2015

Marilyn Jeanette Byer, Ed.D., died October 31, 2015. She was born October 23, 1930 in Tulsa, Oklahoma, the only child of Marie Irene Byer and Edward Lloyd Byer. She earned a General Diploma in 1951 from Ward Belmont College for Women in Nashville, Tennessee and a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Speech Therapy from Southern Methodist University in 1953, from where she later earned a Masters of...
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Sherry Brown Landry

November 30, 1942 - October 28, 2015

Sherry Brown Landry, beloved mother, mother-in-law, and grandmother, died on October 28, 2015 after a courageous 5-1/2 year battle with Leiomyosarcoma. She was born on November 30, 1942 in Clovis, NM and grew up in Andrews, TX. She graduated from Newcomb College at Tulane University in 1964. While at Tulane, she met and married Jacob D. Landry. After rearing 5 children in New Iberia, LA,...
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Doris Phillips Henry

May 26, 1935 - October 28, 2015

Doris Phillips Henry passed away Wednesday, October 28, 2015 after a long illness. She was born on May 26, 1935 in Vienna, Illinois. She is survived by her husband of 59 years, Max Henry of Houston. She is also survived by her sons, Philip Henry and wife Rixie of Wichita Falls, Texas, Mark Henry and wife Amy of League City, Texas and her daughter, Carol Claypool and husband Kevin of Bellaire,...
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Joe W. Montgomery

June 15, 1923 - October 27, 2015

Joe W. Montgomery passed away on October 27, 2015. Joe was an accomplished World War II veteran, a talented gardener, and above all else, a loving husband, father and adored grandfather. Joe was born in Austin, Texas, in June of 1923. After graduating from Austin High School in January 1943, Joe began a distinguished military career in February 1943. He served in the U.S. Army 343rd Infantry...
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Nancy Woodruff McCann

March 19, 1945 - October 26, 2015

Nancy Lee Woodruff McCann of Austin, Texas died suddenly of natural causes at the age of 70 on October 26, 2015. She was born in Glen Ridge, New Jersey to Ethel Dumont Kellinger Woodruff and Alson Eugene Woodruff. She is survived by her husband of 44 years, Robert Bruce McCann. She leaves behind her daughters, Katherine Barbara McCann White and Elizabeth Dorothy McCann Bromley, both of Austin...
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Azile Coffey Bonneau

February 10, 1918 - October 26, 2015

Azile Coffey Freeze Bonneau, 97, died Monday, October 26 at Christopher House in Austin. She was the daughter of James Ross Coffey and Esther Dierlam Coffey. Azile was born in Corpus Christi, Texas, February 10, 1918. She grew up in Austin graduating from Austin High in 1934. At UT, she was a member of Alpha Xi Delta. A career change took her to Calhoun County where she taught in Seadrift and...
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Rhoda Jane Swanner Montgomery

August 27, 1962 - October 25, 2015

The Reverend Dr. Rhoda Jane Swanner Montgomery, age 53, Rector of St. Thomas Episcopal Church, College Station, Texas, died October 25, 2015, at home surrounded by her devoted and loving husband Rob along with family and friends, following an incredibly courageous battle with cancer. Rhoda leaves an indelible mark on all who had the fortune to know her – Rhoda's humor, wit, thoughtfulness,...
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Mark Randall Winter

July 22, 1959 - October 24, 2015

Mark Randall Winter, 56, passed away on Saturday, October 24, 2015. He was born July 22, 1959. Mark grew up in Dallas, TX and attended W. T. White High School. He graduated from the University of Texas '81 where he was a member of the Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity. Mark will be remembered most for his wit, intelligence, love of family, Longhorns and Cowboys. Mark was preceded in death by...
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Gerald Mann

December 18, 1937 - October 24, 2015

Dr. Gerald Mann, founding pastor of Riverbend Church in Austin, Texas, died on Saturday, October 24, 2015. He is survived by his wife, Sandy Mann; his children, Cynthia Manney; Stacey Selman and husband Brent; Gerald E. Mann II, wife Jillian Hutchinson Mann and granddaughter Grace Lois Mann; a brother, Wayne Mann; grandchildren Garrett Gregory Brooks, Carder Wright Brooks, Jessica Manney, and...
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Carol (Stough) York Voutsinas

February 16, 1950 - October 23, 2015

Carol (Stough) York Voutsinas was taken from us too soon on October 23, 2015, when her vehicle was involved in a traffic accident. Born in Montgomery, Alabama, Carol was a true Southern Beauty in every sense of those words: a woman of great strength, humor, grace, charm, humility, and intelligence. Carol was the oldest child born to Carroll H. and Marion Kimbrough Stough on February 16, 1950....
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Debra Davis Stanley

April 20, 1960 - October 22, 2015

Debra Ann Davis Stanley of Austin passed away on October 22, 2015, after an exhausting struggle with lymphoma cancer. She was 55 years young. Debra was born to Petty Officer Third Class Richard Lee and Sally Broadwater Davis in Bethesda Naval Hospital, Maryland, on April 20, 1960. She was the first of their three children. As a military brat, a term many Cold War brats were proud of, Debra...
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Earl Lee Grant

May 16, 1929 - October 22, 2015

Earl Lee Grant, MD, passed away in the predawn hours of October 22, 2015, at the age of 86. He was born in El Paso, TX, May 16, 1929, to Wheeler Haywood Grant and Thelma Means Grant. He spent his early years in Marfa, TX, before moving to Laredo for a short time and then to San Benito, TX, in the eighth grade. His new friends called him "Marfa." Earl graduated from high school in 1946 where...
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Susan Myers Benedict

May 24, 1965 - October 22, 2015

Susan Myers Benedict of Austin, TX, passed away suddenly on October 22, 2015. Susan was born May 24, 1965, in Falfurrias, TX, to Ron and Wanda Myers. She is survived by her husband, Michael Benedict, of Austin, TX. She is also survived by her mother, Wanda Myers, of Rockport, TX, her brother, Ron (Bucky) Myers, and nieces, Samantha Myers and Shai Anne Searcy, of Austin, TX. Susan is also...
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John Maner Coleman

February 6, 1949 - October 22, 2015

John Maner Coleman, 66, of Austin, passed away on Thursday, October 22, 2015 surrounded by family after a brief, but intense and courageous battle with cancer. He was born in Sapporo, Japan, on February 6, 1949, to Marion Jean Holt and Robert B. Coleman. A memorial service to celebrate his life will take place at 2:00 p.m., Friday, October 30, at Weed-Corley-Fish North, 3125 N. Lamar Blvd,...
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Clive Alexander Lynn, Major, USAF Ret.

September 29, 1921 - October 21, 2015

The Bells of Hell The bells of hell go ting-a-ling-a-ling, For you but not for me, And the little devils how they sing-a-ling-a-ling, For you but not for me. Oh death, where is thy sting-a-ling-a-ling, Oh grave, thy victory? The bells of hell go ting-a-ling-a-ling For you but not for me. My father wanted this British soldier's WWI song on his gravestone. Throughout his long life,...
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Jerry Lee Chastain

April 23, 1934 - October 20, 2015

Jerry Lee Chastain passed away peacefully at his home in Austin on October 20th at the age of 81. Jerry was born in Hillsboro, Texas to Everett Frasier Chastain and Dorothy Jane Chastain. He grew up in Austin and attended Mathews Elementary School, Allan Middle School and was in the 1952 graduating class of Austin High School. He was an Eagle Scout with Troop 5 and enjoyed many campouts in...
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Joyce Geiser Bond

August 24, 1927 - October 18, 2015

Joyce Juanita Geiser Bond, 88, of Austin died Sunday, October 18, 2015. She was born August 24, 1927 in Onida, South Dakota to Matthias (Mott) and Rose Gunsalus Geiser. At the age of 18, Joyce met a young soldier at a U.S.O. dance and after a courtship, mainly through letters, she came to Texas on a bus, lived in a boarding house and worked in downtown Austin until she married Bob on Jan. 29,...
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Amy Earthman Cardwell

April 3, 1968 - October 16, 2015

Amy Elaine Earthman Cardwell, 47, was born on April 3, 1968 in Houston, Texas and died October 16, 2015 in Austin, Texas. Amy was an incredibly loving mother, daughter, sister, aunt and friend to so many. She was filled with life, energy and laughter, and had a great quality of making others feel special. Her greatest pride and joy were her two daughters, Margaret Deane Cardwell and Lee...
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Dorothae (Dot) Wolfe

January 1, 1924 - October 16, 2015

Dorothae (Dot) Wolfe passed away peacefully early Friday morning October 16 surrounded by her family at Seton Medical Center in Austin. Born Dorothae Gates Mallard in Tampa, Florida, New Years Day 1924, Dot was a graduate of the University of Tampa with a major in music, her lifelong passion. Dot married Pohle Wolfe in 1947 and lived in Tampa for a number of years where their son Warren was...
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Betty Lou Courtney Murtha

November 18, 1926 - October 15, 2015

Betty Lou was an Austin native, born on November 18, 1926. She died peacefully on October 15, 2015. She was born and raised at 1010 W. 23rd Street, along with her brother and sister. Betty Lou always referred to her childhood as a "simpler time." She was proud that her family made the most of what they had and found a way to share it with others who were less fortunate. She went by a...
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Rebecca Sue Ray

March 4, 1947 - October 14, 2015

Rebecca Sue Collins Ray passed away peacefully Wednesday, October 14, 2015 surrounded by her family. Becky is survived by her husband Jerry Ray; her children, Melissa Hill and her husband Scott, and Kenneth Love and his wife Regay. She is also survived by her step-daughter Suzanne Ort and her husband Phil and her step-son Charles Ray. She leaves behind eight grandchildren and two great-...
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Mildred Berniece Hillhouse

September 10, 1919 - October 14, 2015

Mildred Berniece Hillhouse was born in Stoutland, Missouri with two brothers (Buzz and Ronnie) and three sisters (Corriene, Verbrea, and Forresteen). Berniece and her brothers and sisters were raised by her parents, Rozel and Cora Miller, on their farm near Richland, Missouri. She enjoyed her early years on the farm and loved participating in family get-togethers with many aunts, uncles, cousins,...
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William Hughart Fletcher

September 7, 1923 - October 13, 2015

William Hughart Fletcher, 92, passed away on October 13, 2015 at The Arbour at Westminster Manor in Austin, Texas. He was born on September 7, 1923 in Gary, IN to Everett Jesse and Lyal Ruth Rebecca (Hughart) Fletcher. He graduated from DePauw University in 1945 with a B.A. in Economics and Mathematics with highest distinction and as a member of Phi Beta Kappa. In 1947 he received his M.B.A....
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Helen Bourgeois

August 29, 1937 - October 11, 2015

Helen Bourgeois passed away Sunday, October 11th, 2015. She was at home, surrounded by her family who loved her and cared for her. She was 78 years old. Helen is survived by her daughters, Carol Ann Bourgeois and Mary Margaret Bourgeois and Mary's husband, Keith Gaston. She's also survived by her grandchildren (Carol's children) Jesse David Allen Babyak and his wife Christie, Zane Patrick...
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Jennifer Elizabeth Walley

August 4, 1981 - October 11, 2015

In Memory of Jennifer Elizabeth Walley Jennifer Elizabeth Walley, mother, daughter, granddaughter, professional and friend to so many, died tragically on Sunday, October 11, 2015 at the young age of 34. Jennifer pursued all of her roles with passion and energy that few, if any, could match. Those who tried to keep up would find themselves exhausted and "just needing to lie down for a while...
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George Stuart Heyer, Jr.

September 19, 1930 - October 10, 2015

George Heyer passed away peacefully at his home in Austin on October 10th at the age of 85 with his family by his side. George was the son of George Stuart Heyer and Jane Gregory Heyer of Houston, Texas. He had deep family connections in Austin that go back to 1869 and include Earnest Nalle, who constructed the Paramount Theatre, and his grandfather, Thomas Watt Gregory, for whom Gregory...
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Mitchell Lee Barber

April 7, 1986 - October 8, 2015

Mitchell Lee Barber was the fourth born of six children. He was born April 7th, 1986 in Mansfield Ohio to Lorna Alt Martell and Mark Barber. He is preceded in death by his brother-in-law (Joshua), his niece (Lylah,) and his cousin (Cherry). Along with his parents, he leaves to cherish his memory his three sisters (Alyssa, Amanda, and Abriel), his two brothers (Charles and Matthew), his...
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Shauna Leigh Steinberg

October 22, 1994 - October 8, 2015

Shauna Leigh Steinberg, 20, of Austin died Thursday, October 8, 2015. Daughter to Joe and Fai Lee and sister to Rachel, Shauna graduated from Westwood High school in 2013 and was attending the University of Houston. Funeral services are Sunday, October 11, 2015 at 11:00 am at Weed-Corley-Fish Funeral Home 3125 N. Lamar Blvd. followed by interment in the Agudas Achim section of Austin...
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Lester Brown, Jr.

September 19, 1923 - October 8, 2015

Lester Brown was a devoted husband, beloved father and friend to many, passed away peacefully on October 8, 2015 in Austin, Texas at the age of 92. He was born in Bonham, Texas to Eula Mullen Brown on September 19, 1923. He moved to the Austin area when he was 5 years old and called Austin his home. Lester was married to Norma Jean Potter on February 9th, 1946 and was married for 61...
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Jerry Ray Tindel, MD

August 14, 1942 - October 7, 2015

Loving husband and father, Jerry Ray Tindel, MD, passed away October 7, 2015 following a long illness. Jerry is survived by his wife of 48 years, Barbara Elliott Tindel, daughter and son-in-law Allison and Todd Hanslik, daughter and son-in-law Chelsea and Clay Duvall, three grandchildren Mack, Lisle and Mills Duvall, sister Patty Tindel Walker and husband Chuck Walker, brother Tim Tindel, sister...
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Ruth F. Stephens

September 9, 1921 - October 7, 2015

Ruth Stephens aged 94, of Austin, TX passed away on Wednesday, October 7, 2015. Mrs. Stephens resided in Lubbock, TX from 1952 until this past January. She worked as an LVN at West Texas Hospital for 22 years and was a member of Trinity Baptist Church from 1952 until its dissolution in 2007. She was active in cub scouts and taught quilting for many years at Trinity Baptist and First Baptist...
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Linda Cullum Adams

October 10, 1938 - October 6, 2015

Linda Cullum Adams went to be with her Lord on October 6, 2015. Linda was married to Senator Don Adams for 52 years. They lived in Blue Lake, Llano County Texas. Linda was a very active volunteer until she was struck down with Alzheimer's. She was a children's advocate with Highland Lakes CASA in Kingsland, Texas and in Austin, also with Hill Country Children's Advocacy Center in Burnet, Texas....
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Lady Claire Redford

June 10, 1941 - October 5, 2015

Lady Claire Redford passed away on October 5, 2015, in San Marcos. Claire lived most of her life in Austin. She was born on June 10, 1941, as the daughter of Claire and Dr. Emmette Redford, a distinguished professor at the University of Texas. She attended schools in Austin and thereafter was married and had three children. Claire had many friends in her life and enjoyed cooking. Her brother...
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Seitoku Teruya

December 28, 1931 - October 5, 2015

A memorial visitation will be held for Seitoku Teruya from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 10, 2015 at Weed-Corley-Fish Funeral Home, 3125 N. Lamar Blvd. He died Monday, October 5, 2015 at Hospice Austin's Christopher House surrounded by his loving family. He was 83. Born and raised in Okinawa, Japan as the youngest of nine children, Seitoku graduated from Toyo University in Tokyo,...
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Mark Hurst

May 8, 1956 - October 4, 2015

David Mark Hurst, devoted husband, beloved father and friend to many, finished his race on Sunday, October 4, 2015 in Austin, Texas. Surrounded by family, he passed away at the age of 59 after a valiant fight with cancer. Mark Hurst was born in Oceanside, California on May 8, 1956. A member of the Kappa Alpha Fraternity, he attended Texas Tech University and graduated in 1979 with a Bachelor...
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Dena T. Vacalis

May 5, 1945 - October 2, 2015

Dena Leontsini Vacalis, 70, of Athens, Greece, joined our heavenly Father on October 2, 2015 from her home in Austin, Texas. Her loving family was by her side. She is survived by her devoted husband of 50 years, Dr. T. Demetri Vacalis; her two sons and their families: Dr. Steve E. Vacalis and wife Yvonne of Mooresville, North Carolina and their children Alec Steven, Marc Allen, Sierra, Korina,...
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Beulah Ophelia Groves Taylor Cooper

October 26, 1921 - October 2, 2015

Beulah Ophelia passed peacefully into eternity on Friday morning, October 2, 2015 Born on October 26, 1921, the sixth of ten children born to the Rev. Joseph Israel Groves and his wife Albertha Sims Groves in Russell, Texas, Beulah was named after two of their sisters. Eight of her siblings (now deceased) were the Rev. I.B.S. Groves Sr., Reedie G. Johnson, Robert Groves, Christina Groves,...
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Charlie "Chuck" Fatino

January 26, 1937 - October 1, 2015

On Thursday, 1st October 2015, Chuck Fatino departed this world. He was born in Kansas City, Missouri on 26th January, 1937, the first-born child of Carmen and Rosalie Fatino. He was preceded in death by his parents, his brother, Fred, his son Duncan and his granddaughter, Erica. Chuck worked for Texaco for many years. He was a metallurgical engineer and in that capacity was involved in...
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Colette Rose Marie Knisely

April 7, 1954 - September 29, 2015

Colette Rose Marie Knisely, of Austin, Texas, was born on April 7, 1954, to William Hagerman Knisely and Marguerite Marie Knisely (nee Labasse) in Charleston, South Carolina. She passed away on September 29, 2015 of atypical/early onset dementia. She is survived by her brothers and sisters: Chantal Patton (Harlan); Marc Knisely (Barbara); Paul Knisely (Nanou); and Philip Knisely; nephews,...
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Mary Louise (Lou) Dickinson

March 27, 1915 - September 29, 2015

Longtime Austin resident Lou Dickinson, 100, died peacefully Tuesday evening, September 29 at Westminster Manor, Austin, Texas. Lou was born in 1915 in Boone, Iowa. She graduated from Roosevelt High School in Des Moines; attended Drake University and graduated from The University of Nebraska in 1936 with a B.A. in Journalism. At Nebraska she was active in Kappa Alpha Theta sorority and Theta...
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Jonas Silberstein

September 6, 1929 - September 27, 2015

Jonas "Joe or Jorace" Silberstein, a lifelong Austinite, passed away at the age of 86 on September 27th, 2015. He lived a long and full life. He was born September 6, 1929, to Sadie and Max Silberstein. In 1952, he and his brother opened Jorace Men's Wear on the drag. He continued in the men's retail clothing business on his own, at the Whale, for many years. He is survived by his wife of...
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Rosemarie Lee Schwarzer

June 30, 1927 - September 26, 2015

Rosemarie Lee Schwarzer died on September 26, 2015. She was born June 30, 1927 in Manhattan, New York to George Lee & Mary Elizabeth Robinson. Rosemarie grew up in Freeport, Long Island, New York, before moving to Austin, Texas in 1949 to attend the University of Texas. In October 1952, she met the love her of life, William E. Schwarzer II in Austin Texas, & they were married on November 12,...
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Philip Pakier

April 25, 1920 - September 26, 2015

Dr. Philip Pakier, 95, passed away peacefully on September 26, 2015 in Austin, Texas. Born in Baranowisce, Poland to Chana and Asher Pakier he lived most of his life in Peoria, Illinois where he had a private practice in family medicine. He immigrated to the US in 1950 after completing medical school in Marburg, Germany. Dr Pakier met his wife Zilla in Tashkent, Uzbekistan and they were...
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Dorothy Ayres Rutishauser

September 21, 1932 - September 25, 2015

Dorothy (Dotty) Ayres Rutishauser was born on September 21, 1932 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. In 1943 she moved to West Lafayette, Indiana and graduated from West Lafayette High School in 1950 as the class Salutatorian. She attended Indiana University and graduated in 3 ½ years as a member of the Phi Beta Kappa Society and of Kappa Alpha Theta sorority. In the fall of 1954, Dotty entered...
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Tommy Jay Harp

February 18, 1961 - September 24, 2015

Tommy Jay Harp was called home to his Heavenly Father on Thursday, September 24, 2015. Tommy was born on February 18, 1961 in South Bend, IN. He is survived by his three children, Nicole Kupon of Lafayette,IN., Emily and Ivan Harp of Jonestown,TX., his mother and stepfather Sherry and Bob McGoffin of Spicewood,TX., his birth father Tom Rulli of South Bend,IN., his adoptive father Don Czarnecki...
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Priscilla Murr

April 7, 1942 - September 21, 2015

Priscilla Murr, 73, a Jungian analyst and 30-year resident of Austin died on September 21, 2015. She was born in Chicago four months to the day after the bombing of Pearl Harbor on April 7, 1942. Her earliest memories are of men in uniform, trips on the train to visit her father when he was on leave from the Navy and living in a Quonset Hut on Treasure Island. After World War II, her family lived...
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Peter John Shelus III

February 15, 1972 - September 21, 2015

Peter John Shelus III suddenly passed on from this life on Monday evening September 21, 2015, in Austin, Texas as a result of a ruptured thoracic aortic aneurism. Peter was the son of Peter and Margaretann Shelus, born in Austin, TX on February 15, 1972. He spent all of his life in Austin. Peter's early years of education were spent in Montessori School and he moved on to elementary and high...
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Johnnie Fay McLane

June 6, 1927 - September 21, 2015

Johnnie Fay Cresens McLane, 88, formerly a reporter for newspapers in Austin and Amarillo, died September 21 in Austin. She was the widow of the late Bonner McLane, Austin advertising executive and longtime executive director of the Texas Association of Broadcasters. Born in Amarillo, Mrs. McLane attended West Texas State College (now West Texas A&M University) and earned a Bachelor of Arts...
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Janice Wilkerson Mobley

April 6, 1922 - September 21, 2015

Janice Wilkerson Mobley, 93, passed away Monday, September 21, 2015 in Austin, TX where she had lived for the last 3 years. She was born at home April 6, 1922 in Atwood, Oklahoma, and spent her childhood years in Holdenville, OK. She was the youngest daughter of William N. Wilkerson and Mary Irwin Wilkerson. She graduated from the Oklahoma College for Women, and went to work for IBM. Her job...
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Laurice Khazoum Daoud

April 19, 1928 - September 20, 2015

On Sunday September 20, 2015 at 6:15 pm, our mother Laurice Khazoum Daoud passed away in peace. She was born April 19, 1928 in Damascus, Syria to Hanna Khazoum and Frida Karagala. We are grateful to all who lovingly cared for her at Park Bend Medical Center and all the friends and family that were around her. A loving mother and grandmother, she was 87 years old. Laurice was a very strong...
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John L. Baker

July 5, 1931 - September 19, 2015

John L Baker, 84, beloved father and grandfather passed away peacefully on September 19, 2015. John was a positive influence on all around him and was always open to new ideas. His biggest love was his girls and because of him they became avid Longhorn Women's basketball fans. He also loved Longhorn football, Texas BBQ, traveling with Jo, history, reading and puttering around the house. He...
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Ruth Marian Raab

August 9, 1922 - September 18, 2015

Ruth Marian Raab (nee Tydeman) of Austin TX passed away on Friday, September 18, 2015, at the age of 93 of natural causes. Mrs. Raab was the daughter of Charles and Ida Bell (nee Maxwell) Tydeman of Dallas TX. Mrs. Raab is survived by her beloved husband Dr. Lester Raab of Austin ; sons Denis Raab of Augusta Mo. and Stephen Raab of Alvarado TX; daughter , Karen Cunningham of Austin ;...
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Robert H. Baum

June 15, 1936 - September 17, 2015

Robert H. Baum of Cedar Park, TX, formerly of Meadowbrook, PA, passed away on Thursday, September 17, 2015 after a lengthy illness. Dr. Baum is survived by his loving wife Barbara, his son Neil and daughter-in-law Monica of North Huntingdon, PA; his son Steven, daughter-in-law Mina, and grandchildren Jeffrey and Kimberly of Shrewsbury, MA; and his daughter Joanna Bitner, son-in-law Bruce and...
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James W. Holder, Jr.

June 30, 1964 - September 16, 2015

James W. Holder, Jr., age 51, of Austin passed away on September 16, 2015. He was born in Naples, Italy on June 30, 1964 to James Holder, Sr. and Brenda Ellis Holder. Memorial services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, June 21, 2015 in the Weed-Corley-Fish Funeral Home Chapel on North Lamar. Complete obituary is pending....
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Ygnacio Perez

October 23, 1920 - September 15, 2015

Ygnacio "Nacho" Perez, Sr., age 94 of Austin, Texas passed away September 15, 2015. His loving wife of 75 years, Rosa L Perez, age 92 Passed away September 18, 2015. They were preceded in death by their son, Johnny Perez; daughter, Maria Guadalupe Toscano. Ygnacio and Rosa are survived by their daughter, Carlota Hobrecht; sons, Ygnacio Perez, Jr., Anthony James Perez, Joe Michael...
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Ralph Griffith Andrews

October 20, 1951 - September 14, 2015

Griff Andrews, 63, of Austin, Texas died on Monday, September 14, 2015. He was born on October 20, 1951 in Austin, Texas to William Edward Andrews, IV and Betty Jane Burk Andrews. Memorial services will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Friday, September 18, 2015 at All Saints Episcopal Church, 209 W. 27th Street in Austin, Texas.
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David Z. Lippmann

September 12, 2015

David Z. Lippmann passed away on September 12, 2015 in Austin, Texas, following a lengthy illness. He grew up in Galveston, Texas, where he graduated from Ball High School. He then enrolled in The University of Texas at Austin, where he studied chemistry and mathematics. Prior to graduation, he was drafted into the U.S. Army and served in Northern Europe, where he was wounded and received a...
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Kay Vermeulen Nichols

November 5, 1951 - September 12, 2015

Loving wife of David Nichols, M.D. Mother of Ashley Stovall and Austin Nichols. 19-time National Water Ski Champion. 2 World Titles. Multiple National Records. Kay grew up in Michigan, relocated to Austin in 1981, where she raised her family. She will always be remembered as a great Wife, Mother, Sister, Aunt, Friend, Grandmother, Coach, Champion and Warrior. Visitation will be held from 5:30...
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Donald Wayne Wilson

May 30, 1944 - September 12, 2015

Donald Wayne Wilson, a generous, caring, charitable fellow, often donated money in multiples of 18, the Jewish "Chai," as a good omen for life. His giving nature ended too soon, when he passed away from pneumonia complications on September 12, 2015, in Round Rock, Texas, surrounded by his beloved family. A graveside service was held on September 16 in Austin; Donald's family and friends...
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John Perry Cox

March 15, 1919 - September 12, 2015

John Perry Cox, age 96, of Temple, Texas, passed away peacefully September 12, 2015 at the Wm R. Courtney TX State Veterans Home in Temple. John was born March 15, 1919 in Quanah, Texas. A Veteran of World War II, he was honorably discharged from the U.S. Army at the end of the war. He became a Linotype operator/printer under the tutorage of his father, Ed Cox at The Bellevue News in...
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Marybelle Grace Douglas

October 9, 1923 - September 12, 2015

Marybelle Grace Douglas was born in Houston on October 9, 1923 to Wysong and Marian Grace. She died on September 12, 2015. Marybelle graduated from Houston's Milby High School and the University of Texas. She taught fifth grade at Highland Park Elementary School in Austin in the early 1960's and later worked briefly at the Texas Education Agency. She devoted many years of service to...
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Dan Burck

January 29, 1933 - September 12, 2015

Former Chancellor of the University of Texas System, R D (Dan) Burck of Austin, Texas passed away peacefully on September 12th after a courageous battle with cancer. Dan was born January 29, 1933, the son of R H (Bob) Burck and Elaine Hampton Burck. Dan was a 1956 graduate of the University of Texas at Austin and credited his time at UT for all that he accomplished in his successful life and for...
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Jean Jackson

December 9, 1927 - September 9, 2015

Imogene Geneva May "Jean" Jackson, 87, left this world peacefully on September 9, 2015 after a brief illness. Jean lived most of her life in Eastland, Texas, but in 2002, she moved to Austin, Texas to be near her daughter and grandchildren. Born December 9, 1927 in Gorman, Texas, Jean transformed a tough Depression-era childhood into a life of kindness, generosity and inner strength. She was...
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Pauline Scott Gandee

July 5, 1925 - September 9, 2015

Pauline Scott Gandee died peacefully in her home on September 9, 2015 in Austin, Texas at the age of 90. Polly is survived by her daughter, Debbie Gandee and granddaughter, Lauren Warthan, of Austin, Texas. She is preceded in death by her husband Don Gandee, daughter Linda Gandee Warthan, of Austin, Texas, her parents, three brothers, two sisters, two nephews and one niece. Visitation...
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Rudy Dean Belton

November 11, 1946 - September 8, 2015

Rudy Dean Belton, age 68, passed away at his home in Austin, Texas on Tuesday, September 8, 2015. The cause of death was cancer. Rudy was born on November 11, 1946 in McPherson, Kansas, the son of Florence and Gaylord Belton. He grew up on the family farm in Lost Springs, Kansas and graduated from high school in Wamego, Kansas. He received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Kansas...
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Lana Sanor Livingston

February 3, 1921 - September 8, 2015

Lana was born in 1921 in Columbus, Ohio to Daniel Galbreath Sanor and Lana Elliott White. She grew up in Ohio with two sisters, Betty Cameron and Nancy Pennell. She attended Ohio State University, where she joined Kappa Kappa Gamma and met William Livingston. They married in 1943 while he was in the army. After the war, they moved to New Haven, Connecticut, where Bill pursued graduate studies...
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Ann S. Rea

January 16, 1922 - September 4, 2015

Ann S. Rea died of natural causes on September 4, 2015. Born to Arthur and Lenore (Grosshans) Schwartz on January 16, 1922 in York, Nebraska, Mary Ann Schwarz was raised in York and studied Business Administration at the University of Nebraska before suspending classes and working as a civil servant for the Department of Defense during World War II. It was there that she met her husband, Captain...
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Betty H. Himmelblau

November 9, 1922 - September 3, 2015

Betty H. Himmelblau, age 92, died September 3, 2015 at the Westminster Arbour Health Center in Austin, Texas. She was preceded in death by her husband of 62 years, Dr. David M. Himmelblau. She is survived by her children and their spouses, Margaret and Donald Nellor of Austin, and Andrew Himmelblau and Ellen Hurley of Bedford, MA; her grandchildren Travis Nellor of Austin and Stacie Nellor of...
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Lola Watson

May 26, 1914 - September 1, 2015

Lola Watson was born May 26, 1914 in Sweetwater, Texas to Mack and Laura Johnson. She went to be with Our Lord September 1, 2015. Lola married her high school sweetheart Dr. Luther M. Watson. They lived in Austin where he practiced dentistry until his death in 1981. They had three daughters, Sarah Meinscher, Betty Arnette, and Gay Karhan. Lola was a Christian lady who spent much of her time...
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Patricia Orner Felger

October 17, 1936 - August 28, 2015

Patricia Orner Felger, a dedicated elementary school teacher, proud mother and grandmother, and a life-long champion of all children passed away peacefully surrounded by her family and close friends on August 28, 2015. She lost her valiant battle with a rare type of bile duct cancer. Born in Philadelphia on October17, 1936 to Harold G. Orner and Mary Gorden Orner, Pat was raised in New Orleans...
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Florence Henszey Jordan

July 26, 1924 - August 27, 2015

Our dear mother, Florence Henszey Jordan died peacefully in Austin, Texas, August 27, 2015, at the age of 91. Her daughter was with her when she died. Florence was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on July 26, 1924, the only child of Jacob and Florence Henszey. She spent her childhood in Philadelphia and was raised in the Quaker faith. In the early 1940's, while attending the University of...
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