Obituaries


Herman M. Schoenemann, Jr.

Herman M. Schoenemann, Jr. passed away on Thursday, September 20, 2018, at his home in the Sandtown community near Burton and Carmine Texas. Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m., Sunday, September 23, 2018 at Martin Luther Lutheran Church, with Pastor David Tinker officiating. Burial will follow in the Loewe Family Cemetery in Sandtown.  Visitation will be from 5 until 7 p.m. Saturday at Memorial Oaks Chapel. He was preceded in death by his parents, his only sibling O B Schoenemann and sister-in-law Ruth Leonhardt Schoenemann, and his stepson Bryant Spence. Herman is survived by his wife Ruth, children Herman M (Marty) Schoenemann III (spouse Janine L Brown), Clifford W Schoenemann (Julie), Pamela K Rosas, and Trent J Schoenemann; step-daughter Beverly Mathis (Mike); 13 grandchildren and step-grandchildren; and 6 great-grandchildren and step-great grandchildren. Funeral arrangements for Herman M. Schoenemann, Jr. are entrusted to Memorial Oaks Chapel, 1306 West Main, Brenham. To post a tribute to the family, visit www.memorialoakschapel.com.

Clara Roesler

Clara Roesler, age 93 of Brenham. the widow of Arnold Roesler, passed away Thursday, September 20, 2018 at her residence. Clara Roesler’s surviving family includes:  Son, Mark Roesler; daughter-in-law Nancy Roesler; grandchildren Curt Roesler, Brett Roesler, Amy and Adam Stubbs, Natalie Roesler; great grandchildren Austin and Abrigail Stubbs; 2 great grandsons; sisters and brother-in-law Lucille Bohne, Lorene Hold, Amanda and Al Hafer, Patsy Roesler and Michaelyn Roesler. Visitation with the Roesler family will be from 5-7 p.m., Sunday, September 23 at Brenham Memorial Chapel. Funeral service for Clara Roesler will be held 10:00 a.m., Monday, September 24 in Salem Lutheran Church with Pastor Charles Parnell officiating. Burial will follow in Prairie Lea Cemetery. Memorials may be given to Salem Lutheran Church, Compassionate Care Hospice of Bryan or favorite charity. Services are in the care of Brenham Memorial Chapel, 2300 Stringer St., Brenham. 979.836.3611. For those who wish may access on-line guest registration at www.BrenhamMemorialChapel.com

Edward (Eddie) Longhofer, Jr.

Edward (Eddie) Longhofer, Jr. 70, passed away September 20, 2018 at his residence in Brenham, surrounded by his family. Funeral services are scheduled for 10 a.m., Monday, September 24, 2018 at St. John Lutheran Church of Prairie Hill, with Pastor Jill Vivroux officiating. Burial will follow in Prairie Lea Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 until 7 p.m. Sunday at Memorial Oaks Chapel. Survivors include his wife, Mary Longhofer; son, Damian and Tiffany Rasmussen of Bryan; sisters: June Gerson; brother, John Longhofer (Cyndi); nieces: Anna Longhofer, Gina Stack, Julee Gerson; nephews: Garrett Longhofer, Matthew Sommerlatte, and Adam Gerson. Also surviving are many relatives and friends. Eddie was preceded in death by his wife, Joyce Longhofer; daughter, Janice Elaine Longhofer; parents Edward and Elsie Longhofer; brother-in-law, Joseph Gerson. Funeral arrangements for Eddie Longhofer are entrusted to Memorial Oaks Chapel, 1306 West Main, Brenham. To post a tribute to the family, visit www.memorialoakschapel.com.

Bernice Evelyn (Frank) Blum

Bernice Evelyn (Frank) Blum, 97, of Kenney, Texas, passed away September 17, 2018 in Brenham, TX.  She is survived by her son:  William L. Blum and his wife, Lois, of Katy; daughter:  Brenda Blum of Kenney; grandchildren:  Scott Blum and his wife, Denise, of Fate, Robyn (Blum) Schulze and her husband, Travis, of Katy, and Will Hartnett and his wife, Regina, of San Angelo; great grandchildren:  Cameron Blum, Paige Schulze, Connor Schulze, Jessie Evelyn Hartnett and Addie Grace Hartnett and numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.  Bernice was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Blum, parents, Arno, Sr. and Norma Frank, great granddaughter, Riley Faith Blum, sisters, Ima Jane Lubojasky and Maxine Dickehut and brother, Hubert Frank and Arno Frank, Jr.  A visitation will be held from 5:00 – 7:00pm, Wednesday, September 19, at the Schmidt Funeral Home in Bellville.  A funeral service will be held at 10:00am, Thursday, September 20, at St. Mary’s Episcopal Church in Bellville, with Mother Rohani officiating.  Interment will follow in the Oak Knoll Cemetery in Bellville.  Friends who wish may make memorial gifts to:  St. Mary’s Episcopal Church, Altar Guild, 24 North Masonic, Bellville, TX  77418 or to the charity of their choice.  Funeral arrangements under the direction of the Schmidt Funeral Home, P O Box 610, 12029 Hwy. 36 South, Bellville, TX  77418. 979.865.2424  www.schmidtfunerals.com

Bobby Buffington

Bobby Buffington, age 75 of Hempstead, passed away on September 12, 2018.  Visitation will be Monday, September 17, from 5:00 - 7:00p at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.  Funeral services will be held Tuesday, September 18, 10:00am at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints with Bishop Richard A. Stewart officiating.  Services are in the care of Canon Funeral Home & Monument Co, 1420 Farr St., Waller, TX  77484 - 936.372.3683 - www.canonfuneralhome.com

Doris Mae Addicks Weiss

Doris Mae Addicks Weiss, age 93, left her earthly home and went to be with her heavenly Father on Wednesday, September 12, 2018. Doris Weiss is survived by her husband of 71 years, Clemence Weiss; sons Leighton Weiss and wife Renee, Charles Weiss and wife Kathy, Gary Weiss and wife Phyllis; grandchildren Angie Weiss, Jacob Weiss, Lauren Weiss Sinclair and husband Steven and Erich Weiss, and great granddaughter, Lillie Ann Sinclair; sisters-in-laws Verbie Weiss, Inez Weiss, and Madeline Blasienz; and many nieces, nephews, grand-nieces and grand-nephews. The Weiss family will receive friends and relatives at Brenham Memorial Chapel, Friday, September 14, 2018 from 5:00 until 8:00 p.m. Funeral services for Doris Weiss will be held 2:30 p.m., Saturday, September 15, 2018 at Salem Lutheran Church with Pastor Charles Parnell officiating.  Burial will be at Prairie Lea Cemetery following the service.  Memorials may be given to Salem Lutheran Church or to the charity of your choice. Services are in the care of Brenham Memorial Chapel, 2300 Stringer St., Brenham, TX 77833.  979.836.3611 For those who wish may access on-line guest registration at www.BrenhamMemorialChapel.com.

Janet Weiss Pomykal

Janet Weiss Pomykal, 84, died September 10, 2018 in Temple.Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m., Friday, September 14, 2018 at Wesley Brethren Church, with Pastor Michael Groseclose officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.Visitation is scheduled from 6 until 8 p.m. Thursday at Memorial Oaks Chapel.Survivors include sister, Natalia Van Meter of Brenham; daughters Theresa Clay and husband Phil of Hot Springs Village, Arkansas; Elizabeth Pomykal, and Kathie Boehnemann, both of Brenham; grandchildren: Brian and Alynda Long, Sarah and Zach Smith, Lisa Long, Michelle and Fermin Garcia, Brant and Jennifer Oertli, Rachel Stewart, Stephen and Eve Boehnemann, and Lauren and Josh Hadley; great-grandchildren: Kathryn Long, Kaylee Long, Audrey Long, Luke Long, Atlas Pifer, Dylan Ingham, Elise Garcia, Olivia Garcia, Vivian Garcia, Kaiya Smith, Jace Stewart, Rex Boehnemann, and Ellis Boehnemann. Also surviving is an aunt, Viola Lawson.Janet was preceded in death by her husband, Verde Pomykal; parents, Albert and Leona Weiss; brother Lilburn Weiss; brother-in-law Paul Van Meter; son-in-law, Larry Boehnemann.Funeral arrangements for Janet Weiss Pomykal are entrusted to Memorial Oaks Chapel, 1306 West Main, Brenham. To post a tribute to the family, visit www.memorialoakschapel.com.

Glynn Edward Johnston

Glynn Edward Johnston,67 of Brenham ­passed away Saturday, September 8, 2018, surrounded by his loved ones.Glynn is survived by his sons, Jeremy and Josh Johnston, by his former spouse and mother of his children, Sue Johnston, daughters-in-law, Merritt and Amanda Johnston,  five grandchildren (Peyton Edward, Aubrey Grey, Josiah Glynn, Silas Samuel, and Jubilee Merritt): sister Elizabeth Ann (Jeff) Wiley, brother Mark (Judy) Johnston, and brother Duane (John) Johnston. He will also be missed greatly by numerous nieces, nephews, extended family, and friends.Family and friends are invited for a time of visitation on Tuesday, September 11, from 5:00-7:00 pm at Brenham Memorial Chapel (2300 Stringer St., Brenham, Texas). A celebration of life will follow at 7:00 pm.Services are in the care of Brenham Memorial Chapel, 2300 Stringer St., Brenham, TX. 979.836.361. For those who wish may access on-line guest registration at www.BrenhamMemorialChapel.com.

Wayne Arnold

Wayne Arnold, age 80, passed away Saturday, September 8, 2018 in Baylor Scott & White Hospital.Wayne is survived by his wife Wanda of 58 years, daughter Dana Renee and Shep Barnett of Weatherford, son Keith Wayne and Penny Pepper Arnold of Dallas, Four grandchildren, Jenna Vitek and Ryan of Weatherford, Krista Broom and David of Keller, Lori Bradley and Justin of Haslet, and Brian Arnold of Boise, Idaho, four great grandchildren, Canaan McCall, Max Broom, Gracie and Aubrey Vitek,  one sister, Geneva Tucker of Tyler, Texas and numerous nieces and nephews.Funeral services for Wayne Arnold will be in Champion Fellowship Church on Tuesday, September 11, 2018 with visitation at 10 a.m. and services to follow at 11a.m. with Pastor Allen McClure, Pastor Tim Webb, and Minister Dr. Doug Hall will officiate. A private burial will follow in Prairie Lea Cemetery.Memorials may be directed to Hospice Brazos Valley, 302 E. Blue Bell Dr. Brenham or Sunny Glen Children’s Home, P.O. Box 1373 San Benito, Texas 78586.Services are in the care of Brenham Memorial Chapel, 2300 Stringer St., Brenham, TX. 979.836.361. For those who wish may access on-line guest registration at www.BrenhamMemorialChapel.com.

Bryant Mathis

Bryant Mathis, age 83 of Hempstead passed away on September 5, 2018. Visitation will be Saturday, September 8, 2018 from 5-7 pm at Canon Funeral Home. Funeral Services will be Sunday at 2 pm, at Canon Funeral Home with Johnny Arnall officiating. 

William “Bill” Dalton, Sr

William “Bill” Dalton, Sr., age 74 of Hempstead passed away on September 5, 2018.Visitation will be Friday, September 7, 2018 from 5-7 pm at Canon Funeral Home. Funeral Services will be Saturday at 2 pm, at Canon Funeral Home with Pastor Travis Patterson and Reverend William Plotts officiating.

Delbert Albert Stelter

Delbert Albert Stelter, 86, passed away September 2, 2018 in Temple. Funeral services are scheduled for 10 a.m., Friday, September 7, 2018 at Zion Lutheran Church, with Pastor Katrina Walther officiating. Burial will follow in Prairie Lea Cemetery. Visitation will be from 6 until 8 p.m. Thursday at Memorial Oaks Chapel. Survivors include sons and daughters-in-law Lloyd and Lillian Stelter, and Allan and Karla Stelter, all of Brenham; grandchildren: Jaime Lee Kazyak and husband Michael of Brenham; Kevin Stelter of Austin; Kyle Stelter of Houston, and Shane Stelter of Brenham; great-grandchildren: Harper Kazyak; nieces, Linda Unger and husband Ron, and Debra Reber and husband Dale;  nephew, Lee Stelter and wife Jeanne-Marie; great-nieces: Leia Unger, Nina Unger, and D’nea Reber. Delbert was preceded in death by his wife, Mildred Giese Stelter; parents, Fritz and Emma Stelter; sisters: Elfrieda Lueck and Rosa Lee Eissler; brother, Pearl Lee Stelter. Memorials may be directed to Hospice Brazos Valley, Veterans Hospital of temple, or any favorite charity. Funeral arrangements for Delbert Stelter are entrusted to Memorial Oaks Chapel, 1306 W. Main, Brenham. To post a tribute to the family, visit www.memorialoakschapel.com.

Jeff H. Smith, Jr.

Jeff H. Smith, Jr., age 86, of Waller passed away on August 27, 2018. Visitation will be Thursday, August 30, 2018 from 5:00 - 7:00pm at Canon Funeral Home.  Funeral Services will be Friday, August 31st, at 10:00am, at Hempstead Church of Christ.  Funeral arrangements entrusted to Canon Funeral Home & Monument Co., 1420 Farr. St., Waller, TX  77484  936.372.3683 www.canonfuneralhome.com

Frances Marie Bockhorn

Frances Marie Bockhorn of Brenham, age 95, passed away Tuesday, August 28, 2018 surrounded by her family at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Bryan, Texas. Surviving loving family includes: son, Dr. Bruce Bockhorn and wife Carobeth of Carmine; daughters, Joyce Nelson and husband Alfred of College Station and Grace Glenn and husband Michael of Bryan; grandchildren, (who lovingly called her Granny Franny)  Lee F. Bockhorn (Giulietta), Laura Fiedler (Mark), Catherine Nelson, Elizabeth Bateman, Jeffrey Glenn and Ross Glenn; great-grandchildren, David, Clare and Christopher Bockhorn, Hailey Fiedler; step-grandchildren, Lucas Stroech (Chris Ann) and Carolise Kelly (Ben); step-great-grandchildren, Graceyn, Braelyn and Kaleb Stroech ; Caroleen Kelly; Nick Fiedler and Chelsea Fiedler; sister, Peggy Goodson of Spring; numerous nieces and special niece Scottie Davis (Dan) of Brenham. Visitation will begin today at 8:00 a.m. at Brenham Memorial Chapel. Visitation with the Bockhorn family present will be held Friday, August 31st from 9:00 a.m. until the funeral service begins at 11:00 a.m. at Salem Evangelical Lutheran Church of Salem. Pastors Charles Parnell and Rich Nelson will officiate. Interment will follow in Prairie Lea Cemetery of Brenham. Memorials may be given to Salem Evangelical Lutheran Church of Salem or to the charity of your choice. Services for Frances Marie Bockhorn are in the care of Brenham Memorial Chapel, 2300 Stringer St., Brenham, TX.  Tributes may be shared at www.BrenhamMemorialChapel.com.

Carra Elizabeth Hohlt Zimmermann

Carra Elizabeth Hohlt Zimmermann passed away on Aug. 24, 2018. Funeral service will be 10 a.m. Tuesday, August 28, 2018 at St. Paul Lutheran Church of Rehburg with Pastor Denise Seymour officiating. Burial will follow in church cemetery. Family will be receiving friends and relatives from 6-8 p.m. Monday, August 27, 2018 at Memorial Oaks Chapel. She is survived by her children: Rebeca Carra Zimmermann (husband Donn Friedman), Jennifer Kay Zimmermann and Jeffrey Ray Zimmermann (wife Yvonne Zimmermann); grandchildren, Zev Friedman, Justin Zimmermann, Lauren Elizabeth Zimmermann, Ali Roberts, Eli Friedman, Rachel Zimmermann, Jaycee Seago, Jeffrey Zimmermann and Jace Zimmermann; many nieces, nephews and cousins. She was preceded in death by her husband, Lynn Zimmermann, and brothers Marvin and Elmer Hohlt. Donations may be made in her memory to St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Rehburg; Brazos Valley Hospice or the American Cancer Society. Funeral arrangements for Carra Zimmermann are entrusted to Memorial Oaks Chapel, 1306 West Main, Brenham. To post a tribute to the family, visit www.memorialoakschapel.com.

Gregory Reynolds

Gregory Reynolds, age 57 of Waller, passed away on August 19, 2018.  Visitation will be Thursday, August 23, from 4:00 - 7:00pm at Canon Funeral Home.  Funeral Services will follow at 7:00pm with Reverend Sandra Jones officiating.  Graveside Services will be held Friday, August 24, at 10:00am at Canon Mathis Cemetery.  Funeral arrangements fro Gregory Reynolds are entrusted to Canon Funeral Home & Monument Co., 1420 Farr St., Waller, TX  77484, 936.372.3683, www.canonfuneralhome.com  

Amelda Laura Katherine Lange Sump

Services for Amelda Laura Katherine Lange Sump, 98, the widow of Elton E. Sump, who died August 17, 2018, of Brenham. Funeral service will be held on Tuesday at 10:00 a.m. at Grace Lutheran Church in Brenham with Pastor Matthew Jacobs and Pastor William Holzer officiating. Burial will take place at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday at the Rest Haven Cemetery in Houston. Visitation will be at Memorial Oaks Chapel between 6 and 8 p.m. Munday evening.  Mrs. Sump is survived by numerous nieces and nephews. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Grace Lutheran Church and School of Brenham, St. Mark Lutheran Church of Conroe, Texas District of the Lutheran Women’s Missionary League, Good Samaritan Lutheran Home (Bethesda), or the charity of your choice. Funeral arrangements for Amelda Sump are entrusted to Memorial Oaks Chapel, 1306 W. Main, Brenham. To post a tribute to the family, visit www.memorialoakschapel.com 

Kathryn Krueger

Kathryn Krueger, age 96 of Hockley, passed away on August 13, 2018.  Visitation will be Thursday, August 16, 2018 from 5:00 - 8:00pm at Canon Funeral Home.  Funeral Services will be Friday, August 17 at 10:00am at Canon Funeral Home with Bro. Maurice McLeroy officiating. Canon Funeral Home & Monument Co., 1420 Farr St., Waller, TX 77484, (936) 372-3683   www.canonfuneralhome.com

Melvin Lee Meinecke

Melvin Lee Meinecke, 83, of Brenham died on August 11, 2018, the husband of Lucille “Zbranek” Meinecke.  Funeral service will be Tuesday, August 14, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church in Brenham with Pastor Jill Vivroux officiating,  burial will follow at Prairie Lea Cemetery.  Visitation with the family and friends will be Monday, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Memorial Oaks Chapel. Survivors include; his wife Lucille Meinecke, son and daughter-in-law; Mark and Tammy Meinecke, daughter and son-in-law; Mary and Leopoldo Andrade, brother Harold Meinecke, grandchildren Ryan, Brett and Lauren Meinecke, Alex and Danny Andrade, and several great- grandchildren. Memorial contributions may be directed to St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church or to Brazos Valley Hospices. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Memorial Oaks Chapel 1306 W. Main, Brenham.  To post a tribute to the family visit www.memorialoakschapel.com 

Alvin H. Coufal, Jr.

Alvin H. Coufal, Jr., age 81, of the Haw Creek community, passed away August 10, 2018, in Brenham, TX.  He is survived by his wife, Verna Jean Coufal of the Haw Creek community.  Also surviving are daughter, Ruth Lyn Poncik and husband Richard of Columbus; daughter-in-law Cynthia Coufal of Richmond TX.  He is survived by 4 grandchildren, Garrett Poncik and wife April of Bleiblerville; Jessica Mitchell and husband Chad of Helotes; Landon Coufal of College Station, and Brooke Coufal of Richmond.  He is also survived by great-granddaughters: Abigail, Madelyn and Kadynce Poncik, and expected soon Lola Mitchell.  Also surviving are sister-in-law Joyce Warmke and husband Billie.  He is also survived by numerous niece and nephews. Funeral services for Alvin H. Coufal, Jr. will be at 10:00 a.m. Monday, August 13 at St. Paul Lutheran Church, Shelby TX - 6814 Skull Creek Rd. Fayetteville TX 78940.  Burial will be at Haw Creek Cemetery, FM 389 near Shelby. Visitation will be from 5:00-7:00 p.m. Sunday, August 12 at Memorial Oaks Chapel, 1306 W. Main St., Funeral services for Alvin H. Coufal, Jr. are entrusted to Memorial Oaks Chapel in Brenham. To post a tribute to the family, visit www.memorialoakschapel.com.

Alfred William “Bill” Schwettmann

Alfred William “Bill” Schwettmann went home to his Lord and Savior on August 5, 2018. Alfred was born to Albert Schwettmann and Clara Bockhorn Schwettmann in the Pleasant Hill community on March 6, 1925. Alfred was baptized at Salem Lutheran Church on May 12, 1925 and later confirmed there on April 2,1939. He is survived by his beloved wife and lifelong companion of 64 years, Dorothy; Son and Daughter-in-law Duane and Gail Schwettmann; Daughter, Cheryl Beckermann; Grandchildren, Tiffany Galendez (Shawn), Wayne Beckermann (Catherine Zachry), and Alyssa Beckermann (Angel Lopez); Great-Grandchildren, Rhett Burk, Juila Espino, Ty Espino, Ava Galendez; Brother, Luther Schwettmann along with numerous nieces and nephews and his faithful companion, Susie. He is preceded in death by his parents; mother and father-in-law ,Willie and Lillie Sommerfeld; sister and brother-in-law, Esther and C.J. Dodson; brother-in-law and sister-in-law Alton and Bernice Sommerfield and sister-in-law, Margaret Schwettmann. Visitation will be held Friday, August 10 from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. at Memorial Oaks Chapel in Brenham. Funeral services will be held at Abiding Word Lutheran Church in Brenham on Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 10:00 a.m., officiated by Pastor Martin Moore. Burial will follow at Salem Lutheran Church cemetery. Funeral arrangements for Alfred William Schwettmann are entrusted to Memorial Oaks Chapel, 1306 West Main, Brenham. To post a tribute to the family, visit www.memorialoakschapel.com.

Gloria Mae Andrejczak

Gloria Mae Andrejczak, 83, passed away August 7, 2018 in Brenham. A Graveside Service is scheduled for 10 a.m., Friday, August 10, 2018 at St. John Lutheran Church Cemetery in Prairie Hill, with Pastor Jim Abbott officiating. Survivors include son and daughter-in-law Ray and Melanie Andrejczak of Brenham; daughters Karen Herzog and fiancé Carl Walthall of Bryan; Lisa and Brian Eben of Brenham; Tina and Dr. Chris Winkelmann of Boston, Mass.; grandchildren: Aubrey Brinkmeyer (Wesley); Isaac Andrejczak, step-grandson Brandon Walthall, Deena Brending (Josh); Mitchell Eben, William Winkelmann, Eric Winkelmann, Alysse Winkelmann, Jordan Winkelmann, Tomas Winkelmann and Tristan Winkelmann; great-grandchildren: Avery Brinkmeyer, Riley Brinkmeyer, Emily Brinkmeyer, and Connor Brending. Gloria was preceded in death by her husband, Johnnie Andrejczak, and parents, Otto and Rosie Herzog. Funeral arrangements for Gloria Mae Andrejczak are entrusted to Memorial Oaks Chapel, 1306 W. Main, Brenham. To post a tribute to the family, visit www.memorialoakschapel.com.

Louise “Squeakie” (Gurka) Lacina

Louise “Squeakie” (Gurka) Lacina, age 92 of Brenham and the widow of Eddie Lacina, passed away Sunday, August 5, 2018. Squeakie is survived by her loving family: daughter, Cynthia (Gary) Frenzel; sons, Jerry (Cindy) Lacina, Stoney (Annie) Lacina; grandson, Derek Frenzel; step-grandchildren, Lee Neal, Cecil (Reeta) Grimes, Hunter Griffin, Anthony (Mina) Griffin; step-great-grandson, Hudson Griffin; brother Johnny (Bernice) Gurka. Visitation with the Lacina family will be Wednesday, August 8th from 5-7 p.m. with rosary recited at 7 p.m. in Brenham Memorial Chapel. Mass of Christian Burial for Louise “Squeakie” Lacina will be held Thursday, August 9th at 10 a.m. in St. Mary's Catholic Church with Msgr. Benedict Zientek and Deacon Al Prescott as celebrants.  Burial will follow in Calvary Catholic Cemetery. Memorials may be given to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Margaret Blizzard Senior Activity Center or Hospice Brazos Valley. Services are in the care of Brenham Memorial Chapel, 2300 Stringer St., Brenham, TX Tributes may be shared at www.BrenhamMemorialChapel.com.