Obituaries

Erwin G. Matura

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Erwin G. Matura, 76, of Ammannsville, passed away on Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. The funeral was held on Monday, Sept. 9 at 10 a.m. at St. John

Robert ‘Bob’ G. Opela

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Robert “Bob” G. Opela, 75, of Yoakum, passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019. He was born May 25, 1944 in Sweet Home to Willie and Mary Ann (Minarcik) Opela.

Elisabeth ‘Liz’ Marie Gabler Wagner

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Elisabeth “Liz” Marie Gabler Wagner of Friendswood went peacefully to be with the Lord, with her family by her side at Clear Lake Regional Hospital in Webster on Friday, July

Lee Andrew Charanza

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A memorial service for Lee Andrew Charanza of Schulenburg was held on Saturday, Sept. 7 at 11 a.m. Schwenke-Baumgarten Funeral Home. He was born in Caldwell on Feb. 8, 1952

Charles Allen Hadac

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Charles Allen Hadac, 77, passed away at Colonial Care Center in Schulenburg on Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019. The funeral will be held on Friday, Sept. 13 at 10 a.m. at

Billy Frank Strickland

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Billy Frank Strickland, 85, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2019 at St. David’s hospital in Austin. He was born in Hazelhurst, Miss. on Oct. 13, 1933, the son

Gary Edwin Greive

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Gary Edwin Greive, 65, passed away peacefully at his home in Praha on Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2019 after a 14-month battle with cancer. He was born in San Antonio on

William ‘Willie’ Dujka

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William “Willie” Dujka, 92, of East Bernard passed away on Thursday, Aug. 22, 2019. He was born Feb. 12, 1927 to Paul and Rosalie Maly Dujka in the community of

Michael Anthony Oviedo

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Michael Anthony Oviedo was born on March 12, 1998 in Katy to Federico Oviedo Jr. and Lori Lynn Rojas. Michael Anthony passed away on Thursday, Aug. 8, 2019 at 2:15

Billy Joe Runnels

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Billy Joe Runnels was born April 23, 1954, the only child to Georgia Runnels. He attended J.A. Greene School and Schulenburg High School. Billy was a member of Stevens Chapel