Evelyn A. (Mendel) Lamza


Evelyn A. (Mendel) Lamza, 83, of Houston, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 3, 2021.

Funeral services were held on Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021 at 1 p.m. at Queen of the Holy Rosary Catholic Church at Hostyn.

Born in Schulenburg on April 9, 1937, she was the daughter of Henry and Adela (Gassman) Mendel. She attended Schulenburg High School, and on May 26, 1956, she married Billy Lamza.

Survivors include two daughters, Patty Elder and husband Dave, and Linda Rowe and husband David; a son, David Lamza and wife Polly; a sister, Eleanora Hoffman; a brother, George Mendel; nine grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren.

Preceding her in death were her parents; a sister, Estelle Mendel; and a brother, Elton Mendel.

Schwenke-Baumgarten Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.