Published by News Staff on Thu, 02/11/2016 - 10:07am
Susanne Dora (Knoblich) Jakobeit, 85, of La Grange died Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016. Susanne was born in East Germany on Dec. 29, 1930. She married Orda Jakobeit on Oct. 10, 1953. Susanne worked in sales at Dillard’s department store for 20 years.
Published by News Staff on Mon, 02/08/2016 - 9:54am
Billie Gaye Leyendecker Halamicek, 75, of Zimmerscheidt, Texas died after a long fought battle with cancer on Jan. 25, 2016 in Columbus. She was born on May 28, 1940 to Charles Leyendecker, Jr. and Taska Ida (Westphal) Leyendecker in Zimmerscheidt Community. On Nov.
Published by News Staff on Mon, 02/08/2016 - 9:52am
Funeral services for Loree Rost, 88 of Giddings, were held at 11 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 5, 2016 at St. Margaret’s Catholic Church in Giddings with Father James Olnhausen officiating. Burial followed in the Giddings City Cemetery. Loree died Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016 in Giddings.
Published by News Staff on Mon, 02/08/2016 - 9:50am
Marcella (Balch) West-Weston, 89, of La Grange (formerly of Houston), passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016. Marcella was born in Columbus, Ohio on Dec. 1, 1926, the daughter of F. Harry Balch and Marcella (Wishon) Balch. She married T.W. Tibby Weston on July 4, 1986.
Published by News Staff on Mon, 02/08/2016 - 9:48am
Geraldine Luetge, 92, of Belville, died Jan. 25, 2016. Geraldine was second daughter of Gerhard W. and Isabel Mittanck, born Feb. 28,1923, in Bellville at the home of her foster grandmother, Meta Lyth.
Published by News Staff on Thu, 02/04/2016 - 9:49am
James C. Vecera was called home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2016. He was 87 years old. James was born to Joseph and Freida Vecera in Plum on Dec. 9, 1928. The family soon settled in the St. John area where James attended St. John School.
Published by News Staff on Thu, 02/04/2016 - 9:47am
Services for Bobbie Jean Zapalac Tarter of La Grange will be held on Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016 at Fayette Memorial Funeral Home in La Grange at 2 p.m. Bobbie Jean Zapalac Tarter died on Feb. 2, 2016 in Austin after a short battle with lung cancer. She was born in La Grange on Dec.
Published by News Staff on Thu, 02/04/2016 - 9:44am
Elizabeth Fenix, 72, of La Grange, died Saturday, Jan. 23, 2016 at St. Mark’s Medical Center in La Grange. Elizabeth was born on April 23, 1943 in La Grange to Nealy and Elizabeth (Tutson) Washington. She married Walter Fenix in La Grange in 1956.