Published by News Staff on Mon, 12/14/2015 - 1:58pm
In the early morning hours of Dec. 11, 2015, Brittany Raye Ridley passed from this life into the arms of Jesus at her home in Round Top, surrounded by her family. Brittany was 30 years old. Brittany graced this world with her sweet presence on Oct. 31, 1985.
Published by News Staff on Mon, 12/14/2015 - 1:55pm
Ozzie “Butch” Berger went to his heavenly home peacefully on Sunday, Nov. 29, 2015, after a courageous battle with cancer for almost five years. He was born on Aug. 18, 1947 to Oswald and Clara (Jurak) Berger. Funeral services were held on Wednesday, Dec. 2 at 11 a.m. at St.
Published by News Staff on Mon, 12/14/2015 - 1:51pm
Theadore Carl Bruns (T.C.), 99, died Dec. 8, 2015. He was born in La Grange to Heinrich Carl and Helen Englebart Bruns. Loving husband, father, and grandfather, T.C. proudly served during World War II in the Asia-Pacific Theater as a member of the Army Air Corps.
Published by News Staff on Mon, 12/14/2015 - 1:49pm
Lillie Rose (Holan) Saddler, 85, of Ellinger, died on Tuesday, Dec. 8, 2015 at St. Mark’s Medical Center in La Grange. Lillie was born in La Grange on Sept. 16, 1930, the daughter of John and Mary (Kana) Holan. She worked in a cafeteria staff line in Houston and then moved to Ellinger in 2000.
Published by News Staff on Mon, 12/14/2015 - 1:47pm
Edward “White” Lee Tomanetz, 87, of Giddings died Tuesday, Dec. 8, 2015 at the Hospice Brazos Valley Inpatient Facility in Bryan. He was born on Sept. 9, 1928 in Dime Box to Adolph and Mathilda (Hannes) Tomanetz. He was baptized on Oct. 19, 1928 and confirmed on Aug. 29, 1943.
Published by News Staff on Thu, 12/10/2015 - 12:15pm
Rosa Lee “Totsie” Krebs, 79, of Willow Springs, died Sunday, Dec. 6, 2015. She was born in Nelsonville on Feb. 4, 1936 to Ladgie and Annie (Pilchiek) Blazek. She was baptized in the Christian Faith, raised in the Catholic Church and married Calvin Otto Krebs on May 9, 1955, in Industry.
Published by News Staff on Thu, 12/10/2015 - 12:10pm
Irlene B. Wilson, 83, of La Grange, died Thursday, Nov. 26, 2015. Irlene was born Dec. 2, 1931 in La Grange to Clarence Benford and Minnie (Hill) Benford. She married Lawrence Wilson and was a member of New Bethel Missionary Baptist Church in La Grange.
Published by News Staff on Thu, 12/10/2015 - 12:08pm
Rhodie Myra (Kraatz) Nietsche, 91, of Schulenburg died Dec. 7, 2015. She was born to Arthur Kraatz and Emily (Schnell) Kraatz on Aug. 11,1924. Rhodie was married to Willie (Bill) Nietsche on Sept. 27, 1953 at St. Paul Lutheran Church in La Grange.
Published by News Staff on Thu, 12/10/2015 - 12:06pm
Robert Louis Caldwell, 63, of La Grange, died Thursday, Nov. 26 at Seton Medical Center in Austin. Robert was born Aug. 24, 1952 in La Grange to Getto Baylor and Rena (Caldwell) Eans. He married Julia (Jones) Caldwell on June 16, 1973 in La Grange.