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Liley Agatha Joseph-Reid

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Liley Agatha Joseph Reid was a strong black woman with seven children, nine grandchildren and nineteen great grandchildren.  She was born and raised in Roxborough, Tobago to parents John and Emily Joseph where she attended Roxborough Anglican School and Ebenezer Methodist School. When someone you love transitions, there is a strong temptation to remember them only in a positive light.  Misdeeds…

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Ezequiel Alvarez Vargas

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Ezequiel Alvarez Vargas passed away September 9th, 2017 with his family by his side in Katy, TX. His mother and father both originated from Huandacareo, Michoacán, Mexico where Ezequiel was born and later immigrated to the United States. He resided in Chicagoland for many years, where he worked at Rickets Restaurant, before moving to Katy along with his children. He is survived by his wife…

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John Baker

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John Baker, 62, passed away at his home suddenly on September 8, 2017.  He was born on May 17, 1955 in Canada. He is survived by his wife, Mary Baker; son, Paul Baker; his mother, Kathryn Watson; step daughter, Alyssa; and step son, Joshua.  He is preceded in death by his father, Roy Foster; sister, Chris; and brothers, Joe and Steve. A Graveside Service will be held on Thursday, September 14,…

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Alexe Revutchi

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Alexe Revutchi, 77, passed away at home in Sugar Land surrounded by his loving family on Wednesday morning, September 6, 2017.   He was born on April 21, 1940 in Bucharest, Romania to Ion and Alexandra (Popov) Revutchi. He is survived by his wife of over 50 years, Petruta (Dumitru) Revutchi; son, Daniel Revutchi & wife Lidia; daughter, Alexandra "Alex" Funchess & husband Christopher…

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Lois Noreen Nicholson Coleman

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Lois Noreen Nicholson Coleman, 59, passed away suddenly on September 3rd, 2017 at a friend's home in Houston, Texas.   Lois was born on the 6th of November, in Vallejo California to Robbye Veneatha Jefferson Nicholson (deceased) and Jesse Lee Nicholson (deceased) and was the 5th child of 7 siblings. She pursued a career in health care and was a successful nurse for more than 20 years. Lois…

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Carolan Frances Mendel

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Carolan Frances Mendel of Houston passed away, peacefully, with her family at her bedside on September 2nd, 2017 at the beautiful age of 72. Carolan was born in Pryor, OK to loving parents Thomas and Dorothy Harrison. She grew up in Tulsa, Oklahoma until going to undergraduate school at DePauw University in Indiana. At DePauw she was a member of Pi Beta Phi sorority. After graduation she…

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Dami Adediran

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Dami Adediran was born in Nigeria on June 17, 1986 and passed away in Houston, Texas on August 21, 2017. A funeral service will be held at Beresford Funeral Service on Thursday, August 24, 2017 at 12:00PM. A graveside service will be held at Memorial Oaks Cemetery following the funeral.

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Michael Chike Morah

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Michael was born on April 1st 1981 and was called to glory on August 14th 2017. He was my little brother but better yet the best brother a girl could ever have. He was loving, kind, honest, loyal and so generous. He could literally give you the shirt off his back. He was the 4th child out of 5 children. Michael was always the one to look on the bright side of things no matter how bleak they…

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Janet D. Keves

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Putting up a good fight was always an attribute associated with Janet, but after a long battle with with cancer, her fight ended among her loved ones on Friday August 11th. Born in Ridgewood, NY, she was member of the orchestra at Grover Cleveland High School as a cello player as well as member of girls bowling team. She would continue her love of both these activities through her adult life…

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Edward J. Mahar

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Edward Joseph Mahar, born May 16, 1946 passed August 8, 2017.  He was the son of William F. Mahar and Mary Mahar.  He graduated from Cathedral High School in Syracuse, NY.  He went on to attend St. Gregory's College where he received an Associates degree. He then attended the University of Oklahoma and received his Bachelors degree in 1974. He attended South Texas College of Law and received a…

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Mary Lou Shaffer

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Mary Lou Evans Shaffer, 85, passed away in Houston on August 4, 2017.  She was born on November 7, 1931 in Fostoria, Texas to Edgar Leon Moyers and Rittie Oliver Moyers. She was a graduate of Hogg Middle School, and spent many years in Africa as minister/missionary.  She was an active member of the church all her life.   She loved God, her family and fishing. She is survived by her son, Dwight…

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Marge Wilson

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Marge Wilson passed away peacefully to heaven on August 4, 2017 in Katy, Texas.  She was born on June 2, 1927 in Mendham, New Jersey to George W. Delp and Ida (Lounsbury) Delp. Marge is survived by her loving husband of 69 years, James Gardner Wilson; 3 children, James Gary Wilson and wife Dawn, Kevin Edward Wilson and wife Nayeli, Donna Lee (Wilson) Downes; grandchildren, Amber Lynn Wood, …

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Willie Jean Alford

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Willie Jean (Meyer) Alford Cherished Wife, Mother, Grandmother, Great Grandmother, Caregiver and Friend. 1918 - 2017     Willie Jean passed peacefully at the age of 99 surrounded by three generations of loving family on July 27, 2017.   She was born in Houston, Texas on January 19, 1918, where she later earned a Registered Nurse Degree from the Lillie Jolly School of Nursing, married a…

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Loraine Burrow

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Born November 25,1924, Velma Lorene Fox preferred to go by the name Loraine. She was born in Grayson County, Texas to parents John and Lutie Mae Fox. Loraine passed away July 26, 2017 at age 92. She was preceded in death by her husband, Willie E. (Bill) Burrow in 2005. They were members of Bear Creek Church since moving to Houston from Sherman in 1997. Loraine is survived by her sister, Doris…

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Pastor Patrocinio Santiago

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Pastor Patrocinio Santiago was born on November 13, 1932 in Columbia and passed away on July 21, 2017 in Houston, Texas. A prayer service will be held at Iglesia Pentecostal Unida Hispana #8 on Wednesday, July 26, 2017 starting at 4:00 p.m. A graveside service will be held on Thursday, July 27, 2017 at Carmen Nelson Bostick Cemetery at 1:00 p.m.

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James Patrick Drennan

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On July  20, 2017, James “Jimmy” Drennan left this Earthly world to meet our Heavenly Father.  He passed away at home surrounded by his loving wife and family after a courageous battle with cancer. Jim was an amazing husband, father, son, brother and friend to all. Many friends and family covered him in love throughout his illness. Jimmy was born on December 5, 1974 in Dubai, UAE.  He is…

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Holly Kristen Hayes

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Holly Kristen Hayes, of Katy, Texas, lost her battle with cancer on July 17, 2017 at the age of 46. Holly was surrounded by family when she passed. Holly was born to parents F. Wayne Hayes and Caye Hayes Wood on June, 15th, 1971 in Dallas, Texas. She grew up as the eldest of two daughters and graduated from Alamo Heights High School in 1990. That same year, she began her studies at Baylor…

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Linda Louise Hurtubise-Campbell

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Linda Louise Hurtubise-Campbell was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on December 23, 1958 and passed away in Houston, Texas on July 12, 2017. She is survived by her two children James and Liza Hurtubise, her father James Campbell, her brother James Campbell, her sisters Sue Campbell, Debbie Campbell Kowalski, and Carol Kugler (Campbell), her grandson Chance Hurtubise, longtime friend Jim Stumpf…

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Theresa Kovacs Hartmann

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Theresa Kovacs Hartmann, 98, passed away on July 8, 2017 in Houston, Texas.  She was born on April 10, 1919 in Trenton, New Jersey to Stephen Kovacs and Anna Magyar Kovacs. She is survived by her son, Richard T. Hartmann and wife Barbara; Grandchildren, Emily Winton and husband Landon, and Rebecca Stuart and husband Josh; great-grandchildren, Ella & Jackson Winton, and Kate & Ryan Stuart…

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Linda Ann (Wallace) Cates

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Linda Ann (Wallace) Cates passed on, peacefully, in the early morning hours of July Fourth with her husband and friend of 37 years by her side.  This marked the end of her three-year, hard-fought battle against a rare form of cancer.   Linda was born on January 19, 1957 in Muncie, Indiana to Harold Warren Wallace II and Jane Ann (Isanogel) Wallace, the first of five children (followed by Barbara…

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Zoje Luca

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Zoje Luca, 79, passed away on June 28, 2017 in Katy, Texas.   She was born in Albania on May 6, 1938 to Halil and Hike Limani.  She is survived by her sons, Besnik Luca, Agim Luca; daughters, Mimoza Luca, Naile Luca, Lavdie Luca; grandchildren, Gentian Luca, Klajdi Buraj, Gea Buraj,Alert Buraj, Henrik Luca, Ambla Luca; great-grandchildren, Aaron Hajdin Luca, Chloe Emzi Luca; her sister, Naze…

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Robin Elaine Bell

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Robin Elaine Bell, 62, passed away at her daughter's home in Spring, Texas on Sunday, June 25, 2017.  She was born on July 14, 1954 at Reese Air Force Base in Lubbock County, Texas to Gyndolin Otto Petty and Evelyn Wright Petty. She is survived by her daughter, Angela Hall & husband Mark; 3 grandchildren, Gabrielle Krubl, William Renton, and Michael Renton; her mother, Evelyn Petty; and her…

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Agustin Hernandez Chiquito

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Agustin Hernandez Chiquito, 30, passed away on Friday, June 23, 2017 in Houston, Texas.  He was born on October 7, 1986 in Martinez de la Torre, Vera Cruz, Mexico. He is survived by his husband, Maksym Zalizniuk; daughter, Diana Hernandez Garcia; brother, Eric Hernandez Chiquito; and his parents, Agustin Hernandez Zacariaz and Alicia Chiquito Moreno. A visitation will be on Tuesday, June 27,…

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Forrest Patrick Bernelle

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Forrest Patrick Bernelle, 63, concluded his earthly adventure June 19, 2017, in his hometown of Houston, Texas.  Forrest was preceded in death by his father, Kenneth Eugene Bernelle and his sister, Denise Margaret Bernelle. He is survived by his wife, Catherine Bernelle, his mother, Madelen Price, daughters and sons-in-law Lauren and Matt Wells and Jessica and Joe Hanus, stepsons Steven Norton…

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Stacie LaVerne Washington

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Stacie LaVerne Washington was born in Houston, Texas on October 21, 1969 and passed away in Houston on June 11, 2017. She is survived by her common law husband Charles E. Steward; daughter Mianeeko N. Washington; father, Theodore Roosevelt Washington; and sisters Pleshette Byrd, Phyllis Byrd, and Tamiko Washington. She received her GED/High School Diploma from North Texas Job Corps in 1985 with…

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Ana Maria Sansoni

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Ana Maria Sansoni, 78, passed away on June 10, 2017 in Houston, Texas.  She was born in Bellavista, Peru on October 15, 1938 to Raul and Violeta Cabada. She is survived by her loving husband of over 58 years, Oscar A. Sansoni; sons, Oscar G Sansoni & wife Leslie, and Seryev H. Sansoni & wife Ashley; and daughter, Niemka S. Sansoni; grandchildren, Gabriella, Oscar Alante, Bronson, Vanessa…

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Cory Edward Taylor

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Cory Edward Taylor was born in Houston, Texas on July 29, 1971 and passed away in Houston, Texas on June 7, 2017. A graveside service will be held at Houston National Cemetery on Wednesday, June 14, 2017 at 11:30AM.

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The Rev. Dr. Gene Oesch

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Isaiah 40, Verses 1 and 2 Comfort ye, comfort ye my people, saith your God. Speak ye comfortably to Jerusalem, and cry unto her, that her warfare is accomplished, that her inequity is pardoned: for she hath received of the Lord’s hand double for all her sins.   Gene Oesch died on Monday, June 5 after a brave battle with many health issues.  He was 87 years old and had a long and productive…

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Natnael Solomon Chafamo Abiye

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Natnael Solomon Cafamo Abiye passed away after 5 short days.   His parents, Solomon Chafamo Abiye and Genet Belay Workneh Abiye, will be greeting friends and family at Memorial Lutheran Church (5800 Westheimer, Houston, TX 77057) on Wednesday morning, June 7, from 10 to 11 and have the funeral at 11:00 AM.  Interment will commence at Woodlawn Garden of Memories.

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Joan Webster Jordan

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Joan Webster Jordan was born October 27, 1925 in Golborne, Lancashire, England.  She was the only child of Wilfred and Margaret Webster, and an only niece and grandchild on her father’s side.  She lived in a little village and enjoyed a lovely childhood there, much adored by her parents, grandparents, aunts and uncles. Joan grew up during World War II and became a war bride to James Jordan, in…

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