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Linda Ann Leatherwood

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Linda Ann Leatherwood was born on November 27, 1949 in Evanston, Illinois and passed away on May 4, 2017 in Conroe, Texas. She was 68 years old.

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Kehinde Omoniyi Osunseyi

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With a very hearty heart and gratitude to God Almighty for a short, fulfulled life, we announce the passing into eternity of a dearly beloved Pastor, husband, father, brother, and friend, Pastor Kehinde Omoniyi Osunseyi, who, at the age of 49 years, answered the higher call in the late evening hours of Thursday, May 4, 2017 at Memorial Hermann Hospitall in Pearland, Texas. He is survived by his…

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Bach Mai Ngo

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Bach Mai Ngo was born in Saigon, Vietnam on December 16, 1950 and passed away in Katy, Texas on May 3, 2017. She is survived by her daughter Vivian Huynh and husband Minh Ong, and their children Sophia and Joanna Ong. A visitation will be held on Tuesday, May 9, 2017 from 10AM to 12PM at Beresford Funeral Service. A funeral service will follow the visitation.

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Nita Ann Crawford Couch

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Nita Ann Couch, 73, passed away on May 1, 2017 in Sugar Land, Texas.   She was born on January 10, 1944 in Gladewater, Texas. She is survived by her sisters, Gwendolyn Rider & husband Brayton Monte Rider III of Canal Fulton, Ohio and Connie Florence Roebuck of Conroe, Texas; her brother, Terry Neal Crawford and wife Susan of Bellville, Texas; sister-in-law, Diane Crawford of Austin, Texas;…

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Norma Fluitt Milligan

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Norma Joyce Fluitt Milligan     Norma Joyce Milligan died Monday, May 1, 2017, in Southlake, Texas.  She was born to the late Leland David Fluitt and Lillian Belle Dodd Fluitt on June 17, 1933, in Burnet, Texas.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Dr. Barth Milligan, Jr. and sister, Mary Sue Mallett.     As a homemaker, she dedicated her life to her family and those she loved.  She was a…

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Maria S. Gomez de Santamaria

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Maria Socorro Gomez de Santamaria, 72, passed away in Houston, Texas on April 25, 2017.  She was born on May 13, 1944 in Mexico to Roberto Gomez and Maria Feliz Palacios de Santamaria. She is survived by her loving husband of nearly 52 years, Rodrigo Santamaria; 3 sons, Jose Rodrigo Santamaria & wife Olga, Armando Santamaria, and Eduardo Santamaria & wife Sylvia; 3 daughters, Maria Del…

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James Ray Hardzog Jr.

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James Ray Hardzog Jr. “Jim” answered the Lord’s call home at age 57 on Saturday, April 22nd, 2017. He was “Not your average Jim.”  Laughter and his love of family and friends were his hallmark, along with a deep abiding faith in Jesus Christ. He married Darlene in 1988. He was well known for being late to everything and put off having children until Darlene said, “Tick tock, tick tock, it’s now…

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Rosamaria Ramirez-Pace

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After almost 4 years of suffering and being in pain, Rosamaria Ramirez-Pace was given her angel wings and granted her peace on April 22, 2017 at 8:25 pm.  Her final days were spent surrounded by family and friends. Rosamaria’s life would seem too short to many, but those who were touched by her understood that the quality of existence far exceeds the quantity of time in which one lives. She…

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Harold Joseph Slaughter Sr.

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Harold J. Slaughter passed away on April 21, 2017. He worked tirelessly for the Houston Chronicle for over 50 years, and always said “He would die with a newspaper in his hand”, and he was right. Shortly after throwing his paper route, he wasn’t feeling well so he drove himself to the doctors office and breathed his last breath. He was a loving father and friend who always wore a smile on his…

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Carmen Cruz

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Carmen Cruz, 46, passed away on Friday, April 14, 2017 in Houston, Texas. Visitation and viewing will be Thursday evening, April 20, 2017 from 5 to 8 pm in the Chapel of Beresford Funeral Service.  

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Brigido Anaya

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Brigido Anaya, 64, passed away in Houston, Texas on April 11, 2017.  He was born in San Carlos, Mexico on June 8, 1952 to Carmelino Anaya and Maria Santos Flores, who both precede him in death. In addition to his parents, he is preceded by his brother, Carlos Anaya. He is survived by his loving wife of 16 years, Juana Maria (Parache) Anaya; his three children, Karina Ortega & husband…

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Julie Ann Tade

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Julie Tade was born in Great Bend, Kansas on March 28, 1956 to Glenn and Rosemary Tade. She died in Houston, Texas on April 11, 2017. She graduated from Spring Branch High School and the University of Houston. She enjoyed her cocker spaniels, listening to James Taylor, talking to her many cousins, traveling to Mexico and working with ceramics.   She is survived by her brothers Tim and his wife…

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Becca Parker

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Rebecca “Becca” Parker, was born on September 26, 2000 in Georgetown, Texas. From that moment, she filled Travis and Brandy’s hearts with so much love and joy. After moving to Houston from East Texas with her parents and little brother, Connor, Becca attended Robison Elementary and then Spillane Middle School. She became very active in the orchestra, playing the violin, and she developed a love…

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Cynthia Fletcher Hugele

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Cynthia Fletcher Hugele was born June 9, 1953, and passed away April 1, 2017, in her home in Houston, Texas. She is survived by her husband, Jim Hugele, her three children, Rachael Walker, Michael Agricola, and Sarah Agricola, her five grandchildren; Ethan, Teralynn, Elise, Hayley, and Benjamin, and her dog, Chandler. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her sister, Adeline…

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Billie V. Whitefield

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Billie Virginia Buntin Whitefield was born at home on December 28, 1921 in the part of Houston now known as the Heights.  She passed away at the age of 95 on April 1, 2017 surrounded by family.  She was the youngest daughter of Amzie Wiley Buntin and Laura Wilma Reader Buntin. She was a 1939 graduate of John H. Reagan High School and attended the University of Houston.  Billie was a longtime…

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Maria Emma Loaiza

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Maria Emma Loaiza passed in her sleep on March 31, 2017, in Houston, Texas. She is survived by a son, Humberto Rico, of Houston, and his wife, and a daughter, Maritza Hord, also of Houston, and her husband; three grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; many cousins, nephews, and nieces in Colombia who loved her dearly; and many friends in Houston and Colombia. Emma was born December 12, 1926,…

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Wanda Faye Lacy

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Wanda Faye Lacy, 73, passed away on March 25, 2017 in Sugar Land, TX.  She was born on August 4, 1943 in Dyersburg, Tennessee to Robert Wesley Wheat and Jessie Lee (Pascal) Wheat. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by one of her four daughters, Amanda Lambert; and one of her three sisters, Jewel Wheat. She is survived by three daughters, Pam Chalk & husband Fred, Rhonda…

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Mark A. Owings

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Mark Allen Owings, 52, passed away on Saturday, March 25, 2017 after a brief illness.  He was preceded in death by his mother, Banette Owings, and is survived by his father Allen Owings and wife Diane, his two sisters, Cassandra Bayack and husband Chris, and Duralyn Owings, and his brother Scott Hudson and wife Katrina.  Memorial services will be 3:00 PM Thursday, March 30 at Beresford Funeral…

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Mark Steven Carey

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Mark Steven Carey, a man of strong faith, was born on September 24, 1967 in Shreveport, Louisiana, and joined his Lord and Savior on March 24, 2017 in Houston, Texas, at the age of 49. He was preceded in death by his father, Bill D. Carey, and grandparents. He is survived by his daughter, Gloria Carey; mother, Dolores Harris and husband Sam; brothers, Craig Carey and wife Joann; Scott Carey and…

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Aziza Nakhle Bitar

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Aziza Nakhle Bitar, 80, passed away on March 22, 2017 in The Woodlands, Texas.   She was born in Lebanon on December 19, 1936. Services will be on Monday, March 27, 2017 at Our Lady of the Cedars Maronite Catholic Church (11935 Bellfort Village Dr, Houston, TX 77031).  Visitation will start at 6pm.  Funeral Mass will be at 7pm. Interment will be on Tuesday, March 28, 2017 at 11am at Houston…

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Victoria Siehgbeah

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Victoria Siehgbeah was born on March, 15, 1977 in Liberia and passed away on March 21, 2017 in Houston, Texas. Victoria is survived by her loving husband, Alphonso Siehgbeah, her four sons, Prince, Gaye Luis, Eric, Ericson, and Ben Siehgbeah, her three daughters, Mamie, Jaway L., and Slay L. Siehgbeah, her three brothers, John, George, and Richard Pohou, and her two sisters, Sophia and Ophelia…

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John Waldrop Kenneday

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John Waldrop Kenneday Born July 21st, 1924 Went to heaven March 19th, 2017 at 92 ½ years young from complications stemming from a bone infection, something he couldn’t fix with a screwdriver, pliers and some bailing wire.   John was preceded in death by his parents, brother, Bill Kenneday and sister, Rebecca Tart as well as his first wife, Neta Haze.  Left to treasure his memory are his second…

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Antonio Noe Sapon

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Antonio Noe Sapon, 48, passed away on March 19, 2017 in Houston, Texas.  He was born on February 9, 1969 in Guatemala. He is survived by his loving wife of 25 years, Rosario Sapon; son, Jason Sapon; daughters, Yuvisa Sapon, and Stephanie Sapon; his father, Theodoro Sapon; brother, Mario Sapon; and sister, Amalia Sapon. He is preceded in death by his mother, Paula Vicente. Visitation will be…

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Jerry Spell

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Jerry Spell, 77, passed away in Alvin, Texas on March 19, 2017.   He was born on January 10, 1940 in Trinity, Texas.   He is survived by his loving wife of 9 years, Judith Spell; sons, Jeff Vickrey & wife Yvonne, and David Vickrey & partner Rodney Hoover; daughter, Michelle Calvert & husband Scott; and his nieces & nephews, Lisa Duderstadt, Andy Spell & wife Lynda, Darrell…

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Troy Michael Whitley

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Troy Michael Whitley, 51, passed away on March 15, 2017 in Katy, Texas.  He was born on February 23, 1966 in New Orleans, Louisiana. He is survived by his daughters, Kiara Whitley, and Kanisha Antoine; his sons, Charles Madina, and Miguel Antoine & wife Amanda; his mother, Yolanda Ledesma; his grandchildren, Charles Jones, Marquise Antoine, Kevin Washington, Chasity Madina, Chelsea Madina,…

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Robert Lee Syzdek

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Robert Lee Syzdek, 79, passed away in Rosenberg, Texas on March 14, 2017.  He was born on July 27, 1937 in Houston, Texas to Thomas John Syzdek and Juliana Florene (Kwasnica) Syzdek.   He is survived by his loving wife of 38 years, Nettie Marie (Huffman) Syzdek; daughter, Sherry Shipe; son, Toma Powell; grandchildren, Lane Powell, Erica, T.J., Whitney, & Amelia Shipe, and Dixie Ennis;…

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Philip Lee Parker Jr.

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Philip Lee Parker, Jr was born September 8, 1947 in St Louis Missouri and passed away on March 12, 2017 in Houston Texas.  He is preceded in death by his parents Philip L Parker and Willette Valleroy Parker.  He is survived by his sisters Katheryn Henry of Washington and Nanette Kalter of Edinburgh Texas and his wife Sheryl Stout Parker of Houston. Phil graduated from high school in Eugene,…

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John Francis Witzeman

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John Francis Witzeman "Stats" passed away on March 10, 2017 to be with Jesus. John was born February 15th, 1939 and was the son of Adolph and Rita Witzeman of LaSalle- Peru, Illinois. John attended St. Bede’s Academy and Western, Illinois before moving and settling in Houston where he managed Molly’s Westcrest Pub for over 30 plus years in addition to his second love as statistician for the…

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Robert Allen Schneider

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Robert (Bob) Schneider was born August 27, 1937, the 2nd son of Theo & Viola Schneider of San Antonio.  Bob was raised in San Antonio, attending the public schools and graduated from Thomas Jefferson H.S. in 1955.  At Jefferson, Bob played the basshorn in the band.  After graduation, Bob joined the Army and was stationed in Germany as a medical lab technician for 3 years.  After the Army, Bob…

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Louis Reynold Julien

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Louis Reynold Julien, 77, passed away in Stafford, Texas on March 1, 2017.  He was born in Jeremie, Haiti on January 9, 1940 to the late Clarice Saintelus and Amercieux Julien.  He was the 5th of eleven siblings.   He went to Catholic school, after summer school, he went to Seminar of the Father Sacred Heart.  He continued his education in Port-au-Prince.  He received a scholarship to Canada to…

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