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Raul Mendoza

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Raul Mendoza passed away on May 15, 2024 in Sugar Land, Texas.  He was born on December 12, 1956 in El Salvador. He is survived by his loving wife, Dulce Mendoza; his daughters, Ana Mendoza & husband Edy, Nathaly Mendoza & husband Diego Martinez, and Flor Mendoza & husband Omar Zaki; his son, Raul Alberto Mendoza; and grandchildren, Leilany, Kristian, Kevin, Jake, Mia, and Amara. He…

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Theodore K. Tsamouris

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Theodore "Ted" K. Tsamouris was born in Sparta, Greece on January 10, 1929, and passed away in Houston, Texas on May 13, 2024. Services are scheduled for Tuesday, May 21, 2024, at Annunciation Greek Orthodox Cathedral with the Visitation starting at12pm and the Funeral Service beginning at 12:30pm.  Burial will follow at Forest Park Lawndale Cemetery at 2pm. Thank you for visiting this memorial…

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LaVerne Sophie Amalie Schacherl Ball

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Our first Mother's Day without our loving Mother to guide our way through life. She always thought of others, gave of herself, shared her talents, and enjoyed hosting huge party events, inviting everyone she ever met to join her. She would have one of her favorite polka bands or big band orchestras provide the music as she danced the night away with the love of her life Leonard. She missed…

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Marlene Evelyn Brown

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Marlene Evelyn Brown, 92, of Taylor Lake Village, Texas, was born on March 22, 1932, in Chicago, Illinois. She passed away peacefully on May 11, 2024, in Houston, Texas. Marlene was preceded in death by her parents, Miles Elmer Edwards and Frances Christine (Helgesen) Edwards of Wood Dale, Illinois and her siblings Robert Edwards, Susan Pietrucha, and Roy Edwards. She is survived by her older…

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Bob Jones

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Bob Jones was born in Chattanooga, Tennessee on December 24, 1935, and passed away in Tomball, Texas on May 5, 2024. A Graveside Service will be held on Thursday, May 9, 2024 at Carmen Nelson Bostick Cemetery at 11am. Bob is survived by his two daughters, Bobbie Hill and Mona Jones. He is preceded in death by his wife, Mona Jones, and son, Bob Jones, Jr. Thank you for visiting this memorial…

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Robert Cochran

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Robert Glenn Cochran (Bob), 85, passed away peacefully on Friday, May 3rd, 2024 at his home in Houston, Texas. He was born March 12th, 1939 in Tulsa, Oklahoma to Glen and Iwan (Hawkins) Cochran.  He married the love of his life, Marilyn (Peterson) Cochran, on June 3, 1961. Soon after in 1962, he graduated from Oklahoma State with a Master of Science in Electrical Engineering. He immediately…

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Craig Edward D'Amico

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Craig Edward D’Amico, of Houston, Texas, passed away at the age of 51 after a sudden illness on May 2, 2024, in Houston, TX. Craig was born on Thanksgiving Day November 23, 1972, at Fort Sill, Oklahoma. He was one of triplets along with his brother, Alex, and sister, Sharon. They were born to Carmen (Sweeney) and Richard D’Amico. He also has another older brother named Ric. Craig had a passion…

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Elias M. Jarrouje

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Elias M. Jarrouje was born in Martmoura Qobaiyat, Lebanon September 11,1941, and passed away in Houston, Texas on May 1, 2024. Elias moved to Kuwait at a young age where he worked for the Public Works Authority and wrote short articles for an Arabic magazine. Elias helped lay the first stone for the Holy Family Catholic Cathedral in Kuwait where he met his beloved wife, Alice Shahwan. He also…

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Isaiah Ryder Leal-Lugo

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Isaiah Ryder Leal-Lugo passed away on April 30, 2024 in Houston, Texas. He was born on June 10, 2019 in Houston, Texas to Joshua Alberto Lugo and Savannah Kaylen Leal.  He is survived by his grandparents, Melisa Ballester & husband Oscar Lopez, Magdalena Perez & Gary Alan Perez, and Jose Lugo & wife Katrina Lugo; his brother, Leonardo; his aunts, Angelina Lopez and Roselyn Lopez; and…

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Raymond Gergi Abisaber

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Raymond Gergi Abisaber, 63, passed away in Houston, Texas on April 28, 2024.  He was born on October 13, 1960 in Lebanon to Gergi Abisaber and Nadia Malab Abisaber. He is survived by his loving wife of 10 years, Gissela Abisaber; son Angelo Abisaber, daughter Maya Abisaber, and two sisters Raymonda and Elaine Abisaber. Services will be at Our Lady of the Cedars Maronite Catholic Church (11935…

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Rene Armando Guerra

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Rene Armando Guerra was born in Mission, Texas on August 18, 1968, and passed away in Houston, Texas on April 27, 2024. A Visitation will take place at Beresford Funeral Service in Houston, Texas on Friday, May 3, 2024, from 9am to 3pm. A Second Visitation will take place on Friday, May 10, 2024 at Brown Family Funeral Home in Mission, Texas from 4pm to 9pm.  A Rosary will take place from 7pm…

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Steven Fletcher Hovater

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Steven Fletcher "Steve" Hovater “Opa”, 71, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, April 26, 2024 in Houston, Texas.  He was born on December 12, 1952 in Houston, Texas to Amos Claude Hovater and Mary Ann Hovater.  He attended Memorial High School and was a graduate of the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. Upon graduating he joined his dad in the family business building new homes. He…

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John Y Humber

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John Y. Humber, PhD, 82, went to be with our Heavenly Father on April 24, 2024.  Born in Atlanta, Georgia on September 18, 1941, John was preceded in death by his parents, John B. and Henrietta W. Humber.  Johnny grew up in Bellaire, Texas and attended Bellaire High School. He spent his undergraduate years at Texas A&M University, College Station where he was a Cadet Major in the Corps of…

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Nancy Taylor Driskill

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On April 20, 2024, Nancy Taylor Driskill passed away after complications from an extended illness. Born on July 13, 1944, Nancy was 79 years old.   Known to her family as “Granny”, one of her greatest joys was the recent birth of her great grandson, Samuel Joe Brown.  Nancy loved painting, crafts, playing the slots, growing plants and most of all, loving and doting over her children and family…

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Toy Gee

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Toy Gee, of Cypress TX, passed away at the age of 68 on April 9, 2024 in Houston, TX after having complications from a kidney transplant. He was born on December 14, 1955 in Indianola, MS to Han Chau (aka Don) Gee and Frances Gee. He is preceded in death by his spouse, Deborah Gee and father, Han Chau Gee. Toy attended and graduated in 1974 from Sterling High School in Houston, TX. Toy spent…

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Brenda Tania Diaz Morales

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Brenda Tania Diaz Morales was born in El Salvador on December 30, 1969, and passed away in Sugar Land, Texas on April 5, 2024. She is survived by her sons, Oscar Diaz and Jerry Diaz; daughter, Maritza Diaz; mother, Teresa Morales; grandchildren, Desiree Diaz, Kevin Fierro, Adrian Molina, Jason Fierro, Diana Molina, Jerry Alexander Diaz, Danai Diaz, and Odalys Diaz; great-grandchild, Aaliyah…

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Louis Casassa Jr.

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Louis Casassa Jr, 67, passed away on April 1, 2024, at his home in Sealy, Texas, surrounded by his loving family.  He was born on February 16, 1957, in Houston, Texas to Louis Casassa Sr. and Betty Marie (Salter) Casassa as the third of four children.   Louis graduated from John H. Reagan High School in the Heights.  Upon graduation he enlisted in the United States Marine Corps where he achieved…

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Cecilia Ann Miller

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Celebrating the Life of Cecilia Ann Miller Sunrise: June 20, 1947 Sunset: March 31, 2024 Cecilia Ann Guerrero was born on June 20, 1947 to Cleotilde & Leonardo Guerrero of Alvin, Tx. Her Life As a young girl from Alvin, Texas, she moved to Houston and united in marriage to Steve Miller Sr., with whom she had two sons.  Life became her teacher as she became a young widow but, she knew…

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Marie Annell Stephens

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Marie Stephens, aged 83, from Rosebud, TX, peacefully passed away on March 31, 2024. Born in Rosebud on July 25, 1940, to Fred Stephens and Louis Gordon, Marie's life was one of remarkable dedication and love. Marie's journey began with her marriage to her high school sweetheart, Kent Burris. As Kent served in the Air Force, their lives were filled with adventures across various bases in the U.S…

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Jessie Sithole

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Jessie Sithole, 83, passed away on March 25, 2024 in Houston, Texas.  She was born on July 17, 1940 in Chipinge, Zimbabwe.   She was the oldest of 8 children to Philmon Dhliwayo and Susan (Dhlamini) Dhliwayo. She is survived by her loving children, Charity Mundeta & husband Sydney, Faith Sithole, Hope Sithole Kadenge, Nomsa Mhalanga, Bruce Sithole, and Grow Sithole & wife Emiliah; 2…

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Mary Anne Aucoin

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Mary Anne, "Anne", Tatum was born on April 4 in 1936 in the Hospital of St. Therese in Beaumont, Texas, a foreshadowing of her future Catholic conversion.  Her family moved to Houston a few years later where she grew up.  She attended the University of Houston and graduated with a degree in Music from the Conservatory and in Education.  She met her husband, Thomas Aucoin, at UH.  On their first…

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Jose Francisco Ortis

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José Francisco Ortis was born in San Benito, Texas on January 29, 1951 to Genaro Ortiz Vargas and Sofia Nunez Flores as the oldest of six children and passed away peacefully on March 24, 2024 in his home in Richmond, Texas.   José Francisco had two children, Ian F. Ortis and Penelope Ortis Navarrete from his first marriage. In 1992, he met the love of his life, Elizabeth Gough and they married…

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Ernesto Carbajal

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Ernesto Carbajal was born in Mexico on February 26, 1957, and passed away in Tomball, Texas on March 17, 2024. He is survived by his children: Sally Nava & husband Jose Diosdado, Maria Carbajal & husband Octavio Mendoza, Ernesto Carbajal, Jr. & wife Karen Montelongo, Miguel Angel Carbajal, and Daniela Carbajal; Grandchildren: Jennifer Nava, Esmeralda Velazquez, Isabel Diosdado,…

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Marie Fadel Saliby

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Marie Fadel Saliby was born in Lebanon on June 16, 1934 and passed away in Pearland, Texas on March 13, 2024. Services will be held on Monday, March 18, 2024 at Our Lady of the Cedars Maronite Catholic Church with the Visitation starting at 6:00pm, the Rosary at 6:30pm, and Mass at 7:00pm. Burial will follow the next day, Tuesday, March 19, 2024 at Paradise South Cemetery at 10:00am. Thank you…

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Ruth Ann Maxwell Gatz

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Ruth Ann Maxwell Gatz, "Ruthie", 83,  peacefully graduated to Heaven on March 12th, 2024, in Richmond, Texas.  She was born on December 6th, 1940 in Alva Oklahoma to Marshall Rhodes Maxwell and Evelyn Florence Baum Maxwell. Ruth Ann was the middle sister to Alycen and Lucille Maxwell. They were all 3 very accomplished musicians and pianists.  In addition to being a talented pianist, Ruth Ann…

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Ana Gloria Martinez

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Ana Gloria Martinez, 71, passed away on March 11, 2024 at her home in Houston, Texas.  She was born on December 23, 1952 in El Salvador to Miguel Lopez and Blanca Aparicio. She is survived by her daughter, Norma Martinez & husband Richard Torres, her son, Juan Ramon Martinez Jr; grandchildren, Ricardo Torres Jr., Delmy Torres, Sergio Simental, Brenda Martinez-Ashaka, Isaias Torres, Elias…

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Anis Elias Nader

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Anis Elias Nader, 79, passed away on March 11, 2024 in Pasadena, Texas.  He was born in Beirut, Lebanon on May 28, 1944 to Elias Nader and Ghattasse Mundos Nader. He is survived by his 2 daughters, Samar Dally & husband Fred, and Christine Dow & husband Dolan; 5 grandchildren, Michael Dally, Isabella Dally, Danielle Dally, Joseph Dow, and Ava Dow; his sister, Marie Gedeon, and brother,…

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Donald Thompson Jr.

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Donald Thompson, Jr., 68, passed away on March 11, 2024 at his home in Houston, Texas.  He was born in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania on November 13, 1955 to Donald Thompson, Sr, and Gladys Eubanks Thompson. He is survived by his loving wife of almost 45 years, Denise (Redmon) Thompson; his children, Dawnette Sam, Donald Thompson III & wife Shauntay, Desiree Thompson, Darrell Thompson & wife…

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David Ford Black

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David Ford Black returned to his heavenly father on March 10, 2024. David was a devoted husband, father, and grandfather, always putting his family first. David was born in Amarillo, Texas on September 13, 1941, to Mary Ford Black and John Palmer Black.  David grew up with his older brother, John, down the street from Amarillo High School. His father was the editor for the local newspaper, and…

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Dorothy Jenkins Williams

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Dorothy "Dottie" Margaret Jenkins Williams, known to all as "Meme", 103, passed away on March 5, 2024 in Sugar Land, Texas. She was born in Mullin, Texas on May 29, 1920 to Sam Jenkins and Elenor Catherine NeSmith Jenkins. Dottie (Meme) was a remarkable woman who found joy in the simple things in life.  She was known for her great love for her family, her exceptional cooking of large, delicious…

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