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Bobbette Cuffey Flamer

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Bobbette Cuffey Flamer, 81, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Wednesday, September 8, 2021 in Houston, Texas. She was born on June 15, 1940 to Robert Reid Cuffey Sr. and Mary (Waddy) Cuffey as the oldest of three children and the oldest daughter to Robert. Bobbette (Bobbie) was born and raised in Philadelphia, PA. She graduated from John Bartram High School in West Philadelphia.…

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Ana Silvia Diaz

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Ana Silvia Diaz, 75, passed away on September 5, 2021 at her home in Houston, Texas.   She was born in El Salvador on November 8, 1945 to Jose Leon Lobos and Maria Clemencia Diaz. She is survived by her daughters, Maria C. Espinoza, Candelaria D. Viera, Sonia M. Diaz, Rosa E. Ayala, Norma C. Mineros, and Karen Y. Cedillos; as well as numerous grandchildren, brothers, sisters, cousins, and…

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Maria C. Hawn

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Maria C. Hawn, known by most as Carola, was called to be with Our Heavenly Father on September 4, 2021.  She was born in Salinas, Puerto Rico on November 4, 1925.  As her mother (Palmira Picon) relocated to be near her work or family, Carola grew up in the towns of Patillas, Cidra, and Santurce.  As she matured, she enjoyed both her education as well as times dancing and singing in the city plaza…

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David Earl Ishup

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David Earl Ishup was born in Monroe, Louisiana on December 26, 1962 and passed away on September 1, 2021 in Houston, Texas. Services are scheduled for Saturday, September 18, 2021 in the Chapel of Beresford Funeral Service.  Visitation is from 9 to 10:30 and the funeral will begin at 11.  Burial will follow at Houston Memorial Gardens Cemetery.   Thank you for visiting this memorial web page…

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Julianah Adeleke

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Julianah Adeleke, 75, passed away on August 31, 2021 in Katy, Texas.  She was born on December 26, 1945. Services are scheduled for Thursday, September 9, 2021 in the Chapel of Beresford Funeral Service from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.  Burial will follow at Houston Memorial Gardens Cemetery (2426 Cullen Blvd., Pearland, TX 77381).   Thank you for visiting this memorial web page.   Please check back…

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Dylan Kihyun Kim

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Dylan Kim peacefully passed away in his sleep, at home, on August 30th, 2021, at the age of 3. Dylan was born February 26, 2018, in Sugar Land, Texas to Young Kim and Huong “Carrie” Dinh-Kim. Dylan is survived by his parents, Young and Carrie, and his two siblings, Hailey and Caleb, along with his paternal grandparents, Dong C. Kim and Myung Kim, and his maternal grandparents, Thap V. Dinh…

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Claude Frank Surdock

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Claude Frank Surdock, 60, passed away on August 26, 2021 in Houston, Texas.   He was born on February 20, 1961 in Saginaw, Michigan to Anthony Leo Surdock, Sr. and Lorraine Odessa Surdock. He is survived by his two daughters, Amanda Michelle Surdock & her husband Moises Aguilar, and Ashley Nicole Surdock; his mother, Lorraine Odessa Surdock; granddaughter, Alenya Belen Aguilar; his brother,…

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Deborah Polk Jones Gee

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Deborah was born in Beaumont, Texas to her parents Mary Ella and Ellis Polk.   She passed away peacefully in her sleep on August 25, 2021.   She fought a valiant fight with cancer and other ailments.  She was preceded in death by her parents, step-father James Sidney Flemings, brothers John Ellis Polk and Thomas Lee Teal, and niece Veronica Joyce Adams. Deborah attended schools in Beaumont,…

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Oel D. Castner

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Oel D. Castner died on August 21, 2021 in Katy, Texas. He was 83. Oel was born in Lubbock, TX and raised in Lamesa, TX. Oel and his family lived in many places before moving to Spring, TX, where he and wife Catherine (nee Weaver) lived for 40 years. He attended college at Abilene Christian University and Texas Tech University, and then joined the Navy in 1957. While in the Navy, he trained in…

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Kathleen Elizabeth Burgess

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Kathleen Elizabeth Burgess passed away peacefully at home on August 15, 2021, at the age of 84.  She is survived by her sister, Marie Koester and husband Kit, by her 3 children, Diane Garrett and husband Greg, Ron Mueller and wife Michelle, and Mike Mueller and wife Mari, by her 8 grandchildren, Erin Leshikar, Kasey Langhofer, Lauryn Koening, Chelsey Koening, Brian Bohannan, Krista Ostermann,…

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Jeff Brown

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It is with extreme sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Jeffrey Yates Brown who was 49 years old on Friday, August 13, 2021. Jeff passed peacefully in his sleep, leaving a life of happiness that he created for his family and friends. God bless his spirit, for he is now resting comfortably in the arms of his mother Dorothy Ann Brown.  He was preceded in death by his mother Dorothy Ann…

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Aida Wadih Ghabriel

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We share with our community the sad news of the passing of Aida Ghabriel, 82 years old, on Thursday, August 12, 2021. Aida was preceded in death by her late husband, Wadih . She is survived by her children Fuad and Hani and 5 loving grandchildren: Sasha, Chloe, Phoebe, George and Christian.  On Wednesday, August 18, 2021, praying the Rosary will begin at 10:30 AM followed by a Funeral Mass at…

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Joseph Harley Madison Jr

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Joseph Harley (Chip) Madison Jr., age 93, of Del Rio, Texas, was called home by his heavenly Father on Tuesday, August 10th after a short illness at the Memorial Hermann Northeast Hospital in Humble, Texas. He was preceded in death by his parents Harley and Zelma Madison.  After graduating from Del Rio High School in 1945, he worked for a few years for the railroad. He served during the Korean…

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Joan Marie Danna Martino

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Joan Marie (Danna) Martino passed away peacefully at age 88 while in Hospice Care on August 7, 2021, from complications from Alzheimer’s. She was born March 23, 1933, in Kansas City, Missouri to Joseph and Marie DeMarco, the oldest of two girls. Mother graduated from high school in May of 1950 in Kansas City and married Dad, Frank Aydam Danna in January 1951. They took up residence in Houston…

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Lucina Saavedra Regalado

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Lucina Saavedra Regalado, 84, passed away on August 7, 2021 in Katy, Texas.  She was born on May 20, 1937 in Mexico to Roman Saavedra and Paulina Regalado. She is survived by numerous children, including Esteban, Maria Christina, Felicitas, and Marta; numerous grandchildren, including Ana Gladys, Antonia, Natalia, Luz Marie, Jose, Carlos, Ana, Ruvid, and Jason; numerous great-grandchildren,…

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Stephan Cormier

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  Stephan D'Shon Cormier, 16, passed away on August 6, 2021 at his home in Katy, Texas.  Stephan aka (Pumpkin, Doo Doo Bug, Ba Bun, Baby Boy & Bun Bun). Born to Paul and Tameka January 22, 2005.  He is one of four children.  He is preceded in death by his brother, Paul Cormier II.  He is survived by his mother Tameka Jones and his father Paul Cormier Sr. His brother Demontre' Cormier and…

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Elnora Mabien Habeeb

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Wednesday, August 4th, 2021 Our Beautiful Queen Elnora Mabien Habeeb, mother of 5 children, passed away at the age 87 years young.   Elnora was born to Lucille Thomas and James Mabien, in Mobile Alabama on July 1st,1934, and was the eldest of 7. At the time of her passing she was the Matriach of four living generations. Her greatest Joy in life was nursing and taking care of her patients. Elnora…

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Richard Keith Murray

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Richard "Keith" Murray, 62, passed away on August 2, 2021 in Cypress, Texas.  He was born on March 19, 1959 in Bartlesville, Oklahoma to Donald Rae Murray and Billie Jo (Lauderdale) Murray. He is survived by his wife, Sherri Murray; his son, Gene Murray; his mother, Billie Murray; his brother, Steven Murray & wife Wonda; and his sister, Pam Cox & husband Wayne. He is preceded in death…

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Charles E. Wright

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Charles E. Wright, 96, passed away peacefully in his sleep Friday, July 30, 2021 at his home in Westbury. He was born July 22, 1925 in Washington, D. C. to Charles Erby Wright, Sr. and Elizabeth Redmond Wright.  In early 1929, the family moved to Houston, TX where Charles attended public school graduating first in his class at Jeff Davis HS in January, 1942.  Shortly after graduation, he returned…

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Yekaterina G. Martirosyan

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Yekaterina G. Martirosyan, 68, passed away on July 29, 2021 in Katy, Texas.   She was born in Georgia on November 30, 1952 to Gevorg and Manya Yordanyan. She is survived by her daughter, Mariam Sarkes, and her son, Varuzhan Martirosian. She is preceded in death by her husband, Gevorg Martirosyan. Funeral services are scheduled for Friday, August 6, 2021 at the St. Kevork Armenian Church (3211…

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Devin Alan Conway

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Devin Alan Conway, “D”, of Houston TX passed away peacefully in his sleep on Wednesday July 28, 2021 at the young age of 20. Devin’s passing was sudden and unforeseen. Devin was born on April 10, 2001 in New Orleans, Louisiana to Jameelah Saleem and Richard Conway as the youngest of 3 boys.  Devin graduated from South Houston High School in 2019 and had plans to attend college with a major in…

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James Gardner Wilson

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James Gardner Wilson, a proud veteran of The United States Army, passed away peacefully to Heaven on July 28th, 2021 at the age of 97. Born July 16th, 1924 in Wharton, New Jersey to James Gardner Wilson Sr. and Margaret Skelly. James grew up during the Great Depression but that didn’t stop him from thriving. He became a well known singer at an early age in his area of Jersey and performed…

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David Trkula

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Dragon “David” Trkula, 93, beloved husband, father, brother, uncle, and friend passed away on July 25, 2021, in Houston, Texas. He was at home with his family and passed away peacefully in his sleep. Also known as “Zach” he was born on August 19, 1927 in Patton Township “Adderly”, Pennsylvania to Milos “Mike” of Brezova Glava, Croatia (Austria) and Draginja “Dorothy” (Macut) Trkulja of Cerovac,…

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Jasmaine Montrell Lena Sonnier

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Jasmaine Montrell Lena Sonnier was born on July 06, 2003 in Opelousas, Louisiana to Meghan Sonnier and Jermaine Keith Andrus.  She passed away on July 23, 2021 in Houston, Texas. She leaves behind her mother, Meghan Aggison; step father, Jarret Aggison; sisters, Jer-Mya Sonnier, and Chalissa Sonnier; brothers, Jamorian Sonnier and Challis Sonnier; her grandmothers, Carla Sonnier Jackson, Donna…

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Georgette Chemali Handal

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Georgette Chemali Handal was born in Daroun, Lebanon on May 29, 1922 and passed away in Houston on July 22, 2021.  In her 99 years on this earth, she led a blessed, interesting and fulfilled life. Born to Elias and Negibe Chemali, Georgette remembers as a young child the adults talking about the past flu epidemic (of 1918), and later hearing discussions about people’s hardships during the Great…

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Danny Kaye Kaiser

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Danny Kaye Kaiser passed from this life Thursday, July 22nd at the age of 72 in Houston, Texas surrounded by his loved ones. Born December 10th, 1948 in Bishop, TX., Mr. Kaiser had been a resident of Houston for the past 47 years.  Danny enjoyed woodworking, cooking, gardening and spending time with his beloved family.  He was preceded in death by his father, Lester Kaiser and mother, Hertha…

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Samuel Oludayo Afara

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Samuel Oludayo Afara was born in Lagos, Nigeria on November 23, 1943 and passed away in Lake Jackson, Texas on July 20, 2021. Services are scheduled for Saturday, August 28, 2021 at Gardenia Reception Hall, 3505 S. Dairy Ashford Rd. #135, with the Visitation at 11am and the Funeral Service at 12pm.  A Graveside Service will follow at Carmen Nelson Bostick Cemetery. Please check back for an…

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Karen Moreland Gunzelman

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Karen Moreland Gunzelman (nee Wampler), age 72, passed away peacefully after a valiant battle with leukemia on the 18th of July 2021 in Houston, TX, surrounded by her immediate family.  Karen was born to William and Betty Wampler of McKeesport, PA on July 6, 1949.  Karen grew up in Philadelphia and Pittsburgh, PA with her close-knit and loving family. She graduated with honors from Mt. Lebanon…

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Eugene Joseph Shuffield Sr.

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Eugene Joseph Shuffield, Sr. was born December 5, 1928, and passed away on July 18, 2021 at the age of 92. He was a loving companion, devoted father and friend.  Gene was an avid hunter and fisherman, and enjoyed his motorcycle and the Jiminy Cricket Racing Team.  He was a faithful parishoner of St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church. He leaves to cherish his memories: devoted companion, Roya M.…

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Henry William McMath

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Henry William McMath passed away surrounded by family on July 17, 2021 following a fight with colorectal cancer.  He was preceded in death by his wife and love of his life, Judy Eileen McMath. They were one. Spirits that will never separate. He leaves behind his 5 children and their families. Daughter and son in law Judy Lee and Rick Frankson and their 3 children, Meghan, Christopher, and…

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