Welcome to the services schedule and online obituaries for Beresford Funeral Service. Below is a list of recent services scheduled at our funeral home. Click on the name of the individual to read their obituary, death notice, or eulogy. Click on the Condolences/Tributes links to sign an online guest book, or to leave an online tribute to the deceased. If you do not see the name of the individual you are looking for, then try searching our data bases.

Remembering...

Billie Faye Holmes

Born: Died:

Billie Faye Holmes, 91, born November 1,1927 in Estelline, Texas, went to be with the Lord on March 18, 2019 in Clear Lake, Texas.   Billie attended South Texas Business University before going to Beauty School and opening her own salon, which she ran for many years. Later, she co-owned and operated Vince’s Boat Stop with her second husband, Vincent Caravella, located at Watergate Yacht Basin…

view

Jeffery Scott Campbell

Born: Died:

Jeff, we called him Scott, was a friend to many people: family, church, work, neighbors, and people everywhere. He loved his alma mater, Houston Baptist University. He was a member of the Student Senate and served as the school’s student photographer. Jeff was especially delighted when they established a football program.  After graduation he worked for the Data General and EMC Corporations…

view

James Roland Mercer Sr.

Born: Died:

No description available

view

Severo Vasquez Estrada Jr.

Born: Died:

Severo Vasquez Estrada Jr. Devoted husband and grandfather Severo Vasquez Estrada Jr, 64, passed away Sunday, March 10th, at his home. Severo was born September 14, 1954 in Sugar Land, TX to Sophie and Severo Estrada Sr. Severo had worked for the Randall’s grocery chain from high school until his retirement in 2018. Severo was known for his endearing charm and gentleness. He was also a…

view

Geraldine Sullivan

Born: Died:

On March 10, 2019, Geraldine Anne Minich Sullivan (“Gerrie”) passed away peacefully.  Gerrie was born on a “Lucky Friday the 13th” in January 1933 to her parents Margaret Osanna Scanlan Minich and George Henry Minich in Chicago (Oak Park), Illinois.   An only child, she grew up playing with many cousins and close friends.  Gerrie attended St. Giles Grammar School and Trinity Catholic High School…

view

Betty Jo Hallford

Born: Died:

Betty Jo Hallford, 91, born July 1, 1927 in Morrilton, Arkansas, passed away on March 8, 2019 in Sugar Land, Texas. She is survived by her daughter, Terry Birdwell & husband Cody; her grandchildren, Joshua & Heather Birdwell; brother, Paul Hanna; and sisters, June Smith, Mary Cozort Harper; and Landa Mann. She is preceded in death by her husband, James Wayman Hallford; and her parents,…

view

Dorothy B. Cobb

Born: Died:

Dorothy Burroughs Cobb, born in Rayville, Louisiana on December 02,1936 passed away on March 06, 2019 at age of 82 in Houston, Texas.   Dorothy retired from Municipal Employees Retirement System, Baton Rouge in 1999. "Maw-Maw" devoted her retired life to her greatest joy, Grandchildren and Great Grandchildren.  Dorothy is preceded in death by parents, George James Burroughs and Florence Smith…

view

Lap Tien Ngo

Born: Died:

Lap Tien Ngo, 64, of Houston, TX, born in Vietnam in 1954, passed away in the comfort of his daughter's home surrounded by his family on March 5, 2019. Lap is survived by his son Thị Đình Ngô, daughters Uyên Van Ngô, Uyên Thơ Ngô, parents Ngô Văn Tần, Nguyễn Thị Quá, brother Ngô hữu Thành  vợ và các con , sisters Ngô tuyết Hoa chồng và con, Ngô thu nguyệt chồng và con, and many loving…

view

Natasha R. Mubita

Born: Died:

Natasha R. Mubita was born in Zambia on June 24, 1992 and passed away in Brookshire, Texas on March 2, 2019. A visitation will be held at Beresford Funeral Service on Saturday, March 16, 2019 at 11:00am.  The funeral service will begin at 11:30pm.  A graveside service will be held at Carmen Nelson Bostick Cemetery in Tomball, Texas at 2:00pm.

view

Sylvia Inez Gomez

Born: Died:

Sylvia Inez Gomez, 66, passed away in the early hours of Sunday, February 24, 2019 in Houston, Texas.   She was born in Houston on April 16, 1952 to Pete and Mercedes (Costilla) Gomez. She is survived by her brother, Rodrigo Gomez; her sister, Stella Rivera & husband Mike; nieces & nephews: Monica Gutierrez & husband Isai, Michael D. Rivera, Bianca Rivera, and Jessica Rivera; and…

view

Dora B. Ruiz

Born: Died:

Dora B. Ruiz, 69, passed away at her home in Houston in the early hours of February 19, 2019 surrounded by her family.   She was born in Mexico on December 26, 1949 to Santiago and Frances Bazaldua. She is survived by her daughter, Rachel Puente & fiancée Bernardino Hernandez; her son, Roberto Ruiz, Jr.; her mother, Frances Bazaldua; her grandchildren, Isabella Diaz & husband Gustavo,…

view

George Paul Leopolos

Born: Died:

Paul Leopolos, 76, of League City, Texas passed away on February 15, 2019 in Houston, Texas surrounded by family.   He was born in Cisco, Texas on June 27, 1942 to Geroge M. and Juanita (Myers) Leopolos. He and his wife Shirley were happily married for 55 years. Paul served in the Navy in his younger years which began his love of aviation. Paul enjoyed grilling, hunting and spending time with…

view

Dorothy Nell Clement

Born: Died:

Dorothy Nell Clement, met Our Heavenly Father on Sunday, February 10, 2019 while at Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital.  She was born October 3, 1944 to her parents Rector Lynn Heckel and Bernice Helen (Chase) Heckel in San Antonio, Texas.  Dorothy graduated from Harlandale High School in San Antonio, Texas; and studied at San Antonio College where she also participated in water ballet.  She was…

view

Robert A. Lakkis

Born: Died:

Robert A. Lakkis was born in Beirut, Lebanon on January 15, 1941 and passed away in Houston, Texas on February 9, 2019. A visitation will be held on Friday, February 15, 2019 at Our Lady of the Cedars Maronite Catholic Church from 5:30pm to 6:30pm.  The Rosary will begin at 6:30pm with the Mass beginning at 7:00pm.  A graveside service will be held on Saturday, February 16, 2019 at Forest Park…

view

Carlos Roberto Carolino

Born: Died:

English  On Sunday, February 3rd, 2019, Carlos Roberto Carolino (Carlito): husband, father, brother, uncle and grandfather, unfortunately passed away. He was born on July 16,1961 and came to United States of America in 1985 were he was residing since then. Carlos worked as a 18 Wheeler Truck Driver. He loved the Nature and his passion was Music. His compositions, inspired by the Holy Spirit,…

view

Theodoros Evangelos Kyriazis

Born: Died:

Theodoros Evangelos "Ted" Kyriazis, 78, passed away on January 30, 2019 in Houston, Texas.  He was born in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on October 28, 1940 to Evangelos D. Kyriazis and Olga (Yossis) Kyriazis. He is survived by his brothers, Constantine Kyriazis & wife Bengie, and Nick Kyriazis & wife Helen; sisters, Polixeni Linardatos, and Fani Grous & husband Dinos; sister-in-law: Mary…

view

Robert Shane Garza

Born: Died:

Robert Shane Garza went to be with his Lord and Savior on Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at the age of 54. He was a beloved father, son, brother, uncle, and cousin who will be deeply missed by his family. Rob was the proud son of Frank and Carol Garza and brother to Patricia Wilson. He was born April 5, 1964 in Stillwater, Oklahoma. He attended Hahn American High School in Germany where he played…

view

Oscar J. Reyes Alvarado

Born: Died:

Oscar Jose Reyes Alvarado Mayo 3 de 2001- Enero 21 de 2019   Nos enseñates a valorar y disfrutar las cosas que nos hacen felices.  Extrañemos tu sonrisa, tu alegria y tu amor. Sabemos que desde el cielo seguiras inspirandonos.   Oscar y Mirna Reyes, Brenda Lemus invitan a la celebracion de su vida el viernes 25 de Enero de 2019 en La Iglesia Casa Del Alfarero #4, 17560 Keith Harrow Blvd #A.…

view

Oscar Turner III

Born: Died:

Oscar Turner III (aka “Bubba”), age 81, met his Jesus face-to-face on January 15, 2019, in Houston, Texas, surrounded by his wife and four daughters. Oscar was born on May 21, 1937, in Dallas, Texas, to Oscar Turner, Jr. and Elizabeth Williamson Turner. After following in his dad’s footsteps as president of the senior class and graduating from Woodrow Wilson High School in Dallas, Oscar went on…

view

Iren Lamar Gilliard

Born: Died:

Iren Lamar Gilliard was born in Houston on September 27, 2011.   Sadly, the sun set on him far too soon on January 8, 2019. Left behind to miss him are his parents, Jervie Gilliard III and Mary (Semien) Gilliard; his brother, Kobe Bean Gilliard; sisters, Markia Semien, Emerald Semien, and Chloe Gilliard; grandparents, Jervie Gilliard, Barbara Dunning, and John Semien; aunts: Tiffany Aldridge,…

view

Nettie Lee Heard Powell

Born: Died:

Nettie Lee Heard Powell was born in Dallas, Texas on August 23, 1951 and passed away in Houston, Texas on January 8, 2019. She is survived by her sons, Raymond Hebert Jr., Robert Hebert, and Benny Hebert; her daughter, Tina Hebert-Hayes; her grandchildren, Willissa Hebert, Ayrialle Hebert, Raelynn Hebert, Arri Hebert, Raymond Hebert, Autumn Hebert, Kaleb Hebert, and Haylee Cook; great -gandchild…

view

Michael S. Rogers

Born: Died:

On January 5, 2019, Mr. Michael Shannon Rogers, age 67, went home to be with our Lord.   A native Texan, Michael was born in Houston, Texas where he worked and lived his entire life.  As a patriot, after graduating from Spring Woods High School, he enlisted into and served our great country in the United States Army in the early part of the 1970s.  Michael was recognized as a loyal and dedicated…

view

Mildred Ford

Born: Died:

Mildred Ford passed away on January 2, 2019.  She is survived by daughter, Sharron Fox; grandson, Michael Fox; granddaughter-in-law, Dawn Fox; and great granddaughter, Carley Fox.  She was predeceased by husband, Edwin “Bud” Ford and son, Larry Ford.  She was a daughter, wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother and was a nurse for over 25 years.  She will be missed by those of us who are…

view

Terry Lee Pettijohn

Born: Died:

Mr. Terry Lee Pettijohn, originally of Bensenville, Illinois, was born on April 16, 1949, to the late Eleanor Kralick Pettijohn and the late Frank Lee Pettijohn.  He passed away at age 69 on December 27, 2018 at his home in Houston, Texas.  He graduated from Fenton High School in 1967 and from the University of Illinois in Urbana Champaign in 1972. Terry was an outstanding musician who traveled…

view

Esperanza Briones Loredo

Born: Died:

Esperanza Briones Loredo was born in San Juan, Nuevo Leon, Mexico on March 28, 1934 and passed away in Houston, Texas on December 21, 2018. She is survived by her sons, Agustin, Arnoldo, Antonio; daughter, Yolanda; 17 grandchildren, Deborah, Agustin, Raquel, Belia, Braulio, Jose Guadalupe, Isela, Abel, Yolanda, Valeria, Arnoldo, Talina, Amanda, Arturo, Susana, Yolanda, and Adrian; 25 great-…

view

afusat ajayi

Born: Died:

Afusat Ajayi, 68, passed away on December 15, 2018 in Sugar Land, Texas.  She was born in Nigeria on June 26, 1950 to Jinadu and Adikatu Oyebola, who receded her in death. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Charles Ajibade Ajayi; and her brothers and sisters. She is survived by her son, Michael Ajibade & wife Gladys; her daughter, Shadia Vanderhyde;…

view

Lynna Kay Shuffield

Born: Died:

Lynna Kay Shuffield, an energetic, award-winning historian, preservationist, author, editor, and genealogist as well as a friend and mentor generous with her time and research, passed away peacefully Wednesday, December 12, 2018, in Houston following a two-year illness. She was 61. She was predeceased by her beloved mother, Betty Knight Shuffield, and is survived by her father, Eugene J.…

view

Robert Anthony Dipuccio

Born: Died:

Robert Anthony Dipuccio, 65 of Bayou Vista, TX, passed away on December 11, 2018 peacefully in his home. Robert was born in Galveston on January 12, 1953 to Dick and Sally Dipuccio. He was the youngest of four children. Robert served his country honorably in the US Marine Corp. during the Vietnam war 1971 – 1972. He was preceded in death by his Mother, Sally, Sister Ana, Niece Nannette, Nephew…

view

Gladys Katherine Eichler

Born: Died:

Gladys Katherine Eichler, 98, passed away on December 9, 2018 in Katy, Texas.   She was born on September 29, 1920 in Rabbs Prairie, Texas to Charles Hermann Michalk and Marie Ida (Zimmerman) Michalk. She is survived by her brother, Rudy Michalk and wife Jeanne; sister-in-law, Paula Michalk; nephews, Mark Michalk (and Tracy Henson), Kenneth Michalk, and Lanny Havermann & wife Joanne; nieces…

view

Ted Purnhagen

Born: Died:

Ted was born Theodore Matthew Purnhagen on March 08, 1979 in Amityville, New York.  He was the 4th of 5 siblings.  He is survived by his mother Linda, sister Stacy, and brother Art.  He is proceeded in death by his father Art and sisters Gracie and Tiffany. Ted was involved a bad car accident at the young age of 20.  This horrific event changed his life forever along with all of those who loved…

view