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.

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J. Santana Rodriguez

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Santana Rodriguez, falleció el día 2 de enero del 2023 al ser desconectado de la intubación causada por un derrame mayor  en el hospital Metodista del centro de Houston . El nació el 5 de Agosto de 1958 en Michoacán Mexico  de la señora  Salomé Rodríguez. El fue 1 de 5 hermanos/as. Maria ,  Alfonso, Irma y modesto  Santana Rodríguez se casó con Rosa Maria Espino el día 25 de Mayo del 1985…

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Johnny Walter Burkett

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Johnny Walter Burkett was born in Crystal Springs, Mississippi, on December 9, 1947. John was not a shy man. He’d tell you he wasn’t scared of snakes, bugs, or any creature he encountered. Growing up, John lived in the city with his mother and stepfather L.G. Agard, but often visited his grandmother in the countryside of Jackson, Mississippi. He enjoyed being spoiled by all the country cooking…

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William "Bill" Robert Onorato

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William, “Bill”, Robert Onorato, aged 57, passed away peacefully on December 24th, 2022, at Memorial Hermann Hospital. Bill was diagnosed with Stage 4 melanoma in February 2022 and courageously did everything within his power to courageously battle this aggressive disease. Bill is now at peace with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. Bill was born August 29th, 1965, to Frank and Janet Onorato in…

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Barbara Ann Turner Dobyns

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Barbara Ann Turner Dobyns went to her Heavenly Home to reside eternally with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ on Saturday, December 17, 2022 at 2:33 p.m.  The graveside service will be at Farris Cemetery located on 1828 FM 1791, Richards, TX 77873 at 12pm December 28, 2022.  Barbara was born in Houston, Texas on August 16, 1943 to Cassie and Lillian Turner.  Barbara was their last child and had…

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Youssef Elias Gebrael

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Youssef Elias Gebrael was born in Lebanon on August 23, 1929, and passed away in Sugar Land, Texas on December 14, 2022. Youssef is survived by his loving wife Sonia Issa Gebrael, his children Elias Youssef Gebrail, Gabriel Youssef Gebrail, George Youssef Gebrail, and Elissar Youssef Gebrail, his grandchildren Emil Nacif, Joseph Nacif, Summer Rose Gebrail, Chole Raquel Gebrail, and Joseph…

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Vickie Lynn Wilson

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Vickie Lynn Wilson, 61, passed away on December 13, 2022 in Sugar Land, Texas.  She was born in Shreveport, Louisiana on June 18, 1961 to Jerry R. Moellenkamp and Saundra Gail (Thomas) Moellenkamp. She is survived by her children, Ryan Wilson and Kara Miller of Mount Belvieu, Tx, and Rebecca and Kurt Cullums of Bridge City, Tx; her grandchildren, Zach Wilson, Erica Wilson-Kaminga, Austin Farmer…

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Robert Joe Lowrey

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Robert “Bobby” Joe Lowrey, of Houston, Texas passed away at the age of 77 on December 8, 2022.  Robert, affectionately known as Bobby, Daddy, and Pawpaw, was born in Beaumont, Texas on October 15, 1945 to Otha and Mae Lowrey. Robert had an insatiable need to explore and at the age of 20, enlisted in the United States Navy where he served our country honorably for 2 years. He returned to Texas,…

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Darlene Marie Hornung James

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Darlene James, “Nana,” died in her sleep of natural causes on December 6, 2022.  Darlene lived a full 92 ½ years as a beloved daughter, sister, wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, teacher, and friend to all she knew. We rejoice that she is now reunited in heaven with those loved ones who have preceded her. Darlene was born in Perry, Texas on June 12, 1930, to her loving parents,…

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Limbi Banda

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Limbikani Listaswba "Limbi" Banda, 51, passed away on December 5, 2022 in Houston, Texas.  He was born in Malawi, Africa on January 31, 1971. He is survived by his loving wife, Tamika; 3 sons, Patrick, Preston, and Swayne; 2 brothers, Richard and Eric; 2 sisters, Ellen and Gloria; and his brother-in-law, Javi. Funeral Services are scheduled for Wednesday, December 21, 2022 in the Chapel of…

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Luis Edgar Guzman Torres

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Luis Edgar Guzman Torres, 39, passed away on December 5, 2022 in Cleveland, Texas.  He was born on June 25, 1983 in Mexico. He is survived by his loving wife, Mirian Montelongo; his son, Christopher Guzman; his mother, Maria Margarita (Torres) Alba; brother, Emmanuel Guzman & wife Nancy; sister, Nancy Guzman & husband Mario; and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, and extended family.…

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Sandra Ann Davis

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Sandra Ann Davis (Miller), age 73 passed away in the early hours of December 4, 2022 in Houston, TX after a long and courageous battle with cancer.  Sandra was born in 1949 in Allison Park, PA and raised by her parents Charles and Roberta "Jane" Miller.  She moved her family to Houston in 1987 in pursuit of better opportunities as a single mother of four and settled into a satisfying career as…

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Denny Lee Overton

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Denny Lee Overton, 79, of Willis went to his heavenly home surrounded by his family on December 4, 2022. He was born in Hot Springs, Arkansas on May 8, 1943. Denny was a devoted cowboys fan, loved the Lord, his wife and family.  He is survived by his daughter, Jeanette Adams & husband Jerry; son, Cary Overton & wife Clara; grandchildren, Mark Adams & wife Tonia, Jessica Adams,…

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Bishop Zephaniah Williams

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Bishop Zephaniah Williams of Houston, Texas passed away on December 3rd, 2022 at the age of 15 after a life-long struggle with kidney disease. Bishop was born on March 20, 2007 in Texas and lovingly adopted by the Tambe’ family on December 26th, 2020.  Bishop had a big personality and made friends everywhere he went. His favorite hobbies included listening to a variety of music and singing,…

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Jan Ely Aronson

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Jan Ely Aronson of Houston, Texas passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by family on December 1, 2022 after a fifteen month battle with Leukemia.  She was born July 24, 1952 in Houston, Texas to Ed and Marty Ely. Jan attended Robert E. Lee High School followed by Texas Woman’s University and received her Registered Nurse certification.  She loved being a RN before retiring after 43 plus…

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Mario Victor Guzman

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Mario Victor Guzman,71, passed away on November 30, 2022 in Houston, Texas.  Mario was born in El Salvador on December 25, 1950 to Victor Mejia and Ana Josefa Iglesias. Mario came to the US in the 80’s from El Salvador with hopes of providing a better future for his family. He worked day and night to be able to provide for them. Even tho Mario came from very humble beginnings he was able to open…

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Johnnie Lou Ann Hagar

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Johnnie "Lou Ann" Hagar, 79, of Houston, Texas, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, November 30, 2022.  She was the loving wife to Lewis Virgil Hagar for the last 37 years. She was born in McKinney, Texas on August 16, 1943 to the late George Henry Lacy and Annah Lou (Miller) Lacy of Princeton, Texas. She was preceded in death by her twin brother, David, and her younger brother, George…

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Brittany Michelle O'Connor

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Brittany Michelle O'Connor of Houston, Texas passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by her family on Monday, November 28, 2022. She was born on October 15, 1982, in Houston, Texas to Mickey and Diane O'Connor. She attended Jersey Village High School and the University of Houston and was a competitive cheerleader for both schools.  She also cheered for the Houston Aeros Ice Hockey team.…

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Kaiden Macarte Wolford

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Kaiden Macarte Wolford was born on September 26, 2020 in Houston, TX to Michaela Abraham and Macarte Wolford. On November 24, 2022 he gained his angel wings and seat in Heaven. Kaiden loved watching Coco Melon and Mickey Mouse Clubhouse, playing outside  with leaves and sticks, feeding and waking up his baby brother and eating home cooked meals.  He leaves behind his mother Michaela, father…

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John "J.C." Casey

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John "J.C." Casey, passed away on November 15, 2022 in Houston, Texas.  He was born on May 15, 1955 in Houston, TX. He is survived by his loving wife of 15 years, Jo Ann Casey; his children, Stephanie Parker & husband Philip, John Robert Casey, III & wife Makkayla. Sage Peek & husband Shannon, Travis Gilcrease & wife Jenna; his mother, Myna Casey; his brother, Kris Casey; his…

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Normie Lee Taylor

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Normie Lee Taylor, son of Glen Wyatt Taylor and Bertha Mae Taylor, passed away on November 14, 2022.   He was valedictorian of the Aldine High School class of 1964 and was an Electrical Engineering major at University of Houston.  He was a locomotive engineer for Southern Pacific and subsequently Union Pacific railroads.   He avidly enjoyed Bible study, gardening, fishing, boating and swimming…

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Maria Luz Ordonez

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Maria Luz Ordonez was born in Honduras on April 22, 1944, and passed away in Houston, Texas on November 8, 2022. Services are scheduled for Wednesday, November 16, 2022, at Beresford Funeral Service with the Visitation starting at 11am and the Funeral Service starting at 12pm.  A Graveside Service will follow at Carmen Nelson Bostick Cemetery at 2pm. Please check back for an updated obituary.

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Kenneth Wayne Stelly

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Kenneth Wayne Stelly was born to Aaron and Agnes Stelly on February 18, 1957 in Lake Charles, Louisiana. He was blessed to join his Savior Jesus Christ in Heaven on November 7, 2022. Ken, or “Papa Ken” as he is lovingly known by his family, was truly a selfless soul, always willing to lend a hand to a friend or a stranger. In 1968 the Stelly family moved to Houston where Ken first attended Cy-…

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Cecelia Tilama Willie

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Cecelia Tilama Willie, 84, passed away on November 6, 2022 at her home in Houston, Texas.  She was born on March 4, 1938 to Wee and Saynor Willie in Liberia, Africa. Services are planned for Saturday, November 26, 2022 in the Chapel of Beresford Funeral Service.  Visitation from 10 to 11 and the funeral starting at 11 am.  Burial will follow at Forest Park Westheimer Cemetery.   Thank you for…

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Anna Marie Coventry

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Anna Marie Pauline Vanherle Coventry was born on October 24, 1923, and departed this world on November 4, 2022, in Houston, Texas at the advanced age of 99. Anna’s early life began in Tienen, Belgium where she was the eldest of six children. She came to the US as a war bride in 1946, having met and married US serviceman, Kenneth Coventry, who was stationed in Belgium during WWII. Following the…

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Jacqueline Allen Curtis

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Our dear Jacqueline Allen Curtis, age 53, passed away peacefully and returned to her heavenly home on November 2, 2022, in Katy, Texas after a courageous two-year battle with brain cancer, a glioblastoma tumor. She was born on April 9, 1969, in Salt Lake City, Utah, to Paul and Dixie Allen. She had a wonderful childhood there. She graduated from Bountiful High School in 1987 where she was active…

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Gerald Edwards Carter

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Gerald "Jerry" Carter, 90, of Houston, TX passed away unexpectedly on November 01, 2022 after a surgery. He was surrounded by his family and loved ones. Jerry was predeceased by his wife, Bertie Evelyn Wells Carter and is survived by his 3 children, Diana Owen & husband Jeff, David Carter & wife Misti, and Robert Kirk & wife Kim; as well as numerous grandchildren, nephews, nieces,…

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Moses Ebimobowei Ajih

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Moses Ebimobowei Ajih, “Bob Ajihboy” went to be with the Lord on October 31st, 2022 at the age of 26 after his car was submerged in a Houston Bayou. Moses, born on September 30,1996 in Lagos, Nigeria to Emmanuel Ajih and Christiana Ajih(Jide), was the elder of two siblings.  Moses graduated from Alief Elsik High School in Houston, Texas in 2014 and then went to Houston Community College to get…

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Royce W. Baron

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JESUS LED ME ALL THE WAY: THE LIFE AND LEGACY OF ROYCE BARON   Royce William Baron Born into life: September 12, 1935 Passed into eternal life: October 28, 2022   Royce William Baron, 87, passed away peacefully on October 28, 2022, in Houston, Texas. He closed his eyes looking at his beautiful wife of 58 years, and opened them beholding the beauty of his Savior!   Royce was born on…

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George Ancel Moore

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George Ancel Moore, 93 of Houston, Texas was peacefully released from his body on Friday, October 28, 2022. He was born of Ancel & Claira Caldwell Moore in Hattiesburg, Mississippi on August 23, 1930.  George never married, was childless and is preceded in death by his parents and all siblings including Claude Moore, Ralph Willard Moore, and Mary Agnes Moore of Shepard, Texas.  At age 6…

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Kathleen A. Slack

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Kathleen Armstrong Slack went to be with the Lord on October 28, 2022 in Sugar Land, Texas. She was born on June 26, 1941 in Houston, Texas to Joseph Emmett Armstrong and Mary Elizabeth (Vaughan) Armstrong. Kathy went to San Jacinto High School in Houston and then attended the University of Houston where she studied music.  She was an accomplished pianist, having studied piano most of her life…

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