You’ve been granted free access to this subscribers only article.
Meredith Edward Lucas
Meredith Edward Lucas Jr., 67, of San Antonio, Texas, passed away Wednesday, June 8, 2011. He was born Feb. 21, 1944, in Raymondville.
Luke attended St. Paul Lutheran School in Kingsville, after which he graduated from high school at Peacock Military Academy in San Antonio.
He entered the U.S. Coast Guard, was in Special Forces, and had six weeks of training with the Marine Corps during his enlistment at Fort Pendleton. When Luke returned home, he was employed by American Airlines as a baggage-freight handler. He was later employed by South San Independent School District and Southwest Texas Research Center as a security professional.
He and Millie married on Feb. 2, 1975. They had a very good and happy marriage. God sent them to each other. Luke was very much loved and respected. He also loved and was kind and polite to all people. He showed his love to everyone. His family said, “We all miss him and God gave us 45 years more to his life, and now our Lord has decided to take Luke to his final place with Him.”
He was preceded in death by his father, P.J. “Red” Skrobarcek.
He is survived by his wife, Millie (Binegar) Lucas of San Antonio; her sons, Lennie and Roy Kuhn of San Antonio; his mother, Lillie (Cheney) Skrobarcek of La Vernia; his sister, Pricilla Montgomery and husband Monty of Tarpley; his brother, Frank and wife Mary Lee of La Vernia; several nieces and nephews; and many loving family members and friends.
A visitation took place Thursday, June 9, from 6-8 p.m. in the Finch Funeral Chapel in La Vernia.
A funeral service was held Friday at 2:30 p.m. in the Grace Lutheran Church in Seguin with the Rev. Richard Mittelstadt officiating.
Interment followed in the Concrete Cemetery near La Vernia.
Donations may be made to Grace Lutheran Church, 935 E. Mountain St., Seguin, TX 78155.
Your Condolences, Prayers, and Memories
Please share a prayer, memory, or offer your condolences below.
You must be logged in to post a comment.
Agnes Lamza Moy (July 29, 2015)
Joyce M. McCartney (July 29, 2015)
Lavanson Cerenor Coffey Jr. (July 29, 2015)
Nancy Ann Compian (July 29, 2015)
Rosie Sekula Mutz (July 29, 2015)
Stephen Pontoja Martinez (July 29, 2015)
Balthazar G. ‘Tedo’ Tejeda Jr. (July 22, 2015)
Chase Jon Sedmak (July 22, 2015)
Jack W. Speer (July 22, 2015)
Kelley Auston Keith Jr. (July 22, 2015)
Margie Nell Sutherland (July 22, 2015)
Nan Marie Spaulding Tackitt (July 22, 2015)
Reuben Tristan Casas (July 22, 2015)
Tammie Renee Kotara (July 22, 2015)
Void William Glasco (July 22, 2015)
Barbara Lee Wegmann (July 15, 2015)
Barry Anthony ‘Bernie’ Bernard (July 15, 2015)
Billie Jo Hesskew-Martinez (July 15, 2015)
Carolyn Wollney (July 15, 2015)
Leslie Marguerite (Chester) Gay (July 15, 2015)
Pauline ‘Polly’ A. Cadena (July 15, 2015)
Regina (Mutz) Keller (July 15, 2015)
Stephen Pontoja Martinez (July 15, 2015)
James William Blee Jr. (July 8, 2015)
Phillip Carl Bush Jr. (July 8, 2015)
Rosa ‘Chita’ Salazar (July 8, 2015)
Adeline Ella Krueger (July 1, 2015)
Francis Eugene Morgenroth (July 1, 2015)
Genaro D. Escamilla (July 1, 2015)
Guadalupe 'Lupe' P. Vela (July 1, 2015)
Jesse A. Lara (July 1, 2015)
Jodie Wakefield West Jr. (July 1, 2015)
Richard 'Dick' L. Smalley (July 1, 2015)
Ruben Rivera (July 1, 2015)
Samuel James Stanton (July 1, 2015)
Sylvia Perez Gorzell (July 1, 2015)