You’ve been granted free access to this subscribers only article.
Kali Eyvonne Gorzell
Kali Eyvonne Gorzell, 16, passed away on Friday, July 20, 2012, in Aransas Pass, Texas. She was taken from her family and friends much too early in a tragic boating accident while doing what she loved best -- spending time with her friends. She was born June 6, 1996, in San Antonio to James and Donna Gorzell.
She was an honor student at Smithson Valley High School, where she excelled at volleyball. She was an excellent student who enjoyed learning new things. She enjoyed attending youth groups at Community Bible Church. Kali lived, laughed, and loved with a never-ending smile. Her love of life touched and affected many lives. She will be dearly missed, said her family.
She was preceded in death by her paternal grandparents, Edmund and Margaret Gorzell; maternal grandparents Jean and Jerry Holdman; aunt Eyvonne Smith; aunt Joan Gorzell Mika; uncle Norman Moczygemba; and cousin Ashley Dobie.
Kali is survived by her father, James Gorzell; her mother, Donna Gorzell; brother Kirby Gorzell; boyfriend Colton Renkin; uncles Dane Kirby and wife Rosemary, Dale Kirby and wife Stephanie, Tommy Smith, Fabian Gorzell and wife Earlene, Robert Gorzell and wife Mary, and Ed Gorzell Jr. and wife Dina; aunts Kelly Kirby Brown and husband Austin, Louise Gorzell Moczygemba, and Patricia Gorzell Donsbach and husband Ray; numerous cousins; and countless friends.
The family received friends from 4-6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, July 25, followed by a rosary at 6:30 p.m. in St. Mark the Evangelist Catholic Church in San Antonio.
Visitation began at 10 a.m. Thursday followed by a funeral service at 11 a.m. in the Community Bible Church in San Antonio.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Smithson Valley High School, attn: Larry Hill, 14001 Highway 46 West, Spring Branch, TX 78070.
Your Condolences, Prayers, and Memories
Sherry Pearce Rizzo
August 1, 2012 10:12am
Please share a prayer, memory, or offer your condolences below.
You must be logged in to post a comment.
Annie M. Poenitz (June 22, 2016)
Charles W. Herber Jr. (June 22, 2016)
Erwin A. ‘Sonny’ Reinhard (June 22, 2016)
Esperanza Peña Compian (June 22, 2016)
Florence Rose Coia Burke (June 22, 2016)
Jerry ‘Moon’ Mullen Sr. (June 22, 2016)
Lorraine Christine Thomas (June 22, 2016)
Rosie Deicke Schievelbein (June 22, 2016)
Sara R. Diaz (June 22, 2016)
Selina Bosquez (June 22, 2016)
Stacy Maples Hrna (June 22, 2016)
Andres M. ‘Black’ Ramos Sr. (June 15, 2016)
Byrl H. Hester Jr. (June 15, 2016)
Chonita Flores Carvajal (June 15, 2016)
Claudette Elsie (Thompson) Miller (June 15, 2016)
Emory Carl Rauschhuber (June 15, 2016)
Janice Ann Gutz Tubbs (June 15, 2016)
Margarete Adcock Minica (June 15, 2016)
Marvin Alvin Bieck (June 15, 2016)
Maurice ‘Butch’ Kosub (June 15, 2016)
Richard James Boyle (June 15, 2016)
Robin Rene (Fowler) Braendle (June 15, 2016)
Virgil Bernard Kyrish (June 15, 2016)
Zella Mae McMahon Holmes (June 15, 2016)
Alene Ruth Carey (June 8, 2016)
Brett Alan Leondike (June 8, 2016)
Gloria Gertrude Anderson Duncan (June 8, 2016)
Jo Ann Bosanko (June 8, 2016)
Linda Lee P. Scrimpsher (June 8, 2016)
Margaret G. Thompson (June 8, 2016)
Michael Wayne Hanson (June 8, 2016)
Nannie Belle Nethery Glasco (June 8, 2016)
Paul Edward Lent (June 8, 2016)
Rev. Edward Marroquin Bernal (June 8, 2016)
Samuel William Swierc (June 8, 2016)
Sharon L. McGee (June 8, 2016)
Stanley Edwin Ahrens (June 8, 2016)
Darrell Edward Reed (June 1, 2016)
Jean Marie Deptawa (June 1, 2016)
Jim Davenport (June 1, 2016)
Josephine Quinney (June 1, 2016)
Shirley A. Seanard (June 1, 2016)