You’ve been granted free access to this subscribers only article.
Harry Lee Reynolds
Harry Lee Reynolds, 77, passed away peacefully in his home on Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013. He was born on Feb. 8, 1935, in Alice, Texas, to Jim and Manuela Reynolds.
Harry started his professional career as an elementary teacher in the Brownsville and Alice school districts. He obtained his Bachelor of Science in education from Texas A&I University in Kingsville and received his Master of Science in elementary education administration from the University of North Dakota. After retirement in 1993, he received his bilingual certification and returned to teaching in the Dallas and Floresville public schools as a bilingual elementary teacher and instructor supervisor for adult basic education classes.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a son, Arnold Harry Reynolds; brothers Oscar, Jim II, and Robert; and sisters Maria Romero and Dora Lerma.
Harry is survived by his loving wife of 56 years, Amelia Figueroa Reynolds; daughter Nora Hessenflow and husband Jeffrey of Leavenworth, Kan.; sons Adrian Lee of Bartlett, Tenn., and Marc Octavio and wife Wendy of Arlington, Texas; grandchildren Matthew Hessenflow and wife Rita of Olathe, Kan., Alyson Reynolds Hessenflow of Overland Park, Kan., Winter Reynolds, Nathan Reynolds, and Devin Reynolds, all of Bartlett, and Mallory Reynolds and Mason Reynolds, both of Arlington; sisters Rachel Pena and husband David of Alice, and Maria Jackson and husband Ralph of Winchester, Tenn.; and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
Visitation was held on Tuesday, Feb. 5, at 10 a.m. with a rosary recited at noon in the St. Benedict Church in San Antonio.
A funeral Mass followed in the church.
Interment with full military honors immediately followed in the Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery in San Antonio.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Benedict Church, 4535 Lord Road, San Antonio, TX 78220.
Your Condolences, Prayers, and Memories
Please share a prayer, memory, or offer your condolences below.
You must be logged in to post a comment.
Capt. Michael Lee Gorhum (August 26, 2015)
Chris C. Zaiontz Sr. (August 26, 2015)
Edmund ‘Ed’ Charles Bauer (August 26, 2015)
Emma Dorthie Hunt (August 26, 2015)
Gregorio L. Garza Jr. (August 26, 2015)
Kathryn Ann Friesenhahn Williams (August 26, 2015)
Loretta D. Darnell (August 26, 2015)
Mark Anthony Morin (August 26, 2015)
Mary Jo Daniel (August 26, 2015)
Ronnie L. Kotara (August 26, 2015)
Russell Lee Fuller (August 26, 2015)
Travis James (August 26, 2015)
Virgil ‘Chester’ Lamberth (August 26, 2015)
Armando Montoya Luna Jr. (August 19, 2015)
Eva Fay Estes Dyson (August 19, 2015)
Henry Robert Sralla (August 19, 2015)
Kelly Nicole Forster (August 19, 2015)
Lawrence A. Greenhaw (August 19, 2015)
Lisa Carol Real Ahlert (August 19, 2015)
Marshall Ray Miller (August 19, 2015)
Sister Mary Angela Gawlik (August 19, 2015)
Annie Bonita Ritchie (August 12, 2015)
Benjamin ‘Ben’ L. Rapstine (August 12, 2015)
Chester George Wiatrek (August 12, 2015)
Erna Christine Pape Kosub (August 12, 2015)
Frances Pederson (August 12, 2015)
Luis ‘Chito Morales’ Arevalos Sr. (August 12, 2015)
Margie Ann (Jahns) Markgraf (August 12, 2015)
Mike Pryor (August 12, 2015)
William Kent Peck (August 12, 2015)
Albert ‘Dickey’ Laubach (August 5, 2015)
Benito A. Molina (August 5, 2015)
Clara Kowalik-Wiatrek (August 5, 2015)
Dr. W.C. Newberry (August 5, 2015)
Evelyn Marie (Buldhaupt) Damrow (August 5, 2015)
Harold M. Sanchez (August 5, 2015)
John S. Martinez Jr. (August 5, 2015)
Julia Sandoval Raabe (August 5, 2015)