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Funeral Notices

Carolyn Mitchell Wright

•3-22-1927 -- 10-28-2014
•Widow of James Hudell Wright; mother of Jim Wright and wife Donna; and sister of the late Robert Mitchell
•Visitation: Saturday, Nov. 1, 9 a.m., Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Floresville
•Rosary: Saturday, 10 a.m., in the church
•Funeral Mass: Saturday, following the rosary, in the church
•Entombment: Sacred Heart Catholic Cemetery Mausoleum, Floresville
•Services entrusted to: Franklin Funeral Home, Floresville, 830-393-0459

Norman ‘Ed’ Bennett

•6-13-1931 -- 10-27-2014
•Husband of Willis May Bennett; father of Kimberly Bennett, Donald Bennett and wife Maria, and Neal Bennett and wife Gisele; brother of the late Houston Mix and Robert Leroy Bennett, Lola Mae Lange, Norma Jean Evans, Helen Mae Hicks, and an infant sister
•Visitation: Friday, Oct. 31, 9-10 a.m., Stockdale Church of Christ, Stockdale
•Funeral Service: Friday, 10 a.m., in the church
•Interment: Weesatche Cemetery, Goliad County
•Memorials: American Heart Association, P.O. Box 841125, Dallas, TX 75284 or donate.heart.org
•Services entrusted to: Finch Funeral Chapel, Stockdale, 830-996-3811

Michael ‘Jethro’ Lynn Jenkins

•9-16-1958 -- 10-24-2014
•Husband of Karen Fernandez; father of April Fernández, Mary Flores and husband Ignacio, and Roy Fernandez; son of Alene Carey and the late Clifton “C.D.” Jenkins Sr.; and brother of Karen Kinser, Audrey Herrera, Linda Jane Ivey, Johnny Morrow, Randy Morrow, Robert Jenkins, and the late Clifton “Bubba” Jenkins
•Memorial Service: Friday, Oct. 31, 2 p.m., Hurley Funeral Home, Pleasanton
•Services entrusted to: Hurley Funeral Home, Pleasanton, 830-569-2535

Janie M. Cano

•4-25-1950 -- 10-25-2014
•Wife of Helareo “Larry” Cano Jr.; mother of Patricia Martinez, Elizabeth Cano, and Justin Cano; daughter of Juanita Ramirez and the late Pedro Ramirez
•Visitation: Monday, Oct. 27, 4-8 p.m., Finch Funeral Chapel, Nixon
•Rosary: Monday, 6:30 p.m., funeral home chapel
•Funeral Mass: Tuesday, 10 a.m. St. Joseph Catholic Church, Nixon
•Interment: Leesville Latin American Cemetery, Leesville
•Memorial donations: Donor’s choice
•Services entrusted to: Finch Funeral Chapel, Nixon, 830-582-1521, www.finchfuneralchapels.com

Dorris Lee Hulme Jones

•2-25-1921 -- 10-20-2014
•Wife of Ralph Ward Jones; mother of Susan Jones Krider and husband Terrance and Judi Brown and husband Adrian; foster mother of Kim Maddox and husband Jack, Karrol Angel and husband David, and Scheree Lau; and sister of the late LeRoy Greene and Howard Hulme
•Visitation: Sunday, Oct. 26, 4 p.m., Scenic Hills Seventh-day Adventist Church, San Antonio
•Funeral Service: Sunday, 5 p.m., in the church
•Interment: Monday, 10:15 a.m., Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery, San Antonio
•Memorials: Loma Linda University School of Nursing, In memory of Dorris Hulme Jones, Class of 1944, Office of Philanthropy, Attn: Gift Records, P.O. Box 2000, Loma Linda, CA 92354
•Services entrusted to: Vinyard Funeral Home, Floresville, 830-393-2588

Freddie Joseph ‘Joe’ Smith Jr.

•9-19-1936 -- 10-25-2014
•Husband of Patsy (Pape) Smith of Nixon; father of Sue Weaver and husband Doug of Nixon, Joey Smith and wife Teresa of Seguin, Dolores Torres of Levelland, Lynda Agu and husband Ikenna of San Antonio, Pauline Villanueva and husband Joseph of Nixon, and Brenda Harrison and husband Larry Harrison II of San Marcos; and brother of Howard Smith, Billy Smith, Johnny Smith, Mary Smith, Kathern Wilkinson, and Deborah Jameson
•Visitation: Tuesday, Oct. 28, 5-7 p.m., Finch Funeral Chapel, Nixon
•Graveside service: Wednesday, 10 a.m., Nixon Cemetery, Nixon
•Memorials: Charity of the donor’s choice
•Services entrusted to: Finch Funeral Chapel, Nixon, 830-582-1521

Eddie L. Wyatt

•8-28-1919 -- 10-25-2014
•Widower of Dora Witte Wyatt; father of Lawrence Eddie “Larry” Wyatt and wife Janet and George William “Bill” Wyatt and wife Mary; and brother of George L. Wyatt, Leon Wyatt, Leatrice Powers, and the late Rex Wyatt and Lyndal Blackwell
•Visitation: Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2-3 p.m., Immanuel Lutheran Church, La Vernia
•Memorial Service: Wednesday, 3 p.m., in the church
•Memorials: Immanuel Lutheran Church, 310 Seguin Road, La Vernia, TX 78121
•Services entrusted to: Finch Funeral Chapel, La Vernia, 830-779-1090

Arthur ‘Art’ King Keith Jr.

•11-1-1948 -- 10-24-2014
•Son of Josephine and Arthur King Keith Sr.; husband of Phyllis Keith; father of Michelle Ondechek and husband Ron and Lauren Harvey and husband Patrick; and brother of Rodney Keith and Jill Keith
•Visitation: Thursday, Oct. 30, 6-8 p.m., Mission Park Funeral Chapel South, San Antonio
•Funeral Service: Friday, 10 a.m., in the funeral chapel
•Graveside Service: Friday, Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery, San Antonio
•Memorials: Camp Van Dorn World War II Museum, www.vandorn.org
•Services entrusted to: Mission Park Funeral Chapel South, San Antonio, 210-924-4242

Billie Watkins

•4-9-1932 -- 10-27-2014
•Son of the late Lois Bird Watkins; and brother-in-law of Gary Earl Childress and the late Jannette “Peanut” Wehmeyer and Joyce Marie Helford
•Visitation: Wednesday, Oct. 29, 5-7 p.m., Finch Funeral Chapel, Stockdale
•Graveside Service: Thursday, 10 a.m., Steele Branch Cemetery, Stockdale
•Memorials: May be made to a charity of one’s choice
•Services entrusted to: Finch Funeral Chapel, Stockdale, 830-996-3811

Janice Faye Upton

•3-31-1943 -- 10-24-2014
•Widow of Dillard Upton; mother of Cullene Faye Heritage and husband Kenneth, William John Tieken and wife Wendy, Phyllis Jeanette Bauer and husband Larry, and David Wayne Tieken and wife Becky; and sister of Mary Hotcaveg, Lois Sims, Helen Savage, Roy Holdcroft, Cathy Griego, and the late Ellen Ward, Raymond Holdcroft, and Clyde Holdcroft
•Memorial Service: Friday, Oct. 31, 10 a.m., Vinyard Funeral Home, Floresville
•Memorials: American Cancer Society or to a charity of one’s choice
•Services entrusted to: Vinyard Funeral Home, Floresville, 830-393-2588

Jerry Rogers

•3-19-1943 -- 10-22-2014
•Husband of Ella Rogers; father of Gerald Rogers Jr. and Nicole Doyle and husband Dan; and brother of Joyce Taylor and the late Wally Rogers
•Visitation: Sunday, Oct. 26, 12-2 p.m., Finch Funeral Chapel, La Vernia
•Funeral Service: Sunday, 2 p.m., in the funeral chapel
•Interment: Mount Olive Cemetery, Adkins
•Memorials: Alzheimer’s Association, or American Lung Association
•Services entrusted to: Finch Funeral Chapel, La Vernia

Concha Cevallos Leal

•12-12-1921 -- 10-17-2014
•Widow of Pablo Leal; mother of Rafael Leal and wife Dora, and the late Julia Yanes and Jesus Leal; and sister of Lydia Millington, and the late Emma Valdez, Ray Cevallos, Rudy Cevallos, Angel Cevallos, Raul Tamez, and Alfredo Gayton
•Visitation: Thursday, Oct. 23, 4 p.m., St. Joseph Catholic Church, Nixon
•Rosary: Thursday, 6 p.m., in the church
•Funeral Mass: Friday, in the church
•Interment: Latin American Cemetery, Nixon
•Services entrusted to: Franklin Funeral Home, Floresville, 830-393-0459

Claudia Ann Stephens Hyden

•3-11-1947 -- 10-15-2014
•Widow of Jimmy Ray Hyden; mother of Laurie Hidalgo, Perry Hyden and wife Leticia, and the late Diana Hyden; and sister of Billy Jarrett and wife Patricia and the late Gary Jarrett
•Visitation: Wednesday, Oct. 15, Franklin Funeral Home, Floresville
•Memorial Service: Will be held at a later date
•Services entrusted to: Franklin Funeral Home, Floresville, 830-393-0459

Rosalie Hamilton Hierholzer Bourland

•10-26-1925 -- 10-23-2014
•Widow of Retired U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. T.L. “Les” Bourland; mother of Terry G. Bourland and Linda Bourland Keen and husband Billy; and sister of Ernest J. “E.J.” Hierholzer and Otto J. Hierholzer Jr.
•Visitation: Tuesday, Oct. 28, 6-8 p.m., Colonial Funeral Home, Universal City
•Interment: Wednesday, 9:30 a.m., Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery, San Antonio
•Memorial Service: Wednesday, 11 a.m., Schertz United Methodist Church, Schertz
•Memorials: Schertz United Methodist Church, 3460 Roy Richard Drive, Schertz, TX 78154, or to a charity of one’s choice
•Services entrusted to: Colonial Funeral Home, Universal City, 210-658-1831

Dorothy Barosh McQuatters

•8-14-1926 -- 10-23-2014
•Widow of Adolph L. McQuatters; and mother of Cynthia Walker, Patri-cia Kingston, Pamela Sanders, Re-becca Winkler Bailey, and Ronald McQuatters
•Visitation: Monday, Oct. 27, 6 p.m., Franklin Funeral Home, Floresville
•Rosary: Monday, 7 p.m., in the funeral home chapel
•Funeral Mass: Tuesday, 10 a.m., Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Flo-resville
•Entombment: Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery, San Antonio
•Memorials: The American Cancer Society or the Roger Winkler Memo-rial Foundation
•Services entrusted to: Franklin Funeral Home, Floresville, 830-393-0459

Arthur Ehlers

•3-22-1921 -- 10-22-2014
•Uncle of Ethelyn Ehlers Richter, Earl R. Ehlers, Eldon C. Ehlers, Ellison Ehlers, Glen Ehlers, Glenda Ehlers Curtis, and Rick Ehlers
•Visitation: Saturday, Oct. 25, 10 a.m., Vinyard Funeral Home Chapel, Floresville
•Funeral Service: Saturday, 11 a.m., in the funeral home
•Interment: Floresville City Cemetery, Floresville
•Services entrusted to: Vinyard Funeral Home, Floresville, 830-393-2588

Joetta Hemby-Kluth

•8-29-1933 -- 10-20-2014
•Mother of Joetta Kathy Jo Crisp-Kosub, Judy Hemby, John Hemby, Larry Blankenship, and Clay Kluth
•Visitation: Thursday, Oct. 23, 1 p.m., Stockdale Cemetery, Stockdale
•Graveside Service: Thursday, 2 p.m., in the cemetery
•Interment: In the cemetery
•Memorials: In Joetta’s name to a charity of one’s choice
•Services entrusted to: Finch Funeral Chapel, Stockdale, 830-996-3811

Joseph David ‘Joe’ Adcock

•6-28-1951 -- 10-19-2014
•Husband of Linda Dianne Bailey Adcock; father of Joseph Paul Adcock and Laura Ann Moore and husband Michael; and brother of Ellen Blanch, Betty Markgraf, Alice Heinemeyer and husband Doug, Viola Blanch and husband Hugh, and the late Norma Joyce Hastings and Calvin F. “Sonny” Adcock
•Memorial Service: Friday, Oct. 24, 2 p.m., McQueeney Baptist Church, McQueeney
•Interment: Private, at a later date
•Memorials: McQueeney Baptist Church, 201 Schumann Road, McQueeney, TX 78123 or Alzheimer’s Association, San Antonio and South Texas Chapter, 7400 Louis Pasteur, Ste. 200, San Antonio, TX 78229.
•Services entrusted to: Tres Hewell Mortuary, Seguin, 830-549-5912

Gerald F. Sanchez

•5-19-1953 -- 10-17-2014
•Son of Pauline R. Sanchez and the late Roy G. Sanchez Sr.; father of Gloria Jean Sanchez; and brother of Harold Sanchez, Roy Sanchez Jr., Glenda Sanchez, Mark Sanchez, and Veronica Sanchez

Sharon Elaine Mauck

3-18-1948 -- 9-20-2014
•Widow of Ralph Mauck; mother of Tana Perez and husband Roel and David Earl Cannon and wife Melissa; and sister of Kathey Treadway and husband Ray and Sarah Barnette and husband Bill, and Gary Alderman and wife Debbie
•There will be a gathering at her grave site in Marcelina Cemetery to bury her ashes on Saturday, Oct. 25, at 3 p.m.

Alma Mueller Tanneberger

•8-9-1917 -- 10-18-2014
•Widow of Delbert Tanneberger; Mother of Delbert L. Tanneberger (Violet) of New Braunfels, Marlin Tanneberger (Sharon) of La Vernia, Darlene T. Irwin (Patrick) of San Antonio, and Cathy T. Floyd (George) of San Antonio
•Visitation: will be held from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at Finch Funeral Chapel- La Vernia.
•Funeral Service: Thursday, October 23, 2014, 10:00 AM, Immanuel Lutheran Church, La Vernia, Texas
•Interment: will follow at Concrete Cemetery.
•Memorial contributions: may be made to Immanuel Lutheran Church, 310 Seguin Rd., La Vernia, TX 78121.
•Services entrusted to Finch Funeral Chapel-La Vernia

Troy Alan ‘Bubba’ Calhoun

•4-30-1990 -- 10-13-2014
•Son of Janette Calhoun and husband Louis Bone and Bruce Alan Calhoun and wife Audrey; and brother of Meagan Gauna and husband Aaron, Laduska Bone and fiancé Gerald Gay, Richard Bone and wife Annette, Micheal Bone and wife Jacquline, Joshua Bone and fiancé Rebecca, Montana Bone, Christopher Guilbeau, and Adrian Guilbeau and wife Hillary
•Visitation: Thursday, Oct. 16, 6-8 p.m., Finch Funeral Chapel, La Vernia
•Graveside Service: Friday, 2 p.m., Sutherland Springs Cemetery, Sutherland Springs
•Memorials: May be made to a charity of one’s choice
•Services entrusted to: Finch Funeral Chapel, La Vernia, 830-779-1090

Ellen Schultz Howard

•4-21-1921 -- 10-16-2014
•Mother of Linda Harris and husband Dennis and Phillip Howard Jr. and wife Kelli; and sister of Nadine Helmke, and the late Helmuth “Sonny” Schultz, Laura Woelke, and Ruby Herrington
•Visitation: Tuesday, Oct. 21, 5-7 p.m., Finch Funeral Chapel, La Vernia
•Funeral Service: Wednesday, 10 a.m., Christ Lutheran of Elm Creek Church, Seguin
•Interment: Christ Lutheran of Elm Creek Cemetery, Seguin
•Memorials: Christ Lutheran of Elm Creek Cemetery Fund
•Services entrusted to: Finch Funeral Chapel, La Vernia, 830-779-1090

Felipe ‘El Apa’ Guevara Jr.

•8-5-1980 -- 10-16-2014
•Son of Nestora Leija and Felipe Guevara Sr.; and brother of Eusebio Guevara, Jose Luis Guevara and wife Hilda, Patricia Rincon, and Sandra Martinez and husband Jesus
•Visitation: Sunday, Oct. 19, 5-8 p.m., Finch Funeral Chapel, La Vernia
•Rosary: Sunday, 7 p.m., in the funeral chapel
•Funeral Mass: Monday, 10 a.m., St. Ann Catholic Church, La Vernia
•Interment: Sutherland Springs Cemetery, Sutherland Springs
•Memorials: May be made to a charity of one’s choice
•Services entrusted to: Finch Funeral Chapel, La Vernia, 830-779-1090

Dora Alwine Witte Wyatt

•8-30-1922 -- 10-16-2014
•Wife of Eddie L. Wyatt; mother Lawrence Eddie “Larry” Wyatt and wife Janet and George William “Bill” Wyatt and wife Mary; and sister of Elsie Ferry, Lillian Kosub, Laura Baumann, Elton Witte, and the late Willie Witte Jr., Henry Witte, Harry Witte, Alvina Kirkpatrick, Melvin Witte, and Alfred Witte
•Visitation: Monday, Oct. 20, 6-8 p.m., Finch Funeral Chapel, La Vernia
•Funeral Service: Tuesday, 10 a.m., Immanuel Lutheran Church, La Vernia
•Interment: Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery, La Vernia
•Memorials: Immanuel Lutheran Church Women of the Church or Sunday School, 310 Seguin Road, La Vernia, TX 78121
•Services entrusted to: Finch Funeral Chapel, La Vernia, 830-779-1090

Jynell B. Moyer

•2-19-1927 -- 10-15-2014
•Widow of Sherman M. Moyer; and mother of Betty Moyer, Kim Moyer and husband Taylor, and the late Karen Brandenburg
•Visitation: Monday, Oct. 20, 5-8 p.m., Finch Funeral Chapel, Nixon
•Funeral Service: Tuesday, 10 a.m., in the funeral chapel
•Interment: Bundick Cemetery, Smiley
•Memorials: Smiley United Methodist Church, or to a charity of one’s choice
•Services entrusted to: Finch Funeral Chapel, Nixon, 830-582-1521

Pedro D. Gonzalez

•12-8-1942 -- 10-14-2014
•Husband of Janie S. Gonzalez; father of Oscar J. Gonzalez, Samantha L. Davis and husband James, and Angela Gonzalez-Lingley and husband Christian; and brother of Antonio Cardenas, Adela Cardenas, Alicia Cardenas, Irma Flores, and the late Peter Gonzalez and Romeo Gonzalez
•Visitation: Saturday, Oct. 18, 9-10 a.m., Finch Funeral Chapel, Stockdale
•Funeral Service: Saturday, 10 a.m., in the funeral chapel
•Interment: Stockdale Cemetery, Stockdale
•Services entrusted to: Finch Funeral Chapel, Stockdale, 830-996-3811

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