Kathryn Elizabeth Glendening, age 91, of Taylor, was born March 17,1929, in Austin, to C.K. (Charlie) and Elizabeth Wentland Murchison and joined her husband William Glendening, Sr. in heaven on July 25, 2020 in Austin.

Agnes Marie Svehlak Cervenka, of Taylor, entered into rest the morning of Monday, July 20, 2020, concluding a life well-lived for 96 years.

Mary Katherine (Mary K) Schultz passed away peacefully July 22, 2020, from complications related to a stroke suffered in late April.

Roy Cleo Rogers, age 83, of Taylor, passed away July 17, 2020. He was born in Poteet, Oct. 7, 1936, to the late Louis Cleo and Bessie Mangum Rogers.

Pastor Salome Medina Gusman, 92, passed away Thursday, July 16, 2020. He was born Oct. 21, 1927, to Marcos and Maria Gusman from McDade.

Thomas Lee Brockington, 76, of Pflugerville, formerly of Killeen, passed away Wednesday, July 15, 2020 at St. David’s Medical Center in Austin.

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James Edward Polasek, 68, of Taylor, passed away from COVID-19 July 10, at his home in Taylor. He was born Aug. 21, 1951, in Taylor and a lifelong resident of Taylor. James worked for Mastec in Austin for a number of years.

Lillie Mae Machicek went home to be with the Lord at 3:40 p.m. Tuesday, July 7, 2020, at the age of 85.

Catherine Grace Coin was the most loving, gentle, and free-spirited little girl you'd ever met. She was born Feb. 15, 2019 in Round Rock and went to her heavenly home on July 3, 2020.

Albert Cliffton Deary, 59, of Taylor, passed away Thursday July 2, 2020 at Baylor Scott and White Hospital in Taylor.

Joe Salazar Lopez, age 66, was called home on Thursday, May 28, 2020.

Catherine Grace Coin was the most loving, gentle, and free-spirited little girl you'd ever met. She was born Feb. 15, 2019 in Round Rock and went to her heavenly home on July 3, 2020.

Carol F. Krech passed away peacefully from heart failure at age 87.

It is with great sadness that the family of Richard Wayne Carter, known to his friends and family as Rick, announces his passing after a lengthy battle with cancer Tuesday, June 30, 2020 at the age of 69 years.

Rose Ella Davis, 68, of Temple passed away June 19, 2020, in Temple. She was born March 5, 1952 in El Paso.

Leroy O. Olbrich passed away peacefully on Wednesday, June 24, 2020, in Round Rock, and he is now in the arms of God. He was born in Thorndale, July 27, 1934, to Oswald and Henrietta (Simank) Olbrich.

Johnny Leamon Brown, age 65, of Taylor, was called to his eternal home in Heaven with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ June 24, 2020, surrounded by his loving family.

Scott Ernest Andrewartha passed away May 15, 2020, surrounded by his loving family in the peace of his home in Taylor. Scott E. Andrewartha was born Dec. 27, 1953 and grew up in Lockhart.

Stephen Earl Zucknick, 66, of Taylor, passed away at his home Friday, June 5, 2020.

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Gilbert Garza passed away May 27, 2020 in Austin. He was born Nov. 26, 1949 in Hutto. 

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Charles John Urbanek, Jr., 83, of Taylor passed away Monday, June 1, 2020. Charles was born Feb. 23, 1937 in Taylor.

Joseph "Joe" Cassity was also known by his loved ones far and near as Voth, JoeVoth, and Vothir. Joe was 38 years old and lived in the town he loved raising his family in Thrall. He passed away Thursday, May 28, 2020.

Doris Jeanette Carlson went to her heavenly home Sunday, May 31, 2020. She was born Feb. 9, 1933, in Lee County to William and Pernie Northcott. She graduated from Thorndale High School. She was an active member of the St. John Lutheran Church in Thrall.

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Weldon Eugene Smith, age 74, of Rockdale, passed away Friday, May 29, 2020 at his daughter’s home in Taylor.

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Alma Mae Ashley Urbanek, 95, returned to her heavenly home Sunday, May 24, 2020, after a valiant

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John Moses Harper III, 57, of Austin, passed away Wednesday, May 27, 2020.

Kennard Layne “Ken” Lawrence, 81, of Goodrich, passed away May 27, 2020. Ken was born April 17, 1939, at home in Thrall, to Leslie Beatrice (Hughes) Lawrence and Roy Lee Lawrence.

Angel Diaz, 63, of Taylor passed away Friday, May 22, 2020. Angel was born on May 29, 1956, in Taylor to Joe and Virginia Diaz. He grew up with three brothers and three sisters.

Jace Beck Gill,13, of Taylor, passed away Saturday May 16, 2020. Jace was born June 27, 2006, in Austin, to Shelley and James Gill. He was welcomed home by his big brother, Parker, whom he loved and looked up to with all his heart. The last addition to the family was Jace’s furry brother, Charlie.

Adrian Gene Herrin, 78, of Hutto passed away Monday, May 18, 2020. Adrian was born to Chester and Florine Herrin on July 20, 1941, in San Antonio.

Aloma Marie Naivar, after a 25-year battle with cancer, passed away on Mother’s Day, May 10, 2020. She was born prematurely April 27, 1942. She always said being a three-pound premie got her plenty of attention that way. She came home from the Taylor hospital where she was born to the family…

Kermit Wallace Sakewitz, 88, of Taylor, passed away Tuesday, May 19, 2020, with his family by his side.

Tyler Dennis Cobb, of Taylor, left this world to be with his Heavenly Father Saturday, May 16, 2020. He was 15 years old and the absolute light of his parents’ life. Tyler was born, along with his twin brother Conner, on Jan. 14, 2005, in Round Rock.

Horace Lee Caruther, Sr., age 68, of Rockdale, passed away Tuesday, May 12, 2020, at Baylor Scott and White Round Rock in Round Rock.

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Norman Lee Leschber, age 79, of Thorndale, passed from this life Thursday, May 7, 2020, in the Baylor Scott and White Hospital in Temple. Norman was born at the family farm in the Detmold Community Aug. 2, 1940 to parents, Alfred and Nelda (Patschke) Leschber.

Billy Ray Lafler, 83, of Taylor, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family Thursday, May 7, 2020. Billy was born Feb. 9, 1937, in Troup, to Frank and Mattie (Hayes) Lafler.

On Tuesday, April 28, Merjean H. Andrews (Mom, Grandma, Oma) passed away peacefully into the loving arms of the Lord. Merjean was born Sept. 29, 1931, in Copperas Cove to the late Ben and Olga Deorsam. In 1951, she married Ernest M. Andrews who passed away in 1999.

Douglas Ray Mikulencak, 62, of San Antonio, departed this life Monday, April 27, 2020, after a battle with multiple myeloma cancer. Douglas was born Nov. 21, 1957, to Paul and Rosalee (Lefler) Mikulencak in Taylor. He moved to San Antonio in 1988 and worked as a concrete contractor and home …

Donald Wayne Kunze passed away peacefully on Monday, April 27, 2020. He was born in Eddy, Sept. 23, 1939, to Willie Adolph Kunze and Olga Anna Hinze Kunze.

Sadie Ann Dytrich Fuessel Raschke was born April 30, 1930, in Taylor, to Frank and Amelia Palla Dytrich. Sadie passed away April 27, 2020 in Round Rock.

Demetra Jean Shiller, 90, of Taylor, departed for her heavenly home Friday, April 17, 2020 in Round Rock.

James (Jimmy) R. Sybert passed away at his home in Jarrell, at the age of 84. He was born Feb. 15, 1936, to Jim and Justine Sybert of Jarrell.

Johnnie Felix Zak, 84, passed away peacefully Tuesday, April 14, 2020, at his home in Rosenberg. He was born June 23, 1935 in Granger.

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John Bigham Hagler was born January 20, 1925, the ninth child of 10 to Marion Walter and Annie Henderson Hagler in Sparks. John peacefully passed March 27, 2020 in Taylor.

Joseph Charles Repa left this world to be with our Heavenly Father March 20, 2020. Born to Paul and Frances Repa March 30, 1936, in Granger, he was the eighth of nine children.

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