The world lost a beloved mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend to many. Pauline Diaz passed away peacefully at home surrounded by many loved ones in Elgin. She was born on March 2, 1931, in Brownsville to Felix and Francis Martinez. Her family eventually moved to Taylor where she met …
Alwina Sophia Maria Hodde Hamann passed away Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2020 at the age of 99. She was born Sept. 21, 1921, to Wilhelm and Alwina Mahlow Hodde in the home in which she grew up in located in the Richland Community of Pflugerville.
Sylvia Ann Ponton Slagle, 84, of Taylor, passed away peacefully, Oct. 30, 2020, at home with family. She was born Feb. 6, 1936, eight miles west of Rockdale in Milam County, to Tilmon and Annie (Preuss) Ponton.
Dorothy Seggern Albrecht, 87, of Goliad passed away peacefully on Monday, Aug. 31, 2020, following a brief illness. She was born March 22, 1933, to Annie and John Seggern and grew up in the Taylor area.
William Gene Fuchs, 87, passed away Aug. 29, 2020 in Round Rock. He lived in Spicewood for 30 years, and in San Antonio for nearly 30 years prior. Known as Gene, he was born Dec. 23, 1932, to William Gustav Fuchs and Berta Lee (Hill) Fuchs of Thrall.
Lynette Waldine Johnson, 91, of Manor, passed away at 9:25 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 30, 2020. Lynette was born in Elgin, April 12, 1929. She was the youngest of four daughters born to Leonard Walter Johnson and Francis Antonia Johnson (Maresh).
Geneva Melton Barnes, born March 26, 1934, passed away peacefully in her home surrounded by her family on Monday Aug. 24, 2020. She was 86 years old and passed away of complication due to Alzheimers.
Helen Martha Stefek was called to the Lord Friday, Aug. 21, 2020. She was born Aug. 1, 1935, in Granger, to Lad and Hattie Stuchly. Helen was the oldest sibling of 10 children raised in a farming community, loving the outdoors and nature.
Dolores Velasquez Chavana, age 74, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2020. Dolores was born April 11, 1946, at Dickey Hospital in Taylor, to Manuel Sr. and Romana Santana Velasquez.