Christopher Michael Smith went to be with his Lord and Savior on April 15th, 2021. Chris was born on May 26th, 1978 to Kenneth M Smith and Janet A Smith in Manhattan, Kansas and lived in New Braunfels, TX. He was a devoted husband and loving father to his wife Anastacia and daughter Dilynn. …

Harold L. Hoffman, 94, of Fort Payne, formerly of Texas, passed away Monday, April 19, 2021.  He was born in Oklahoma on July 30, 1926 to the late Harvey and Nina Keltner Hoffman.  A veteran of the United States Navy, he served as an Aviation Electronics Technician in World War II.  He is a …

Denise Diane Zengler Reeder Gooding, 78, of New Braunfels, passed away April 17, 2021 in San Marcos, Texas.  Denise is survived by her son, Jerry Bradford “Brad” Reeder; mother, Elvera Kneuper Zengler (John Zengler, deceased); brothers, Darrell Zengler (Marilyn), JR Zengler (Barbara, decease…

Melton Gerhardt Dornbusch, 86, of New Braunfels and Marion, Tx, passed away on Saturday, April 17, 2021. He was born on March 23, 1935 in Knippa, Tx to Ida and Karl Dornbusch. He married Elaine on May 29, 1955. They celebrated 60 years together and raised four children. He enjoyed the newest…

After coming home to New Braunfels and visiting with family and friends for forty days alongside his beloved Comal River, Kevin Smith, age 62, of Houston, was called to his eternal home by our Lord on Good Friday, April 2, 2021.  Kevin is preceded in death by his father, Marlin R. Smith, III…

Funeral homes often submit obituaries as a service to the families they are assisting. However, we will be happy to accept obituaries from family members pending proper verification of the death.

On Tuesday, April 13, 2021, William Gibson (Gib) Harper, loving husband and father of 3 sons and 3 stepdaughters, passed away at the age of 83.

Irene Reyes, the beloved matriarch of the Reyes family, age 103, departed her earthly home to join her Lord Savior Jesus Christ on April 14th, 2021 surrounded by the love of all her family. Irene was born on May 3, 1917 in Lockhart, Texas to Guadalupe Gonzales and Otila Constante Gonzales. A…

Pedro Ramon, Jr., a resident of New Braunfels, passed away on Tuesday, April 13, 2021 in New Braunfels at the age of 76. Pedro was born on November 27, 1944 in New Braunfels, TX to the late Pedro Ramon and Carmen Zambrano Ramon.

We mournfully announce the passing of William Haris Ivey, Sr., 77, of New Braunfels, Texas. William peacefully passed away on  April 9, 2021 of natural causes. He was born June 30, 1943 to William and Claudia Ivey in Thomasville, Georgia.

Richard Villarreal, Sr., age 61, and a resident of San Antonio, passed away on Monday, April 12, 2021 at Downtown Baptist Hospital in San Antonio.  Richard was born on February 27, 1960 in New Braunfels to the late Reyes Villarreal, Sr. and Amelia Martinez Villarreal.  For the majority of Ri…

Roy A Parker, Jr., born January 16, 1941, passed away peacefully at his home on April 7, 2021.  He was called by His Father to his forever, heavenly home.  He was greeted by his parents, Roy Abner Sr., Robbie Holt Parker and his beautiful sister Dolly Hair and by Carol Parker.   He will be m…

Pedro Vallejo, 66, of New Braunfels, TX passed away on Sunday, April 11, 2021 at his home surrounded by family. He was born to Jose Luis Vallejo and Cecelia Aceves in Guadalajara, Mexico.

Jesse Clay (J.C.) Ward of New Braunfels went to be with the Lord at the age of 94 on Tuesday, April 6, 2021 after a sudden illness.  He was born on Sept. 4, 1926 in McMullen, MO.  J.C. entered the service of the United States Navy during WWII  two months after his 18th birthday.  On his ship…

Carla Ann Leighton was a caring wife, mother, Lala, and friend. She passed away unexpectedly on March 19, 2021 at the age of 59 in New Braunfels, TX. She was born in Attleboro, MA to Louis and Janet Leighton on August 25, 1961. 

In loving memory of Patricia “Patsy” Daniel Williams. Patsy lived life loving God, loving family, loving friends, loving strangers, all sadly left behind.  Her spirit is carried on by her family and all the friends she made during her life. Patsy was born to Benjamin Luna Daniel and Trinidad…

Kyle Douglas Hufft, 69, transitioned to the Other Side Saturday April 3, 2021 at his home. He was born to Howard and Kathlyn (Kitty) Hufft January 3, 1952 as a New Year’s baby. He was a direct descendant of a founding father of New Braunfels, George Ulrich. In 1968 he met his future wife Pat…

We find it a tall order indeed to put into words the out-sized life of Ronald Bruce Snider. Born September 28, 1950 on a farm in Indianapolis, Indiana to parents Stanley and Elizabeth Snider. Ron grew up alongside his beloved sister, Stana. He graduated high school in Shreveport, Louisiana a…

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Cecille Smith Evans went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, March 30,2021. She was at home surrounded by family and loved ones.

Diana Luna, age 66, went to meet the Lord on Saturday, March 27, 2021 in New Braunfels, Texas.  She was born on June 8, 1954 to Clemente Sr. and Juanita Morales.

Rojelio Rios Medina, age 72, of New Braunfels went to be with our Lord and Savior on February 20, 2021, at Christus Santa Rosa Hospital, New Braunfels, due to complications of Covid-19 pneumonia.  He was born December 13, 1948, in New Braunfels, Texas.  

Ernest (Ernie) Ben Wendell left this temporary home to go to his eternal home with Jesus on March 20,2021 at the age of 80. He was born on July 2, 1940 to Victor and Rose (Wishert) Wendell in Gonzales Texas.

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Hortencia Valadez, a resident of New Braunfels, passed away on Sunday, March 28, 2021 in New Braunfels at the age of 72. Hortencia was born on August 16, 1948 in New Braunfels, TX to the late Francisco Castillo and Virginia Montanez Castillo.

Longtime Refugio, Texas businessman and community leader Jack L. Slack passed away peacefully on Friday March 26, 2021 at age 93 in Bryan, Texas.

Funeral arrangements are pending with Lux Funeral Home & Cremation Services for Edward Williams, a resident of New Braunfels, who passed away on Thursday, March 25, 2021 in New Braunfels at the age of 76.

W. E. “Bill” Brewer passed away at his home in New Braunfels the evening of Monday, January 25, 2021. He was unexpectedly called into the Kingdom of our Lord to join many family members and friends who preceded him in death; we know he rests comfortably and peacefully in the presence of his …

Onofre “Junior” Davila Jr., 76, of Houston, TX joined his beloved wife, Emilia Davila, in heaven on March 17, 2021.

On Saturday, February 27, 2021, Norman Edward Richer of New Braunfels, Texas passed away after a valiant fight with cancer. Mr. Richer is preceded in death by his wife of 54 years Linda. He is survived by his sister, Raemonde; sons, Dale E. Richer and wife Rose Ann; and Darrin T. Richer and …

Robert (Bobby) Claud Lee passed away on March 22, 2021.  Bobby was first born to Robert E. and June Lee on January 28, 1949. He went to NBISD and then served in the Navy.  Bobby married Jill Hauk on October 18, 1974.  He worked for Spirax Sarco in Houston.  Bobby loved painting landscape pic…

It is with deep sadness and broken hearts that we share with you that our beloved Veronica Ann Zavala has passed away at the young age of 36.

Mildred T. Pannill joined her beloved husband Carter in Heaven on March 18, 2021 after a long and fulfilling life and brief illness. “Middy” was born on her family’s farm in Milford, Connecticut on September 1, 1921. She excelled in school as the editor of the school paper and winner of the …

George Alexander Erben was born December 4, 1932 and passed away peacefully on March 7, 2021 after an extended illness to be with his Lord at the age of 88 years. He lived in New Braunfels for most of his life and was a member of the Cross Lutheran Church of New Braunfels.

On February 17, 2021 Francisca A Villalobos gained her eternal wings. Born on October 13,1933 in Kyle,Texas to Julio Carreon) and Isidra (Galvan) Alvarez. 

Doris Marie Salge, age 96, of New Braunfels Texas joined the eternal party in heaven on March 17th, 2021. In fact, we are certain that the Doris we all knew and loved brought a spark and enthusiasm to the party that those of us still here will miss greatly.

Katheryn (Kathy) M. McNiel departed her earthly home to join her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on March 15, 2021 in San Marcos, TX. Born on October 9, 1945, she spent her years on earth serving her community, first as a teacher and then in her later years, as Director of the local Salvation A…

Rebecca E. Hahn-Zapalac, 64, of New Braunfels, Texas passed away on March 9, 2021 at home. She was born to Norman Neal Hahn and Betty Jo Belcher in Alice, Texas on June 6, 1956.

Vicente H. Romero Sr., age 80, of Seguin, Texas peacefully completed his journey at home on March 14, 2021.

Cornelia “Connie” Roberta Mellard McGill of New Braunfels, TX, age 93, joined her Savior, Jesus Christ, on Tuesday, March 9,2021. Connie was born Oct. 20, 1927 in El Dorado, AR to Marie Cornelia Giles Mellard and Ira Wesley Mellard. She is survived by her husband, John Arch McGill, age 97 an…

JoRene Morris, age 84, passed into the care of our Lord on Christmas morning, 2020.  She was an avid painter, widely renowned for her Hill Country-themed paintings, most reflecting her avid love of bluebonnets.  JoRene also loved to garden, cook, and decorate; passions which she lovingly sha…

Louella Pittman of New Braunfels, Texas passed on March 12, 2021.   She was preceded in death by her husband, Roderick, two sons, Roderick, Jr. and Steven, her parents, two brothers and their respective spouses, one sister, one nephew, one niece, and one great nephew.

Polly A. Michelson Coleman, 73, of Seguin, passed away on March 5, 2021 in Seguin.  She was born January 19, 1948 in Seguin to Elliot and Eleanor (Baur) Michelson.

Audrey L. Dean was born to Alfred & Ottie (Fischer) Jonas on March 31, 1927 in New Braunfels, Texas.  She passed from this life on March 11, 2021 in Spring Branch, Texas at the age of 93.  Audrey was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Daniel Dean and her twin sister, Jackie T…

Stephanie Stahl Timmermann, born February 2, 1954, peacefully completed her journey at home on March 10, 2021 surrounded by her loving husband Ronald and daughter Tanya.

Sylvia (Hubertus) Erben, of New Braunfels passed away Thursday, March 4, 2021 at the age of 89. She was born in Comal County to Joachim and Leonora (Fey) Hubertus on November 2, 1931.  Sylvia was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Milton Erben; granddaughter, Lindsey Rae Jackson; gre…

We certainly lost one of the most interesting folks you will ever meet. He was an Agent Orange victim and fought it’s consequences for 40 years. A good Marine who always said he’d do it all again. He leaves behind a wife , Gail, of 62 years and three children, Elizabeth (deceased), Colleen R…