Charles R. Cale was promoted to heaven on Sunday, November 07, 2021 at the age of 92. Charles spent his childhood on his Dad’s dairy farm in Calallen, Texas.  Charles was drafted into the Army, as a young man, and spent time at Ft. Lewis, Washington, where he fell in love with the mountains …

Howard Elsworth, a resident of New Braunfels, Texas passed away peacefully on Wednesday, November 17, 2021 at the age of 92.  Howard was born on May 7, 1929 in Hancock, Texas to father William Arthur Elsworth and mother Hulda Christine Kraft.  Howard grew up in Cranes Mill Texas where he wor…

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Lyndon Robert Phifer (Smokey) 57. Went to be with his mother, sister and the Lord on November 15th, 2021. He is survived by his loving wife of 34 years Regina. Also his father Rutledge and two brother’s and multiple neices and nephews. On December 3rd, 2021 from 12-5 we will have a celebrati…

Funeral arrangements are pending at Zoeller Funeral Home for Lydia K. Strong who passed away Friday, November 19, 2021 at the age of 67.  Please visit www.zoellerfuneralhm.com for updated service information.

Donald “Lightning” Gerald Hill, 65, of New Braunfels passed away in his home Sunday November 21, 2021. Donald was born April 14, 1956 in New Braunfels, Tx. to Joseph Hartwell Hill Sr. and Oreon Marie (McGlothling) Hill. He was preceded in death by his parents and brother James E. Hill.

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Reinold Hildebrand, a resident of New Braunfels, Texas passed away peacefully on Thursday November 18, 2021 at the age of 91.  Reinold was born on June 29, 1930 in Spring Branch, Texas to the late Gregor and Marie (Neugebauer) Hildebrand.  Reinold was employed as a master electrician for Mis…

Zoeller Funeral Home Funeral Arrangements are pending at Zoeller Funeral Home, for Norman Gene Challenner, of New Braunfels, Texas who passed away on November 18, 2021, at the age of 88.  Zoeller Funeral Home

Funeral arrangements are pending at Zoeller Funeral Home for Michael M. Hammes who passed away November 8, 2021 at the age of 73.  Please visit www.zoellerfuneralhm.com for updated service information and to sign Michael’s online guestbook.

Donna Grohman, 65, passed away Nov 8, 2021, after a courageous 4-year battle with metastatic breast cancer. Donna was born to the late Bernard and Pauline Bienek in San Antonio, TX. She graduated from St Gerard High School in 1974. Donna is survived by her two sons, Richard Grohman, Jr (Megh…

Natividad (Nati) Rosales, age 84, passed away on Monday, October 25, 2021 in his home, due to natural causes. 

Jerry Vincent Brodbeck, or to the family, “Pappy”, was born August 9, 1934, in New Braunfels, Texas to Ida and William Jacob Brodbeck. He passed away on November 9, 2021, at the age of 87. He was raised in New Braunfels in a little house on Lee Street, where as a boy he had a bicycle paper r…

Buz Farrell, born to Everett Oscar and Florence (Ware) Farrell on December 3, 1945, in St. Louis, MO, passed from this life on Wednesday, November 10, 2021, in New Braunfels, Texas.  He was preceded in death by his parents.  He is survived by his loving wife, Pat Farrell; sister Jacquelyn Fl…

James “Jim” F. Langford passed away in New Braunfels, TX, from this life on earth to God’s Kingdom on 10 November 2021.                   

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Inez “Nezzie” Young passed away peacefully from this earthly home on November 18, 2021 in New Braunfels, TX. She is preceded in death by her husband of over 50 years Fred Young. She is survived by her son Kim Young and wife, Debbie; her granddaughters, Shannon Sample and husband, Brian, and …

Roseann Maurer, loving daughter of Tessye B. Maurer and Paul Joseph Maurer, Sr, after a brief illness passed from this life on Nov. 15 to meet her family members and friends who pre-deceased her such as her Dad - Paul Joseph Maurer, Sr., her brother - Paul Joseph  Maurer, Jr., and her stillb…

Jackie Ray Harris was born to Raymond Clarence & Julia Agnes (Massey) Harris on May 8, 1933, in Bellmead, Texas.  He passed from this life on Thursday, November 11, 2021, in New Braunfels, Texas at the age of 88.

Oscar R. Dolle Jr., age 77, of New Braunfels, Texas passed away on Tuesday, November 16, 2021. Oscar was born on August 15, 1944 in New Braunfels, Texas to Oscar Dolle Sr and Emilie OH Dolle.

Arturo “Art” Garza Jr., 62, of New Braunfels, TX passed away on Thursday, November 11, 2021 surrounded by loved ones. Art was born in New Braunfels, TX on May 9, 1959 to Arturo E. Garza Sr. and Myrna L. Garza. He is preceded in death by his parents and son Arturo Garza lll. He is survived by…

Kevin Christopher Engler, 48, was born on August 27th, 1973 to Charles and Gail (Weyel) Engler and left his earthly home on November 10th, 2021.  

LCDR Gerald R. Ford (Jerry), U. S Navy (ret.), age 90 died Thursday, November 4, 2021, just 5 days short of his 91st birthday in New Braunfels, TX.  He was born November 9, 1930, in Salt Lake City, Utah. He was preceded in death by his parents, John Oakley Ford and Winnie Leota Gibson Ford, …

Glenn Wayne Ostberg, Sr., age 88, and a resident of New Braunfels, passed away on November 11, 2021.  Glenn was born on March 22, 1933 in Pine City, MN to the late Reuben Eric Ostberg and Jenny Dorothy Beckman.  Glenn married Muriel Franzwa on December 27, 1958 in Modena, WI.  He is survived…

William Charles Skipworth, 86, of New Braunfels passed away October 30, 2021. Bill was born July 15, 1935 in Kleberg County, Texas. He was the son of Martha Bluhm Skipworth and A. G. Skipworth, Jr.

Services are pending with Lux Funeral Home & Cremation Services for Glenn Ostberg, Sr., a resident of New Braunfels, who passed away on Thursday, November 11, 2021 at the age of 88.

Well-known realtor and businesswoman, Patricia Maxine “Mickey” Ferrell, 88, went to be with the Lord on the morning of November 14th in her home on Lake McQueeney surrounded by her loved ones. Mickey was born on April 6, 1933, in Brady, Texas, living most of her young life in San Antonio, Te…

Jon Henry Beard, loving and devoted husband, father, family member, and friend was called to his eternal home on the evening of October 25, 2021. Jon was born on February 26, 1959 and was the son of the late Ramona Jackson and Henry Edward Beard. Jon attended L. D. Bell High school and Steph…

Roger Robinson, born to this life January 25, 1954 in Ypsilanti Michigan, entered eternal life on Saturday, November 6, 2021 at the age of 67.

Lt. Col. John Charles Hawthorne, U.S. Air Force (ret.), age 86, died Sunday, November 7, 2021 in New Braunfels, Texas after a courageous battle with cancer. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Betty Jo (Georg) Hawthorne (1940-2012) and his second wife, Darlene Villeneuve (Coleman) Ha…

Funeral arrangements are pending with Lux Funeral Home & Cremation Services for Michael M. Flores, a resident of New Braunfels, who passed away on Wednesday, November 10, 2021 in New Braunfels at the age of 60.

Orton Gobern “Alex” Keatts, 90, formally of Las Cruces, New Mexico and then of New Braunfels, Texas passed away peacefully on October 25, 2021 in New Braunfels. He was born February 7, 1931 in Dallas, Texas to Gobern and Charlotte (Campbell) Keatts.

Freddie Lee Koepp was born to Marvin William & Vera Alma (Kuhn) Koepp on September 17, 1940, in New Braunfels, Texas.  He passed from this life on November 2, 2021, in Dripping Springs, Texas at the age of 81.

Mary Louise Smith ne: Lockwood. Beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and friend. Born Feb 22,1933 outside Massey Maryland. Died Nov 9, 2021in New Braunfels, Texas

Joshua George Rodriguez was a caring son, brother, grandson, uncle, nephew, cousin and friend. He was born to George and Nora Rodriguez on June 25, 1985, and left this world suddenly on November 5, 2021.

Anthony Gioimo 77 of New Braunfels, Texas passed away on Monday October 25, 2021.

Emmitt James Adams, 83, of New Braunfels, Texas eternal rest  on Tuesday, November 2, 2021 at his home. He was born March 14, 1938 in Gloster, Lousianna, (De Soto Parish) to the late George Adams and Martha Littleton Adams.

David R. Deatherage (65) of Canyon Lake, Texas passed away at his home on July 7, 2021. He was the son of Shirley Thompson and Ralph Deatherage, born October 6, 1955 in Galesburg, Illinois.

Funeral Arrangements are complete at Zoeller Funeral Home for Joshua George Rodriguez, age 36, of New Braunfels, Texas, who passed away on Friday, November 5, 2021.

Charlene Alwina Neugebauer Soechting, of New Braunfels, Texas, passed peacefully into her heavenly home on November 4, 2021.  In the comfort of her home, with family by her side, she was able to depart this life and join her husband and son in her final resting place.

On October 16, 2021, our beloved husband, father, Opa, UrOpa, and friend passed from this world with his daughters by his side, to the promise of eternal life with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. He will be greatly missed. 

Judy Ann Schandua was born December 31, 1969 to Charles and Sarah Schandua. Judy grew up in New Braunfels, TX and graduated Valedictorian from Canyon High School in 1988. She passed away on November 1, 2021 in Baltimore, Maryland at the age of 51.

Arrangements are pending at Doeppenschmidt Funeral Home (www.doeppenschmidtfuneralhome.com) in New Braunfels, Texas for Freddie Lee Koepp of Dripping Springs, Texas, who passed away on November 2, 2021, at the age of 81.