Recent Services

Ralph Wayne Hartmann
September 9, 1948 - September 28, 2016
Ralph W. Hartmann, age 68, crossed over to life in the Spirit on Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at his home in Katy. Ralph Wayne Hartmann was born September 9, 1948 in Houston, Texas to parents Edwin Hugo and Ora Mae Hilda (Ebner) Hartmann. He was a graduate of Brenham High School- Class of...
Albina  (Wiseneske) Balcerek
December 6, 1929 - September 26, 2016
Albina Wiseneske Balcerek, age 86 of Cypress, Texas and formerly of Chappell, Texas, passed away Monday, September 26, 2016. Albina Wiseneske Balcerek was born December 6, 1929 in Chappell Hill, Texas to John T. and Helen Ann (Mikolajchak) Wiseneske. On May 17, 1947, she was married to Ted C....
Virginia (Falk) Stork
December 31, 1927 - September 25, 2016
Virginia Stork, 88, of Brenham, passed away at her home Sunday, September 25, 2016. She was born December 31, 1927 in Chappell Hill, Texas to Joseph and Lucille (Nowak) Falk. She was employed by General Electric Company for over 20 years. Virginia was an active and involved member of St....
Richard Kasprowicz
April 1, 1948 - September 17, 2016
Richard Kasprowicz, 68 of Chappell Hill, passed away Saturday, September 17, 2016. Visitation with the family will be in Brenham Memorial Chapel on Thursday, September 22, 2016, from 5 until 7 p.m. Rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be held in St. Mary’s Catholic...
Elizabeth R. Slayton
August 6, 1912 - September 11, 2016
Elizabeth R. Slayton, age 104, of Brenham, passed away Sunday, September 11, 2016. A memorial service will be held 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, September 21, 2016 in St. Peter's Episcopal Church. Leona Elizabeth Slayton was born in Brownsville, Texas, to Newell and Leona (Harrymann) Rayel on...
Norbert L. Polasek
May 24, 1942 - September 9, 2016
Norbert L. Polasek, age 74, of Houston passed away Friday, September 9, 2016. Visitation will be 5:00 - 7:00 pm, Monday, September 12, 2016 in Brenham Memorial Chapel, with Rosary recited at 7:00 PM. Funeral Mass will be 3:00 PM, Tuesday, September 13, 2016 in St. Stanislaus Catholic Church...
William "Willie" Fred Rosenbaum
February 24, 1949 - September 4, 2016
William “Willie” Fred Rosenbaum, 67 of Brenham, passed away Sunday, September 4, 2016. Visitation will be held Thursday, September 8th from 5-7 p.m. in Brenham Memorial Chapel. Funeral services will be Friday, September 9th at 10 a.m. at St. John Lutheran Church of Prairie Hill with Rev....
Lillie (Patterson) Covington
April 10, 1931 - September 4, 2016
Lillie Ann Covington, 85 of Pasadena and formerly of Brenham, passed away Sunday, September 4, 2016. Visitation will be Saturday, September 10th, from noon until funeral services begin at 2 p.m. in Brenham Memorial Chapel. Interment will follow in Prairie Lea Cemetery. Lillie Ann Covington...
Patrick Jonathan Ellis
June 6, 1980 - September 1, 2016
Patrick Jonathan Ellis of Austin, TX passed away unexpectedly on September 1, 2016. Patrick was a loving son, brother, and uncle to his family. He was born June 6, 1980, in Elgin, Illinois. He graduated from Llano High School in 1998, and from St. Edward's University in Austin, TX with a degree...
Erwin Jerry Ganske
November 27, 1943 - August 29, 2016
Jerry Ganske, 72, of Brenham, passed away Monday, August 29, 2016. Visitation will be Friday, September 2nd from 5-7 p.m. in Brenham Memorial Chapel. Private graveside services will be held at Prairie Lea Cemetery with Pastor Rich Nelson officiating. Erwin Jerry Ganske was born November...
Henry Mazurkiewicz
July 14, 1930 - August 28, 2016
Henry Mazurkiewicz, 86, of Chappell Hill, passed away on August 28, 2016. Visitation will be held Thursday, September 1st, from 5 – 7 p.m. with rosary recited at 7 p.m. in Brenham Memorial Chapel. Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday, September 2nd, at 10 a.m. in St. Stanislaus...
Margaret Louise (McNaughton) Newton
June 6, 1925 - August 24, 2016
Margaret Louise McNaughton Newton, 91, formerly of East McKeesport, Pennsylvania, passed away on August 24, 2016, at Kruse Memorial Lutheran Village in Brenham, Texas. She was born June 6, 1925, to Nathaniel and Mable (Collingwood) McNaughton in Larimer, Pennsylvania, and graduated from Norwin High...
Joseph Anthony "Joe" Mazurkiewicz
February 21, 1929 - August 22, 2016
Joe Mazurkiewicz, 87, of Brenham, passed away Monday, August 22, 2016. Visitation will be held Wednesday, August 24, from 5 – 7 p.m. at Brenham Memorial Chapel. Rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. Funeral service will be held Thursday, August 25, at 10:30 a.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic...
Jerrie (Hejl) Collins
February 21, 1928 - August 10, 2016
Jerrie Elizabeth Hejl Collins passed away peacefully on August 10, 2016 at her daughter’s home in Brenham, Texas with all her children at her side. A memorial service will be held in Brenham Memorial Chapel, at 10 a.m. on Saturday, August 20, 2016. She was born in Seaton, Texas to Jerry Edwin...
John "Phil" Lesser
July 19, 1931 - August 7, 2016
John Philip Lesser, 85 of Chappell Hill, passed away Sunday, August 7, 2016 in Bryan, Texas. Visitation will be Wednesday, August 10th from 5-7 p.m. at Brenham Memorial Chapel. Funeral services will be held Thursday, August 11th at 10 a.m. in Brenham Memorial Chapel. Pastor Mike Smith will...