Recent Services

Irene Mazurkiewicz
February 21, 1936 - February 11, 2019
Irene Mazurkiewicz, 82 of Brenham, passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Monday, February 11, 2019. Visitation will be Thursday, February 14th from 5 p.m. until rosary is recited at 7 p.m. in Brenham Memorial Chapel. Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday, February 15th at...
James Earl Mackey
July 1, 1950 - April 2, 2018
James Earl Mackey was born at Memorial Hospital in downtown Houston, on July 1, 1950 to proud parents Earl Thomas and Agnes Mackey. From the beginning, Earl was known for his vivid blue eyes and sweet personality. He spent most of his youth tinkering with cars, playing practical jokes, and running...
Edith Peterson
November 24, 1919 - January 31, 2019
Edith Peterson, a resident of Brenham Nursing & Rehab Center, passed away peacefully on January 31, 2019, after a brief illness, following years of living with Alzheimers. Mattie Edith Slater was born November 24, 1919, in Sibley, Louisiana, to Mattie Mac (Kennon) & Oliver Thornwell Slater. ...
Johnnie Gurka
October 24, 1923 - January 25, 2019
Johnnie Gurka, age 95 of Brenham, passed away Friday, January 25, 2019. Visitation will be Monday, January 28th from 6-8 p.m. at Brenham Memorial Chapel. Funeral services will be held, Tuesday, January 29th at 2 p.m. at Brenham Church of Christ with Dr. Doug Hall officiating. Interment will...
Alyssa Nicole Coon
June 25, 2007 - January 21, 2019
Alyssa Nicole Coon, 11, gained her angel wings on January 21, 2019. She was born on June 25, 2007, in Orange, Texas, and was a lifelong resident of Brenham, Texas. Alyssa was born with a body that kept her trapped and limited, but this didn’t stop her from having a full life. She brought...
Charles Fritz Schubert
March 16, 1927 - January 12, 2019
Charles F. Schubert, 91 of Brenham, passed away Saturday, January 12, 2019. Visitation will be Thursday, January 17th at 5 p.m. until rosary is recited at 7 p.m. at Brenham Memorial Chapel. Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday, January 18th at 10 a.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church....
Wallace Herman Dahmann
July 29, 1935 - January 11, 2019
Wallace Dahmann, 83, of the Independence Community, passed away on January 11, 2019. Visitation with the family will be Wednesday, January 16, from 5:00pm until 7:00pm at Brenham Memorial Chapel. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, January 17, at 2:00pm, at Bethlehem Lutheran Church at...
Jimmie Lynn McCoy Fricke
January 24, 1957 - December 11, 2018
Jimmie Lynn McCoy Fricke passed away on December 11, 2018. She fought the good fight and now she is in the loving arms of her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her. A memorial service to celebrate Jimmie's life will be held 11:00 AM Saturday, January 5,...
Patricia Ann "Patti" (Wolinski) Walsh
March 17, 1941 - December 15, 2018
Patti Walsh passed away unexpectedly on December 15, 2018, at the age of 77. Her sudden and untimely death is a shock to all of those who love her and will be difficult, if not impossible, from which to recover. Visitation with the family will be Friday, December 21, 2018, from 6:00-8:00 pm....
Jeffery Lynn Alexander
June 9, 1962 - December 17, 2018
Jeffery Lynn Alexander age 54 of Essex, Connecticut passed away Monday, December 17, 2018 in Brenham, Texas. He was born on June 9th, 1962 in Houston, Texas to James and Trudy (Roberts) Alexander. Jeff was a loving son, father and husband. Anyone who had the honor to meet him remembers his...
Harley Dwight Ponder
January 4, 1934 - December 16, 2018
Harley Dwight Ponder was born in Caldwell, TX on January 4, 1934 to James Marvin and Josephine Griffith Ponder and passed away peacefully on December 16, 2018. He leaves his wife Jayme Makar Ponder and three sons Richard Dwaine and wife Rebecca, James Marshall and wife Jill, Michael Wayne and...
Kathryn (Rodenbeck) Janner
April 9, 1932 - December 15, 2018
Kathryn Janner, age 86 and lifelong resident of Washington County, passed away Saturday, December 15, 2018 with family by her side. Visitation will be Wednesday, December 19th from 5-7 p.m. at Brenham Memorial Chapel. Funeral services will be held Thursday, December 20th at 2 p.m. at St....
Maurice "MJ" J. Gooch
September 5, 1944 - December 1, 2018
Maurice “MJ” J. Gooch passed away on December 1, 2018. MJ was born on September 5, 1944, to parents Paul J. and Elizabeth (Lasseter) Gooch. He grew up in Victoria. He later attended Texas A&I in Kingsville and graduated with a BS in chemistry. MJ came to Brenham to work with Exxon’s Party 6 and...
Tanya McClendon
July 11, 1932 - October 24, 2018
Tanya Schmid Golibart McClendon, age 86, of Brenham, Texas, died October 24, 2018, at home surrounded by family. She was a fourth generation “Brenhamite”. Her ancestors were of the first Swiss, German, and Czech settlers in Washington County. She was born July 11, 1932. Tanya was educated...
Manuel R. Villarreal
November 17, 1927 - December 8, 2018
Manuel R. Villarreal went peacefully to be with the Lord on December 8, 2018, at home surrounded by his loving family. Manuel was born on November 17, 1927, in Skidmore, Texas, to Lugardo and Santos R. Villarreal. He married Maria Consuelo Nolasco on September 9, 1949, and together they...