Recent Services

Lenora Louise Koester
September 14, 1922 - September 22, 2018
Lenora Louise Koester, 96 of Brenham, passed away Saturday, September 22, 2018. Visitation will be Wednesday, September 26th from 5-7 p.m. in Brenham Memorial Chapel. Funeral services will be held Thursday, September 27th at 10 a.m. at St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church with Pastor Phil...
Clara Dena (Richter) Roesler
December 18, 1924 - September 20, 2018
Clara Richter Roesler, 93 of Brenham, passed away Thursday, September 20, 2018. Clara Dena Richter was born on December 18, 1924, in Garwood, Texas, to Elo and Louise (Meyer) Richter. She was baptized at home, and confirmed April 6, 1941, at St. John Lutheran Church of Prairie Hill. She...
Doris Mae (Addicks) Weiss
October 3, 1924 - September 12, 2018
Doris Mae Addicks Weiss, age 93, left her earthly home and went to be with her heavenly Father on Wednesday, September 12, 2018. Doris Mae was born October 3, 1924 in the Salem Community of Washington County to John H. and Clara Nordt Addicks. On November 27, 1924 she was baptized and on April...
Hugh Wayne Arnold
September 3, 1938 - September 8, 2018
Wayne Arnold, age 80, passed into the waiting arms of Jesus our Lord on September 8, 2018 surrounded by his loving family. Wayne was born September 3, 1938 in Gilmer, Texas. Wayne and Wanda Nell Williams met on a blind date in 1958 and were married on June 27, 1960 in Beaumont, Texas. Early...
Glynn Johnston
May 7, 1951 - September 8, 2018
Glynn Edward Johnston ¬– beloved father, grandfather, son, and brother – passed away peacefully on Saturday, September 8, 2018, surrounded by his loved ones. Born in Rayville, Louisiana, on May 7, 1951, he grew up in the country. He loved hunting, fishing, horses, football, and playing pranks...
Melva Nell (Stephens) Ellermann
January 16, 1936 - August 30, 2018
Melva Nell Ellermann, 82, of Bayou Vista, passed away Thursday, August 30, 2018 at Houston Hospice. Melva will lie in state from noon until 6 p.m., Tuesday, September 4. Funeral service will be 10:30a.m., Wednesday, September 5 both at Brenham Memorial Chapel. Burial will follow in St. Matthew...
Frances (Torres) Bockhorn
February 16, 1923 - August 28, 2018
Frances Bockhorn of Brenham, age 95, passed away Tuesday, August 28, 2018 surrounded by her family at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Bryan, Texas. Frances Marie was born February 16, 1923 in Shreveport, Louisiana. Her loving adoptive parents were John and Dennie (Eason) Torres. She was baptized in San...
Keith Barnett
July 19, 1942 - August 20, 2018
Keith Barnett, age 76, of Brenham, passed away Monday, August 20, 2018 at Scott & White Hospital in Temple, TX. A Celebration of Life will be held 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, August 28, at Brenham Fireman’s Training Center, 1101 Hwy 290 West. Keith was born July 19, 1942 in Cresson, TX to...
Robert Louis Cook
June 13, 1929 - August 8, 2018
Robert “Bob” Cook was a native Houstonian, born June 13, 1929 and died August 8, 2018. He attended Jefferson Davis High School, University of Houston and South Texas College of Law. For 6 years, he served in the U.S. Marine Corp seeing action in Korea and receiving the Bronze Star, Purple Heart and...
Louise "Squeakie" (Gurka) Lacina
May 5, 1926 - August 5, 2018
Louise “Squeakie” Lacina, 92 of Brenham, passed away Sunday, August 5, 2018. Visitation will be Wednesday, August 8th from 5-7 p.m. with rosary recited at 7 p.m. in Brenham Memorial Chapel. Mass of Christian Burial will be held Thursday, August 9th at 10 a.m. in St. Mary's Catholic Church...
Lillian Louise (Cegielski) Harper
September 24, 1943 - July 31, 2018
Lillian Harper, 74, of Brenham, passed away on July 31, 2018. Visitation will be from 5:00 pm until the rosary is recited at 7:00 pm, on Friday, August 3, 2018, at Brenham Memorial Chapel. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:00 am on Saturday, August 4, 2018, at St. Stanislaus Catholic...
Gene Maynard
December 23, 1938 - July 26, 2018
Gene Maynard, 79, of Burton, passed away Thursday, July 26, 2018 surrounded by his loving family and close friends. Visitation with the family will be from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Sunday, July 29, 2018 with Rosary at 7:00 p.m. in Brenham Memorial Chapel. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at...
Charlie Joe "C.J." Kolajajak
March 19, 1927 - July 26, 2018
Charlie Joe “C.J.” Kolajajak, 91 of Chappell Hill, passed away Thursday, July 26, 2018. Visitation will be Monday, July 30th from 5 p.m. until rosary begins at 7:30 p.m. in Brenham Memorial Chapel. Mass of Christian Burial will be held Tuesday, July 31st at 10 a.m. at St. Stanislaus Catholic...
Betty Jane Davis Sessums
October 23, 1931 - July 24, 2018
Betty Jane Davis Sessums, 86, of Brenham, Texas, passed away on July 24, 2018. Betty was born in Little Rock, Arkansas, to parents John Sylvester and Madeline (Brooks) Davis on October 23, 1931. She grew up in Kansas City, Missouri until the family moved to Houston, Texas, where she graduated...
Rita (Kenjura) Dahse
September 28, 1938 - July 17, 2018
Rita Dahse, 79 of Brenham, passed away Tuesday, July 17, 2018. Rita Marie Kenjura was born in Brenham, September 28, 1938 to Harry and Helen (Wendt) Kenjura. She attended St. Mary’s Catholic School and was a graduate of Brenham High School. Rita and Melvin Lee Dahse were married at St. Mary’s...