Recent Services

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...
Debra Ann (Hoffman) Fleming
April 25, 1959 - July 16, 2018
Debra Fleming, 59, of Brenham, passed away on July 16, 2018. A Memorial Service will be held at 5 p.m. on Monday, July 30, 2018 at Brenham Memorial Chapel. Visitation with the Fleming family will take place 30 minutes prior to the service. A full obituary will appear later. Services are...
Dr. Charles Adolph Heller
January 4, 1943 - July 2, 2018
Dr. Charles Adolph Heller, 75, of Brenham, passed away on July 2, 2018. Visitation with the Heller family will be Friday, July 6th from 5 - 7 p.m. at Brenham Memorial Chapel. Funeral services will be held Saturday, July 7, 2018 at 10 a.m. at Christ Lutheran Church with Pastor Mark Groves...
Gilbert William Janner
November 25, 1928 - June 27, 2018
Gilbert Janner, age 89 and lifelong resident of Washington County, passed away on Wednesday, June 27, 2018 at his home with family by his side. Visitation will be Saturday, June 30th from 5-7 p.m. at Brenham Memorial Chapel. Funeral services will be held Sunday, July 1st at 2 p.m. at St....
Elsie Vierus
September 6, 1926 - June 27, 2018
Elsie Vierus, age 91 of Wesley, passed away Wednesday, June 27, 2018 in Temple, Texas. Visitation with the family will be from 5 to 7 p.m. on Friday, June 29 in Brenham Memorial Chapel. Funeral service will be at 10 a.m., Saturday, June 30 in Welcome Lutheran Church with Dr. Lisa Burroughs,...
Curtis Ray Reeves
February 21, 1929 - June 23, 2018
Curtis Ray Reeves passed away peacefully at Siloam Springs Nursing Home in Siloam Springs, Arkansas on June 23, 2018. Curtis was born on February 21, 1929 to George and Minnie Richardson Reeves in Baskin Louisiana. He attended school in Louisiana as well, then entered the Army in 1951-1953...
Louis Fred Winkelmann, Jr.
June 14, 1935 - June 20, 2018
Louis F. Winkelmann, Jr. passed away on Wednesday, June 20, 2018. A Celebration of Life will be held at Salem Lutheran Church, 1500 Salem Road, Brenham, TX on June 23, 2018 at 2:30 p.m. Visitation will be held before the funeral from 1:30 p.m.-2:15 p.m. Burial will take place immediately after...
Clarice Jean (Vierus) Konieczny
August 9, 1948 - June 3, 2018
Loving wife, sister, aunt, great aunt, and precious friend, Clarice Jean Vierus Konieczny, 69, of Latium, Texas passed away Sunday, June 3, 2018, while visiting family in Oklahoma. Visitation will be Sunday, June 10, from 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm with a rosary at 6:00 pm at Brenham Memorial Chapel. ...
Clyde Sommers
October 11, 1928 - June 3, 2018
Clyde Sommers, 89, husband of Elaine Hill Sommers, died peacefully at his home on June 3, 2018. Visitation will be Wednesday, June 6th from 5-7 p.m. in Brenham Memorial Chapel. Funeral services are scheduled for Thursday, June 7th at 10 a.m. in St Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church of Brenham...
Florence (Bartniski) Derkowski
November 9, 1933 - May 27, 2018
Florence (Bartniski) Derkowski, age 84 died peacefully on May 27, 2018 at Brenham Nursing and Rehabilitation Center after a day spent with her family by her side. A celebration of her life will be held at Brenham Memorial Chapel on Wednesday, May 30, 2018. Family will greet friends from 5...
Walter Schroeder, Jr.
May 31, 1933 - May 27, 2018
Walter Schroeder Jr., 84, died on May 27, 2018 at M.D. Anderson hospital in Houston. He was welcomed into heaven by his loving Father and once again reunited with his beloved, Carol. Days prior to his death he was able to speak to each of his family members and give them encouraging words for...
 William A. “Bill” Januszewski
May 19, 1936 - May 27, 2018
William A. “Bill” Januszewski was born May 19, 1936 in Washington County just outside Brenham and died May 27, 2018 in Dallas, Texas. Visitation will be Friday, June 1st from 5-7 p.m. and vigil will begin at 7 p.m. at Brenham Memorial Chapel. Rosary will be recited Saturday, June 2nd at 1:15...
Ann Blades
February 6, 1941 - May 27, 2018
Ann Blades went to be with her Lord and Savior on Sunday, May 27, 2018 at her Brenham residence. Graveside service and interment will be at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, June 2, 2018 in Prairie Lea Cemetery. Ann was born February 6, 1941 in Brenham, Washington County, Texas to parents William and...
Karen (Dean) Berckenhoff
May 5, 1952 - May 26, 2018
Karen (Dean) Berckenhoff, 66, of Brenham, passed away on Saturday, May 26, 2018. A memorial service will be held at Brenham Memorial Chapel on Thursday, May 31st, at 1 p.m. Karen was born in Houston to parents Douglas Charles and Benolye Esther (Mikeska) Dean on May 5, 1952. She grew up and...
Edith "Edie" Odell (Gamble) Korthauer
April 21, 1922 - May 25, 2018
Edith (Edie) Odell Korthauer, age 96, passed away peacefully on May 25, 2018, at Brookdale in Kingwood, Texas. Graveside service will be Friday, June 1st at 2 p.m. in Prairie Lea Cemetery with Pastor Bobbie Maltas officiating. She was born in Sharp, Texas on April 21, 1922 to Frank and Effie...