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Galveston Daily News (Newspaper) - April 21, 1996, Galveston, Texas Im SUNDAY APRIL 21 1996 GALVESTON COUNTY TEXAS Obituaries Curtis Amos ST LA MARQUE Mr Curtis Amos 41 passed away Sat urday at Columbia Mainland Medical Center in Texas City Arrangements are pending at Mainland Funeral Home La Marque TX Santiago Perez Jr GALVESTON Santiago Perez 58 died April 20 1996 in Galveston Texas Arrangements are pending at Broadway Funeral Home Lacy Victoria GALVESTON Lacy Victo ria 79 passed away on Friday April at Vencor Hospi tal Houston TX Funeral arrangements are pending with Fields Funeral Home Inc Mildred E Durisseau LA MARQUE Mrs Mildred Elizabeth Durisseau 69 passed away Thursday April in Galveston Texas She was employed at Colonial Flower Shop in La Marque until her retirement Visitation will begin after Tuesday at the Mainland Funeral Home in La Marque followed by a Wake from 7 to 8 Funeral Ser vices will be held at Wednesday April 24th at the funeral home chapel with Rev Perrie J Jackson officiating She will be laid to rest at Mainland Memorial Cemetery in Hitchcock Mainland Funeral Home Ronald Godfrey WEST TEXAS CITY Mr Ronald Godfrey 38 passed away Wednesday April 17 1996 in Texas City Visitation will begin after Mon day at the Mainland Funeral Home in La Marque followed by a Vigil for the Deceased beginning at Funeral Mass will be at Tuesday April 23rd at Queen of Peace Catholic Church in La Marque with Msgr T Joseph Culvert celebrant He will be laid to rest in Mainland Cemetery in Hitchcock Mainland Funeral Home Margaret Theresa Siebert Saunders GALVESTON Margaret Theresa Siebert Saunders was born October 15 1918 in New York City to Gustav and Kathe rina Jelinek Siebert She mar Happy Secretaries Week f from FLORIST Island Wide Delivery 74401O1 Galveston Meorial Park Located off FM SI 9 on Memorial I In Hilchcock 409 9867409 409 765SS11 il Drive rfi GALVESTON THE DATfy NEWS 213400 Founded in 1842 Texas Oldest Newspaper Dedicated to the growth and pro gress of Galveston and all of Gal veston County Published every morning by Galveston Newspapers 8522 Teichman Road Sox 628 Galveston Texas 77553 Second class postage paid at Galveston Texas The Associated Press is exclusively entitled to the use or replication of all the local news of spontaneous origin printed in this newspaper Subscription rates by carrier per month by mall per year any wfiere In the continental United States pef year outside the United States 409 7443611 409 986771 1 The Galveston County DaHy News wel comes letters to the editor which should be limited to 1 50 words ried Dr Jack Palmer Saunders on February She died April 17 1996 in John Sealy Hospital After graduating from Grover Cleveland High School in 1938 Margaret studied voice lan guage and music theory under Madame Inez Hadley in New York City 193941 on a schol arship from the New York State Federation of Womens Clubs She received her Associate in Arts Degree in Studio Arts and Psychology from Galveston Col lege in 1978 her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Art History Stu dio Arts and Psychology from the University of Houston at Clear Lake in 1980 and her Master of Arts Degree in Art History and Studio Arts fiberart and ceramics from the Univer sity of Houston at Clear Lake in 1982 Margaret served as a music teacher in the Federal Kinder garten Program Pascagoula Mississippi 194445 as a pre school teacher in music and crafts New York 194546 and as an English teacher Bel Air High School Bel Air Maryland 194649 She was an Instructor in Art History Drawing and Painting Moody House Galve ston 197980 and an Art teacher at OConnell High School Galveston 199091 From 1969 until her death she worked as a studio artist in nee dle arts fiberart and ceramics She owned and operated Marjay Studio Arts which specialized in featuring unknown Galve ston artists by displaying their works in one person shows In Galveston she was affiliat ed with the Galveston Art League the Galveston Historical Foundation Galveston Arts Galveston Symphony Orches tra Friends of the Rosenberg Library and the Grand 1894 Opera House She was also a member of the University of Texas System Chancellors Council Visitation for Mrs Saunders will be held on Sunday April 21 1996 from until at J Levy Bro Funeral Home A Memorial Ser vice will be held on Monday April at The Universi ty Church of St Luke the Physi cian at with The Rev Robert L Wells officiating She was preceded in death by her son George Palmer Saun ders H She is survived by hus band Dr Jack Palmer Saunders Professor and Dean Emeritus of the Graduate School of Bio medical Sciences at UTMB her daughter Margaret Saunders TakeYourTime memorial arrangement that stinds for eteniit We at Ott Monument Works will not rush you in this important decision As a fifth generation firm and being Texas oldest memorial establishment we are qualified to assist you in creating this special tribute OTT MONUMENT 3928 Broadway Galveston 7638518 327 Texas Ave La Marque 9388170 Obituaries Obituaries are a paid feature of The Galveston County Daily News For information about Ihe costs and how to submit an obituary call 409 7443611 or 409 9867711 Ext 275 The daily deadline for obituaries is 4 Funeral home arrangement notices will be accepted until 5 On Saturdays and Sundays obituar ies will be accepted until 4 by fax Obituaries placed by individuals must have written verilication of arrangements by an independent source and must be paid in advance MasterCard and Visa are accepted Families and funeral homes are urged to ensure that information is accurate and all names are spelled correctly The Dally News assumes no responsibility for inaccurate Informa tion provided to us The Daily News Is not responsible for lost or damaged photos Adam from Kettering Ohio and two grandsons Stephens Palmer Adam and Jack Stewart Adam and one granddaughter Susan E Saunders of Keyser West Vir ginia She is also survived by her brother Erich Siebert of Morganton North Carolina Memorial contributions may be made to The George Palmer Saunders n Memorial Scholar ship Graduate School Univer sity Texas Medical Branch 301 University Galveston TX 77555 J Levy Bro Funeral Directors Charles Edward Kalbey SEGUIN Charles Edward Kalbey of Gonzales died Friday April 19 in Seguin Texas at the age of 83 Services will be held at the SeydlerHill Funeral Home in Gonzales at 10 Monday Graveside services and burial will be in the Galveston Memo rial Park at 4 Monday He is survived by his wife Treasure Kalbey of Gonzales 2 stepsons Sidney E Brown of Victoria and wife Bendra and E Wayne Brown of Gonzales and wife Carol 6 stepgrandchildren 8 stepgreatgrandchildren 2 sisters Mae Belle Jordan of Galveston and Veda Berta of Galveston SeydlerHill Funeral Home Wesley Bernard Cleveland HOUSTON Wesley Ber nard Cleveland 88 born July 14 1907 in Galveston Texas passed away on April 20 1996 in Houston Texas Mr Cleve land was in law enforcement with the Galveston Police Department Upon moving to Houston he joined the Harris County Sheriffs Department in 1952 but resigned after 3 years due to health reasons He retired from Western Auto in 1978 Mr Cleveland married Kathryn Louise Howe on Feb ruary 25 1936 in Galveston Texas He was preceded in death by his wife on August 2 1976 and grandson Michael Russell Cleveland in June of 1979 He is survived by sons Gene of Hous ton Ed and his wife Evelyn of Spring and Bob and his wife Kitty of Las Cruces NM daugh ter Kathryn and soninlaw Bill Noble sister and brotherinlaw Etta and Clyde Daniel of Oklona AR a very special brother and sisterinlaw Bob and Mae Howe of Jersey Vil lage TX two sistersinlaw and one brotherinlaw of Galveston TX 16 grandchildren 18 great grandchildren numerous nieces nephews and other relatives Funeral services to be held Tuesday April 23 1996 at St Andrews Episcopal Church 1819 Heights with Father John Binford and Deacon Harold Snyder officiat ing Graveside services to fol low at Cemetery Galveston TX Mr Clevelands Family would like to express their thanks and appreciation to the staff and friends of Winterhaven at Hous ton Nursing Home for all their kindness and excellent care Pallbearers will be his grand sons Eddie Christopher and Bobby Cleveland Brent and Craig Noble and Jack Martinel li Honorary Pallbearers are Bob Howe Don Neptune Floyd Rollins and Freddy Howe Visitation will be after on Sunday April 21 1996 at the Pat H Foley Funeral Home 1200 West 34th Street Houston TX 7138696261 Pat H Foley Funeral Home Peartetta Elizabeth King GALVESTON Pearletta Peggy King 75 of Galveston Texas formerly of Texas City Texas passed away Thursday April in Galveston Service will be held Monday April 22 1996 at Broadway Funeral Home with Pastor Leo Smith officiating Burial will follow services at the County Lane Cemetery in Montgomery County Friends may call after Sun The Family Of Corene Smith Wishes to express their thanks to all that sent flowers cards telephone calls or just Had us in your prayers Special thanks tothe Staff of St Marys Hospital Staff of 5 West Tower Staff of 10D the Staff of Gulf Health Care Center Rev J Washington Shiloh Church Members Lundy Funeral Home n lOooina iKeunolos Johnson er 11 1996 You touched so many lives with your love and gift for sharing From the time you took in your little sister and gave her a home through the years you gave to the Sisters and Patients of St Marys and in all of your unsung acts of kindness your life was a testimony to giving Go in peace and know you will be remembered in our hearts and prayers your feuolea Oisier Quinn Cflnd your fouina Xfeces Seorye ffeari Goaf JlCarifyn Jlcfains Cflnify UJiornlon jCeiln jCalnleen Garofe Gnrisfian anojftntfrBa In Loving Memory Of Marcus Joseph Netherly August Marcus We know that you approve of what we are trying to do Give a purpose in life to youngsters like you God Bless you and may you rest in peace Your Family Mother Father Sister Brother Grandparents Aunts Uncles Cousins and all who loved you Please attend the 4th annual Marcus Joseph Netherly Scholarship Award Ceremony at Reedy Chapel Church in August and lend a helping hand to some deserving African American young people day in the Memorial Room of Broadway Funeral Home Born July 2 1920 in Mar shall Pennsylvania Mrs King was retired from Mainland Cen ter Hospital as a cashier in the hospital cafeteria Outside her working profession Mrs King was a very loving mother and homemaker She is preceded in death by her husband Creed F King and leaves to cherish her memories her daughter Nancy Ashmore and husband Harvey Lee Ash more of Galveston her two sons John W King and Creed H King both of Dickinson six grandchildren and their spous es William and Tammy Werner Lourie and Renard Ceres Kim berley and Gary E Stone Chere Nicole King Monica King and Kevin King and five great grandchildren Pallbearers will be Renard Ceres Gary E Stone William Werner and Wilson Hillman Broadway Funeral Home Charles Louis Solie LA MARQUE Charles Louis Solie 85 passed away April 18 1996 in Texas City Texas Funeral services will be Monday April in the Chapel of the James Crow der Funeral Home La Marque TX with Pastor Newton Huffine officiating Burial to follow at Galveston Memorial Park Cemetery Hitchcock Visitation will be 4 to 6 Sunday at the funeral home Mr Solie was bom August 23 1910 in Galveston Texas He was a retired postal clerk mem ber of the 1st Christian Church La Marque and a 50 year mem ber of Tucker Lodge AP of Galveston Mr Solie is survived by his wife of 60 years Norma Solie of La Marque son and daughter inlaw Charles and Nadine Solie of Las Cruces NM grand daughter Kristi Solie of Las Cruces NM and numerous nieces and nephews Pallbearers will be Delmer Tipp Thomas Brune Gil Lan ders William Bone Terry Solie and A J Brouillard James Crowder Funeral Home La Marque Services Reagan Funeral Services for James Anthony Reagan will be today in the Chapel of James Crowder Funeral Home Dickinson Texas ith graveside services at at Pen nington Cemetery Pennington Texas W would like to sincerely thahk each of you for your cards calls visits flowers food and most of all your kind words and prayers extended to us during our time of sorrow Tour tfiougfitjulness always be remembered The Family of Kenneth Wayne Garza Li Loving Memory of Henrietta P Karacostas my Beloved Sister who died April 26 1995 1 year ago today Remembering her is easy as I do it every day but there is a deep ache within my heart that never goes away Sadly missed by her sister Theresa L Heatherly In Loving Memory of Willie Robinson Theres a place in heaven thats marked for fathers such as he who lived lifelong devotion to his wife and family And theres a place in our hearts marked that way too where his dear memory will be loved as he was loved before he entered eternity Sadly missed by wife Bernice Robinson children grandchildren i In Loving Memory Of Andrew Rodriguez October 5 Years Ago Today His farewell kiss was never given His last goodbye was never said What would I give to clasp his hands His happy face to see to hear his voice and see his smile that meant so much to me Not a day goes by that we dont think about you We love you so dearly and miss you so much We pray you found the peace and happiness you were looking for now you are gone but never forgotten Sadly Missed by Children Brother Sisters Nieces Nephews if tares a pain in your tea teeter Chest pain could be a sign of heart disease The sooner you see your doctor the better your chances for life Emergency American Heart Association WERE FIGHTING FOR YOUR LIFE ;