Our Obituaries

Herman Doy Mitchell

August 16, 1959 - December 5, 2016

Herman Doy Mitchell, Doy as everyone knows him, of Jarrell, Texas, passed away on December 5, 2016, after a long, hard fought battle with many health issues. Doy was born to Herman Mitchell and Melba Broome Mitchell on August 16, 1959, and he was raised in Beaumont, Texas with his older sister, Elizabeth (Becky) Mitchell. Growing up Doy was wild and crazy. He and his sister Becky had a strong...
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Billy Charles Morrison

February 28, 1931 - December 5, 2016

Billy Charles Morrison, age 85, of Austin, passed away on December 5, 2016. He was born on February 28, 1931 in Austin to Charles Presley Morrison and Milda Edna (Leifeste) Morrison.Billy grew up in Elgin, Texas, and was a 1948 graduate of Elgin High School. He attended Texas A&M University and graduated in January of 1960. He was a veteran of the United States Air Force, where he served...
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Alice Hazel Davis

April 13, 1920 - December 2, 2016

Mrs. Alice Hazel (Lane) Davis was born on April 13, 1920, in San Augustine County, Texas to Mr. Jessie James Lane and Mrs. Lizzie (McCoy) Lane.After attending high school, Alice moved to Austin, Texas. She began working for the late U. S. Congressman J. J. "Jake" Pickle and extended family, where she worked for over 25 years. She later worked for the State of Texas, retiring in 1989.In the late...
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Elisabeth Bowman

May 29, 1932 - December 2, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Cook-Walden/Capital Parks Funeral Home, Pflugerville, TX.
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Velma Rae Craft

February 12, 1924 - December 2, 2016

Velma Rae Bateman Craft was born on February 12, 1924 in Fort Worth, Texas to Kate Adair and Clarence Bateman in their house and lived there until she left for college. She attended Carroll Peak Elementary, Jennings Ave Jr High, and Polytechnic High Schools before earning her BA in Medical Biology from the University of North Texas (then North Texas State Teachers College) in May 1944. While at...
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Howard Klotz

November 9, 1933 - December 2, 2016

In loving memory of Howard Klotz who joined our Heavenly Father on December 2, 2016. Howard was born November 9, 1933 in Williamson County to Walter Klotz and Mary Schoener. Howard resided in Hoxie, Texas outside of Thrall and he attended and graduated from Thrall High School where he played football. Howard served with the Navy during the Korean War where he received a Korean Service Medal,...
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Bonnie Claire White

April 2, 1940 - December 2, 2016

Bonnie Allbritton White, age 76, passed away at her Austin home on Friday, December 2, 2016 after a 3 year battle with lung cancer. Her loving husband of 57 years, Doug, was at her side. Bonnie lived in many different states and countries as she followed and supported her husband in his Air Force career. These included South Carolina, Louisiana, Taiwan, Texas, Germany, Virginia, Ohio, and Saudi...
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Turner Jeff Odom

September 5, 1934 - November 30, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Cook-Walden/Capital Parks Funeral Home, Pflugerville, TX.
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Alice Faye McLaughlin

April 7, 1947 - November 26, 2016

Burial arrangements under the direction of Cook-Walden Capitol Parks Cemetery.
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Alice Faye McLaughlin

April 7, 1947 - November 26, 2016

Alice Faye Estell McLaughlin was born April 7, 1947, to Milburn Jona and Fronia Bell Maxwell-Estell in Bastrop Texas. Weighing only 2 pounds at birth, she was considered a "miracle baby." She was reared in Round Rock, Texas, by her mother, Fronia Estell-Clark and step-father, Wallace A. Clark. She departed this earthly life on November 26, 2016.She accepted Jesus Christ as her Lord and Savior in...
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Gloria Jean White

February 13, 1941 - November 26, 2016

Gloria Jean (Frank) White, 75, classy wife, mother, and grandmother, passed away on Saturday, November 26, 2016 at 12:06 a.m. in the ICU Unit at St. David's North Austin Medical Center due to complications from pneumonia. Gloria was born on February 13, 1941 in Aurora, Illinois. Gloria, along with her husband Bert, was a member of the First United Methodist Church on Pecan Street in Pflugerville...
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Ray H. Schiller

December 13, 1925 - November 26, 2016

Ray Henry Schiller was born on December 13, 1925 in Structure, Texas to Henry and Olga (Gustafson) Schiller. He passed away at home on November 26, 2016 in Austin, Texas in his own bed as he wished. Ray was preceded in death by his parents, brother Edwin, sister Metha, great-granddaughter Avery Elizabeth (in 2013) along with brothers and sisters in-law, nieces and nephews.Ray is survived by his...
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Leroy Floyd Psencik

July 8, 1935 - November 25, 2016

LEROY FLOYD PSENCIKJuly 8, 1935 - November 25, 2016Leroy Floyd Psencik was born July 8, 1935 in Cyclone, Texas to Frank Henry Psencik and Lillie Anna Wentrcek Psencik. He died November 25, 2016 in Austin, Texas from Parkinson's Dementia, with his beloved wife, Anne, by his side.In addition to his wife, Leroy is survived by two children from a previous marriage: Terry Psencik Park of Gurnee,...
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Frances Ivon Lentz

April 7, 1930 - November 24, 2016

Frances Ivon Lentz, age 86, of Austin, passed away on November 24, 2016 due to complications from Alzheimer's. She was born on April 7, 1930 in Copperas Cove, Texas to Alvin and Eva Mae (Atkison) Cox.She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Otto, and her sister, Oweta. Those left behind to cherish her memory are her three children, Kenneth Lentz and wife Glenda of Austin; Barbara...
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Susan Rosemary Bonds

September 18, 1924 - November 22, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Cook-Walden/Capital Parks Funeral Home, Pflugerville, TX.
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Doris G. Moore

April 13, 1931 - November 21, 2016

Doris Gatlin Moore (85) of Lantana, TX passed away peacefully into the arms of our heavenly Father on November 21, 2016 after a year-long battle with cancer. Doris was born on April 13, 1931 in Friona, Texas to the late Ernest and Nellie (Parr) Gatlin. She spent her youth in Muleshoe, TX and graduated Muleshoe High School in 1948. She was named Freshman Favorite and crowned Halloween Queen her...
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Lula Mae McCullough

January 12, 1927 - November 19, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Cook-Walden/Capital Parks Funeral Home, Pflugerville, TX.
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Fidell Thomas Wiggins

January 5, 1962 - November 17, 2016

On November 17th, 2016, God said you'd finished your journey here on earth. Fidell Thomas Wiggins was born on January 5, 1962 in Sikeston, MO to the late Louis Thomas Wiggins and Margaret Wiggins. At an early age he began cutting yards and helping the elderly around town. He would assume the nickname "Foot" from his siblings for always having his shoes on wrong.After graduating from Sikeston...
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Janie Lee Wood

December 23, 1922 - November 17, 2016

Ms. Janie was born in Italy, Texas to Charley and Phyllis Williams on December 23rd, 1922. Janie was the fourth of five children, two brothers, Dee and Lewis and two sisters, Marie and Willie May. Ms. Janie was called as a dedicated servant, always looking to do for others to make sure they were comfortable. As a child, Ms. Janie attended Friendly Will Baptist Church in Austin. In her later...
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Sarah K. Kruger

July 11, 1924 - November 16, 2016

Kay, at the age of 92, dusted off her dancing shoes and waltzed into the gates of heaven on November 16, 2016. She was born in Harleyville, South Carolina on July 11, 1924, the fourth of nine children, to Shuler Pinckney Kizer and Minnie Bowman Kizer. She grew up on a farm with her four sisters and four brothers. Upon graduation from high school, Kay moved to Charleston, South Carolina where...
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Gary Alan Holtz

December 31, 1959 - November 14, 2016

Gary Alan Holtz, 56 of Round Rock, Texas passed away on November 14, 2016.He was born December 31, 1959 in Miami, Florida to Edward and Joan Holtz.He married Paula Kilcrease on April 28, 2001. Gary worked for many years as a meter reader for Corix Utilities for Austin Energy, was a shipping clerk for 360 Press Solutions, Cerqa Copyright, BF Goodrich Aero Space and Simmons Precision Aerospace...
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Vivian Naomi Dunman

February 10, 1922 - November 14, 2016

Vivian Naomi Dunman, 94 of Austin passed away on Monday, November 14, 2016. She was born February 10, 1922 in Alvin, Texas to John Thomas Parker, Sr. and Addie Vivian Breeding Parker. She married Cecil James Dunman on March 18, 1939. During her life she was very involved with square dancing and home demonstration clubs as well as Tuesday Night Supper Club. She was very interested in her family...
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Lan Chao Chang

August 8, 1919 - November 13, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Cook-Walden/Capital Parks Funeral Home, Pflugerville, TX.
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Janene Heller Duncan

July 15, 1946 - November 12, 2016

Janene Heller Duncan, age 70, passed away surrounded by her loved ones on Saturday, November 12, 2016. Janene was born and raised in Wichita, KS to E Morton and Geraldine Heller. She graduated from Southeast High School and was inspired by her parents to move to Austin to pursue an education at the University of Texas. At UT, she excelled in academics as well as socially, joining Sigma Delta Tau...
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Marcella Jean Rothrock

August 6, 1927 - November 11, 2016

Marcella Jean Rothrock, born August 6, 1927, passed away on Friday, November 11, 2016 at the age of 89 years. She was a member of Delta Kappa Gamma and held a Masters Degree in Education. Marcella worked +40 years as a school teacher and then a counselor for the Austin and Round Rock ISD. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 50 years, Dale Lee Rothrock and also by her loving son...
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Mary Ann Carlin

September 12, 1951 - November 10, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Cook-Walden/Capital Parks Funeral Home, Pflugerville, TX.
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Douglas Gearhart Matthews

October 8, 1927 - November 9, 2016

Douglas Gearhart Matthews, 89, passed away on November 9th, 2016 in Austin, TX. Doug was born on October 8th, 1927 in Fort Dodge, IA and spent the majority of his childhood and teenage years in Sioux City, IA. After graduating fifth in his high school class, Doug joined the U.S. Army and served in Japan during World War II as a member of the Army Medical Corps. Following his honorable...
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James Hung Nguyen

November 16, 1927 - November 8, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Cook-Walden/Capital Parks Funeral Home, Pflugerville, TX.
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Lydia Fernandes

August 4, 1944 - November 8, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Cook-Walden/Capital Parks Funeral Home, Pflugerville, TX.
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Manuel Anthony Estrada

October 31, 1961 - November 8, 2016

Manuel Anthony Estrada, also known as "Tony" and "Big T", of Round Rock, Texas was called by our heavenly father on November 8, 2016. He was born on October 31, 1961 to Manuel Adams Estrada and Velia Cantu Estrada in Austin, Texas. Tony was a 1980 graduate of LBJ High School and attended The University of Texas at Austin. His passion for sports began at an early age by...
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Adora Mu-Dan Fleissner

November 7, 2016 - November 7, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Cook-Walden/Capital Parks Funeral Home, Pflugerville, TX.
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David M. Adams

February 7, 1932 - November 6, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Cook-Walden/Capital Parks Funeral Home, Pflugerville, TX.
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Hue Van Le

June 13, 1931 - November 6, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Cook-Walden/Capital Parks Funeral Home, Pflugerville, TX.
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Belinda Faye Keeling

November 1, 1945 - November 6, 2016

Belinda Faye Vickery KeelingNovember 1, 1945 - November 6, 2016"An excellent wife who can find?.Her children rise up and call her blessed; her husband also, and he praises her: "Many women have done excellently, but you surpass them all."-Proverbs 31:10-31Belinda Faye Vickery Keeling, 71, beloved wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother, went home to be with her Lord on the morning...
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Edward Edward Price

January 25, 1940 - November 4, 2016

Edward Price, 76, of Lago Vista, passed away Friday, November 4, 2016. He was born in Harrisburg, Illinois on January 25, 1940. He graduated from Harrisburg Township High School and attended both Southern Illinois University in Carbondale, Illinois and William Jewell College in Liberty, Missouri. Ed married Janice Kay Merriman on April 8, 1961 and together had two children, Christa Gayle and...
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Noma Jean Salyer Morrison

January 30, 1934 - November 3, 2016

Noma Jean Salyer Morrison, 82 of Austin passed away on November 3, 2016. She was born January 30, 1934 in Reagan County, Texas to Chancey and Velma Salyer. She grew up in Georgetown, Texas with her family. On April 20, 1960 she married Billy Charles Morrison. She and Billy lived in Dallas, Texas from 1960 until 1964 when they moved to Austin. Included in her passions were her family first...
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Ernest Beasley Baker, Jr.

March 26, 1926 - November 2, 2016

Burial arrangements under the direction of Cook-Walden Capitol Parks Cemetery.
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Charlie Alan Watts

December 6, 1942 - November 2, 2016

Charles (Charlie) Alan Watts, 73, of Round Rock, Texas, passed away on November 2nd, 2016 peacefully in his sleep.Charlie was born in Muncie, Indiana on December 6th, 1942. He graduated from Albany High School and served in the US Army National Guard. Charlie continued on to receive a degree in electronics from ULE in Louisville, KY. Charlie married Linda Jean Habka in St. Louis, MO on June 26...
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Rita Kay Miller

April 28, 1957 - November 2, 2016

Rita Kay Wallace Miller was born on April 28, 1957 in Austin, TX. She was called home to be with Jesus on November 2, 2016. Her final days were spent surrounded by her family and loved ones at Baylor Scott and White Memorial Hospital in Temple, TX. Rita was a long time employee of Austin Community College. Rita is survived by her husband, Dale Miller, her son, Adam Miller, her daughter, Michelle...
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Allen Bruce Green

July 24, 1951 - November 2, 2016

Allen B. Green, 65, of Austin, Texas passed away on November 2, 2016. He was born in Vernon, Texas on July 24, 1951. Allen graduated from Hobbs High School.Allen worked as independent insurance agent for himself and MetLife. He had a passion for golf and family.He is survived by his wife Carolyn, daughter Angie, mother Faye, sister Debbie, brother Clif, step-sons Jimmy, Jody and Jeffery,...
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Morris Brown

July 12, 1934 - November 1, 2016

Morris Brown, 82 of Austin, Texas passed away on November 1, 2016. He was born July 12, 1934 in Smithville/Bastrop County, Texas. He attended Smithville Public Schools as well as Austin Public Schools. Morris attended Grant Chapel A.M.E. Church. His family includes his mother Bessie Patridge Brown, father Oughtly Denmon, brother Lonnie Brown and wife Mae of Austin, Texas, former wife and dear...
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Kinh Van Nguyen

February 18, 1927 - October 31, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Cook-Walden/Capital Parks Funeral Home, Pflugerville, TX.
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Kim Leah Gebert

January 17, 1959 - October 29, 2016

Gebert, Kim LeahKim Leah Gebert, 57, lived her life to the fullest and retained vitality for meeting new people and creating lasting memories. She contributed to many avenues in life, both personally and professionally. She was a dedicated mother, wife, and grandmother in her personal life and a mentor in her professional life, throughout her many years of service at H-E-B. Kim passed away...
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Erica Oppenheimer Salomon

June 6, 1927 - October 28, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Cook-Walden/Capital Parks Funeral Home, Pflugerville, TX.
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Waldine Virginia Rust

March 31, 1930 - October 27, 2016

Waldine Pfluger Rust - Artist, Teacher Waldine Pfluger Rust, age 86, was born on a farm in Travis County near Rice's Crossing on March 31, 1930 to Alfred and Lena Jund Pfluger and entered into eternal rest on October 27, 2016. She was baptized and confirmed in the Evangelical and Reformed Church in Coupland, Texas where she was an active member of the Youth Fellowship and served as church...
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Dorothy Mae Martin

January 13, 1923 - October 24, 2016

Our loving Mother, Dorothy Mae Martin, left this earth on October 24, 2016 to be with our Lord and Savior. She was born in Round Rock, Texas on January 13, 1923. She met the love of her life, Walter G. Martin, when she moved to Hutto, Texas in the fourth grade. Mother was a pitcher for the Hutto Hippos in high school, along with playing the xylophone in the town orchestra. She graduated from...
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Ludie B. Neal

December 22, 1930 - October 23, 2016

Ludie B. Neal was born on December 22, 1930 in Abbeville, Alabama to the late Robert G. Carter and Emma Lee (Reynolds) Carter. She grew up in Abbeville until 1942, when the family relocated to Headland, Alabama. While in Headland she worked in a cotton field and at a local peanut factory. She decided to move to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, where she earned her GED for Connelly Trade School and...
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Lloyd Daniel Gorney

June 27, 1926 - October 23, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Cook-Walden/Capital Parks Funeral Home, Pflugerville, TX.
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Wendell P. Samuel

February 29, 1932 - October 22, 2016

Wendell Phillip Samuel, Sr., affectionately known as "Sam", passed away in Austin, Texas on October 22, 2016 at the age of 84. Sam was born to Albert and Theordoshia Samuel in Darlington, SC on February 29, 1932. Wendell graduated from Mayo High school and would go on to attend Benedict College in South Carolina.Sam faithfully served in the United States Air Force for 22 years and held positions...
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Margot Annemarie Nightengale

February 26, 1920 - October 22, 2016

Margot A. Nightengale 96, passed away peacefully in her home in Austin, Texas. She was born February 26, 1920 in Hamburg, Germany. She, with her family, came from Germany to the United States when she was three years of age. She lived in New York at that time. In New York, Margot graduated from High School. She started working as a Clerk Typist/Accountant/Bookkeeper. She married Samuel...
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Susan K. Diamond

October 12, 1955 - October 21, 2016

A memorial celebration of Susan's life will be held at a later date.
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Patricia Ann Loeffler

February 6, 1935 - October 20, 2016

Patricia Ann Loeffler lived her life with a lively sense of humor and joy for life, and her desire for adventure was legendary. She brought vitality to every part of her life, from her dedicated work as an intensive care nurse, to raising her children, to taking outrageous adventures that could entertain friends and family alike. She loved to share bits of trivia and wisdom with especially her...
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Thomas Lee Millsap

July 26, 1925 - October 17, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Cook-Walden/Capital Parks Funeral Home, Pflugerville, TX.
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Monica Lena Ruth Haller

January 13, 1986 - October 17, 2016

Monica Lena Ruth Haller was born on January 13, 1986 and raised in Austin, Texas, she passed away peacefully at her home on October 17, 2016. From a young age she lit up the room with her contagious smile and laugh. She was one of the first students to ever attend Davis Elementary School, and graduated from Anderson High School in 2004. Monica was a firm believer in Jesus Christ and attended...
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Carlos Ivan Garcia Mosqueda

June 12, 1994 - October 16, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Cook-Walden/Capital Parks Funeral Home, Pflugerville, TX.
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Mary Jane Engelbrecht

April 23, 1920 - October 16, 2016

Mary Jane Engelbrecht died on Sunday, October 16, 2016 in Austin, Texas at age 96. Jane was born in 1920 in St. Louis to Clara and Jules Fremon. In 1946, she transferred to the University of Texas at Austin. She married Bill Engelbrecht in 1948. Jane was a member of Hyde Park Baptist Church.Jane was preceded in death by her husband, Bill; and her daughter, Diane. She is survived by her...
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Edward Tandy Turner

October 7, 1939 - October 16, 2016

Tandy Turner, 77, of Austin, Texas, went to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Saturday, October 16, 2016.A celebration of his life will be held at Cook-Walden/Capital Parks Funeral Home, 14501 North IH-35, Pflugerville, TX 78660 on Thursday, October 20, 2016 at 1:00 pm. Pastor Paul Escamilla of St. John's United Methodist will be officiating. Visitation will be held Wednesday, October...
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Everett Donald Barr

March 2, 1940 - October 16, 2016

Everett Donald (Don) Barr, Jr., passed away on October 16, 2016, at the age of 76. He was born in El Campo, TX, on March 2, 1940, to his parents, Everett Donald Barr, Sr., and MaeBelle (Marek) Barr. He graduated from El Campo High School in 1958 and married Barbara Ladelle (Wilcox) on May 28, 1977. Don is predeceased by his parents and grandparents, and is survived by his wife, Barbara, and...
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Thoa Nguyendon

September 20, 1931 - October 15, 2016

Thoa Nguyendon, age 88, passed away at 7:05 AM, October 15, 2016 in Austin, Texas.Thoa was always a fighter with a big heart who loved everybody he met. He took loving care of his eight children, 18 grandchildren and two great grandchildren. Thoa extended his definition of family beyond blood in the city of Danang where he started many scholarships for poor students to finish high school. Through...
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David Kelly

November 17, 1951 - October 14, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Cook-Walden/Capital Parks Funeral Home, Pflugerville, TX.
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Ruth Irene Couvillon

January 13, 1927 - October 13, 2016

Ruth Couvillon left her earthly home to be with Jesus and Creighton on October 13, 2016. Her daughter Deby was by her side, as was her other "daughter", Donna Palm.Ruth was born January 13, 1927 in Maspeth, New York, the youngest daughter of Anna Seder and Mark Sabal. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Creighton and her sister, Adaline Rohan.Growing up in New York, Ruth...
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Mervyn Earl Krause

June 6, 1929 - October 12, 2016

Mervyn Earl Krause (Merv) of Pflugerville, Texas passed away on Wednesday, October 12th, 2016 at the age of 87. Merv was born in Longpoint, Texas on June 6, 1929 and was baptized at Zion Lutheran Church on August 4, 1929. He was confirmed at St. Martin's Lutheran Church on April 2, 1944. Merv was preceded in death by his wife Pat, his parents Walter and Mollie Krause, his sister Jeanette Erlene...
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Stacie Anne Vera

December 20, 1985 - October 11, 2016

Stacie Anne Vera, age 30, was born on December 20, 1985, in Round Rock, Texas and was called home to our beloved Father on October 11, 2016. Stacie was full of life, lived every day to the fullest and never let anyone hold her back from whatever it was she put her mind to. She was an amazing mother, daughter, sister, cousin and friend and loved spending time with those whom she loved dearly....
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Don Lee May

May 4, 1931 - October 11, 2016

Don Lee May, 85, of Austin, Texas passed away on October 11, 2016, surrounded by family. He was born in Dublin, Texas on May 4, 1931. He attended Gorman Elementary School through first grade. He then attended the Texas School for the Blind from 1938 to 1950 where he met Helen Keller at age 9. Don graduated from Fort Worth Technical High School in 1952. He received a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology...
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Douglas Ernest Mierl

December 17, 1940 - October 11, 2016

Douglas Ernest Mierl II, 75, passed away peacefully at home with his family on October 11, 2016. He was born to Douglas and Anna Mierl in New Orleans, Louisiana on December 17, 1940. Doug took on cancer like he did with any adversity in life, without fear. Until the end, each day he looked forward to the chatter and smiles of family that surrounded him. He said it was better than medicine and...
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Vickie Lynn Swist

August 5, 1956 - October 10, 2016

Vickie Lynn Swist, 60 of Austin, Texas passed away on Monday, October 10, 2016. She was born August 5, 1956 in Austin, Texas to Clarence and Mozell Brown.She had the joy of being raised by two parents, grandparents and great-grandparents. In her early childhood she was very excited for the weekends to watch her brothers play football. Vickie retired in 2012 from Austin Community College after...
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Winona Spencer

March 30, 1927 - October 10, 2016

Winona Spencer passed away peacefully in her sleep after a long battle with dementia on October 10, 2016, in Austin, Texas, at the age of 89.Winona is survived by her son, G. Philip Spencer Jr., D.D.S, and daughter-in-law, Glenda Spencer of Austin, TX, her grandson, Philip Spencer III, and wife Jennifer Spencer of Austin, TX, and her sister, Jeanette Rogers of Spring, TX. She is preceded in death...
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George Estupinan Herrera

June 9, 1927 - October 9, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Cook-Walden/Capital Parks Funeral Home, Pflugerville, TX.
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David Wayne Robison

February 7, 1955 - October 5, 2016

David Wayne Robison, age 61, passed away peacefully in his sleep, at home in Round Rock, Texas, on October 5th, 2016.Faith, family and friends were the most important things in Dave's life, as well as his music. The door to his home was always open to anyone who needed a place to stay. One of his most cherished times was his annual Christmas party. As soon as one was over, he was planning the...
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Gladys Louise Crayton

August 10, 1927 - October 5, 2016

Gladys Louise Crayton, 89 of Austin, Texas passed away on Wednesday, October 5, 2016. She was born August 10, 1927 near Elgin, Texas to J.C. and Elizabeth Simmons.She will be greatly missed by her friends and family that she has left behind to cherish her memories including her children, Ralph Crayton, Steven Crayton, Sharon Crayton, Raymond Crayton and Thomas Crayton.Visitation will be held...
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Anthony Khon Nguyen

November 1, 1942 - October 5, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Cook-Walden/Capital Parks Funeral Home, Pflugerville, TX.
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Sammie Louise Allen

August 8, 1930 - October 4, 2016

Sammie Louise Stowers was born to the union of George and Pearl Ware Stowers, on August 18, 1930 in Lorena, Texas, and departed this life peacefully at her home on October 4, 2016, with her children by her side.She was an active, faithful member of Alpha Seventh Day Adventist Church as Deaconess and Sabbath school teacher. Some of her many interests include studying the Bible, reading, and doing...
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James Santos Ortiz

March 22, 1924 - October 3, 2016

James Ortiz, 92 of Kyle, Texas passed away on Monday, October 3, 2016. He was born March 22, 1924 in San Marcos, Texas to Basillio and Maria Ortiz. He will be greatly missed by his family and friends that he has left behind to cherish his memories including his son Jimmie Ortiz, Daughter-in-law Beth Like-Benoit; grandchildren, James Geronimo Ortiz, Samantha Jane Ortiz and Harley Benoit.James is...
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Samuel Austin Hall

October 2, 2016 - October 2, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Cook-Walden/Capital Parks Funeral Home, Pflugerville, TX.
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Kayla Cedillo

October 2, 2016 - October 2, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Cook-Walden/Capital Parks Funeral Home, Pflugerville, TX.
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Grace Marie Koch

September 10, 1935 - September 29, 2016

Grace Marie Koch, age 81, of Austin, Texas, passed away on Thursday, September 29, 2016. She was born on September 10, 1935 in Jonah, Texas to Oscar Herman and Naomi (Nord) Ekdahl. She was married to Raymond J. Koch on February 19, 1955. Grace was a member of Great Hills Baptist Church and had a passion for her family.She is survived by her children, David and Lynne Koch, Dennis and Alice Koch...
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Louise Margaret Bunting

July 4, 1926 - September 29, 2016

Louise M. (Blackstock) Bunting was born in Austin, Texas, July 4,1926 and passed September 29, 2016 in Corpus Christi, Texas, at the age of 90. Louise is preceded in death by her husband Rufus Bunting; parents, Thomas Lee Walker and Ruby Orita (Swofford) Blackstock; sister, Inez Wylie; brothers, Thomas Allen, Jack James and Walker Leroy Blackstock. She is survived by her sisters; Ruth Coleman of...
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Thomas Richard Palmer

August 24, 1921 - September 27, 2016

Thomas Richard (Dick) Palmer, age 95, passed away on Tuesday, September 27 at his family's home in Austin, TX. He was born August 24, 1921 in Indianapolis, IN to Walter James Palmer and Mary Evangeline Fee. He was preceded in death by his parents, his brother, John Fee Palmer, and his loving wife of 69 years, Mildred Orr Palmer.He is survived by his daughter, Mary Janet Chapman (Joel) of Austin...
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Avalibai Nurji Dhuka

May 5, 1931 - September 27, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Cook-Walden/Capital Parks Funeral Home, Pflugerville, TX.
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Mary Elizabeth Armitage

July 11, 1922 - September 26, 2016

Mary Elizabeth Armitage went home to meet her Lord on September 26, 2016 after a long illness. The family would like to thank Dr. Steve Kissel, Autumn Glen, Mill Pond Health Campus, and Gentiva Hospice who all helped with her comfort and care as she transitioned from this life to her heavenly home. Mary "Beth" Armitage was born July 11, 1922 in Indianapolis, IN and baptized there at the 31st...
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Cheryl Faber Moseley

November 6, 1957 - September 24, 2016

Cheryl Faber Moseley, age 58, of Georgetown, Texas, passed away September 24, 2016 at her home after a prolonged illness.She was born in Mendota, IL to Norman and Betty (Poole) Faber on November 6, 1957. She held a BBA in Accounting and an MBA from St. Edwards University in Austin, Texas. After receiving her degrees, she traveled as an auditor for the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission and...
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Kakuben Mohamedbhai Momin

May 1, 1928 - September 24, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Cook-Walden/Capital Parks Funeral Home, Pflugerville, TX.
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Juan De Dios Hernandez

March 8, 1944 - September 23, 2016

Juan de Dios Hernandez, 72, from Austin, TX, passed away on September 23, 2016. He was born in Nuevo Ideal, Durango, Mexico on March 8, 1944. Juan had a career in facility maintenance at St. Austin Catholic School. Juan had a passion for working a lot with his hands, he often took on home DIY projects and even helped other with projects through the knowledge and experiences he gained. Juan...
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Angelic Lopez Nieto

February 9, 1970 - September 23, 2016

Angelic Lopez Nieto, 46, of Round Rock, passed away September 23rd, 2016. She was born in Harlingen, Texas on February 9, 1970. Angelic L. Nieto graduated from Harlingen High School and received a certification from TSTC Harlingen. She was married to Javier R. Nieto on December 23, 1987. Angelic worked at Trinity Healthcare in Round Rock, Texas for 16 years and at Twin Brook South in Harlingen...
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Zeinab Sanaee

December 15, 1927 - September 23, 2016

Zeinab Sanaee, 88, passed away September 23, 2016 from heart complications after surviving a stroke 2 months prior. She was born on December 15, 1927 in Khoy, Iran to Abdollah and Jamileh Sanaee.With her late husband, Hossein Vafaee, she moved to Austin, Texas to be with her children in 1985.She was a devoted mother who enjoyed artwork, flowers and gardening.Zeinab is survived by her sister Azar;...
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Grayson Alwin Becker

September 22, 2016 - September 22, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Cook-Walden/Capital Parks Funeral Home, Pflugerville, TX.
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Dao Nhat Tien

January 1, 1923 - September 22, 2016

Mr. Dao Nhat Tien, 93, passed away Thursday, September 22, 2016, in the comforting presence of his family at Seton Hospital in Austin, Texas. Mr. Dao was born in 1923 in the village of Hoang Xa, Thuong Tin district, Ha Dong province, into a hard working middle-class family of 4 boys and 2 girls.In 1941, at the age of 18, he joined Dai Viet Quoc Dan Dang (DVQDD) led by the great Truong Tu,...
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Raymond Carl Shannon

July 10, 1947 - September 21, 2016

Raymond Carl Shannon, 69, of Georgetown, Texas and formerly of Bradford, Pa. was killed in a tragic automobile accident on September 21, 2016. He was born July 10, 1947, in Bradford, Pa.He graduated from Bradford Area High School in 1965. Ray served in the U.S. Air Force from 1965 to 1969. Following his time in the service, he obtained certifications in Weatherization, Home Inspection, and...
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Maraleen Bruggeman

May 24, 1933 - September 21, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Cook-Walden/Capital Parks Funeral Home, Pflugerville, TX.
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Guadalupe R. Fuentes

September 4, 1926 - September 21, 2016

Guadalupe Rendon Fuentes, 90, of Austin, passed away September 21, 2016. Mrs. Fuentes was known by friends as Lupe. She was born in Mission, Texas on September 4, 1926, to Manuel and Eudelia Rendon. Mrs. Fuentes attended school in South Texas. She was a devoted wife and mother to one daughter and four sons. Mrs. Fuentes' passion was serving others and loved her children more than words can...
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Jesse Freeman White

February 14, 1948 - September 20, 2016

Jesse Freeman White was born on February 14, 1948, in Pittsburg, PA to Alter White and Vietta Bostic White. Jesse was a graduate of Oliver High School in Pittsburg, PA. Jesse went on to earn a Bachelor of Arts Degree from the University of Pittsburgh (Robert Norris University). Jesse served in the United States Army from 1967 to 1970 as a Military Police; Jesse made Staff Sergeant before...
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Zoheb Amjad Qureshi

June 28, 1989 - September 19, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Cook-Walden/Capital Parks Funeral Home, Pflugerville, TX.
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Yolanda Adolfina Falcon

September 26, 1933 - September 19, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Cook-Walden/Capital Parks Funeral Home, Pflugerville, TX.
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Waldine c. Pokorny

March 15, 1925 - September 19, 2016

Waldine Carlson Pokorny, age 91, passed away peacefully on Monday, September 19, 2016. Waldine was born on the family farm outside of Georgetown, Texas, to Philip and Ruth Carlson on February 15, 1925. She enjoyed growing up in the close-knit Swedish farming community outside of Georgetown, which was centered around the Evangelical Free Church. Waldine graduated from Georgetown High School and...
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Naomi Powers Shrader

February 18, 1934 - September 19, 2016

Naomi P. Shrader was born in Knoxville, Tennessee on February 18, 1934, the daughter of Fred and Nanny Powers. After a valiant fight with Parkinson's and dementia, Naomi passed away, peacefully in her sleep on Monday, September 19, 2016.Naomi graduated from Rule High School in 1952. She and Dalmas T. Shrader married in 1954 and had three children. Their family moved to Austin, Texas in 1968.At...
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Maricarmen Quiroz-Octaviano

April 16, 1995 - September 17, 2016

Maricarmen Quiroz-Octaviano, 21, of College Station, Texas, passed away on Saturday, September 17, 2016. She was born in Tejupilco, Mexico on April 16, 1995.Maricarmen graduated from Reagan High School in Austin, Texas and was a senior studying Genetics at Texas A&M University. She would have graduated May 2017.Maricarmen worked as a promotions assistant at Radio Alegria 1240 AM each...
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Clarence Bernard Lanham

October 29, 1933 - September 15, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Cook-Walden/Capital Parks Funeral Home, Pflugerville, TX.
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Martha Virginia Piza

July 28, 1924 - September 15, 2016

Martha Virginia Hale Piza, 92, of Round Rock, TX passed away on September 15, 2016. She was born in Bell County, TX to Walter Fleetwood Hale, Jr. and Pauline Marie Lisenbe Hale. She was the fourth of five children. She graduated from Stephen F. Austin High School in 1941 and attended The University of Texas at Austin where she met and married Alfredo E. Piza of San Jose, Costa Rica. After living...
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Joyce Marie Burkhart

February 6, 1934 - September 14, 2016

Joyce Marie (Boaman) Burkhart passed away on the evening of September 14, 2016, during heart surgery at the North Austin Medical Center in Austin, Texas. She was 82.Joyce was born February 6, 1934, in Hyde Park, Berks County, PA, daughter of Peter A. and Mabel K. Boaman. Joyce attended Holy Guardian Angels grade school in Laureldale, then Central Catholic High School in Reading, PA, graduating...
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Vivian Louise Bettis

April 29, 1918 - September 14, 2016

Vivian Louise Bettis, age 98, died peacefully on September 14, 2016.Louise was born in Shiro, Texas to Joseph and Dora Stockely Spell. She was married to Jimmie R. Bettis in Houston in March, 1941. Louise enjoyed traveling, reading, and playing bridge. She also enjoyed her Sunday School class and doing volunteer work at First United Methodist Church. Her greatest joy was the time she spent...
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