OBITUARIES - CURRENT ISSUE
Louis Cortez, age 95 of D’Hanis, passed away Sept. 9, 2020. He was born Oct. 11. 1924, in D’Hanis. Funeral was Sept. 14 at Guinn-Horger Chapel. Interment was at San Francisco Cemetery, D’Hanis. Condolences: guinn-horger.com
Funeral Arrangements Pending for Xavier De Leon, age 61 of Hondo, at Hondo Funeral Home. Visit hondofuneralhome.com for information.
John Martin Frerichs, age 71 of D’Hanis, passed away Sept. 1, 2020, in San Antonio. John was born in Phoenix, AZ, Dec. 19, 1948. A private family memorial service will be held in Flagstaff, AZ, at a later date. Condolences:
Adam Gonzales Huron Jr., age 82 of Atascosa, passed away Sept. 13, 2020. He was born Aug. 17, 1938, in Southton, Bexar County. Public visitation will be Tuesday, Sept. 22, beginning at 9 a.m., with the Rosary and Mass of the Resurrection starting at 10 a.m., all at Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church, La Coste. Interment will follow at Our Lady of Grace Catholic Cemetery. Please note: the number of people allowed in church is limited for the Rosary and Mass of the Resurrection. Face coverings are required and social distancing shall be practiced. Memorials may be made to the charity of one’s choice. Condolences: tondre-guinn.com
Ofelia C. Mendoza, age 68, passed away Sept. 11, 2020, in San Antonio. She was born Sept. 5, 1952, in Moore. Visitation will be 2-9 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 20, with a Rosary recited at 7 p.m., at Hurley Funeral Home Chapel. Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Monday, Sept. 21, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church. Interment will follow in St. Joseph’s Catholic Cemetery. Attendees are required to wear a mask during the visitation, Mass and burial. Condolences: hurleyfuneralhome.com
It is with great sadness that the family of Sarah Anne Soret Nickodam announces her passing Sept. 7, 2020, at the age of 31. She was born Apr. 18, 1989, in San Antonio. Due to Covid-19 and health concerns, the service will be private. A celebration of Sarah’s life is being planned for the spring, when there are hopefully less restrictions. Memorials may be made to a scholarship / college fund for baby Eric. Condolences: tondre-guinn.com
Michael Thomas Ortiz, age 32 of Hondo, passed away Sept. 6, 2020. he was born Oct. 26, 1987, in Clovis, NM. Funeral was Sept. 12 at Guinn-Horger Chapel. Interment was at Hondo Cemetery, Oakwood Section. Condolences: guinn-horger.com
Joe R. Peacock Sr., age 88, passed away Sept. 13, 2020, in San Antonio. He was born on March 26, 1932, at the Nix Hospital in San Antonio. Due to current COVID-19 restrictions, a family-only graveside service will take place at Sunset Memorial Park. Pastor Mike Barrera will officiate. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to First Baptist Church, 308 West Hondo Ave., Devine, TX 78016. Condolences:
Rebecca Ann ‘Becky’ Schan Snyder, loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and sister, went to her eternal rest at the age of 68, after a short battle with cancer. She was born June 30, 1952, in Hondo. Celebration of life was held with Rebecca present, before she passed. The family asks that people honor Becky by spending time with their loved ones, especially the elderly, and cherishing them while they are here.
Dorothy Smith Wolfe, age 94 of La Coste, passed away Sept. 11, 2020. She was born Nov. 21, 1925, in Carlisle, England. Public visitation will be 4-6 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 17, at Tondre-Guinn Funeral Home. Services will conclude after visitation. Please note: the number of people allowed in the funeral home is limited; face coverings are required and social distancing shall be practiced. Memorials may be made to Medina County Food Pantry or San Antonio Food Bank. Condolences: tondre-guinn.com
Patrick James ‘Pat’ Wurzbach, age 68 of Castroville, passed away Sept. 7, 2020, in San Antonio. Pat was born Nov. 28, 1951, in Castroville. Funeral was Sept. 14 at Zion Lutheran Church in Castroville. Interment was at Zion Lutheran Cemetery. Memorials may be made to any Zion Lutheran Church fund or the charity of one’s choice. Condolences: tondre-guinn.com