OBITUARIES - CURRENT ISSUE

David Sam Bain passed away peacefully at home in Houston, Jan. 11, 2021, after an extended illness, with his wife and caregiver by his side. Sam was born May 2, 1934, in Centerville.  Private services were held in Centerville. A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date, when gathering together is considered more appropriate. Memorials may be made to Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo, Scholarship Fund, Attn: Jamie Voskamp, P. O. Box 20070, Houston, Texas  77225.  Walters Funeral Home, Centerville


 

 

 

 

 

Robert Reily Carle passed away Dec. 17, 2020.  He was born Oct. 21, 1930, and lovingly raised in Hondo. Graveside service was Dec. 26 at Moore Memorial Gardens in Arlington. Robert would be honored by a gift to the Marfa Texas ISD technology fund for online learning (www.techthehallsmarfa.com).  Moore Funeral Home, Arlington


 

 

 

 

 

Luren Schweers Gavlick, age  86, passed away on Jan. 13, 2021, in San Antonio, surrounded by her beloved children.  She was born Feb. 2, 1934, in Hondo.  The Rosary will be recited at 1:30 p.m., Friday, Jan. 22, at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, 20523 Huebner Road, San Antonio, followed by celebration of the Mass at 2 p.m. Private interment will at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery. The family asks that friends who wish they could be present view the recording of these services at www.porterloring.com. Memorials may be made to St. Peter-St. Joseph Children’s Home.  Porter Loring Mortuary North, San Antonio.   Condolences: www.porterloring.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

Corina S. Hernandez, age 76 of Hondo, passed away Jan. 14, 2021, in San Antonio.  She was born May 27, 1944, in Uvalde.  The Rosary was  recited and funeral conducted Jan. 20 at Hondo Funeral Home.  Condolences: hondofuneralhome.com 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Rev. Bernice Arlynn ‘B.A.’ Justice, age 85 of Hondo, a retired Methodist minister, passed away Dec. 27, 2020.  Celebration of Life is 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 23, at Graff 7A Ranch Dance Barn, 911 US 90 East, Hondo.   Memorials may be made to New Fountain United Methodist Church. A complete obituary will be published in an upcoming issue of the Anvil Herald.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Maurice ‘Red’ Kinsey, age 95, left this world to be with his Lord Jan. 14, 2021.  He was born  July 14, 1925, in Bamberg, SC.  Cremation rites have been accorded.  Hondo Funeral Home, Hondo  Condolences: hondofuneralhome.com 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mary Martinez, age 49 of Lytle, passed away Jan. 18, 2021, in Jourdanton.  She was born July 3, 1971, in Salinas, CA.   No services are scheduled at this time.  Following cremation, a memorial service honoring her life will be scheduled. Information will be posted in the local papers. Condolences: hurleyfuneralhome.com 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Shirley Jane Muennink, age 93 of Hondo, passed away Jan. 17, 2021, in Hondo.  She was born in Hondo Dec. 5, 1927.   Visitation is 1p.m.  Thursday, Jan. 21, followed at 2 p.m. by the funeral service at Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Quihi.  Interment will be at Quihi Cemetery.  Condolences: hondofuneralhome.com 
 

Juan Medina Muniz, age 65 of D’Hanis, passed away at home Jan. 19, 2021. Arrangements were pending as the Anvil Herald went to press.   A complete obituary will be published in an upcoming issue of the Anvil Herald.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dorothy Louise Montgomery Neuman, age 90, went home to be with her Lord and Savior Jan. 14, 2021.  She was born May 22, 1931 in Devine.   Visitation is 2-9 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 21, and funeral will be 11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 22, both at Hurley Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will follow in Evergreen Cemetery.  Condolences: hurleyfuneralhome.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cristina S. Oranday, age 51 of Hondo, passed away Jan. 14, 2021, in Hondo.  She was born in San Antonio Mar. 7, 1969.  The Rosary was  recited and funeral service held Jan. 18 at Hondo Funeral Home. Interment was at Hondo Cemetery.  Condolences: hondofuneralhome.com 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wilton Cornelius Schott, age 93 of Mico, passed away Jan. 16, 2021.  He was born Aug. 18, 1927, in San Antonio.   Public visitation is 3-7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 21, at Tondre-Guinn Funeral Home. Recitation of the Rosary is 9:30 a.m, followed by celebration of the Mass of the Resurrection, Friday, Jan. 22, at St. Louis Catholic Church. Interment will follow at St. Louis Catholic Cemetery. Please note: the number of people allowed in the funeral home and church is limited. Face coverings are required and social distancing shall be practiced. Memorials may be made to a charity of one’s choice.  Condolences: tondre-guinn.com


 

 

 

Charlene Mary Horn Snavely, age 95 of San Antonio, passed away Jan. 15, 2021.  She was born April 18, 1925, in San Antonio.  Public visitation will be 5-6 p.m. Tues., February 2, at Tondre-Guinn Funeral Home; the Holy Rosary will be recited at 6 p.m. Graveside service will be 2:30 p.m. Wed., February 3, at Ft. Sam Houston National Cemetery in San Antonio. The funeral procession will depart from Tondre-Guinn Funeral Home at 1:30 p.m. Please note: the number of people allowed in the funeral home is limited. Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery also limited the number of attendees. Face coverings are required and social distancing shall be practiced. Memorials may be made to St. Peter-St. Joseph Children’s Home (St. PJ’s) or St. Louis Catholic Church.  Condolences: tondre-guinn.com

 

 

John Pershing Tondre Jr., age 75 of Hondo, passed away Jan. 17, 2021.  Visitation will be 9-10 a.m., followed by a Celebration of Life Service at 10 a.m., Thursday, Jan. 21, at New Fountain United Methodist Church. Interment will be at Hondo Cemetery, Woodmen of the World Section. Social distancing and face coverings are required.  Memorials may be made to New Fountain United Methodist Church or South Texas Children’s Home, P.O. Box 1210, Beeville TX 78104-1210.  A complete obituary will be published in an upcoming issue of the Anvil Herald. Condolences: guinn-horger.com

 

 

 

Glenn Elwin Woodruff Jr., age 62 of Castroville, passed away unexpectedly Jan. 10, 2021, at Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital.  He was born Nov. 24, 1958, in Beaver, OK.  Memorial service is 6 p.m. next Friday, Jan. 29, at St. Louis Catholic Church in Castroville. Services will conclude at the church. Burial will take place in Meade, KS, at a later date.  Please note: the number of people allowed in the church is limited. Face coverings are required and social distancing shall be practiced. Memorials may be made to Pets for Vets or Medina Valley VFW Post 8134.  Condolences: tondre-guinn.com


 

 

 

Ruth Verna Wyper, age 97 of Devine, went to be with her Lord Jan. 18, 2021.  Ruth was born Jan. 31, 1923 in Detroit, MI. Service will be private due to COVID.  Condolences: hurleyfuneralhome.com