Obituaries

Photo Contest

Where do you read the newspaper? The Uvalde Leader-News is again accepting photo submissions from people reading the newspaper in far-flung or unique geographical locations. The newspaper first held the contest in 2013 and received dozens of entries, which appeared one at a time on the front page of each edition of the newspaper – for nearly one year.Simply e-mail, mail or bring your photos into us on or before Dec. 31, 2016, to be eligible for the contest. Pictures will be judged on location, originality and authenticity and should be accompanied by a brief description...
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Judy O. Shaw

Judy Olene Hardin Shaw, 69, of Hondo, formerly of Batesville, died on May 23, 2016 at her residence in Hondo. Graveside services will be held today at 10 a.m. at the Batesville Cemetery. She was born on June 13, 1946, in Uvalde to Dudley Margaret (White) and Hubert Henry Hardin of Batesville. The youngest of two children, the family says she exhibited a passion for music early in life, which she shared with others.
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May

Maurine F. Shane

Maurine Frances Shane, 93, of San Antonio, formerly of Sabinal, died on May 20, 2016, in San Antonio. A funeral mass will be held today at 11 a.m. at St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church in San Antonio. Interment will follow 1 p.m.
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May

Manuel Z. Najera

Manuel Zaragoza Najera, 70, of Uvalde died on May 21, 2016, at Vista Medical Center East in Waukegan, Illinois. A rosary was recited yesterday and will be recited again today at 7 p.m.
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May

Loraine E. Jechow

Loraine Elaine “Tuttie” Jechow, 89, of Uvalde died on May 23, 2016, at Uvalde Memorial Hospital. A rosary will be recited tomorrow at 7 p.m. at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary. A funeral mass will be held on Saturday at 10 a.m. at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Uvalde. Interment will follow at 3 p.m.
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May

Laurentina Guedea

Laurentina Guedea, 50, of Uvalde died on May 19, 2016, at Lifecare Hospital in San Antonio. She was born on June 9, 1965, in Monclova, Coahuila, Mexico to Laurentina (Ibarra) and Valentin Salazar. She married Elmer Guedea on Oct.
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May

Rosa E. Avalos

Rosa E. Avalos, 65, of Uvalde died on May 23, 2016, in San Antonio. A mass of resurrection will be held today at 10 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. She was born on Aug.
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May

Martha Linda Bermea Maldonado

Martha Linda Bermea Maldonado, 66, of Eagle Pass died of an illness on May 17, 2016, in Eagle Pass. She was born on Feb. 13, 1949, in Crystal City to Maria (Bermea) and Hermenejildo Maldonado Sr. She attended La Pryor Elementary and graduated in 1967 from La Pryor High School. She attended Southwest Texas Junior College where she obtained an associate degree.
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May

Betty Lou Hoag

Betty Lou Hoag, 86, of Uvalde died on May 17, 2016, at her residence. A graveside memorial service will be held tomorrow at 11 a.m.
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May

Thomas Chilton Stoner III

Thomas Chilton Stoner III of Uvalde passed away on May 13, 2016, at his Stray Star Ranch home at the age of 92. It is usual at this time to tell of a man’s accomplishments. His greatest accomplishment was his family, who he dearly loved and cherished and who loved him as well. 
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May

Eunice Rainwater

Eunice Rainwater, 94, of Quitman, formerly of Uvalde, died on May 12, 2016, in Quitman, after a lengthy illness. She was born on Sept. 7, 1921, near Quitman to Louisa Elizabeth (Wright) and Howard King Rainwater. She attended primary school in Reinhardt and graduated from Quitman 

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