Clyde Cornell Veltmann Jr., “CC” as he was known, passed away on July 29, 2016, at Hope West Hospice Center in Grand Junction, Colorado. CC was born on Sept. 4, 1926, at Fort Clark Springs in Brackettville. He was raised on the family ranch on the West prong of the Nueces River north of Brackettville. He married Mary Louise Roane on Aug.
Juan Francisco Ibarra Jr., 33, of Uvalde died on Aug. 1, 2016, in San Antonio after an accident. Funeral services are pending with Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary. A complete obituary will appear in a future edition of the Uvalde Leader-News.
Jesus H. Gonzales, 85, of Uvalde died on July 27, 2016, at Uvalde Memorial Hospital. He was born on April 13, 1931, in Moore to Maria (Harris) and Natividad Gonzales. He is survived by two daughters, Maria Belen Hernandez and Betty Jean Gonzales, both of Uvalde; one son, Jesus Gonzales Jr. of Ohio; one sister, Minerva Martinez of Castroville; two brothers, Fred Harris Gonzales of Fort Morgan, Colorado, and Ignacio Mancha Jr.
Amanda P. Ledesma-Ramirez, 67, of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, died on July 25, 2016, in West Allis, Wisconsin. She was born on Sept. 28, 1948, in Salinas, California to Maria (Gutierrez) and Jose O. Ledesma. A memorial service will be held tomorrow from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Hoi Tay Wong, 68, of Uvalde died on July 15, 2016, at VITAS Inpatient Hospice Unit in San Antonio. A funeral service will be held on Saturday at 10 a.m. at the chapel at the Cook-Walden Capital Parks Funeral Home in Pflugerville. He was born on Sept.
Elena C. Ugarte, 97, of Sabinal died on July 17, 2016, at Amistad Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. A rosary was recited yesterday and will be recited again today at 7 p.m. at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary in Sabinal. A funeral mass will be held tomorrow at 11 a.m. at St.