Norton “Nick” L. Eckenrod Sr., 85, of Brackettville died on June 23, 2016, at his residence. He was born in North Wilkesboro, North Carolina, on Nov. 10, 1930, to Beulah (Wright) and Robert C. Eckenrod Sr. The family says Eckenrod served in the Korean and Vietnam Wars and was a highly decorated soldier, retiring after 26 years of service in the U.S.
Roberto S. Cruz, 78, of San Antonio, formerly of La Pryor, died on June 26, 2016, at his residence. A funeral mass will be held today at 10 a.m. at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church. Interment will follow at La Pryor Cemetery. He was born on Aug. 8, 1937, in La Pryor to Aurora (Salazar) and Frederico Cruz. He married Maria Martha Perez on Dec.
Ramon “Sandy” Sandoval Jr., 71, of Austin, formerly of Uvalde, died on June 23, 2016, in Austin. A visitation will be held on Tuesday from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., and a rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. at the Harrell Funeral Home in Kyle. A funeral Mass will be celebrated on Wednesday at 2 p.m. at St.
Norton L. Eckenrod Sr., 85, of Fort Clark Springs died on June 23, 2016, at his residence. Graveside services are pending at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery in San Antonio. A complete obituary will appear in a future edition of the Uvalde Leader-News.
Adell Doll Burger, 95, of Uvalde died on June 24, 2016, at 214 Martin, an assisted living facility, in Uvalde. Funeral services will be held today at 4 p.m. at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary. The Rev. Tim Fahrenthold will officiate. Interment will follow in Hondo at the Hondo Cemetery. She was born on Nov. 7, 1920, in Hondo to Minnie (Bendele) and Adolph Pichot. She married Robert Burger on Dec.
Marcelina G. Rojas, 93, of La Pryor died on June 20, 2016, at Uvalde Memorial Hospital. A mass of Christian burial will be held today at 10 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church in La Pryor, followed by interment at La Pryor Cemetery. The Rev.
Marilyn Glenn Gardner Nunley was born on July 6, 1932, to Glenn and Anna Gardner in San Bernardino, California. When she started school, her family moved to Woodsboro to be close to her maternal grandparents. In Woodsboro she skipped from second to fourth grade as the school changed from 11 to 12 grades. Soon her family moved to Uvalde and she attended third grade because Uvalde had not changed to 12 grades.