2017-10-26

Class of 1957 has 60 years of catching up on Saturday

Charley Robinson Staff writer A lot has happened since the Uvalde High School Class of 1957 walked across the stage at the school on North Getty Street. Survivors of that graduating class are celebrating their 60th anniversary this weekend, and event organizer Joyce Rector Gallaway anticipates about 30 to attend. Dwight D. Eisenhower was president, Price Daniel was governor of […]

Barbara S. Brewer

Barbara S. Brewer Barbara Sue (Kimble) Brewer, of Rockwall, Texas, passed away at the age of 79 on Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017. She was born June 29, 1938, in Paden City, West Virginia, to parents John L. and Mary Frances (Leasure) Kimble. Barbara was a member of Eastridge Church of Christ in Rockwall. She was a loving wife, mother and […]

Paul I. Gass Jr.

Paul I. Gass Jr. Paul Irvin Gass Jr., 67, of Uvalde died on Oct. 23, 2017, at Northeast Baptist Hospital in San Antonio after a brief illness. He was born on Oct. 30, 1949, in Uvalde to Roberta Hobbs and Paul Gass Sr. Gass did ranch work most of his life and enjoyed the outdoors. He is survived by his […]

Margaret Hagelstein

Margaret Hagelstein Margaret “Marge” Hagelstein, 82, of Midland, passed away on Friday, Oct. 20, 2017. The family received friends on Monday, Oct. 23, 2017, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home. Funeral services were held on Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017, at 10 a.m. at Nalley-Pickle & Welch Chapel. Marge was born on Aug. 23, 1935, […]

Faye I. Hawkes

Faye I. Hawkes Faye Imogene Hawkes, 90, of Uvalde died on Oct. 19, 2017, in San Antonio. She was born on Nov. 25, 1926, in Lometa to Rhoda Ann (Haygood) and Shorty Dean. The family moved to Uvalde where she attended school. She graduated from Uvalde High School in 1944. She married Lee Marion Hawkes on Jan 1, 1946, in […]

Paul A. Nelson

Paul A. Nelson Paul Alexander Nelson, 84, a winter Texan resident of Uvalde, of Pelican Rapids, Minnesota, died on Oct. 23, 2017, at Ecumen Nursing Home in Detroit Lakes, Minnesota. Visitation will be held tomorrow from 5 to 7 p.m., with a 6:30 prayer service, at Grace Lutheran Church in Erhard, Minnesota. A further visitation will be held Saturday at […]

Juana Patino

Juana Patino Juana Patino, 48, of Uvalde died on Oct. 25, 2017, at a family residence in Uvalde. Funeral arrangements are pending with Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary. A complete obituary will appear in a future edition of the Uvalde Leader-News.

Dale Wooldridge

Dale Wooldridge Dale Wooldridge, 87, of Uvalde, died on Sept. 26, 2017, in Bryan. A memorial service will be held on Saturday at 11 a.m. at the Sunrise Restaurant in Uvalde. He was born in Camp Wood on May 31, 1930, to Stella (Winans) and William Wooldridge. As a young man, Wooldridge proudly served in the U.S. Army. While stationed […]

Coyotes face defending champions

The Uvalde Coyotes will take on the defending district champion Floresville Tigers in football action tomorrow night at Floresville’s Eschenburg Field. Kick-off time for the District 29-5A contest is set for 7:30 p.m. Coach Andrew Rohrs’ Tigers, 2-0 in district and 4-3 for the season, enter play tomorrow coming off of back-to-back district wins over San Antonio Harlandale, 28-0, and […]

Uvalde girls wrap up volleyball campaign

The Uvalde Lobos lost their season volleyball finale Tuesday night. They dropped a 25-8, 25-14, and 25-11 decision to the Southside Lady Cardinals in District 29-5A action in Uvalde High School’s Harvey Kinchlow Gym. Behind the hitting of senior outside hitter Mia Soto, the Lady Cards got off to a strong start as they took an 8-1 lead in the […]