Joseph M. Alderson

Joseph M. Alderson Joseph Michael Alderson, 26, of Seguin died on Aug. 14, 2019, at St. David’s North Austin Medical Center. A viewing will be held on Saturday at 3 p.m., followed by a service at 7 p.m., at Sunset Memorial Oaks Funeral Home of New Braunfels. Cremation was under the direction of Sunset Memorial Oaks Funeral Home. He was […]

Maroon Madness parade, rally set tomorrow

Marking the end of summer vacation and to help usher in the school year, Uvalde Consolidated Independent School District is hoping to energize the community with the annual Maroon Madness parade set Aug. 23. The event is free and open to the public. Participants in the parade will line up at 4:45 p.m. along East Nopal Street between North Wood […]

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Roger G. Verstuyft

Roger G. Verstuyft Roger Gus Verstuyft, 82, of San Antonio died on Aug. 20, 2019, in Castroville, six days before his 83rd birthday. A visitation will be held today at 6 p.m., and a rosary will be recited at 7 p.m., at St. Louis Catholic Church in Castroville. A mass of the resurrection will be held tomorrow at 10 a.m. […]

Catarino F. Valenzuela

Catarino F. Valenzuela Catarino Falcon Valenzuela, 80, of Camp Wood died on Aug. 15, 2019, in Uvalde. He was born on Nov. 26, 1938, in Camp Wood to  Encarnacion (Falcon) and Teodoro Valenzuela. He is survived by four children, Catarino Valenzuela and wife, Debbie, of Del Rio, Gilbert Valenzuela and wife, Emma, of Camp Wood, Albert Valenzuela and wife, Sharisse, […]

Romelia M. Rocha

Romelia M. Rocha Romelia Martinez Rocha, 87, of San Antonio, formerly of La Pryor, died on Aug. 18, 2019, in San Antonio. She was born on Jan. 15, 1932, in Gonzales to Maria (Bustos) and Jose Martinez. She was a Girl Scouts of the USA leader and a 4-H mother who taught her children qualities and life skills which they […]

Anna E. Munderback

Anna E. Munderback Anna Elizabeth Munderback, 70, of Uvalde died on Aug. 14, 2019, at Amistad Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. She was born on Aug. 10, 1949, in Riverside, New Jersey, to Anna (Schwartz) and Charles  Schuck Sr. She is survived by two daughters, Marci McDaniel and husband, Danny, of South Carolina, and Christine Burns and husband, Michael, of Conway, […]

Alejandro Castillo

Alejandro Castillo Alejandro “Role” Castillo, 101, of Uvalde, died on Aug. 16, 2019, at Audie L. Murphy Memorial Veterans Hospital in San Antonio. He was born on Sept. 30, 1917, in Uvalde to Josefa (Gonzales) and Eusebio Castillo. He married Isabel “Chavelita” Rodriguez in March of 1945 in Uvalde. Castillo served with the U.S. Army 3rd Infantry Division, 15th Regiment, […]

Quinna E. Carson

Quinna E. Carson Quinna Ernestine Jessup Carson, 86, of Barksdale died on Aug. 17, 2019, in Kerrville. She was born on Sept. 16, 1932, in Iraan to Quinna Catherine (Fred) and Ernest Houser Jessup. She was the couple’s youngest child. She married Charles W. Carson Jr. on March 7, 1953, in Sanderson. He preceded her in death. She taught school […]

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