Vincent J. Tana
Friday, 10AM


(Rosebud) Vincent J. Tana, 95 of Westphalia, died Saturday in a Temple Hospital. Services will be 10AM today at the Church of the Visitation in Westphalia, with burial to be in Arlington National Cemetery in Virginia. Mr. Tana was born in Washington, DC and served in the National Guard until called into active duty with the 29th Infantry at the outset of WWII. He served in the Pacific Theater until his discharge in 1946. He then joined the Army Reserve and retired as a Sgt. Major. He was later employed with the Washington Terminal Railroad and AMTRAK. He was also a member of the American Legion, VFW, Knights of Columbus, 29th Infantry Division Assn., and 37th Infantry Division Assn.
Cook-Gerngross-Green-Patterson Funeral Home in Rosebud is in charge of arrangements.


John Douglas "Doug" Lewis, Jr.
Saturday, 9AM


(Cameron) John Douglas "Doug" Lewis, Jr., 89 of Houston, formerly of Buckholts, died Tuesday at his home. Services are 9AM Saturday at Green Patterson Funeral Home in Cameron, with burial and military honors to follow in Corinth Cemetery. Visitation will be 1 hour prior to the services. Mr. Lewis was born in Buckholts and graduated from Yoe High School in 1943. He served in the US Marines during WWII and later retired as a machinist in the oilfield industry. Survivors include:

Wife:
       Ida Benge Lewis

Son:
       Paul Lewis of Houston

Daughter:
       Lori Pettett and husband Robert of Freeport

Sister:
       Dorothy Gause of Gause.

6 grandchildren also survive.
Green-Patterson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


Rene McNiel
Saturday, 10AM


(Rockdale) Rene McNiel, 84 of Rockdale, died Saturday at a Cameron nursing nome. Graveside services will be 10AM Saturday at Forest Grove Christian Church. Mrs. McNiel was born in Lee County and worked as a beutician, operating her business from her home. Survivors include:

Daughter:
       Jimette Fatheree and husband Dub of Rockdale

Bbrother:
       M.R. "Pete" Taylor and wife Carolyn of Rockdale

3 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren also survive.
Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


Howard Klement
Saturday, 10AM


(Cameron) Howard W. Klement, 74 of Rogers, died Monday in Burleson. Services will be 10AM Saturday at Marek Burns Laywell Funeral Home in Cameron, with burial to follow in the Rogers City Cemetery. Visitation will be today from 6-8PM at the funeral home. Mr. Klement was born in Cameron and was a member of the First Baptist Church in Rogers. He worked at Gateway Ford and Metro Ford and owned and operated Western Ford. Survivors include:

Son:
       Michael Klement of Alvarado

Daughter       :
       Donna McCauley & husband Rodney of Burleson

Brother:       
       Lee Klement of MD

Sister:
       Jeanette Klement of Flower Mound

Wife:
       Joyce Klement of OK

Step-Sons:
       Rick Davis
       Tip Davis
       Brad Davis

Step-Daughter:
       Leslie Mays

3 Grandchildren and numerous step-grandchildren and great grandchildren also survive.
Marek-Burns-Laywell Funeral Home of Cameron is in charge of arrangements.


Kay Willoughby Trice
Saturday, 10:30AM


(Rosebud) Kay Willoughby Trice, 73 of Hewitt and Baileyville, died Tuesday in Waco. Services are 10:30AM Saturday at First Baptist Church of Lott, with burial to follow in Clover Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be 1 hour prior to the service. Mrs. Trice was born in Hearne and graduated from Hearne High School in 1960 and the business school in Houston in 1961. She was executive secretary at Pace Management and legal secretary for Fulbright Winniford Law Firm. Survivors include:

Husband:
       Joe C. Trice of Hewitt and Baileyville

Daughter:
       Jonna Todaro and husband Joe of College Station

Step-Son:
       Joe Trice, Jr. and wife Ellen of LA

Step-Daughter:
       Terri Wallace of LA

Sisters:
       Melva Loewe of Rosebud
       Carole Schmidt and husband Donald of Barclay

6 grandchildren, 5 great grandchildren and many nieces, nephews, and cousins also survive.
Cook-Gerngross-Green-Patterson Funeral Home in Rosebud is in charge of arrangements.


Billy Thomas Criner
Saturday, 2PM


(Rockdale) Billy Thomas Criner, 69 of New Caney, died Monday at his home. Services are 2PM Saturday at Phillips and Luckey Funeral Home in Rockdale, with burial to follow in Liberty Cemetery near Milano. Visitation will be 2 hours prior to the service. Mr. Criner was a veteran and retired from the Union Pacific Railroad as a heavy equipment operator. He also worked as an independent logger. Survivors include:

Son:
       Billie Joe Criner of New Caney

Daughters:
       Yvonne Villanueva and husband Genaro of Kingwood
       Holley Cole and husband Roger of Magnolia

Brothers:
       Donald Criner of Cleveland
       Joe Criner and wife Debbie of Lyons

Sister:
       Pam Perry and husband Sam of Caldwell

4 grandchildren and a number of nieces, nephews and cousins also survive.
Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


Carmela "Carmen" Tena Aguillon
Sunday, 2PM


(Cameron) Carmela “Carmen” Tena Aguillon, 67 of Mineral Wells, died Monday. Services will be 2PM Sunday at Marek Burns Laywell Funeral Home in Cameron, with burial to follow at Hernandez Cemetery. Viewing will be 7PM Saturday at the funeral home. Mrs. Aguillon was born in Slanton. Survivors include:

Sons:
       Richard Aguillon and wife Ann of Pittsburg
       Eugene Aguillon and wife Theresa of Burnet
       Albert Aguillon of Irving
       Matthew Aguillon and wife Amanda of Marble Falls
       Mark Aguillon and fiancée Angela of Rockdale

Daughter:
       Anna Marie Gaskin and husband Roger of Mineral Wells

Brother:
       Victor Tena and wife Gloria of CA

Sisters:
       Lupe Gonzales of CA
       Virginia Viveros of CA
       Nena Hebert of CA
       Vera Lesh and husband Steve of ID
       Patsy Romero of CA
       Margaret Hernandez of CA

23 grandchildren, 6 great-grandchildren, and numerous nephews, nieces, in-laws, cousins and friends also survive.
Marek-Burns-Laywell Funeral Home of Cameron is in charge of arrangements.


Harry Alexander
Monday, 11AM


(Rockdale) Harry Alexander, 74 of Houston, died Tuesday. Graveside services are 11AM Monday in the Gause City Cemetery. Mr. Alexander was born in Cameron and graduated from Hearne High School. He served in the US Marines and obtained his degree from South Texas University and the University of Houston. He held various jobs in Dallas and Houston before retiring from the US Postal Service. Survivors include:

Sons:
       Joel Glenn Alexander
       Harry Burnham Alexander, III

4 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren also survive.
Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


Zdenka Matula
Pending


(Cameron) Zdenka Matula, 90 of Cameron, died Thursday in a local nursing facility. Services are pending with Marek-Burns-Laywell Funeral Home.



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