Austin Obituaries

Austin Obituaries

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  • 5 hrs ago | via KXAN-TV Austin 

    KXAN investigations spark several new Texas laws

    After our team's coverage, lawmakers took action to change or create several new laws to better protect Texans, which go into effect Sept. 1 Over the past year, KXAN's in-depth and investigative reports highlighted and uncovered several statewide problems and issues for lawmakers to tackle in the 84th Texas Legislative Session.


  • Friday Aug 28 | via Hawaii Tribune-Herald 

    Obituaries for August 28

    Midori Fukunaga, 89, of Hilo died Aug. 17 at Hale Anuenue Restorative Care Center.


  • Wednesday Aug 26 | via Lockhart Post Register 

    Wesley Hill

    Wesley Lee Hill was born to the parentage of Tillman Lee Hill, Sr. and Gussie Lee Branch Hill on Feb. 11, 1959, in Lockhart, Texas.He graduated from San Marcos High School in 1975 and attended Texas State University in San Marcos, Texas.Wesley was preceded in death by his mother, Gussie Lee Hill; his father, Tillman Lee Hill, Sr.; infant sister, ... (more)


  • Monday Aug 24 | via The Intelligencer 

    Hilda Kangas

    She was the only daughter and youngest of three children born to Joseph and Annie Irene Hillman of Beaumont, Texas. Those she met were attracted by her warmth and loving kindness.


  • Friday Aug 21 | via Lockhart Post Register 

    Leon Franks

    Leon Eugene Franks, Jr, 32, of Lockhart, Texas passed away on Aug, 12, 2015. He was born on Oct. 19, 1982, in Austin, Texas to Leon Eugene Franks, Sr., and Jennifer Kalinosky.Leon was raised in Dale, Texas and attended school in Lockhart from kindergarten through 12th grade and went on to attend Texas State University.


  • Wednesday Aug 19 | via IBerkshires 

    Patrick R. Gigliotti, 20

    PITTSFIELD, Mass. - Patrick Ryan Gigliotti, 20, of 48 Lexington Parkway died Friday, Aug. 14, 2015, at his home.


  • Tuesday Aug 18 | via Putnam County Sentinel 

    Elizabeth A. "Betty" Ducey

    Elizabeth A. "Betty" Ducey, 81, of Ottawa died 9:35 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2015 at her home surrounded by family. Betty was born Jan. 11, 1934 in Glandorf, one of 13 children born to Frank and Bernadine Sager.


  • Monday Aug 17 | via 

    Flavia Quintanilla

    Flavia Quintanilla, age 83, was called home by the Lord on Friday, August 14, 2015. She was born on October 1, 1931 in Kingsville, Texas to Rosalia and Bernardo Galvan.


  • Sunday Aug 16 | via Deseret News 

    Longtime civil rights activist, former NAACP board c...

    In this April 10, 2014, file photo, social activist Julian Bond hugs Luci Baines Johnson, the younger daughter of President Lyndon Baines Johnson after singing "We Shall Overcome" during the Civil Rights Summit to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the signing of the Civil Rights Act in Austin, Texas. FORT WALTON BEACH, Fla.


  • Sunday Aug 16 | via KHOU-TV Houston 

    Julian Bond, longtime civil rights activist, dies at 75

    Julian Bond, longtime civil rights activist, dies at 75 Julian Bond, longtime civil rights activist, dies at 75 Check out this story on AUSTIN, TX - APRIL 9: Julian Bond, former Chairman, NAACP looks over towards Lonnie G. Bunch, III, moderator, during the panel discussion, Heroes of the Civil Rights Movement: Views from the Front Line, on the second day of the Civil Rights Summit at the LBJ Presidential Library April 9, 2014 in Austin, Texas. The summit is marking the 50th anniversary of the passing of the Civil Rights Act legislation, with U.S. President Barack Obama making the keynote speech on April 10. FORT WALTON BEACH, Fla.


  • Wednesday Aug 12 | via The Austin Chronicle 

    In Memoriam: Robin Goodfellow Singular Austin improv...

    As the rest of the world mourns the loss of Uggie , that furry scene-stealer from The Artist , Austin is still grieving for the loss of its own canine superstar.


  • Wednesday Aug 12 | via Orange Leader 

    Former PH mayor, Grady Johnson, passes away at 90

    Grady Johnson, who served as the mayor of Pinehurst for several years during the 1980s, died Monday at his home in Pinehurst. He was 90 years old.


  • Monday Aug 10 | via 

    Hundreds Gather To Remember 3 Teens Who Died in Acci...

    Hundreds of mourners gathered Sunday evening at a Herndon church to remember three teenagers who died Friday in a collision on a Texas highway, according to media reports. Trinity Presbyterian Church hosted the prayer vigil for 18-year-old Holly Novak and 19-year-olds Kyle Mathers and Dale Neibaur, WUSA-TV Channel 9 reported.


  • Friday Aug 7 | via Orange Leader 

    Bonnie Bland Brauer

    Bonnie is survived by her daughter, Lisa Edmunds Russell of Atlanta, GA; grandchildren, Lillie Jean Russell, Carter Edmunds Russell; sister, Joann Bland Gabriel of Orange, TX; brother, Henry T. Bland, Jr. of Orange, TX; nieces, Gina Gabriel Owens, Georgeann Gabriel Smith, Debbie Bland Linscomb; nephew, Larry Bland, and step-daughters, Tia Edmunds Booth and Carlin Edmunds Curtis. She is preceded in death by her parents, Lillie Granger Bland, Henry Thomas Bland, Sr.; son, Matthew A. Glenn III.


  • Friday Aug 7 | via Lockhart Post Register 

    Otilia Sedillo

    Otilia Sedillo, our beloved mother, grandmother, and sister entered eternal rest at the age of 87.She was born on Dec. 13, 1927, in Austin, Texas.


  • Friday Aug 7 | via Lockhart Post Register 

    Mary Louise Jones

    Mary Louise "Lou" Jones, , 69, of Bateman, Texas, went to the arms of Jesus after several months of pitched battle with multiple illnesses on July 31, 2015.Mary was born in Austin, Texas, on March 11, 1946, to Albert Lyle Reither and Rosa Nell Reither .She was a South Austin kid, and a graduate of Travis High School.


  • Thursday Aug 6 | via 

    Royce Lynn Dohoney

    Royce Lynn Dohoney was born on June 11, 1948 in Waynoka, Oklahoma, and passed away August 3, 2015 in Austin. In between, he lived life to the fullest and enjoyed every day.


  • Sunday Aug 2 | via The Chronicle-Telegram 

    Donna S. Warford

    Donna S. Warford, 68, of North Ridgeville, passed away Thursday, July 30, 2015, at her home. She was born in Louisville, Kentucky and had been a resident of North Ridgeville since 2009.


  • Jul 28, 2015 | via KXAN-TV Austin 

    Austin ISD Trustee Robert Schneider died July 28

    A long-time education advocate and trustee for the Austin Independent School District has died according to the district. Robert Schneider died in his home with his family nearby.


  • May 6, 2015 | via BurkaBlog 

    Former U.S. House Speaker Jim Wright Dies

    Years ago during one of the legislative interims, I was cutting through the Texas House chamber when I saw a man standing behind one of the chairs in about the middle of the south side of the seats. He was rubbing the back of the chair and looking toward the speaker's podium.