Austin Obituaries

Austin Obituaries

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  • 22 hrs ago | via Martinsville Bulletin 

    BASELICI, Sarah

    Sarah Jane Draper Baselici, 66, of Austin, Texas, went to be with the Lord Wednesday, February 3, 2016, at the Hospice Atlanta Center, Atlanta, Ga.


  • Tuesday Feb 2 | via Martinsville Bulletin 

    FERGUSON, Daryl Lewis

    Daryl Lewis Ferguson, 62, of Grayleaf Circle Martinsville, passed away on Sunday, January 31, 2016.


  • Thursday Jan 28 | via The Daily Standard 

    Richard Hartman

    Richard L. Hartman, age 65, of St. Henry, died on Tuesday, January 26, 2016 at St. Rita's Hospital, Lima. He was born on June 20, 1949 in Dayton to the late Lloyd & Julia Hartman.


  • Wednesday Jan 27 | via KYTX-TV News 

    Developer to offer Austin ISD teachers home at reduc...

    The developers of a new community in Central Austin announced a deal that will save Austin Independent School District teachers hundreds of thousands of dollars on the purchase of a new home. AISD teachers make an average of $46,000 a year.


  • Wednesday Jan 27 | via The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas 

    Ivan H. Jantz

    Ivan Homer Jantz, 85, died January 26, 2016, in Montezuma. He was born on July 6, 1930, the son of Marcus and Adina Jantz.


  • Monday Jan 25 | via The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas 

    Mary Lynn Dufek

    Mary Lynn Dufek, 61, formerly of Hutchinson, passed away Jan. 17, 2016, at her home in Austin, Texas.


  • Tuesday Jan 19 | via The Republic 

    Bernard Lynn Everhart, North Vernon

    Bernard Lynn Everhart, 68, of North Vernon, died at 11:40 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2016, at the home of his companion in Crothersville. He is survived by his son, Bernard Edward Everhart of North Vernon; daughters, Jeanna Williams of North Vernon, Michelle Ramey and Teresa Jean Everhart, both of Seymour, Kimberly Blevins of Salem and Lisa Boardman of Austin, Texas; his companion, Dawn Gordon of Crothersville; a brother, Kenny Everhart of Sheldon, Illinois; sisters, Cindy Long of North Vernon, Patsy Holland of Washington and Roberta Montgomery of Seymour; nine grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.


  • Friday Jan 15 | via The Beaumont Enterprise 

    Two cowboys give the most Texan interview

    Two cowboys from the Texas Tech University Ranch Horse Team gave the most epic interview possibly to ever come out of the Lone Star State.


  • Friday Jan 15 | via Austin American Statesman 

    Longtime Kut/Kutx DJ Paul Ray dies at 73

    Paul Ray, longtime DJ at KUT and KUTX and host of the station's beloved "Twine Time" program, died Friday, the station has confirmed . He was 73. Ray had been ill for several months and recently had stopped doing his radio program.


  • Friday Jan 15 | via The Austin Chronicle 

    Twine Time Host Paul Ray Dead at 73

    Saturday night in Austin will never be the same. Paul Ray , who shared his enlightened taste in vintage soul, blues, and R&B here in the capital city every week since 1979 for KUT and KUTX on Twine Time , has died at the age 73. The latter frequency made the announcement just before 3pm this afternoon that the beloved deejay died earlier today.


  • Thursday Jan 14 | via Austin American Statesman 

    Austin's Battle Over MLK Street

    Seven years after civil rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr. was gunned down in Memphis on April 4, 1968, there was no public monument to his legacy in Austin. Although it was relatively painless and inexpensive in April 1975 to change much of East 19th Street - the part that runs through East Austin from Interstate 35 to Ed Bluestein Boulevard - into Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard , the battle for public recognition was far from over.


  • Thursday Jan 14 | via Lockhart Post Register 

    Isaac Nohra

    Isaac Michael Nohra, 72, of Dale,Texas died Jan. 2, 2016 at St. David's Hospital, Austin, Texas.Isaac was born Nov.10, 1943 in Austin,Texas to Isaac and Marie Nohra.He is survived by his wife, Tracy L. Nohra and daughter, Megan L. Nohra of, Dale; stepson, Logan Bock, of Houston, and four beloved step-grandchildren: Logan Jr., Luke, Nick and Amber ... (more)


  • Thursday Jan 14 | via Lockhart Post Register 

    Robin Lee Beaver

    Robin Lee Beaver was born on March 3, 1950, in Austin, Texas, and passed away peacefully at his home in Lockhart, after a four-year struggle with the aftereffects of a massive stroke.


  • Thursday Jan 14 | via NME 

    NewsStreet in Austin renamed in David Bowie's honour...

    A street in Austin, Texas has been vandalised in tribute of David Bowie and authorities are allowing it to remain for one week in honour of the late star. Bowie died on Sunday at the age of 69 and cremated privately soon after.


  • Wednesday Jan 13 | via Stereogum 

    Austin's Bowie Street Sign Vandalized In Honor Of Da...

    David Bowie passed away on Sunday , and since then, people have been paying tribute in all sorts of ways - sharing eulogies , penning essays , covering his songs . And now, as Consequence Of Sound reports, one grieving Bowie fan has honored the late icon with an act of vandalism, replacing the Bowie Street sign at the intersection of Bowie and 5th in downtown Austin with a new sign reading "David Bowie St." City officials have confirmed that the Bowie street-sign memorial was not officially authorized, and according to Austin police, the culprit could be charged with theft and criminal mischief.


  • Wednesday Jan 13 | via KXAN-TV Austin 

    Hays CISD community reeling from recent student deaths

    As news of a student killed in a car crash circulated through Hays High School on Wednesday morning, the administration at Hays Consolidated Independent School District had to make a new 'In Memoriam" flyer to add to the list of current and former students who have died in the past few months. Joshua Otto, 16, died in a crash in South Austin on Tuesday night.


  • Sunday Jan 10 | via Fox News 

    OPINION: Truth about heaven

    The Bible has always claimed that Heaven is real, and now thousands who have died and returned believe it too. After researching nearly 1,000 accounts of people who died, were resuscitated, and lived to report a near death experience of the afterlife, I wrote my book "Imagine Heaven ."


  • Thursday Jan 7 | via Lockhart Post Register 

    Doris Riedel

    Doris Irene Riedel, 85, of Red Rock, Texas passed away on Dec. 30, 2015. She was born on Jan. 8, 1930 in Austin, to Dewitt and Lissie Elizabeth Hays.She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Carl Riedel; and grandson, Matthew McCarley.She is survived by her son, Marvin Riedel and wife, Grace; two daughters, Carlene McCarley and ... (more)


  • Thursday Jan 7 | via The Republic 

    Wilma J. Wessel, Brownstown

    Wilma J. Wessel, 72, of Brownstown, died at 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 7, 2016, at Schneck Memorial Hospital in Seymour. Survivors include her husband, William F. Wessel; two daughters, Audrey Stoneburner of Austin, Texas, and Anita Goldstein of Trabuco Canyon, California; six grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.


  • Jan 14, 2015 | via Austin American-Statesman 

    Remembering Central Texans who died in 2015

    They were artists and musicians, lawmakers and philanthropists, scientists and heroes. They were loved and they will be missed.