Obituaries

Sgt. Gerald W. Waxman – 6-10-25 / 6-22-19

Sgt. Gerald W. Waxman known to most as “Jerry” (J.Wax Caricatures) passed away on 06-22-19 at Brookshire Rehabilitation and Nursing Home. Jerry retired from his job at the Houston Chronicle. He then began doing Caricatures in Katy, Houston and surrounding areas. “Jerry” was known in the Katy area for the caricatures he did them on most everyone he knew.  He was also well known for the giant wood Christmas tree with all the moving parts […]

Celebrating the Life of Kim Royce Mansell

KIM ROYCE MANSELL November 12, 1957 – September 14, 2021                                         Kim Royce Mansell, a life-long Katy, Texas resident passed away Tuesday, September 14, 2021 at the age of 64. He is survived by brother Monty Mansell; brother Denny Mansell and his wife Paige Mansell along with his nieces Courtney Bowie and Brittany Mansell; his great nephew Cooper Middleton and great niece Waylynn Bowie. He is proceeded in death by his parents M. L. “Rusty” Mansell […]

Norma Coston – Services will be held Monday, August 9th.

It is with deep sadness that I share with you all that Norma Coston, PER of El Campo Lodge #1749 and associate member of Katy Elks #2628, passed away this morning.  Funeral services will be held on Monday, August 9th.  Further information to follow.  Our thoughts and prayers are with her family during this difficult time. To our absent Member….you will be missed.

Create One More Lasting Memory Of Your Passed Loved One With These 6 Funeral Planning Tips

Planning a funeral when a loved one passes is never easy. You need to arrange so many things while you are still processing grief and other overwhelming emotions. Most of them will be negative, but many times happy memories about moments you spent together will surface as well. Follow these funeral planning tips to learn how to honor your loved ones and create one last memory at their service. Deal With Legal Issues First The […]

Conor V. McGlone – 5-18-49 / 1-17-21

Conor Vincent James McGlone, age 71, passed away peacefully on Sunday, January 17, 2021, at his home in Katy, TX surrounded by family.  He was born on the 18th of May in the year of our Lord nineteen hundred and forty-nine in Dublin, Ireland to James and Freida (Allen) McGlone. Conor was one of ten children, and he grew up in a happy family.  He was educated at Christian Brothers College in Monkstown, County Dublin.  […]

Here’s What You Need to Do After the Death of a Loved One

The death of a loved one can be extremely painful, especially if it is completely unexpected. At the same time, it is expected of you to feel confused or lost about the procedure that follows after the death of your loved one. Emotional and logistic ambiguity during such moments can take a toll on your mental health and add to the conundrum. However, you must stay strong to make necessary arrangements, support your loved ones, […]

Cynthia Kaye Hutson October 26, 1947 – October 4, 2020

Cynthia Hutson passed away at the age of 72 on October 4, 2020 after suffering another (her third) hemorrhagic stroke.  Cynthia had been a resident of Heritage Park of Katy Nursing and Rehabilitation of Katy since suffering her second stroke in 2015.  Cynthia’s family is grateful to the many good people at that facility who helped she and the other residents cope with the isolation and loneliness the residents experienced as a result of the […]

7 Unique Ways to Personalize a Funeral

When someone passes away, we often feel emptiness, grief, and sadness, especially on the day of the funeral. But the truth is your loved one would like you to spend that moment to honor their life, that’s why giving them a proper, meaningful funeral is important, both for your loved one who passed away and the people who are grieving. There are so many ways to incorporate small, meaningful details that can personalize a funeral […]

5 Benefits Of Getting A Final Expense Insurance

In the modern age, people have started to undertake or register for different types of insurance policies. Most of it is because of the future projections and specified amount of savings. With more organizations dealing with different kinds of plans, people have more insurance options to choose from. Furthermore, life insurance is usually the protection you provide to the near and dear ones after the event of your death. One of the significant benefits of […]

Updated: Funeral Services Information for Deputy Menchaca

June 16, 2020 — Funeral services for Deputy Menchaca have been set for Friday, June 19 at St. Hyacinth Catholic Church, located at 2921 Center St, Deer Park, TX 77536. Deputy Juan Menchaca, 70, died on Saturday, June 13, after a courageous battle against COVID-19. He is the second Sheriff’s Office employee to die after contracting the virus. Private Viewing: 9 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Public Viewing: 9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Rosary: 10:30 a.m. […]