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Obituaries

Christine Winter Modisette

Christine Winter Modisette

1/18/2007

Christine Winter Modisette, 37 of Baytown, departed this life Thursday, January 18, 2007, in a Baytown hospital. Born in Bayshore, NY, on November 16, 1969, she was one of three children born to John and Rosemarie Arnemanne Winter. Her family includes her husband, Shannon Modisette; their three sons, Geramey, Gregory and Geoffrey Modisette all of Baytown; her parents, John and Rosemarie Winter of Ft. Mill, SC; brothers, Stephen Winter and wife,... Read more

Frank Pool

Frank Pool

1/17/2007

Our little angel on earth has gone to be with the angels in heaven, and we love you and miss you. Frank Pool, of Katy departed this life January 17, 2007 in a Katy hospital. He was preceded in death by his mother, Sharon Pool and a brother, Frank Pool and is survived by his grandmother and adopted mother Trudy Jacobus of Katy. Other family members include his brother, Justin Ubernosky and wife Lana, of Katy, Texas; sisters Liane Sturdevant... Read more

Joseph Reagan duPerier

Joseph Reagan duPerier

1/16/2007

Joseph Reagan duPerierJoseph Reagan duPerier was born January 5, 1915, at 2127 Broadway, Beaumont, Texas, to pioneer residents Alfred and Elavye duPreier and was the fourth of what would be five children. A Beaumonter most of his life, he attended Beaumont schools. After graduation from Beaumont High School, at age eighteen and upon the advice of his elder brother, "Sonny," he went to work for the Lykes Steamship Line, traveling to the Far... Read more

Josie Medina-Quiroga

Josie Medina-Quiroga

1/16/2007

Josie Medina QuirogaJosie Medina Quiroga, 63, of Baytown, Texas lost her courageous battle to cancer and went to be with our Lord on January 16, 2007. She was born to Emilio and Esperanza Medina, Sr., on May 20, 1943. She graduated from Robert E. Lee High School and was employed as a legal secretary with Kacal, Adams and Law.A loving mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and beloved friend to many, she will be deeply missed by all who knew and... Read more

Murles Dexter Gorden

Murles Dexter Gorden

1/14/2007

Murles Dexter "M.D." Gorden, 80, born March 30, 1926, passed away on January 14, 2007. A former Baytown resident, he currently resided in La Ceiba, Honduras. S1/c M.D. Gorden, volunteered for the Navy Escort Aircraft Carrier Petrof Bay, in March 1944, and trained in San Diego. He served in Truk, Satawan, Ponape, S. Palau Is., Leyte, Lingaven Gulf, Subic Bay, Iwo Jima, Okinawa. Medals are ATO; Asiatic-Pacific, 5 Stars; Philllippine Liberation... Read more

Frank Carl Merrill

Frank Carl Merrill

1/12/2007

Frank Carl MerrillFrank Carl Merrill, 80 of Baytown, departed this life at his home on Friday, January 12, 2007. Born in Dansville, NY on May 6, 1926, he was one of eight children born to Walter and Pearl (Bedford) Merrill. He served in the Navy during World War II, and was former member of the VFW. Frank worked as a truck driver, until he retired from Bealine Service in Pasadena. When he wasn't driving cross country, he enjoyed building... Read more

Harry John Bozoudes

1/10/2007

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Mary Ruth Smith

1/9/2007

Mary Ruth Smith passed away Tuesday, January 9, 2007, at a Baytown care facility. She was born August 21, 1922, in Pendleton, Texas, to Frank Hill and Wynnie Ruth (Greene) Bouldin. She was a homemaker and will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved her.She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband, James R. Smith, brother Frank Bouldin Jr., sister Winifred Clinard, and 1 daughter, Mary Sharon Meek. She is survived by son, Wayne... Read more

Omar Coronado Salazar

Omar Coronado Salazar

1/7/2007

Omar Coronado SalazarOmar Coronado Salazar, 73, of Baytown, passed away Sunday, January 7, 2007. He was born May 24, 1933, in Oilton, Texas, to Jose Maria and Rosa (Coronado) Salazar. He served the Army Corps of Engineer during the Korean War. Preceded in death by his parents, daughter, Rosa Salazar and grandson, Jaime Salazar. He is survived by his loving wife, Juanita (Estrada) Salazar; sons, Mario Salazar and his wife, Sandra, Ricardo... Read more

Raul G. Gallaga

Raul G. Gallaga

1/3/2007

Raul G. GallagaRaul G. Gallaga, 77, of Baytown, passed away Wednesday, January 03, 2007, at a local hospital. He was born on March 30, 1929, in Harlingen, Texas, to Ricardo T. Gallaga and Virginia Gutierrez Gallaga. He was a member of Templo Bethel Church and retired from Brown and Root.He is preceded in death by his parents, brother, Adan Gallaga, sisters, Anita Ramirez and Eva Garcia. Raul is survived by his wife of 41 years, Maria... Read more