Joy Lavonne Pfaff

Heaven has a new Angel for Joy Lavonne Pfaff, 77, of Hewitt, Texas went to be with the Lord, comfortably and peacefully after a long struggle with COPD, CHF and Complete Respiratory Failure at 12:03 a.m. on August 15th, 2018 in Waco, Texas. Joy was born on December 4th, 1940 in Bloomington, Indiana. Joy became a manager at Whataburger where she worked for over 15 years before retiring in 2000. She loved playing Bingo and spending time with her family. She was "Mom" to many over the years and she loved each of Continue reading ...

Norma Ruth Massirer Bridgewater

Norma Ruth Massirer Bridgewater, 75, formally from the Waco area, passed away on August 10, 2018. Norma was born April 26, 1943 to Walter Henry Konrad Massirer and Hattie Martha Massirer in the rural area of Crawford, Texas. She was the 5th of seven children and graduated in 1961 from Crawford High School. She married Lawrence “Larry” Bridgewater in 1965 in Temple, TX. She lived in Mesa, Arizona for the last 18 years. Norma worked many years at Smeads Manufacturing in McGregor with many amazing people. She Continue reading ...

James David Windham

James David Windham, 66, of Crawford, passed away on Sunday, August 12, 2018. Service Information: Funeral services will be 2p.m., Friday, August 17th at Lake Shore Funeral Home with Pastor Brian Coats officiating. Burial will follow at Waco Memorial Park. Visitation will be 6 to 8p.m., Thursday, August 16th at Lake Shore Funeral Home, 5201 Steinbeck Bend in Waco. James was born August 22, in Waco to Alma Harold and Gladys (Pilgrim) Windham. James was an avid and well known bass fisherman and was a member of Continue reading ...

Charles Edward Montgomery

Charles Montgomery, of Waco, passed away Sunday, August 12, 2018. Visitation:  6:00 to 8:00 PM Friday, August 17, 2018 at Lake Shore Funeral Home. Funeral Service: 1:00 PM Saturday, August 18, 2018 at Lake Shore Funeral Home. Charles E. Montgomery was born July 25, 1951. He graduated high school in Axtell, Texas.  He joined the Air Force on December 29, 1970 where he served until December 28, 1974 and was discharged under honorable conditions. He was a member of New Jerusalem Baptist Church of Axtell, Continue reading ...

Maria I. Herrera

Maria I. Herrera, 46, of Bellmead, passed away Thursday, August 9, 2018. Funeral Services: 10AM Friday, August 17th at Lake Shore Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow at Oakwood Cemetery. Visitation: 6 to8PM Thursday, August 16th at Lake Shore Funeral Home. Maria was born September 9, 1971 in Salineno. She received her Associate Degree from TSTC. She moved to Frisco and worked in Human Resources for Mario Sinacola and Sons Construction. She was preceded in death by her brother, Thomas “Chapo” Continue reading ...

Mark D. Reese

Mark D. Reese, 66, a lifetime resident of Waco, passed away peacefully at a local care center on Monday, August 6, 2018.  The family will have a private interment at a later date. Mark was born February 25, 1952, in Houston.  He graduated from Richfield High School in 1971, and went on to study Geology at Baylor University.  He was the co-owner of Ray's Gun Shop in Hewitt.  He was also a licensed social worker.  Most recently, he owned and operated a local limousine service and also worked for ACCP.  Mark was so Continue reading ...

Michael Drinkwater

On Saturday, August 4th 2018, Mike Drinkwater shook off the yoke of his mortal burdens; and with a gentle caress of his beloved wife Cheryl’s hand, he peacefully drifted home. Service Information: A memorial service to celebrate the life of Mike Drinkwater will be held Monday, August 13, 2018 from 2pm-4pm at the First Baptist Church in Riesel, Texas. Michael (Mike) George Drinkwater was born January 19, 1954 in Albion, Michigan to June (Drinkwater) Bigelow. Mike had 3 brothers and a sister: Douglas Continue reading ...

Nola Elaine Suarez

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Nola Elaine Suarez, 73, of Buffalo, passed away Tuesday, August 7, 2018 in Waco. Graveside Service: 12:30 p.m. Tuesday, August 14, 2018 at Forest Park Lawndale Cemetery in Houston Nola was born November 24, 1944 in Houston to Joe Stanley Buntyn and Alma Louise Ware Buntyn. She was an administrative assistant at Schlumberger Oil and Gas for many years. She is survived by her husband, Marrion Thomas Suarez; daughter, Cyrena Williamson and husband, Kevin; son, Stephen Anthony Suarez and partner, Matt Continue reading ...

Al Flores, Sr.

Al Flores, Sr., 70, of Bellmead, passed away Wednesday, August 8, 2018 in Waco. Rosary: 6:00 p.m. Sunday, August 12, at Lake Shore Funeral Home Visitation: 7:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Sunday, August 12, at Lake Shore Funeral Home Mass of Christian Burial: 10:00 a.m. Monday, August 13, at St. Francis on the Brazos with Deacon Jessie C. Garza as celebrant with burial to follow at Waco Memorial Park Al was born in Hidalgo County, TX on February 19, 1948 to Luis and Francisca Flores.  He earned a degree in Continue reading ...

Donald Berkley Bonjonia

Donald Bonjonia, 84 of Waco, passed away August 3, 2018 in Katy. Funeral Service: 1:00 PM Friday, August 10, 2018 at Lake Shore Funeral Home, with burial to follow at Waco Memorial Park. Visitation: 12:00 PM Friday, 1 hour prior to the service. Don was born August 25, 1933, in Petersburg, Virginia to the late Edward Early and Mirla Bonjonia.  He was raised on a dairy farm in Prince George, Virginia and attended the local schools.  After high school, Don joined the Air Force.  While he was stationed at Continue reading ...