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Page 4 Obituaries Church Directory Marketplace September 11, 2003 BUHLER Lynette Joi Ellsworth Buhler, age 37, of Georgetown, passed away Sunday, September 7, 2003. She was born on July 16, 1966, in Austin, Texas, to parents, Phil and Isabel Ellsworth. She graduated from LBJ High School in 1984 where she played on her high school soccer team as well as in Austin area women's leagues which would help her later as a soccer coach for her daugh- ter's team. In 1993, she graduated with a Bachelors Degree from St. Edwards University specializing in computer sci- ence. She worked for MHMR, Texas Water Commission, MediaNet, Axiom Corp. inSan Diego, and for the past six years with Dell Computer Corp. While with Dell she worked on many projects here and abroad. Lynette developed a successful career in the computer indus- try and enjoyed her work immensely. She had a strong work ethic and applied those values to every part of her life. While she successfully balanced a demanding career and home life, family was always her highest priority and she was able to see the world with them as traveling was something she enjoyed. She is survived by her husband 'of 18 years, Alan Buhler of Georgetown; daughter, Alyssa Buhler of Georgetown; mother and father, Isabel and Phil Ellsworth of Buda; brother, Darron Ellsworth and his wife, Jodi of Georgetown; grandmother, Giovanni Cerrato of Las Vegas, NV; an aunt, Cheryl Shook and her husband, Don of Chicago, I11; an uncle, Marc Cerrato and wife, Cindy of Las Vegas, NV; as.well as numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins. A memorial service to celebrate Lynette's life will be Friday, September 12, 2003, at 11:00 a.m. in the chapel of the Cook-Walden/Davis Funeral Home in Georgetown with Dr. David Edwards officiating. In place of usual remembrances the family suggest that memorial contribu- tions be made in memory of Lynette Buhler to the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation, P.O. Box 650309, Dallas, TX 75265-0309 or online at Words of comfort may be shared with the family at GARNER Johnny Ray Garner," age 65, of Kyle, passed away on Wednesday, September 3, 2003, in Temple, TX. He was born on May 7, 1938, to Turner and Nora (Williams) Garner in Edom, TX. Mr. Garner was a veteran, serving in the U.S. Air Force. He worked at Covert Buick in Austin for 35 years and enjoyed his hobby in woodworking. He is preceded in death by both par- ents; daughter, Donna Toler; and two brothers, Walter and Raymond Garner. Johnny is survived by his wife of 38 years, Tootsie; daughter, Sharon Humpert and husband, Gary; grandchildren, Heather Toler and Danny Lastovica, Tommy and Jan Toler, and Kristen Harmsen; great-grandchildren, Brandon and Kyle Sieber and Alexis Toler; two brothers-in- law; two sisters-in-law; along with nieces, Christal, Sandy, Sister, Donna, Mary; nephews, Bobby, Paul, Junior, Jimmy, Mike, Walter, and Ricky. Graveside services were held on Saturday, September 6, 2003, at Cook- Walden/Memorial Hill Cemetery in Pflugerville LACAZE Obituaries Versa W. LaCaze, 81, of Kyle, passed away Saturday, Sept. 6. Mrs. LaCaze was born in Soapstone, La. on Sept. 27, 1921 to Adolph and Adella Mary (Martin) Ingalls. Mrs. LaCaze and her husband, Charlie, along with their three children, moved to Kyle in 1959. She was a mem- ber of the First Baptist Church of Kyle, and the Kyle Extension Homemakers Club. Mrs. LaCaze was employed for 15 years at the Brown School. She was preceded in death by her husband, Charlie L. LaCaze (1992), sis- ter, Lucille Martin, brother, Alvin Ingalls, step-son, Melvin LaCaze (Korean War), and .son-in-law, Joe Holubec (2003). Mrs. LaCaze is survived by her sons, Lamar LaCaze and wife, Lois of Kyle, and Ronnie LaCaze and wife, Diane of San Marcos; daughter, Shirley Holubec of Taylor; brother, Dolph Ingalls and wife, Evelou of Pitkin, La.; sister, Mary Lee Carroll and husband, Offie Ray of Pitkin, La.; nine grandchildren, 22 great- grandchildren and a host of nieces and nephews. Funeral services were held at Pennington Funeral Home on Monday, Sept. 8, with Rev. Robert Horton officiat- ing. The interment followed at Memory Lawn Memorial Park in Martindale. Serving as pallbearers were: Ronnie LaCaze, Trey LaCaze, Charlie Tate, Kyle Higgins, Eddie Stutz, Roger Haggard, Anthony Holubec and Joe Allen Holubec. For those desiring, memorials may be made to the First Baptist Church of Kyle, 400 Centre St., Kyle, TX 78640 or to CTMC Hospice, 1345 Thorpe Ln, San Marcos, TX 78666. RUIZ Victor H. Ruiz (Prieto to those who knew him well) died at the age of 81 on September 3, 2003, at his home in Buda, TX. Prieto was born June 15, 1922, in. Creedmoor, TX.. He was preceded in death by his lov- ing wife of 50 years, (Joanie), his par- ents, (Aristeo and Enriqueta Ruiz) and sister, (Elvira Sanchez). Prieto owned Vikashmo's and Vikashmo's Too! Restaurants, Prieto's Waterfall and the Bum Steer, neighbor- hood bars. He was happiest watching the Atlanta Braves team and the UT Women's softball team, as well as watch- ing his grand and great-grandchildren at play. In the 1950s, Prieto played 1st base for the Port Huron Braves in Michigan, winning the championship.and recently earning induction to the Port Huron Hall of Fame. He leaves to cherish his memory, his loving daughters: Vicki Allen, Karen Ledesma, Sharon Rogers and husband, Dobbs; Monica Martz and husband, Jack; grandchildren: Brettne Shootman and husband, Alex; D'Chelle Beason and husband, David Ortega; Whitney Taylor, James Beason and Wife, Vicky; Barbara (Nikki) Ruiz-Martz and Steve Valdez; Carl Nikole and Rhys Ledesma; Nathan Moreno; Natali Martz and Marco Villarreal; great-grandchildren: Johnathon and Jessica Masias; Dariyn Ortega; Desmond Garcia; Victor Ambrose and Halley Beason; nine sib- lings: Pedro Ruiz and wife, Lucille; Bacilio Ruiz and wife, Dora; Domingo Ruiz and wife, Angle; Gilbert Ruiz and wife, Lucy; Otilia Pesker and husband, Rick; Olivia Morales and husband, Joe; Aristeo Ruiz and wife, June; Paula Klier and husband, Jim; and Louis Ruiz and wife, Ann; and many loving nieces and nephews. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be made to Santa Cruz Catholic Church in Buda. Special thanks to the numerous friends and family members who have helped us through our time of grief. VANKE Jeffrey Arlen Vanke, 43, of Wimberley, passed away on Thursday, September 4, 2003. He was born in Barberton, Ohio, on April 29, 1960, the son of Arlen and Nancy (Daniels) Vanke. Jeffrey worked at the San Marcos Auto Ofitlet as a master technician. He was well known to all as an expert crafts- man who took pride in his work, and always did an incredible job at whatever he attempted to do. Jeffrey loved all things about nature and really enjoyed spending time outdoors. "His maternal grandfather, Charlie Daniels preceded him in death. He is survived by his loving wife, Carolyn Vernon of Wimberley; his moth- er, Nancy Vanke of Barberton, Ohio; his father, Arlen Vanke of Onkama, Michigan; his brother, Craig Vanke and wife, Cindy of Wadsworth, Ohio; mater- nal grandmother, Myrtle Daniels of Barberton, Ohio; paternal grandparents, Louis T. and Vilge Vanke of Deming, NM. He is also survived by his nephew, Keith; and nieces Alyssa and Amanda. Funeral services were September 8, 2003 at Pennington Memor'ial Chapel, with Rev. Mark Newton officiating. For those desiring, contributions in Jeffrey's memory may be made to PAWS, 500 E. FM Rd 150, Kyle, TX 78640. v NORTHERN HAYS CHURCH OF CHRIST '7.7 ...... P.O. Box I777 K,le, TX. 78640 . (512) 268-1366 Sunday Services Bible Study: 9:30 a.m. Worship Assembly: 10:30 a.m. All services held in the cafeteria at Susie Fuentes Elementary School on County Road 157 in Kyle (east of IH-35). Visitors are Welcomel Wou shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul, and all your mind. This is the foremost commandment. And a second is like it, you shall love your neighbor as yourself." (Matthew 22:36-39). Tell the community about your Church services. Advertise here for just $30 a month. Call us at 268-7862. Southern d-{zEa 00h.00ch 00h00iat .q lZt up nay eea unto the 121 You are welcome to a grace-oriented fellowship meeting at 3740 FM 967. One-half mile west of FM 1626 next to Dahlstrom school. P.O. Box 246, Buda, Texas 78610 (512) 295-6917 (512) 312-0313 Sunday: Bible Study ............................................ 9 a.m. Worship ............................................................... 10 a.m. Fellowship/Praise ................................................ 6 p.m. Wednesday: Devotional/Class ........................... 7 p.m. First Baptist Church lumsm Ik-m[ Cue ... i!:c :4000 East FM 150 (4 miles east of Kyle) 6; Sunday Bible Study 10 a.m. Worship Service 11 a.m. Wednesday Hays Hills Baptist Church A loving  caring Southern Baptist Church San Marcos Street, Buda 295-2161 Rev. Stephen Warren Sunday School ................ "...9:45 a.m. Morning Worship ................ 11:00 a.m. Evening Worship ................. 6:00 p.m. Wednesday Prayer Service ............. 7:00 p.m. Bible Stu,dy, & Prayer 7 p.m. Women GrouP Worship Services ------------ 9:00 a.m. Traditional 10:30 a.m. Contemporary Bible Study for all ages Nursery Provided Faith Assembly of God "Faith Cometh by Hearing" Sunday School ............... 10 a.m. Morning Worship .10:45 a.m. Evening Worship ................ 6 p.m. Wednesday Family Night ....... 7:00 p.m. Rev. Henry E. McCulloch, Jr., Pastor 500 North Loop 4, Buda 312-1607 MANCHACA UNITED  METHODIST Dr. D en:di::,iiiiPa st }. EXPERIENCING GOD'S ENCOURAGING AND ENABLIING PRESENCE] Tough Week? We' re Open on Sunday St. John's Presbyterian Church Hewitt Lane, North of FM 1626, Manchaca Church School, 9:30 a.m. - Worship, 10:30 a.m. 282-6200 Kyle United Methodist Church Sledge & Lockhart St. Worship  11 a.m. Sunday School -- 10 a.m. Harold Dailey Pastor Office: 268-2331 Home: 26843630 CHURCH OF CHRIST AT BUDA K]- WORSHIP ASSEMBLIES Sunday 10 a.m. Sunday 6 p.m. 9:00 a.m. & 10:30 a.m. David Sweet, Pastor Find hope for living in God's word. t 1401 FM 1626 295-3132 david.sweet@ hayshills .corn Buda United Methodist Church Ca San Marcos & Elm St. Worship Service... 8:30 & 11 am Contemporary Service... 9:40 am Sunday School... 9:40 am Wednesday Worship... 6:30 pm rk Porterfield, Pfistor Sheri Stice, Pastor Office 295-6981, Res. 295-4578 Good Shepherd Lutheran Brethren Church (across from Buda Primary School) PO Box 665401 FM967 Church : (512)295-5113 goodshepherd-buda@evl, net Sunday School - 9:30am - 10:30am Worship Service - 10:45am - Noon Rev. Roy Erdahl, Pastor St. Anthony Marie Claret Cathohc Church 801 N. Burleson ST. JOHN S UNITED CHURCH OF UHLAND HIGHA 21, UHLAND WORSHIP SERVICE o EVERY SUNDAY AI IO:3RA.M. CHILDREN'S CHURCH - EVERY SUNDAY AI lO:30A.M. WOMEN'S GUILD 1SI WEDNESDAY AI 2:30 PASIOR: CARLSON JAKUBIK CHURCH 282-7274 F.M. 1626 at Manchaca Rd. Worship at 8, 9 & 11:15 a.m. Sunday School at 10:15 a.m. Nursery Provided Following the New Testament pattern in .worship, doctrine, and Kyle, Texas 78640 Office Phone: 268-5311 Pastor: Reverend Howard Goertz Mass Schedule: Saturday Vigil 5:30 p.m. year round - English Sunday 8:00 a.m. - Spanish 10:00 a.m - 11:30 a.m. - English Tuesday 7:00 p.m. Wed., Thurs., Fri. 8:00 a.m. CHmST OUR REDEEMER LUTHERAN CHURCH ." ELCA Kyle First Baptist Church 400 W. Center Street, Kyle, Texas 78640 (512) 268-3511 wwwmstbaptistchurchkyletx.corn Sunday: 9:30 Bible Study 10:45 Morning Worship 5 - 6 pan. AWANA-Children 3 yrs. - 6th Grade 6:(30 Evening Worship Wednesday: 6:30 Fellowship Supper (No Reservations) 7:00 Children's Choir 7:00 Prayer and Bible Study 7:00 Youth Fellowship 7:45 Adtflt Choir Enter to Warship - Pause to Pray - Depa to Serve Christian y  BIBLE STUDIES living. Sunday 9 a.m. Wednesday 7:30 p.m. On Jack C. Ha FREE Trail -- Bible correspondence 1 mile north of Hays H.S. courses and home studies available 268-0230 Minister Tim Kidwell ALL VISITORS ARE WELCOME[ Serving Buda/Kyle Dance Unlimited Studio 909 N. Loop 4, Buda, Texas 78610 North Loop 4 Exit off of 1-35 Behind HEB 9:30 a.m. Sunday School 10:30 a.m. Worship Rev. Loft Ruge-Jones For questions: Call 280-9252 www'christ'ur-redeemer'rg NEW SANTA CRUZ CATHOLIC CHURCH 600 Loop 4 Buda, TX. New Church: 512-312-5280 office: 512-312-2520 Church Office Location: IH 35, Niederwald Exit Fax:512-295-2034, e-maih santacruz@austin'rr'cm tlttp://santacruzcc.or Rev. Joseph Deane, Pastor Mass Schedule: Daily Saturday evening Sunday Spanish English Confessions Saturdays Office Hours: Daily, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. 6:30 p.m. 5:30 p.m. 8:30 a.m. 11:00 a.m. 4:30 p.m. St. Elizabeth s Eptscopal Church Sunday Services: 8 a.m. & 10:15 a.m. Tuesday: Eucharist and Breakfast, 6:30 a.m. Wednesday: Eucharist, 7:15 p.m. Nursery provided at Sunday 10:15 a.m. service. The Rev. William Fowler, Vicar On RR 967, one-half mile west of the stoplight in Buda 295-3674 Office (512) 426-2937 Cell Phone Web Site: http:l/www.itouch.netl-stliz Sunday rnomings - 10:30 a.m. Elm Grove Elementary School on FM 1626 =Conternpomry Wor=hip =Casual Dreu =Messages for Today's Life -,Excellent Children's Minishy