Larry Edward Donaldson “Domino” passed away peacefully on July 5, 2014, at the age of 68.
Larry and his twin brother, Gary, were born on June 26, 1946, in San Angelo, Texas to Clara Mae (King) and Edward Granville “Sandy” Donaldson. The family of five, including older brother, Walter, moved from the Bear Creek Ranch near Cleo, Texas to Eldorado in 1949. After graduating from Eldorado High School in 1964, he attended Angelo State College until he and Gary entered the US Army in 1966.
Guadalupe Adame Ochoa went to be with her Lord and Savior on July 4th, 2014. She was born on May 13th, 1929.
Lupe is preceded in death by her parents, Fernando and Felicita Adame; two daughters Sylvia and Adelida; sisters, Cruz and Lola; brothers, Juan and Jesus.
Dad was born Bruce Frederick Deere on March 9, 1939 in Brownwood Texas, to B.F. & Mary Deere. He graduated from Brownwood High School with the class of 1957. Bruce enlisted in the United States Air Force after graduating to fly fighter jets. Because of a burn spot in his right eye, due to looking through a hole in a cup at a sun eclipse during his earlier years at school, the Air Force would not let him fly their jets. Bruce became an expert in the Russian language and traveled all over the world with the Air Force listening to the Russians over radio waves and interpreting their actions to the U.S. Air Force. Bruce taught the Russian language at Goodfellow AFB in San Angelo to new recruits until his retirement after 20 years of serves as Master Sargent in 1978.
SOUTHLAKE — Myrtie Elizabeth Westbrook Burke, 71, of Southlake, passed peacefully into the Lord’s open arms with her family by her side after her graceful and courageous battle with cancer. The family will celebrate her life Saturday, June 7, at Kerbow Funeral Home in Eldorado, Texas. The service will start at 2 p.m. with interment to follow in Eldorado Cemetery. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday, June 6, at Kerbow Funeral Home.
Myrtie was born December 16, 1942, to the late Arnie and Bessie (Reynolds) Westbrook. She attended school in Eldorado and furthered her education by attending American Business School in San Angelo.
Myrtie married the love of her life and soul mate Edward “Eddie” Burke on November 15, 1963. This everlasting love continued for over fifty years. Not only did he marry Myrtie, but also accepted her two children, Elizabeth and Joe Lee as his own. A little over a year later their youngest child, Lynda, was born.