|Birth: ||May 31, 1936|
|Death: ||Apr. 17, 2011|
Edris Jeane Wesel, 74, of Amarillo died Sunday, April 17, 2011.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday in LaGrone-Blackburn-Shaw Funeral Directors Martin Road Chapel, 1505 Martin Road, with the Rev. Corky Holland officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery by LaGrone-Blackburn-Shaw Funeral Directors.
Mrs. Wesel was born May 31, 1936, in Hollis, Okla., to Oscar and Myrtle Brogdon. She was very involved in church her whole life and was baptized when she was 13. Her parents both taught Sunday school for many years.
Jeane graduated from Amarillo High School in 1954, and attended Amarillo College. She married Rudolph Wesel on Feb. 16, 1956, in Clovis, N.M. When her children were young, she was active in PTA and the Scouts. She was a volunteer for the Literacy Council and the Good Samaritan Retirement Center. She was an avid genealogist, and she also loved painting with oils and water colors. She was member of Llano Estacado Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution and a member of the Daughters of the American Confederacy. She was a loving and devoted wife, mother and grandmother, who was dearly loved and will be deeply missed by all.
She is survived by her husband, Rudolph; two sons, Rudolph John Wesel III of Dallas and Joseph Scott Wesel and wife Bonnie of Amarillo; three grandsons, Thomas Harold Lambert, Stephen Thomas Wesel and wife Candice and Joshua Caleb Wesel, all of Amarillo; three great-grandchildren, Emily Jeane Wesel, Caleb Thomas Wesel and Thomas Scott Lambert. She is also survived by many loving nieces, nephews and close friends.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggest memorials be to SPCA, 11901 S. Coulter St., Amarillo, TX 79119-7593.
Sign the online guest book at www.lagroneblackburnshaw.com.
Amarillo Globe-News, April 19, 2011
Memorial Park Cemetery
Created by: Kenneth D. Bogard
Record added: Apr 19, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 68597242