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 Mae <I>Gandre</I> Philippus

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Mae Gandre Philippus

  • Birth 21 Feb 1922 Gonzales County, Texas, USA
  • Death 20 May 2010 Temple, Bell County, Texas, USA
  • Burial Rockdale, Milam County, Texas, USA
  • Memorial ID 52655361

ROCKDALE — Mae Philippus, 88, of Rockdale died Thursday, May 20, in a Temple hospital.

Services will be 3 p.m. Saturday at First Baptist Church in Rockdale with the Rev. Greg Spears and the Rev. Jack Chelf officiating.

Burial will follow in I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Rockdale.

Mrs. Philippus was born on Feb. 21, 1922, to W.F. and Emilie F. Sassmanhausen Gandre in the Bebe community in Gonzales County. On March 19, 1945, she married J.A. Philippus in Monthalia Methodist Church in Monthalia. She was a homemaker and a member of First Baptist Church in Rockdale. She was preceded in death by her husband on Aug. 27, 2001.

Survivors include two daughters, Vicki Diane Mason of Argyle and Jane Amelia Calk of Rockdale; three grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church Family Life Center, P.O. Box 109, Rockdale, 76567.

Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. today at Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home in Rockdale

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  • Created by: SFC Frank Irons Sr. Retired US Army 1977
  • Added: 21 May 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 52655361
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mae Gandre Philippus (21 Feb 1922–20 May 2010), Find A Grave Memorial no. 52655361, citing Odd Fellows Cemetery, Rockdale, Milam County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by SFC Frank Irons Sr. Retired US Army 1977 (contributor 46510193) .