Cleburne Times-Review, Cleburne, TX

February 16, 2007

2/16/07 Obituaries

Mildred Virginia

Sanders Brown

FORT WORTH — Mildred Virginia Sanders Brown, 85, went to her Lord Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2007, at a local hospital.

Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Cleburne Memorial Cemetery.

She was born Nov. 29, 1921, and grew up in Cleburne. Her parents were Edward Martin Sanders and Oral Lee Stokes. Milly graduated from Cleburne High School and moved to Fort Worth to work at the Quartermaster Depot and shortly after to Convair, retiring from General Dynamics after 31 years.

A loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, she was an accomplished seamstress, artist, china painter and award-winning quilt maker. She was extremely computer literate and enjoyed corresponding with her family daily. Milly was loved by many and will be dearly missed by all who knew her.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond Rice Brown in 1988.

She is survived by daughters, Linda Reynolds Rupert and Terri Reynolds Brock; granddaughters, Amber Rupert Bequillard and Monica Rupert Woodall; and six great-grandchildren.

Shannon Rose Hill

Funeral Chapel

7301 E. Lancaster

Fort Worth, TX


Mitch Zablotny

Services for Mitch Zablotny, 88, of Fort Worth, will be conducted at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 17, 2007, in the Crosier-Pearson Cleburne Chapel. The Rev. Billy Strayhorn will officiate. Burial will be in Union Hill Cemetery.

Mitch Zablotny passed away Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2007, in Fort Worth. He was born Feb. 27, 1918, in Pittsburgh, Pa., to Jan and Pauline Zablotny. He married Louise Reeves on Jan. 8, 1944, in Joshua, Texas.

Mr. Zablotny taught school in Van, Texas, then moved to Lubbock in 1951.

He received his BA in music and 30 hours above his masters at UNT in Denton. He received his masters at the American Conservatory in Chicago, Ill. He was an accomplished violinist and taught music in Lubbock until his retirement to Joshua.

Mitch Zablotny is survived by his wife of 63 years, Louise of Fort Worth; three sisters, Adele Hall of Hinsdale, Ill., Joan Stanis of Mt. Prospect, Ill., and Eleanor Pekie of Springfield, Ill.; several nieces, nephews; and special cousins.

Visitation will be prior to service.

You may send condolences, view obituary and see photo at www.cpcleburne. com.

Crosier-Pearson Cleburne

Funeral Home

512 N. Ridgeway Drive

Cleburne, TX 76033