Dorismae Elbel


Dorismae Elbel

Dorismae Elbel of Beeville, passed away Thursday, April 13, 2017 at the age of 90. She was born in Eagle Pass on July 12, 1926 to Benjamin R. and Sophia (Collins) Tarver.

Dorismae is survived by her children, including sons, Benjamin Alex Elbel and wife Dianna and Gerald Elbel and wife Patricia and daughters, Janice Marie Zink and husband Richard and Lori Ann Kinkler and husband David. She is also survived by her grandchildren, Tamatha, Wesley, Kimberly, Stephanie, Jason, Crystal, Catherine, Brittany, Benjamin Ryan and seven great-grandchildren.

Dorismae is preceded in death by her husband, Oscar J. Elbel; parents, Benjamin and Sophia Tarver; daughter, Bonnie Lee Elbel and sister, Virginia Lea Robertson.

Visitation was held at Hurley Funeral Home in Pleasanton on Tuesday, April 18, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. followed by a funeral service at 2 p.m. Graveside services will be held at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery, 1520 Harry Wurzbach Road in San Antonio on Wednesday, April 19 at 10:45 am.

Pallbearers for Dorismae’s service will be Wesley Kinkler, Craig Elbel, Benjamin Ryan Elbel, Jim Emerson, James Curry and Jason Zink.

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