BLAKE MATTHEW WHITFIELD
VICTORIA - Blake Matthew Whitfield, 24, of Victoria, died Nov. 5,
2008. He was born to James A. Whitfield Sr. and Karen M. Billimek
in Victoria. He was a member of Faith Family Church of Victoria.
Blake is survived by: his mother, Karen; father, James; brother,
J.A. Whitfield; four sisters, Shannon Hermes, Shaye Roskey and husband
Brantley, Bronwyn Whitfield, and Kristen Whitfield; aunt, Lynette
Langhamer and husband Alvin; four nephews, Jonathon Urban, Jacob Evans,
Cole Urban, and Joshua Zatopek; niece, Jordyn Evans; and grandparents,
Franklin Billimek and James Whitfield. Blake was preceded in death
by his grandparents, Janie Billimek and Mary Chamberlin.
Visitation will begin at 3 p.m. Saturday, with the family
receiving visitors from 6-8 p.m., at Kubena Funeral Home in Hallettsville.
The funeral service will be at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 9, 2008 at the
funeral home, with Pastor Larry Helms officiating. Burial will follow at
Shiner Catholic Cemetery. Honorary pallbearers are Brantley Roskey,
Patrick Passmore, Cody Blaylock, Frank Ortega, Franklin Billlimek, and
Memorials: Driscoll Children Hospital in Corpus Christi.
Guest book entry and words of comfort may be shared with the family online