Eugene D. Marcaurele, 74, of El Campo, died
Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2007.
He was born Dec. 20, 1932 in Blessing to Louis and Viola Crowder
He was a retired district manager in the
oil field services. He served in the U.S. Navy, was a member of American Legion
Post 251 and St. John's Catholic Church.
survived by his wife of 52 years, Josie Cada Marcaurele of El Campo;
daughters, Roxann Smith and husband Dennis of El Campo, Tanya Bunge and husband
Jay of El Campo and Lori Heard and husband Jay of Louise; son, David Marcaurele
and wife Yvonne of El Campo; grandchildren, Duane Smith and wife Becky, Nicole
Brady, Derek Smith, Megan Marcaurele and fiance Toby Riha, Jon Marcaurele,
Gerard Marcaurele, Luc Marcaurele, Brianna Bunge, Bethany Bunge, Blair Bunge and
Shelby Heard; great-grandchildren, Lane Brady, Dayne Smith and Brenna Smith.
He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Eugene Marcaurele Jr.,
brothers, Ivan, Louis Jr., Bill, Aaron and Dewey Marcaurele; sisters, Dorothy
Miller, Leonie Pogue, Irene Dawson and Gracie Townsend.
A Wake service was held Friday, Feb. 2 at 7 p.m. at Triska Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be today,
Saturday, Feb. 3 at 10 a.m. at St. John's Catholic Church in New Taiton with the
Rev. Joe Vrana officiating and assisted by Deacon Edward Wendel. Burial will
follow at the Holy Cross Memorial Park in El Campo.
Pallbearers are Dennis Smith, Duane Smith, Derek Smith, Jon Marcaurele,
Gerard Marcaurele and Alvin Cada.
Honorary pallbearers are the staff of Avalon Place in Wharton.
Memorials in memory of Eugene Marcaurele
may be made to St. John's Church, 1843 CR 469, El Campo, TX 77437.
El Campo Leader-News, The - (Feb/4/2007)