obit: Mike Behal
- Mike Behal
Mike Behal, age 64, of Seguin, passed away April 12, 2004, in Seguin.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday, April 15, 2004, at Goetz Funeral Home with the Rev. Nell Linebarger, the Rev. Sue Abold and the Rev. Dennis Darilek officiating.Interment will follow in the Fentress Community Cemetery.
Visitation will be held from noon to 9 p.m., Wednesday, April 14, 2004, at Goetz Funeral Home with the family receiving friends from 5-7 p.m.
Mike was born Dec. 28, 1939, in Seguin to Frank James and Virgie Orene Maxwell Behal. He loved the outdoors, including hunting, gardening and hunting arrowheads. He had cattle and worked with them as long as he was able. He loved wood working projects and refinishing furniture. He was an active participant in the Relay For Life.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his sister, Barbara and his brother Joseph.
Survivors include his wife of 42 years, Barbara Barnes Behal; daughter, Annette Behal Groweg and husband John; brother, David Behal and wife, Johnnie; sister, Nancy Behal Marbach and husband Todd; uncle and aunt, Harry and Jeanne Behal; nephews, Todd Behal and wife, Alice, Mark Behal, Heath Grigg and wife April; nieces, Linda Behal and Brittney Grigg; sisters-in-law, Pat Grigg and husband Larry and Gayle Barnes; several cousins, great-nieces, great nephews and a host of friends.
Memorial tributes may be made online at www.mem.com .
Memorial contributions may be made to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, 8111 N. Stadium Dr., Ste, 100, Houston, TX 77054 or the American Cancer Society.Arrangements under the direction of Goetz Funeral Home, 713 N. Austin St., Seguin, TX 78155, (830) 379-2313.
from Seguin Gazette - (Apr/19/2004)