obit: Samuel Wayne Strelec
Samuel Wayne Strelec, 61, born June 3, 1952, died peacefully in his sleep on Thursday, June 6, 2013.
He was born in Houston, Texas and was raised and lived in Spring Branch all his life. Sam graduated from Spring Branch High School in 1970, and received his Bachelor's Degree from the University of Houston, College of Technology. He worked for PSS Partnership, Inc.
Sam is preceded in death by his father, Rudolph B. Strelec.
Survived by his mother, Margaret Strelec; daughter, Danielle; grandson, Mark, granddaughter, Natalie; Danielle's mother, Carol Strelec; sister, Elizabeth Hagler and brother-in-law Larry Hagler of Lago Vista, Texas; nephew, Alan Hagler and his wife, Staci, grandnephews, Leif, Zane and Wynn Hagler of Cedar Park, Texas and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.
Sam's greatest joys were Danielle, Mark, Natalie and his devoted companion of 15 years, Elena Rosilez, and her daughter, Amanda Wolf and husband Keith and their daughter Mila.
Visitation with the family will be held from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m., Sunday, June 9, 2013 at Waltrip Funeral Directors. Services will be 2:00 p.m., Monday in the Waltrip Chapel. Interment will follow in Forest Park Westheimer Cemetery.
Waltrip Funeral Directors