LEXINGTON—Funeral services for Sharon Ann Holub Heller, 66, of Lexington were held Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013, at t he Hol y Fami ly Catholic Church in Lexington with Father Anthony Alphonse officiating. Burial followed in Lexington Cemetery.
Rosary was recited Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2012, at Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home in Giddings.
Mrs. Heller died Saturday, Dec. 29, at the Christopher House in Austin following a battle with cancer.
She was born on Sept. 14, 1946, in Schulenberg to Jerome and Alma (Naiser) Holub.
Mrs. Hel ler at tended St. Rose of Lima Catholic School in Schulenberg. Following her graduation from Bishop Forest High School in Schulenberg, she attended Sacred Heart Dominican College in Houston.
She marriedo Charles Heller on Nov. 27, 1966, at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church in Schulenberg. He preceded her in death on Sept. 25, 2012, after 45 years of marriage.
Mrs. Heller, along with her family, own and operate the Lexington Livestock Commission.
She was a founding member of the Holy Family Catholic Church in Lexington, where she served as the administrative assistant and was an active member who held many positions and assisted in many activities.
She was also a member and served on the board of directors of the Seton Development Board’s Associate Group in Lexington.
Mrs. Heller enjoyed playing cards, reading and spending time with her grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by her parents, Jerome and Alma Holub, and a son, Scott Holub Heller.
Survivors are two sons and daughter-in-laws, Russell and Shannon Heller, Steven and Christine Heller, all of Lexington; four grandchildren, Henry Heller, Caroline Heller, Aubrey Heller and Ethan Heller, all of Lexington; a brother and sister-in-law, Tommy and Clara Holub of Katy and their daughters, Stacy Holub and fiancée Scott Hunt of Houston, Tiffany and Brian Hinkel of Houston, Lindy and Andy Young of Richmond; also, many other family members and friends.
Memorials may be made to the Holy Family Catholic Church Activity Center Fund, P.O. Box 541, Lexington, TX 78947-0541 or to the charity of one’s choice.