William “Willie” J. Lenz, 72, of Houston, passed away Friday, January 13, 2012 at his residence. The family will receive friends during a visitation from 5 to 7 p.m., Tuesday, January 17, 2012 at Callaway-Jones Funeral Home in Bryan. Funeral Services will begin at 10 a.m., Wednesday, January 18, 2012 at Callaway-Jones Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Rest-Ever Memorial Park in Bryan.
Willie was born August 5, 1939 in Kurten, Texas, to Henry and Alma Lenz. He lived in the Houston area for forty years and retired after working for the Port of Houston. He was a standing member of the Sons of Hermann.
He was preceded in death by his brother Eugene Lenz; sisters, Bernice Myers, Doris Luther, Johanna Luther; and his parents.
Survivors include his son Daryl Lenz and wife Susan, of Huntsville, Texas; brother, Fred Lenz; sisters, Mary Lou Newsom, Margaret Eimann; granddaughter, Maranda Lenz; nieces, Patricia Junek and Karen Coleman; step-granddaughters, Bailey Rounsavall, Samantha Rounsavall, Skylar Brodie; and his former wife and best friend, Gloria Jeannie Johnston.Print This Obituary