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Ethel Marie Mendel

October 15, 1926 - January 6, 2018

Obituary


Ethel Marie Mendel, 91, was born October 15, 1926 in Vernon, Texas and passed away January 6, 2018 in Katy, Texas. She was preceded in death by her husband, Calvin W. Mendel, Sr. and brother, Bill Thompson. Ethel is survived by her children, Butch Mendel and wife Lori, Ricky Mendel and wife Gracie, Debra Harris and husband Mike; grandchildren, Jason Mendel and wife Maria, Philip Mendel, Nicole Francis and husband Mike; great grandchildren, Tyler and Chloe Mendel, Cole, Kendall and Carter Francis, Darex, Marian and Elise Mendel; brother, Melvin Thompson and wife Sue and sister-in-law,...

Ethel Marie Mendel, 91, was born October 15, 1926 in Vernon, Texas and passed away January 6, 2018 in Katy, Texas. She was preceded in death by her husband, Calvin W. Mendel, Sr. and brother, Bill Thompson. Ethel is survived by her children, Butch Mendel and wife Lori, Ricky Mendel and wife Gracie, Debra Harris and husband Mike; grandchildren, Jason Mendel and wife Maria, Philip Mendel, Nicole Francis and husband Mike; great grandchildren, Tyler and Chloe Mendel, Cole, Kendall and Carter Francis, Darex, Marian and Elise Mendel; brother, Melvin Thompson and wife Sue and sister-in-law, Billie Ann Thompson.
Ethel was a member of The Red Hatters Club. She began her career as a secretary for Aldine School District and then went to work as a secretary for the City of Houston Tax Assessor-Collector. She finished her career as secretary for Councilman Larry McKaskle and after retiring, she enjoyed traveling with her husband.
A visitation will be held Wednesday, January 10, 2018 from 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. at Earthman Resthaven Funeral Home with a rosary service at 7:00 p.m. Funeral services will be held Thursday, January 11, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. at Earthman Resthaven Funeral Home with interment to follow at Forest Park Lawndale Cemetery.