CATHERINE SUE YONKER ROBERTS, 66, was born in Ranger,
TX to Tom Yonker (RHS-1925) and Moselle Thompson Yonker
on Jan. 21, 1926 and died in 1992. She attended
St. Rita's Catholic School and was a member of the
Ranger High School Class of 1942. Her sister was
Margaret Yonker Andrus.
SISTER: MARGARET MARY "PEGGY" YONKER ANDRUS, 71,
passed away November 8, 1999.
Peggy was born April 17, 1928, in Ranger, TX, to Tom,
Sr. and Moselle Yonker. She attended St. Rita's School
and may have attended Ranger High School but class unknown.
She finished at Freer High School, where she was football
sweetheart, class favorite, yearbook editor, and drum major.
She received her bachelor's degree in biology from Texas
A&I (Texas A&M University-Kingsville) in 1948. She enjoyed
a long professional career in the oil and gas industry in
Corpus Christi, and was retired from Freeport-McMoRan Oil
and Gas Company and Everest Minerals Corporation.
Peggy devoted her life to the large and loving family who
survive her, including her two daughters Nancy (Matt)
Jacobs of East Hartford, Connecticut, and Jane Andrus of
Houston; three sons John (Priscilla) Andrus of Austin,
David Andrus of Corpus Christi, and Jim (Carol) Andrus of
Victoria; former husband Dick (Alice) Andrus of Rockport,
stepdaughter Sarah (Frank) Hunt of Portland; sisters-in-law
Dolores Yonker and Jean Carson of Corpus Christi; special
friends Olivia and Albert Puga, Jr.; six grandchildren, six
great-grandchildren; and many beloved nieces and nephews.
The many friends she loved, and who cherished her, cannot
She will be reunited in Heaven with her parents, her sister
Sue Yonker Robert (RHS-1942), and brother Tom Yonker, Jr.