Clarence Joseph Lambrecht passed away peacefully, surrounded by family, on July 25, 2018 at the age of 63.
Clarence was born January 7, 1955 in Bryan to Clarence and Anthonette Lambrecht. One of six children, Clarence graduated from Bryan High in 1973. He went on to Blinn and received his Bachelor’s Degree. He worked at Weingartens, Winn Dixie, and Wal-Mart. He enjoyed helping customers.
The two main focuses of Clarence’s life were family and the church. He loved watching football, especially the Cowboys, with his brother Eddie. Before his illness, he was very involved in church at St. Anthony’s. He served as a lector, Eucharistic minister, sacristan, and door greeter. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus. He was blessed to make pilgrimages to Italy and Israel in 2001.
The family would like to extend a special thanks to all the nurses and caregivers of the Madisonville Care Facility, especially Jade, Elizabeth, Paula, Castian, Jenna, and Cherelle for all of their love, care, and support shown to Clarence and the family. Also, a special thanks to Kristi and the hospice nurses of Traditions Health Care for all of their compassionate care and support shown to Clarence and the entire family.
Clarence is preceded in death by his parents Clarence and Anthonette Lambrecht, grandparents Sam and Grace Palasota, grandparents William and Albina Lambrecht, and brother Michael Lambrecht.
Clarence is survived by his brothers Charles, Vincent, and Eddie, his sister Rose, an aunt and numerous cousins.
To celebrate Clarence’s life, his family has planned a visitation on Monday, July 30, 2018 from 5-7:30 at Hillier Funeral Home of Bryan, with a rosary to begin at 6:30. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, July 31 at 10 AM at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church, with burial to follow at Mt. Calvary. A reception will take place at the Malinowski Center. Memorials donations can be made to St. Anthony’s Building Fund or St. Vincent DePaul.