Brenda May


Funeral services for Brenda Lee May, 56, of North Zulch, were held Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017, at the Bethlehem Lutheran Church in North Zulch. The Rev. Chris Richardson officiated the service and burial followed in the Willowhole Cemetery. The family of Mrs. May has requested that donations be made in her memory to the Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 5084 Church Lane, North Zulch, TX 77872.

Brenda Lee May was born in Odell, Neb., on March 28, 1961, to Loren Wieden and his wife, Shirley (Sohl) Wieden. She was raised in Nebraska but moved to North Zulch when she married and lived there for the past 35 years. Brenda was a member of Bethlehem Lutheran Church in North Zulch. She worked as a rural mail carrier for the U.S. Post Office in North Zulch. She was interested in genealogy and also enjoyed working with ceramics. Brenda was preceded in death by her mother and by her son, Justin May.

Surviving family includes her father, Loren Wieden, of Odell; husband, Jack May of North Zulch; daughter and son-in-law, Andrea and Robert Johnson of North Zulch; two sisters, Cathy Bures of Odell and Debbie Minge of Beatrice, Neb.; and three granddaughters, Isabella, Emma and Annalise.

Serving as pallbearers were Billy Simmons, Robert Johnson, Kenny Diserens, Bennie Rush, Mike Murphy and Ron Bures. Honorary pallbearers were Howard Rush, Alton Diserens and Robert Morrisett.

Madisonville Funeral Home in Madisonville was in charge of all arrangements. Please log onto to leave condolences for the family.