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“Dear Valerie, Travis, Ronnie, and Connie, I was saddened to read of your mother's passing. My mom always saves her issues of the Leader-News to...Read More »
1 of 10 | Posted by: Dorothy (Matcek) Ybarra - TX

“So very sorry for your loss. Your mom was a wonderful person. Your family members are in my prayers. ”
2 of 10 | Posted by: Pam Turner - Wharton, TX - Friend

“Travis, I was sorry to read of your Mother's passing. Condolences from my family to you and yours. ”
3 of 10 | Posted by: Martin Strarup - El Campo, TX

“To the family members of Genelle Cavender, sadden to hear about your Mom leaving us so early, passed by your house everyday while walking to school...Read More »
4 of 10 | Posted by: William Robert Bob Poncik - FL

“Valerie, Travis, Ronnie & Connie, I am so sorry to learn of the loss of your mother. She has always held a very special place in my heart and I...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: Charlotte B Popp - New Braunfels, TX

“Sorry to hear of the loss of your mother. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Keep the memories in your heart. ”
6 of 10 | Posted by: Margaret Sitka - Wharton, TX

“Valerie, So sorry to hear about the loss of your mother. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this very sad time. Faye Poskey ”
7 of 10 | Posted by: Faye Poskey - El Campo, TX

“Valorie, Travis, Connie & Ronnie, I am so sorry to hear of the passing of your mom. She was a sweet, wonderful woman, and she left an awesome legacy...Read More »
8 of 10 | Posted by: Alan Vajdos - Ganado, TX

“Such a sweet lady. Remember her from when I would go and play with Connie. My thoughts and prayers are with the family. ”
9 of 10 | Posted by: Julie Zmeskal Tandy - TX - Friend

“I loved talking to Genelle She will be missed a lotbreaks my heart been I heard this See her at wincrest I volunteer there ”
10 of 10 | Posted by: Kari Peikert - El Campo, TX

Genelle Tyler Cavender, 78, of Louise passed away on June 4, 2014. She was born on Oct. 16, 1935 in Refugio, Texas to Wallace and Carrie Fehlis Tyler.

She is survived by her daughters, Valorie Pagel and husband David of Wharton and Connie Standlee of Ganado; sons Travis W. Cavender and wife Rosann of Angleton and Ronnie D. Cavender of Kyle; 10 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

Genelle was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Louis Malcom Cavender and daughter, Annelle Cavender.

Visitation will be from 4-p.m. Saturday, June 7 at Triska Funeral Home. Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, June 8 at Triska Funeral Home with the Rev. Rick DuBroc officiating. Interment will follow at Garden of Memories.

Pallbearers are Rocky Yackel, Jarrett Cavender, Josh Cavender, Chase Cavender, Justin Cavender and Cade Cavender. Honorary pallbearers are Carl Cavender, Mike Prasek Sr., Mike Prasek Jr., Jess Howell, Tom Young, David Pagel and Scott Pagel.

Memorial donations in memory of Genelle may be made to the 100 Club of Wharton County.

Memories and condolences may be left for the family online at

Arrangements are under the direction of by Triska Funeral Home, El Campo.