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May Steinfeld

July 2, 1938 — January 28, 2021

Brenham, TX

May Dell Steinfeld, 82, of Brenham, TX, died on January 28, 2021.

A graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Monday, February 1, 2021 at Zion Lutheran Church Cemetery with Pastor Karen Buck officiating.

A visitation will be from 7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m., Sunday, January 31, 2021 at Memorial Oaks Chapel.

Mrs. Steinfeld was born in Washington County on July 2, 1938 to Otto and Laura Gaskamp Glenz. She married her husband, Henry Steinfeld Jr., on December 28, 1957 at Zion Lutheran Church.

Mrs. Steinfeld was a member of Friends of the Bluebonnet Opry and was a board member. She loved caring for flowers and she always looked forward to the Gaskamp family reunion. She enjoyed playing pitch, bingo, traveling, and camping. She also enjoyed working at La Bahia antique shows and loved going to garage sales and pouring and firing ceramics.

She is survived by her aunt, Adeline Kelm of Waco, TX; numerous cousins; special friends, Dave and Sara Eilers; and special cousin, Judy Jeske.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Henry Steinfeld Jr.; parents, Otto and Laura Glenz; and mother-in-law and father-in-law, Caroline and Henry Steinfeld Jr.

Serving as Honorary Pallbearers will be the Board Members of Bluebonnet Opry.

Memorials may be directed to Zion Lutheran Church.

Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Memorial Oaks Chapel, 1306 West Main Street, Brenham, TX 77833.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of May Steinfeld, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

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Sunday, January 31, 2021

7:00am - 7:00 pm (Central time)

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Monday, February 1, 2021

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