Louise "Tex" Horvath, 86 A Memorial Mass for Louise "Tex" Horvath, 86, a resident of The Court in Round Rock, TX will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. Friday, April 12, 2013 at St. Thomas More Catholic Church, 10205 N FM 620, Austin, Texas. Louise, or "Tex" as she was called, passed away Thursday, March 28, 2013. She was born May 22, 1926 in Hillsboro, New Hampshire, the daughter of Manuel and Mary Teixeira. She married Mike H. Horvath on August 2, 1952 in Hillsboro, New Hampshire. They were married for 60 years. Tex received her BS in Physical Education from Boston University Sargent College in Boston, MA. She taught at the University of Texas at Austin in the Department of Physical Training for Women. Throughout her life, she actively volunteered at St. Austin's Catholic Church, Austin High School, Seton Hospital, and Sun City. She is survived by her husband Mike and their children: Rex Horvath, Cedar Park, TX, Tex Ann Simmons, Manhattan Beach, CA, Tracy Horvath, Littleton, CO, Rockne and Jan Horvath, Sugar Land, TX, Ryne and Lisa Horvath, Austin, TX and Terri Horvath, Boulder, CO; 10 grandchildren; her sister Catherine Teixeira, Winter Springs, FL and her brother Ronald Teixeira, Sun City Center, FL. The family requests memorials be made to the
. Please visit Tex's memorial page at www.cookwaldencapitalparks.com
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Published in Austin American-Statesman from Apr. 7 to Apr. 10, 2013