September 18, 1937 – January 21, 2019
Else Box, age 81, formerly of the Dallas area, passed away on Monday January 21, 2019 at Brightpointe at Riverside in Conroe. The family will receive friends from 12:00 to 1:30 PM, Sunday, January 27th, 2019 at Memorial Funeral Chapel in Bryan. A graveside service will follow at 2:00 PM at Bryan City Cemetery.
Else was born September 18, 1937 in Odessa, Ukraine, the daughter of Albert Christian and Dina Leja (Dolinko) Budau.
Mrs. Box was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. She was very loving and generous, always looking to give to others, especially her grandchildren. Mrs. Box was married to Charles Leon Box, who was the love of her life. After his death in 1982, Mrs. Box never remarried. She loved animals, in particular her cats, enjoyed reading. Her favorite was The Cat Who Series by Lillian Jackson Braun. Mrs. Box was also a foodie and loved to try different dishes from around the world. She was also very artistic and operated her own shop.
Mrs. Box was preceded in death by her parents, husband Charles Leon Box, and two sons Charles George Box and Mike Leon Box.
Survivors include her daughter, Diana Hughen and her husband Ricky; four grandchildren, Katy Kirbow, Dustin Hughen, Mary Hughen, and Abby Hughen; four great grandchildren, Birdie Kirbow, River Kirbow, Daisy Kirbow and Ezrael Hughen.
- VISITATION Sunday, January 27, 2019
- GRAVESIDE SERVICE Sunday, January 27, 2019