Elizabeth Ann Wachel

June 25, 1941January 11, 2021

Elizabeth Ann Wachel, 79, of Houston, Texas passed away on January 11, 2021 in Houston, Texas. She was born on June 25, 1941 in Chicago, Illinois to Robert and Theresa Marshall.

Elizabeth is survived by her brother Louis Marshall and his wife JoAnn Marshall of Wharton, Texas; her children Annette Torrence and her husband, Michael, of Crosby Texas, Charlotte Duzant of Houston, Texas, Mark Wachel of Houston, Texas, Debra Andarsio and her husband, Pete, of Houston Texas, and Melinda Bennett and her husband Steve, of Crosby, Texas; grandchildren Melissa Norton and her husband, BJ, Nicole Ainsworth and her husband Jonathon, Christopher Garrett and his wife Candice, Lindsey Romo and her husband Adam, Kaitlin Seastrunk and her husband Diego, Madisyn West and her husband Jansen, Chandler Andarsio, Camden Andarsio, Makenzie Andarsio, and Caden Andarsio; step grandchildren Nikki Straight, Natasha Bennett, and Macey Bimage and her husband Jeramy; great grandchildren Chelsey Dudley, Presley Norton, Cody Dudley, Adyson Norton, Payden Garrett, Paxton Garrett, Parker Garrett, Lance Vaughan and Adalynn Romo. Step great-grandchildren Cammy Mitchell, Tessa Straight, Trevin Burrell, Trestan Burrell, Cayden Bimage, and Grayson Bimage.

She is preceded in death by her parents Robert and Theresa Marshall; her husband Leonard I. Wachel; her sister Virgie Wachel; her brother Billy Marshall; and her step-grandson Cody Bennett.

Elizabeth was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother. She enjoyed spending time with family, cooking, watching tv, dancing and shopping. Elizabeth was the most kind-hearted woman. She opened her heart and home to many over the years. She had a smile that lit up any room and the most contagious laugh. Elizabeth will be missed greatly by family, friends, and anyone else she encountered.


  • Chandler Andarsio, Active Pallbearer
  • Camden Andarsio, Active Pallbearer
  • Caden Andarsio, Active Pallbearer
  • Ray Wachel, Active Pallbearer
  • Cody Dudley, Active Pallbearer
  • Christopher Garrett, Active Pallbearer


  • Visitation

    Friday, January 15, 2021

  • Vigil

    Friday, January 15, 2021

  • Mass of Christian Burial

    Saturday, January 16, 2021


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George & Bobbie Price

January 13, 2021

We are so sorry for your huge loss. Your mom was such a fun person and a good neighbor. She will be missed more than you know but you all have so many wonderful memories. She loved all of her family and knew that they all loved her. Prayers, our sympathies and hugs to all of you.