Velma Rose Jungman Wernette

October 1, 1929August 1, 2015

Velma Rose Wernette, age 85, passed away Saturday, August 01, 2015 in Round Rock, Texas. Visitation will be held Tuesday, August 4, from 6-8 p.m. with recitation of Rosary at 7:00 p.m. Funeral service will be Wednesday, August 5, at 10:00 a.m. at Connally Compton Funeral Home with Father Augustine Ariwaodo officiating and interment to follow in Rosemound Cemetery.

Velma was born October 1, 1929 to Phillip and Elma (Brieden) Jungman in Von Ormy, Texas. She was a longtime resident of Waco and a member of St. Jerome Catholic Church in Hewitt, Texas.

Velma is preceded in death by her parent; son, Robert Wernette; sisters, Bernice Evans, Elaine Trammell, and Florene King.

Velma leaves behind her husband of 68 years, Leroy M. Wernette, Sr. of Waco; daughters, Verna Washburn of Temple, Vera Martin of Groesbeck, Sharon Erwin of Austin, and Nancy Bullard and husband, Rod of Austin; sons, Leroy Wernette, Jr. and wife, Pat of Austin, Paul Wernette and wife, Tarvah of Riesel; grandchildren: Monica, Misty, Joe Lee, Cheyenne, Coti, Waylon, Tania, Michael, and Ashlee; great-grandchildren: Hagen, Jacob, Sean, Ava, Ryann, and Easton; daughter-in-law, Linda Wernette of Hewitt; brother-in-law, M. J. Trammell of San Antonio; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.


  • Visitation Tuesday, August 4, 2015
  • Funeral Service Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Velma Rose Jungman Wernette

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Dedra Fischer

August 10, 2015

Tubby, I am so sorry for the loss of your mom. Please know that you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

Phylles Anne Brieden-Lagarde

August 8, 2015

Leroy, I was so sorry to hear that Velma Rose was gone. She was such a special person - and one of my favorite Brieden cousins. Distance kept us from knowing your family better, but Velma Rose was always special to me. She always made me feel special, too. You have a beautiful family and wonderful memories, but they won't replace her.
Love and prayers,

Kim Davis

August 5, 2015

To the Family of Velma Rose Wernette
I enjoyed meeting your family. I am sending prayers to all and hope you know that she will always be in your heart. She is with Robert and her Parents and they are your Guardian Angels. Tubby you are a very special person and if there is anything I can do please let me know. God Bless and may Velma Rose rest in Piece.

August 3, 2015

We are very sorry for your loss. May our Lord help to comfort your family at this very difficult time. She was so beautiful, loving and proud.
Audrey and Rick Love

August 3, 2015

Our condolences to the entire family, especially granddaughter, Misty Davis. Love you, Peaches and Patricia Stone