Lee Roy Hejl, 78, of Bryan passed away July 25, 2009 at St. Joseph Regional Health Center. A celebration of the life of Lee R. Hejl is set for August 8, 2009 at First Baptist Caldwell, Family Life Center at 2 pm.
Mr. Hejl was born on February 13, 1931, in Caldwell, to William and Rosie Hejl. On June 17, 1953, he married Willie Mae Charanza. Mr. Hejl was a self employed home builder in Brazos and Burleson County for many years. He also enjoyed hunting, fishing, gardening, wood working and being with his family and numerous animals.
Lee lived by this motto: The Lord gave us two ends, one to sit on and one to think with. A man’s success depends upon which end he uses most; it is a case of heads you win tails you lose. Lee was defiantly a winner.
He is preceded in death by both parents and 12 brothers and sisters.
He is survived by his wife, Willie Mae Hejl of Bryan; daughter, Kim Muth, of Bryan; son and daughter-in-law, Larry and Amy Hejl, of Caldwell; grandchildren, Trent Muth, of Bryan, Hannah Hejl and Gracie Hejl, both of Caldwell, and numerous nieces and nephews.