Martha Elizabeth Herwald

martha herwald

April 1, 1936 ~ June 23, 2021

Born in: Billington, Texas
Resided in: Bryan, Texas

Martha Elizabeth (McDonald) Herwald, 85, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, June 23rd, in Bryan, Texas. Visitation will be Saturday, June 26, 9:00 – 11:00am, at Callaway-Jones Funeral Home in Bryan. A private graveside ceremony will be later that same day.

Martha was born on April 1, 1936, in Billington, Texas. She was the daughter of the late Jake and Jessie McDonald. It was in Mart, Texas, where Martha met and married James Herwald. They were married 62 years at the time of her passing. Martha and James raised their family in Bryan. Martha retired from Kroger in 1998 where she had worked for over 25 years. But she was most proud of her family. She was a loving mother, grandmother, great grandmother and great-great grandmother.

Martha is survived by her husband James Herwald; children Pamela, Mark and wife Angela, and Douglas and former wife Dawn; grandchildren Roger and wife Kasyce, Hanna and husband Aaron, Brady and husband Jonathan, Madeline and husband Nicholas, Andrew, and Savannah; great grandchildren Devin, Kaillie, Zoey, and Zeyla; great-great grandchild Kai; brother Jake; and many cousins, nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her parents, and sisters Johnnie Helen and Bonnie.


Visitation: June 26, 2021 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Room: Bluebonnet Chapel

Callaway-Jones Funeral Home & Cremation Center
3001 S College Ave
Bryan, TX 77801


Private Family Service:

Restever Memorial Park Cemetery
5103 N. Texas Ave.
Bryan, TX 77803


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  1. James and Family,

    We were shocked to learn of Martha’s death. Unfortunately, we will be out-of-town Saturday. We are very sorry for your loss. God’s Peace be with you.

    Larry & Joyce Piper

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