Shirley Louise Kocian

Shirley Louise Kocian, 74, of New Caney, Texas passed away on Wednesday, June 20, 2018 She was born on Monday, October 11, 1943 in Houston, Texas to Anthony and Ollie SoRelle Santamaria. Shirley was preceded in death by her father Anthony Santamaria and step father, George W. Mixon. Left to cherish her memory is her loving husband of 37 years Bennie Kocian; mother, Ollie Mixon; son, William J. Wagner Jr.; step daughter, Michelle S. Simon; brothers, George A. Mixon and partner Mario Alvarez; along with numerous other loving family and treasured friends.

All arrangements were handled under the trusted care of Neal Funeral Home.

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Before creating Bluebonnet News in 2018, Vanesa Brashier was a community editor for the Houston Chronicle/Houston Community Newspapers. During part of her 12 years at the newspapers, she was assigned as the digital editor and managing editor for the Humble Observer, Kingwood Observer, East Montgomery County Observer and the Lake Houston Observer, and the editor of the Dayton News, Cleveland Advocate and Eastex Advocate. Over the years, she has earned more than two dozen writing awards, including Journalist of the Year.

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