Rockdale,TX Class of 1965
Mary Elizabeth Caldwell
December 11, 2016
Mary Elizabeth Caldwell Kulow

A Memorial Service for Mary Elizabeth Kulow, 69, of Needville, TX, will be held 10 AM Thursday, December 15, 2016, at El Campo Church of Christ, 311 E. Calhoun, El Campo, TX 77437.

Visitation will be 5-7:00 PM Wednesday, December 14, 2016, at Garmany & Carden Funeral Directors Chapel, 3103 School Street, Needville, TX 77461.

She was born Mary Elizabeth Caldwell on October 26, 1947, in Waco, TX, to Joe Frank Caldwell and Peggy Elizabeth Nash Caldwell, both of whom preceded her in death. Mrs. Kulow died December 11, 2016, in Sugar Land, TX. She attended Blinn Jr. College, where she met lifelong friends. and then transferred to Sam Houston State University, where she met the love of her life, William Kulow. Her education was in early childhood development. She was the director of Preschool at Faith Lutheran Church and School, Sugar Land, TX, before her retirement. Mary enjoyed giraffes, camping, and crafts. An avid sports fan, she faithfully watched the Houston Astros and the Houston Texans. Most of all, she loved her family, especially her grandchildren.

Survivors include her husband of almost 47 years, William Kulow, of Needville, TX; 3 daughters, Kassie Weaver and husband, David, of Stewardson, Illinois, Kristie Hayes and husband, Gary, of Porter, TX; and Kellie Moran and husband, Justin, of Needville, TX; 7 grandchildren who lovingly knew her as “Nana”, Hannah Weaver, Rachel Weaver, Tabitha Weaver, Lydia Weaver, Kami Hayes, Austin Moran, and Rebecca Moran; and numerous nieces and nephews and other family members.

Memorials may be given in her memory to American Diabetes Association, 7670 Woodway Dr, Suite 230, Houston, TX 77063, or online at

Condolence messages may be written for the Kulow family at

Services are under the direction of Garmany & Carden Funeral Directors, 3101 School Street, Needville, TX 77461
(979)793-4515 or (281)342-4671.