Alice Deanne Sbrusch Fagert, 75, of Sealy, Texas, passed away on Aug. 20, 2020, following a brief illness.
Deanne was born in Wharton, Texas, on Oct. 6, 1944. Deanne was a life-long learner. She graduated from Orchard High School and continued her education at Wharton County Junior College and the University of Houston.
Deanne was married to Richard Fagert on Dec. 27, 1964. They were married 55 years and recently celebrated their 55th anniversary with a trip to Ireland.
Deanne engaged and inspired students for 47 years as a teacher. She was recognized with many outstanding teacher honors.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Bill and Georgia Sbrusch, brother Robert, and granddaughter Lindsey Fagert. Deanne is survived by her husband Richard, son Bill Fagert and friend Nancy Chavarria; daughter Erin Moore and husband, Frank. The light of her life were her three grandchildren, Hayley Fagert, Katie Fagert and Chaplin Moore.
The funeral service will be held on Aug. 24, 2020, at 6 p.m. at Immaculate Conception Church in Sealy. Father Eric J. Pitre is officiating. A viewing was held Aug. 23, 2020, at Knesek Bros. Hwy 36 Funeral Chapel in Sealy.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be given to The Deanne Fagert Educational Foundation at Citizens State Bank in Sealy.
Funeral arrangements under the direction of Knesek Bros. Funeral Chapel, Sealy; 979-885-3535; www.knesekfuneralhome.com.