YOAKUM: Gilbert Wayne Surman, age 60, passed away Sunday, December 26, 2021. He was born April 30, 1961 in Houston to James and Wilma (Vinklarek) Surman.
He was a service technician for Chandler Drilling. Throughout his life he enjoyed riding horses, his harley, barbeque's, fishing, lottery scratch offs and cherished his quality family time.
Survivors: daughters, Dacia Guerrero (Art) of Tomball and Tabitha Surman (Matthew Solis) of Yoakum; 7 grandchildren; sisters, Elaine Null, Theresa Moore, Joanne Gerules and Elizabeth Janecka; brothers, Vernon Surman, J.C. Surman and Tim Surman.
Preceded in death by: parents; brother, Ricky Surman.
Memorial service 2:00 p.m. Thursday, January 6, 2022 at Thiele-Cooper Funeral Home with Deacon Dennis Kutach officiating.
Arrangements by Thiele-Cooper Funeral Home 361-293-5656.