Neva Obermier


Neva Marie Granger Obermier, 81, of Houston, Texas passed away on March 12, 2018. She was born March 19, 1936 in Welch, Louisiana. Neva met and married Eugene Walter Obermier in 1955. She traveled the world with him, and settled in Houston to raise their eight children, four sons and four daughters.

Neva worked for Deer Park Police Department, retiring and then worked for the United Way retiring a second time. Her passion was crocheting, needlepoint and baking, spending time with her children and grandchildren.

Her faith in the Lord grew in her many years of service at St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church. She is preceded in death by her husband, Eugene W. Obermier, Sr., sons Eugene Jr., and Kenneth. She is survived by her children: Brian Obermier and wife Judy, Darla Hutchinson and husband Rodney, Venessa Waddell and husband Chuck, Theresa Fox and husband Danny, Lisa Blanchette and husband Bob, Eric Obermier and wife Monica, eighteen grandchildren, and eleven great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends Thursday, March 15, from 5:30pm until 7:00pm, with a rosary being prayed at 7:00pm at St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated Friday, March 16, at 9:30am, also held at St. Frances Cabrini.