Resendez Funeral Services for Nicholas Tye Resendez, 22, of Sealy, Texas were held Tuesday, September 25, 2007 at 10:00 AM from the Immaculate Conception Church in Sealy, with the Rev. Eric Pitre celebrating the funeral mass and rite of committal. Interment followed in the Immaculate Conception Cemetery in Sealy. Serving as pallbearers were Bobby Necker, Jeff Gaston, Bryan Skaggs, Eric Kreilder, Cesar Martinez and Louis Resendez, Jr. Honorary pallbearers were Anthony Resendez, Charlie Brandes, Juan Martinez, Rene' Salinas, Donald Zaskoda, Rodney Ross, Juan Carlos, Laura Villa, Steven Kreilder, Matilde Villa, Mark Krampitz, Don Krampitz, Jr., Richard Holloman, Francisco Villa, Jr., Cody Brown, Curt Brown, Jake Davis and Employees of Wild West Honda in Katy. Nicholas Tye Resendez, 22, of Sealy, Texas passed away on the morning of Sept. 22, 2007. Nicholas was born on March 5, 1985 in Katy, Texas to parents Manuel Resendez, Jr. and Terri Resendez. Nick attended Sealy Schools and graduated from Sealy High School in May of 2004. He attended the Universal Technical Institute in Houston where he studied automotive mechanics and graduated with a degree in Automotive Technology. He was employed by Wild West Honda in Kat, Texas. His love of motorcycles was evident and extended beyond his abilities as a technician. Nick was an avid rider and often got together with friends to enjoy riding with people who loved it as much as he did. Cesar Martinez was one such friend and was like a brother to Nick. Nick was always the loudest person in the crowd and made sure he was heard and seen, always telling jokes and laughing in a way that was contagious and memorable. Nick also loved to eat, (although you couldn't tell it) and one of his favorite restaurants was Cazadores Mexican! However, when Nicholas was really hungry, WhatABurger was his number one choice.
Nick always lived life to the fullest and was a wonderful husband and father. He spent a great deal of time with his family and his children were his greatest joy. Nick worked very hard to make sure his children had what they needed and when he wasn't working he played just as hard to make up for the times he could not be around. A beloved husband and father, Nicholas is survived by his wife, Veronica Resendez and two children, Marissa Kate and Tyler Andrew Resendez of Sealy, Father, Manuel Resendez, Jr. and Diane Rychlik of Sealy, Mother, Terri Resendez and sisters, Ashley and Lindsey Resendez, niece, Acelynn Jackson and nephews, A.J. and Anthony Jackson all of Sealy, sister Ashley Brandes and brother, Charlie Brandes of Sealy, grandparents, Manuel Resendez, Sr. and Frances Resendez of Sealy and Irene Krampitz of Sealy, parents-in-law, Francisco and Matilde Villa, sister-in-law, Laura Villa and brother-in-law, Rene' Salinas, he is also survived by numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews and friends to numerous to mention. He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Don Krampitz and cousin, Chad Gann. Memorial contributions may be made to the Citizen's State Bank-Sealy, Texas for the benefit of Marissa and Tyler Resendez, Infant children of Nicholas Resendez. Funeral Services under the direction of Knesek Bros. Funeral Chapel, 768 Fourth Street, Sealy, Texas 77474 979-885-3535
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