October 20, 1939 - October 15, 2021
Alton Wallace Sydow, 81, of Richmond, Texas passed away on October 15, 2021 with his family at his side. He was born on October 20, 1939 in Rosenberg, Texas, the only son of Gus A. and Elsie E. (Matheaus) Sydow. Alton was a member of Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Rosenberg where he served as an usher and was a 50-year member of KJZT. He was a lifetime member of Fort Bend County Fair Association. Sydow attended Holy Rosary Catholic School and later Lamar High School. He was part owner of Dixie Truckline, Inc. since 1956, and also established Sydow’s Truck and Auto Repair in Guy. His hobbies included working with his hands, rebuilding things, farming and ranching. Sydow’s strong work ethic is his legacy that will live on in future generations. In addition to his parents, Alton is preceded in death by his son, Mark Anthony Sydow. Survivors include his high school sweetheart and wife of 62 years, Agnes “Doll” Drabek Sydow; children, Alan Wayne Sydow and wife, Kim, Connie Jo Muegge and husband, Mark, and Dale Sydow; daughter-in-law, Sandra Jo Beard (Sidney); grandchildren, Mason Sydow and wife, Laura, Ashton Sydow and wife, Ann, Dustin Sydow and wife, Ashley, Katy Palermo and husband, Robert, Hannah Muegge and Samuel Muegge; great grandchildren, Makayla, Arkin, Jane, Dylan, Dalton Sydow, Maggie and Johnny Palermo; godchild Gary Drabek; sister Lena Filipp (Johnny) along with a host of nieces, nephews and cousins. He is preceded in death by his sister Gussie Kalmus. Visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. with a Rosary at 7:00 p.m., Friday, October 22, 2021 in the Chapel of Davis- Greenlawn Funeral Home in Rosenberg. The funeral mass will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, October 23, 2021, at St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Needville. Burial to follow at Guy Public Cemetery. Serving as pallbearers are Mark Muegge, Gary Drabek, Mason Sydow, Ashton Sydow, Dustin Sydow and Samuel Muegge. For those wishing, memorials may be made in Alton’s name to Holy Rosary Catholic School. Tributes and words of condolence may be left for the family at www.davisgreenlawnfh.com. Arrangements are under the direction of Davis-Greenlawn Funeral Home, 3900 B.F. Terry Blvd., Rosenberg, Texas 77471, Phone: 281- 341-8800.
Alton Wallace Sydow, 81, of Richmond, Texas passed away on October 15, 2021 with his family at his side. He was born on October 20, 1939 in Rosenberg, Texas, the only son of Gus A. and Elsie E. (Matheaus) Sydow. Alton was a member of Holy Rosary... View Obituary & Service Information
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