Donald E. Saathoff A member of the HPROA passed away on Thursday, December 21, 2017 at the age of 60. He is survived by his wife, retired Senior Police Officer Martha M. Saathoff who retired January 2015 and was last assigned with the Internal Affairs Division. He joined the Houston Police Department on August 22, 1983, Academy Class #115 and was a Veteran of the United States Marine Corps. During his career with the department, Officer Saathoff was assigned to the Central Division, Traffic and Accident Division and Training Division until his retirement on January 17, 2015.
The body is entrusted with Grace Funeral Home, 214 North Market Street, Goliad, Texas 77963 (361) 645-3216. A Visitation will be held at Grace Funeral Home on Wednesday, December 27, 2017 from 2:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. followed by a Rosary which will be recited at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 238 North Commercial Street, Goliad, Texas 77963 (361) 645-3095 beginning at 8:00 p.m.
A second Visitation will be held before the Funeral Service at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church on Thursday, December 28, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. Funeral Services will begin at 1:00 p.m. Interment will follow at Cristo Rey Cemetery, Goliad County.