Dorthy “Gayle” Wells Zacek

Dorthy “Gayle” Wells Zacek, 75, of Needville, Texas passed away peacefully on July 17, 2019 in Richmond surrounded by her loving family.

She was born on April 20, 1944 in Jennings, Louisiana to parents Clifford and Mildred Wells.

Gayle was a member of St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Needville.

She was a loving mother, grandmother, sister, and friend who will be missed dearly by all who knew her.

Gayle enjoyed life and could always be found with a smile on her face and a joke on her lips. It was often said she never met a stranger or a person she didn’t call a friend.

Survivors include her son Jeff Zacek and his wife, Griselda and their children, Kaitlyn & Kirsten; daughter Julie Zacek; brothers, Donald Wells and Terry Wells; along with extended family and friends.

She is preceded in death by both of her parents, Clifford and Mildred Wells.

Gayle will be missed but not forgotten.

Visitation will be held from 12:00 p.m. until service time at 1:00 p.m., Sunday, July 21, 2019 in the Chapel of Davis-Greenlawn Funeral Home in Rosenberg. Burial to follow at Greenlawn Memorial Park in Rosenberg.

Tributes and words of condolence may be left for the family at

Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Davis-Greenlawn Funeral Home, 3900 B.F. Terry Blvd., Rosenberg, Texas 77471.

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