Beloved by all who knew her, Henriette Betty Vogel, passed away on Wednesday, December 6, 2023 in Temple, Texas. She was born on August 17, 1960, in Weidenberg, Germany, to Karl and Erna (Ferna) Vogel.
Henriette's legacy as a Sheriffs Deputy in Bell County for 32 years is a testament to her unwavering commitment to justice and service. With unyielding dedication, she donned her uniform working in the Bell County Jail and the Courts and Trends Court House, fearlessly protecting those in need. Beyond her profession, Henriette cherished her family and the love they shared. She was a devoted wife, finding her life partner in Leonard Holdridge during their shared passion for horseback riding, they were married in July of 1994. Henriette's love for animals extended to all her beloved pets, who brought endless joy and companionship into her life.
Henriette is survived by her loving husband Leonard K. Holdridge of Belton; her daughter, Stefana Holdridge-Huges of Huntsville, TX and her three grandchildren.
Visitation for Henriette will be held from 3 pm to 5 pm at Crotty Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Belton, TX.
Henriette Betty Vogel's departure leaves an immense void in our hearts, but her spirit will forever remain an inspiration for bravery and kindness. She will forever be remembered and cherished for her selflessness, bravery, and unwavering dedication to her community.