Starla Lanette Gurka | Obituary


Starla Lanette Gurka, 51, of Alvin, TX died Wednesday, January 12, 2022 at the Houston Hospice Facility in Houston, TX. Starla was born on February 14, 1970 in Galveston, Texas and was a longtime resident of Alvin. She was a graduate of the Conroe/Santa Fe High School Class of 1988 and worked as a legal assistant for the Andrews-Meyers law firm in Houston. Starla is predeceased by her father, George Baker; in-laws, Junior and Millie Gurka.

Starla is survived by her loving husband of 24 years, Terry Gurka; children, Justin Gurka and Alyssa Gurka; mother, Diane Baker; as well as many other relatives and friends.

Visitation was Monday, January 17, 2022 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Scott Funeral Home in Alvin. Funeral services were held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, January 18, 2022 at the Scott Funeral Home with interment at the Confederate Cemetery.

Porters: Eddie Cornelius, Marshall Long, Aaron James “AJ” Gurka, Glen Wilson, Roy Wilks, Humberto Ramirez, William Davis and Lane Thompson.

Arrangements under the direction of the Scott family, 1421 E. Hwy. 6, Alvin, TX 77511. (281) 585-1000,

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