Obituaries

Pura Ortega

August 23, 2017

Pura was born May 22, 1930 in Puerto Rico to Ramon and Estanislus Perez Ortega.  She was a self taught person in math and English. While she was in Brooklyn, she was a member of St. Peter Catholic Church where she was active as a youth and adult

Angelina Carrillo Bosquez

August 22, 2017

Angelina Carrillo Bosquez died August 22, 2017. She was an employee for many years for the City of Fort Worth. She was preceded in death by her parents, Jose and Trinidad Bosquez; her brothers, Robert Bosquez and Ramon Bosquez; sister, Hortens

Mario James Polley

August 21, 2017

Mario James Polley, 14 , died August 21, 2017. Mario was born in Fort Worth November 28, 2002 to Dennis and Michelle Polley. He was an amazing young man, a son and a brother. He was a terrific and loyal friend, a scholar and an athlete, a protecto

Gene Carol Berrier

August 20, 2017

Gene Carol Berrier died on Sunday, August 20, 2017. He was 91 years old. Gene will be interred next to his wife and son in the columbarium at All Saints Episcopal Church, Fort Worth. Gene was born on a farm in Sayre, Oklahoma, on May 26, 1926; his

Mariana Flusche Simeroth

August 20, 2017

Mariana Simeroth, 86, passed away Sunday, August 20, 2017 surrounded by her family. Mariana was born on November 20, 1930 in Muenster, TX to Lawrence and Anna Mae (Bernauer) Flusche. In 1938, she moved with her family to Decatur, TX, where her fat

Veronica Marie Thompson

August 19, 2017

Veronica Marie "Ronnie" Thompson, 35, passed away on August 19, 2017, in Fort Worth. Ronnie was born in Brasilia, Brazil and grew up traveling the world while her mother worked for the Diplomatic Corp at various Embassies. She and her brother, Gre

Martha Rowan Hyder

August 17, 2017

Martha Rowan Hyder, a legendary force who was instrumental in guiding the iconic Van Cliburn International Piano Competition from its inception to its world-renowned status, died on August 17, 2017, at her home in Fort Worth, Texas. The ultimate c

Michael Harlan Neace

August 14, 2017

Mike Neace departed this life on Monday, August 14, 2017 with his wife by his side. His family and friends are devastated to lose him, but they are thankful he is now at peace. Michael Harlan Neace was born January 25, 1946 in Ft. Worth, TX. He wa

Lt. Col. Walter Howard Sanders, USAF(ret.)

August 11, 2017

Lt. Col. Walter Howard Sanders, USAF(ret.) was born January 1, 1934 in Marietta, Georgia to parents Parker Manual and Flossie Mae Sanders. He graduated from Messick High School in 1952 and Memphis State College in 1957. After completing AFROTC he

Kay Mehaffy Sherman

August 10, 2017

Kay Mehaffy Sherman passed away early Thursday morning, August 10, 2017. Patricia Kay Mehaffy was born on June 16, 1951 to Carl Poe Mehaffy, Jr, and Jacqueline Howell Mehaffy. She earned a B.S. in Education from Texas Wesleyan University and taugh

Andrew Nathan Butchard

August 6, 2017

On Sunday, August 6, 2017, Andrew Nathan Butchard left this world peacefully after a courageous three-year battle with cancer in the comfort of his home surrounded by members of his loving family. Andrew “Andy”, the son of Virginia Lou Butchar

Paul J. Ashour

August 4, 2017

Surrounded by family, Paul Ashour died peacefully in his home on Friday, August 4, 2017. He was born on June 29, 1926 in Subiaco, Arkansas on the Feast of Saints Peter and Paul. Nurtured in a Catholic home, Paul was the 8th of 9 children raised by

Eddie Fred Currie

August 2, 2017

E. Fred Currie, 83, died August 2, 2017 from complications related to congestive heart failure. A native of Lubbock, Mr. Currie was a Finance major at Texas Tech University and a proud member of the Phi Gamma Delta fraternity. He graduated in 1955

Ralph Joseph Anderson

July 31, 2017

Ralph J. Anderson, M.D., cherished son of the late James and Evelyn Anderson, passed away peacefully on July 31, 2017. Ralph J. Anderson, M.D., was the Chairman of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology of the University of North Texas Health

Frank Robert Ball Jr.

July 29, 2017

Frank Robert Ball Jr. of Fort Worth TX died peacefully at home July 29, 2017. Bob was born January 1927 in Creston, IA to Frank Robert Ball Sr. and Irene Sweeney Ball. After graduating from high school in Des Moines, IA, he enlisted in the Navy an

Joseph Thomas LeGault

July 29, 2017

Joseph Thomas LeGault passed on Saturday July 29, 2017. He was born June 27, 1933 in Chicago. He served in the U. S. Army as a draftsman and topographer at 8th Army headquarters in Seoul. Under General Maxwell D. Taylor, he worked to provide ma

Mary Nell Noble Rimar

July 29, 2017

Mary Nell Rimar went to Heaven on July 29, 2017 with her children holding her hands. Mary was born on Jan.25, 1927. She was adopted at six months of age from the Buckner Children’s Home in Dallas by her parents, C.L. and Emily Noble, of Snyder,

Whitney Elizabeth Moore Harwell

July 28, 2017

Whitney Elizabeth Harwell, age 51, went to be with our Heavenly Father on July 28, 2017. Whitney was born August 19, 1965 in Fort Worth, Texas, the daughter of William Edward Moore and Patricia June Moore. A fifth-generation Fort Worth, Texas nati

Jacob Leonard Pouttu

July 27, 2017

Jacob Pouttu passed away on Thursday, July 27th, 2017. He was born in Northern Michigan, in Ewen in Ontonagan County, on February 22, 1937. As a young man, he joined the U.S. Coast Guard at the age of 17. He served in Japan and later on the Great Lak

Jack Tarvin Jr.

July 27, 2017

Jack Tarvin Jr. died early Thursday morning, July 27, 2017. Jack Tarvin Jr. was born on June 18, 1948 in Fort Worth, to Jack Sr. and Jeane Perse Tarvin. He was a 1966 graduate of Northside H.S. and served in the U.S.Army. Upon returning, Jack earned

Leo Garrett Perdue

July 25, 2017

Leo Garrett Perdue, 70, died on July 25, 2017. Leo Garrett Perdue was born on October 7, 1946 in Paul’s Valley, Oklahoma to  Leo Dennis and Lottie May Stanton Perdue.   He was an All-State Tournament basketball player and was on the 1964 Stat

Hoai Nam Thi Nguyen

July 23, 2017

  We deeply mourn the loss of our beloved mother, grandmother Mrs. Maria HOAINAM THI NGUYEN Born on the 04th of January, 1935 in Saigon, Vietnam Passed away at 11:42 am on the 23rd of July, 2017 in Arlington, Texas AT AGE 82 Coffin will lie

Sister Frances Evans

July 22, 2017

Sr. Frances Evans, the "Ranger Nun", died peacefully in her sleep on Saturday, July 22, 2017 at the age of 90. Frances Elizabeth Evans was born on July 31, 1926 in Temple to Reid and Kathryn Riddle Evans.  She earned a B.S. in Medical Technology

Maxine Moore Cahoon Boardman

July 22, 2017

After 94 full and productive years, Maxine Moore Cahoon Boardman died peacefully at home on July 22, 2017. She died, as she lived, on her own terms, in her own way, confident that it was her time.  She was ready, but it surprised us all. Maxine

Wilma Elizabeth Parish Furche

July 18, 2017

Wilma Elizabeth Parish Furche, 99, passed away Tuesday, July 18, 2017 in Trenton, Missouri. Wilma Elizabeth Parish was born December 11, 1917 in Grayson County, Texas.  She was the second daughter and fifth child of Exa Mae Kirkbride Parish and O