Obituaries

Teddy Michael Christoph

July 8, 2019

Teddy Michael Christoph, 62, died July 8, 2019. Teddy Michael Christoph was born July 8, 1957 in Guam, the son of Frances Annette Barlowand Teddy Howard Christoph. He was preceded in death by his father and his sister, Lisa Marie Christoph.

William Durrah (Bill) Ratliff III

July 7, 2019

William Durrah Ratliff, III, better known as Bill to most, also known as Billy to his family and many lifelong friends, passed on to be with his Lord and Savior on July 7, 2019, with family by his side after a brave battle with cancer.  Bill would h

Judith Ann Chaney

July 7, 2019

Judith Ann Chaney, 77, died Sunday, July 7, 2019 at her home in Plano, Texas. Judith Ann Chaney was born November 24, 1941 in Saltillo, Texas.  The second of three sisters, she was a happy, mild-mannered child with an agreeable nature, quick to f

Daphne Angela Moore Currie

July 7, 2019

Angela Currie passed unexpectedly Sunday, July 7, 2019, at her home in Fort Worth. Born and raised in Fort Worth, Angela graduated from Carter Riverside High School in 1952 and attended both the University of North Texas, and Texas Christian Unive

Joseph Michael Murphy

July 6, 2019

Joseph Michael Murphy, 77, died July 6, 2019. Joseph was born June 30, 1942 in Fort Worth, the son of Thomas Joseph and Helen Elizabeth (Flynn) Murphy.  He was a life long resident of Fort Worth, a graduate of Laneri High School and a parishioner

Robert Edwin White

July 4, 2019

Robert White, 80, passed away July 4, 2019. Bob graduated from Tarleton State University. He was a banker and enjoyed his family, traveling with friends, golf, football, and his church family. Bob is survived by his wife, Roberta White; daughte

Joseph Ray Rhyne

July 2, 2019

Joseph Ray Rhyne, 87, died July 2, 2019. Born May 16, 1932 in Teague, Texas, Joseph Ray Rhyne was the son of Joseph Calvin and Olivia Elizabeth King Rhyne.  He graduated from Paschal High School and TCU.  Ray served in the U.S. Marine Corps Rese

Jane Elizabeth Warren

June 28, 2019

Jane Elizabeth New Warren was born June 12, 1930 in Henrietta, Texas, the daughter of John K. and Rosa Katherine McJilton New.  She graduated from St. Joseph Nursing School in 1952 and retired after her career as a Registered Nurse. Jane is survi

Roy Henry Coleman Jr.

June 27, 2019

Roy Henry Coleman, Jr., founder and CEO of Benz Airborne, affectionately known by all his family and friends as “Big Dad” passed away on Thursday, June 27, 2019. He was 80. “To live will be an awfully big adventure” - J.M. Barrie ...and li

Rose Christopher Rector Munson

June 26, 2019

Rose Christopher Rector Munson, age 90, of Fort Worth, Texas died peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Wednesday, June 26, 2019. Rose Munson was born January 6, 1929, in Lamesa, Texas. She was an avid sailor, winning the Adams Cup, a nati

Mary Helen Collier

June 16, 2019

Mary Helen Collier, a beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend, stepped into the presence of her Lord on Sunday, June 16, 2019 after having lived life to its fullest for 87 years. Mary Helen was born on August 2, 1931 to Reu

Adelaide Raetz

June 12, 2019

Adelaide Raetz, 88, passed away on June 12, 2019, surrounded by her family Adelaide was born on December 16, 1930 in Millsap to Jorge and Teresa Uribe. She was one of 8 children. Later, she became the Fort Wolters Base Commander’s secretary, whe

Ronald Edward Kennedy

June 6, 2019

Ronald E. Kennedy, 83, died Thursday, June 6, 2019. Ronald Edward Kennedy was born July 23, 1935 in Galveston, Texas, the son of Richard and Anne (Mikeska) Kennedy. He was a graduate of Ball High School in Galveston and a 1957 graduate of Texas

Leland A. Hodges Jr.

June 1, 2019

Leland Allen Hodges, Jr., loving father, grandfather and husband passed away June 1, 2019. Leland was born August 1, 1928 in Waco. He moved to Fort Worth in 1932 and graduated from Paschal High School in 1945 at the age of 16. He then went on to s

Wanda Nell Ferrill

June 1, 2019

Wanda Nell Reaves Ferrill went home to the Lord on June 1, 2019 in Fort Worth at the age of 88. Wanda was born on May 30, 1931 in Trent, Texas. She started her collegiate career at the University of Texas and graduated with a Bachelor’s in Edu

Peggy Louise Sellers Rayzor

May 31, 2019

Peggy Louise Sellers Rayzor passed away peacefully on May 31, 2019 in Fort Worth at her home surrounded by family. Peggy was born on September 20, 1940 in Meridian, Mississippi and attended the University of Mississippi as one of the first women i

Mary Gemma Lubrano

May 27, 2019

Mary Gemma Lubrano, 85, died peacefully on Monday, May 27, 2019 after a courageous and swift battle with cancer. Born on October 5, 1933 in Staten Island, New York, Mary Gemma was the daughter of Philip J. and Mary Murphy. Her brother was Philip D

Floyd Ray Benson Sr.

May 27, 2019

Floyd Ray Benson Sr. was born May 1, 1941 in Fort Worth, Texas, the son of Paul Levi and Mary Magdalyn (Staley) Benson. He served in the US Navy and was employed as a machinist mechanic for Martin Sprocket & Gear. Floyd was preceded in deat

Henry Patrick Glennon

May 27, 2019

Henry P. Glennon, 97, went to be with our Lord on Memorial Day, May 27, 2019. Henry was born May 21, 1922 in Swoyersville, PA, to Patrick and Lillian Glennon.  He met Clara, his beautiful wife of 71 years, on a blind date on Valentine Day 1947.

Robert Elvis (Bob) Hurt

May 20, 2019

Robert Elvis (Bob) Hurt, 87, passed away Monday, May 20, 2019 in Rogers, Arkansas. Born September 28, 1931 in Longview, Texas, Bob graduated from Paschal High School and Texas Wesleyan University.  He served in the US Marine Corps from 1951-1955

Kenneth Lee Mellina

May 18, 2019

Kenneth Lee Mellina died unexpectedly after a brief illness on May 18, 2019 in Dallas at the age of 67. Ken was born on April 24, 1952 in Fort Worth to George and Betty Mae Mellina. He graduated from Paschal High School in 1970. After earning a Ba

Colleen Corbett Schumacher

May 17, 2019

Colleen Corbett Schumacher, born October 7, 1953, was a loving and devoted wife, mother and grandmother.  God suddenly called her home on Friday, May 17th, 2019. A devout Catholic, she was a charter member of St. Bartholomew Catholic Church where

Linda Kay Gunnels Lewis

May 14, 2019

Linda Kay Gunnels Lewis, beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and friend, passed away May 14, 2019, in Dallas. Linda was born October 2, 1944, in Fort Worth, as the youngest child of Hubert Timothy and Lessie Maude (Alexander) Gunnels.

Sergio Eduardo Perera

May 12, 2019

Sergio Eduardo Perera, 82, of Arlington passed away Sunday, May 12, 2019. Sergio was born in Mexico City. He received degrees from UNAM and the Universidad Ibero-Americana in Mexico, Columbia University in New York and the University of Toronto. He s

Ruth Joann Betlach Greig

May 8, 2019

Ruth Greig, a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother passed away on Wednesday, May 8, 2019, at the age of 81. Ruth was born on May 31, 1937 in Jackson, Minnesota to Emil and Helen Betlach. On January 22, 1959 she married Abboud (Ab