Obituaries

Samuel Silva, M.D.

April 1, 2018

Samuel Silva, MD, 89, died on Sunday, April 1, 2018 at his home. Dr. Samuel Silva was born June 4, 1928 in Torreon, Coahuila, Mexico. His grandfather, Dr. Samuel Silva, a surgeon and Mayor of Torreon, greatly influenced him. After attending privat

Jonathan Hampton Sisson

April 1, 2018

Jonathan Hampton Sisson left this earthly life on April 1, 2018. Jon was born July 23, 1966 in Seattle, WA, to Richard and Judy (Landeen) Sisson.  Jon graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a BBA and Harvard University Graduate Sch

Patricia Manning Bilardi

March 31, 2018

Patricia "Pat" Manning Bilardi passed away on Saturday, March 31, 2018. Pat was one of eleven children born to Bernard and Anvelina Manning.  She married Joe Bilardi in 1955, while he was stationed at Carswell Air Force Base, and their union prov

Connor Anderson McCarthy

March 30, 2018

Connor Anderson McCarthy, 25, passed away on March 30, 2018. Connor was born to Judy and Terry McCarthy August 26, 1992 on Galveston Island in the midst of Hurricane Andrew.  His family moved to Fort Worth where he grew up and always considered t

Clifford Edwin Greene

March 29, 2018

Clifford Greene, 95, passed away of natural causes on Thursday, March 29, 2018. Cliff was born to Clifford Maxwell and Margaret (McDougall) Greene on January 31, 1923 in San Francisco, CA. Cliff enlisted in the US Army in October 1942, serving as

O J Butts

March 28, 2018

Oliver "OJ" Butts passed away peacefully at home Wednesday, March 28, 2018. OJ was born in Fort Worth on February 15, 1917, the son of Oliver J. and Marie Ward Butts.  At age 14, he won a Charleston dance contest with Ginger Rogers.  OJ graduate

Katherine Maloney Smith

March 28, 2018

Katherine Maloney Smith (“Kiki”), 92, died Wednesday, March 28, 2018. Kiki was born on August 14, 1925 in Fort Worth, TX to Eugene Pitt and Mary Elizabeth (Maloney) Smith. After graduating from Rice University in 1945 with a Bachelor of Arts d

Clarolyn Cramer Harris

March 28, 2018

Clarolyn Cramer Harris died in Fort Worth on March 28, 2018, four days before her 89th birthday. Clarolyn was born in Topeka, Kansas, the only child of Clark and Gwendolyn Cramer. She liked to remind her friends that her birth was on April Fool’

Jack Weldon Ferrill

March 22, 2018

Jack Weldon Ferrill went home to the Lord on March 22, 2018 in Fort Worth, Texas at the age of 88. Jack was born on September 3, 1929 near Sidney, Comanche County, Texas. He graduated from Comanche High School. He met his long-time sweetheart, Wan

Kay Eigel Fuhrman

March 21, 2018

Kay Eigel Fuhrman died peacefully Wednesday, March 21, 2018. Kay was born in St. Louis, MO, to Edwin and Catherine Eigel. After earning a B.S. in Nursing from St Louis University, she married fellow SLU graduate, Bill Fuhrman, and moved to Fort

Robin Michele Rhyand

March 19, 2018

Robin Michelle Rhyand, 62, died Monday, March 19, 2018. Robin was born May 14, 1955 in Cleveland, Ohio the daughter of Galton and Margaret Marie Ferry Rhyand. Robin served as a Sergeant in the US Army and was a Student Development Associate a

Joyce Arlene Koeneke McNey

March 19, 2018

Joyce Arlene Koeneke McNey passed away peacefully on March 19, 2018, in the company of family and the caring staff of Sunrise Assisted Living. Born September 18, 1929, in Brighton Colorado, to Rudy Koeneke and Lillie Jung Koeneke, Joyce dearly lov

Frances Treeman Hoch

March 18, 2018

Frances Treeman Hoch joined the Church Triumphant on March 18, 2018 at the age of 93. Frances was born in 1924 to Ralph William and Frances Irene McCune Treeman in Perry, OK. She was preceded in death by her parents, her three siblings, and her hu

Lt. Col. Mary I. Garza, USAF(ret.)

March 11, 2018

Mary Inez Garza passed away peacefully at a local care center on Sunday, March 11, 2018. Mary was born on July 2, 1932 in San Antonio to Frank G. Garza and Lydia Diaz Garza. From an early age Mary always was a very likeable and humble spirit.

Joyce Claire Shemelynce

March 9, 2018

Joyce Claire Shemelynch, 88, passed away Friday, March 9, 2018 in Weatherford. Joyce was born September 18, 1929 in New Orleans, Louisiana to Leopold and Daisy Unverzagt. She is joining her loving husband, John, in heaven who preceded her in death

William Macon Ingram

March 8, 2018

William M. "Bill" Ingram, 89, passed away on Thursday, March 8, 2018. William Macon Ingram was born April 27, 1928 in the Walnut Grove community of Gibson County, TN. He attended Springhill schools, graduated from the University of Tennessee

Jody Grant

March 5, 2018

Jody passed away peacefully with all her children by her side Monday morning, March 5, 2018. During her intensive 10-week battle with cancer, she was surrounded day and night by her children, grandchildren, brothers and sisters — a testament to how

William Hites

March 4, 2018

William (Bill) Hites, 91, beloved husband, father, grandfather, and friend, went to be with the Lord, on March 4th 2018. Bill was born in Dallas, and served as a radar technician with the US Army’s Signal Corp during WW II, stationed in the Hawa

James Marvin Coburn

March 1, 2018

James Marvin Coburn died peacefully with his wife by his side on Thursday, March 1, 2018. James Marvin Coburn was born on July 31, 1940 in Perryton, Texas to Marvin Lafayette and Eloise Ruth Bull Coburn.  He was a 1958 graduate of Carter Riversid

Sister Dorothy Ann Flori

February 26, 2018

Dorothy May Flori was born in Waco, Texas, on September 18, 1925, to Aloysius William and Barbara Teresa Kohl Flori. She died on February 26, 2018, at Our Lady of Victory Center in Fort Worth. In Waco, she and her siblings attended Sacred Heart Ac

David Paul Marburger

February 26, 2018

David Paul Marburger, a loving grandson, son, father, husband and friend to all was released to the angels on Monday, February 26, 2018 shortly after he and his love, Nadia were married.  He left us with a smile on his face as his pain drifted away.

Samuel Edward Cook Sr.

February 21, 2018

Samuel Edward "Ed" Cook Sr. died Wednesday, February 21, 2018. Samuel Edward Cook Sr. was born December 18, 1936 in Fort Worth, the son of Sam and Haydie Marie Schultz Cook.  Ed, as he was known, was a 1954 graduate of Paschal High School and rec

Phyllis Ann Berry Weber

February 21, 2018

Phyllis Ann Berry Weber of Fort Worth, 92, was taken into God’s loving arms on Wednesday, February 21 after a short illness. She was the daughter of Joseph and Mabel (Kennedy) Berry, and the mother of Jan Farrington (Brian), Suzanne Eklund (Charles

Joan Goodwin Stripling

February 21, 2018

Joan Goodwin Stripling, 83, passed away Wednesday, February 21, 2018 in Fort Worth, Texas. Joan was born on March 30, 1934 in New Albany, Mississippi to Byron and Modean (Henderson) Goodwin. She moved to Fort Worth at an early age and it was there

Mary Louise Clugsten Khan

February 18, 2018

It is with the greatest sadness that the family of Mary Louise Khan announces her unexpected passing in her home on Sunday, February 18, 2018 at the age of 64. She was born and lived most of her life in Alton, IL but was living in Fort Worth Texas at