Archive - 2013 - Obituary
Lydia Marie Kafer Althof passed away on June 21, 2013, surrounded by her loving family following a long and valiant battle with Alzheimerâs. She was born July 25, 1914 in Hurnville, Texas to Karl and Anna Kafer.
She married Richard Emil Althof on Nov. 4, 1934. After living many years in country, they moved to Roscoe, Texas in 1982. They celebrated 59 years of marriage.
Her treasures in her life were her family, the First Baptist Church in Roscoe, her love of God, her home and flower gardens.
David âJetsâ Gonzales, 50, of Sweetwater, passed away at his home. Graveside services for David will be Saturday, June 22, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. at Hermleigh Cemetery in Hermleigh. Father Roy Badilles will be officiating services. Family and friends will be meeting Saturday, June 22, 2013 at McCoy Funeral Home at 9 a.m. for visitation.
David was born July 21, 1962 to parents Faustino Gonzales and Elida Bernal in Snyder. He worked at Pepsi Bottling Company in Abilene for last three years and previously worked for Stromanâs Exxon in Sweetwater.
Funeral services for Stephanie Denise Reep, 39, of Fort Worth, formerly of Sweetwater, will be held at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, June 18, 2013 at McCoy Chapel of Memories. Rev. Keith Clower will officiate and interment will follow at Roby Cemetery under the direction of McCoy Funeral Home.
The family will receive friends at McCoy Funeral Home on Monday, June 17 from 6-8 p.m.
Reep died Saturday, June 15, 2013 in Fort Worth.
She was born Jan. 28, 1974 in Abilene. Stephanie graduated from Southwest High School in Fort Worth. She lived in Fort Worth the past 25 years and in Sweetwater before that.
Donna G. (Waits) Shuler went to be with her Lord and Savior on June 13, 2013. She was born to Frances (Waits) Bearden and the late Eugene P. Waits in Sweetwater on Nov. 2, 1948.
Bobbie Null, age 78 of Sweetwater, passed away on Sunday, June 16, 2013 at Hendrick Medical Center.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, June l8, 2013 at Avondale Baptist Church with Rev. Terry White officiating. Burial will follow at Garden of Memories. Arrangements are under the direction of Cate-Spencer & Trent Funeral Home.
William Leonard Woodward, Sr., âWoodyâ passed away on June 14, just before midnight. He was born in Cincinnati, Ohio on March 15, 1931 and was named after the Sweet William flowers that bloomed outside of his home.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Francis Mary Woodward (born Brunner); his father Harry Woodward; brothers Ernest, John, Danny and Ralph; and sisters Flora, Mable and Fanny.
Ruben C. Barrera, age 59, of Colorado City, passed away on Tuesday, June 11, 2013 at Rolling Plains Memorial Hospital.
Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, June l4, 2013 at Sweetwater Cemetery with Tony Lara officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Cate-Spencer & Trent Funeral Home.
Linda Guy Jarman, age 70, of Lubbock, Texas, died peacefully surrounded by her family on Wednesday, June 12, 2013 at University Medical Center after a courageous battle with cancer. Her strong will to live, unwavering faith in God, and the love and prayers of family and friends carried her through her 12-year battle with cancer.Â She was the beloved wife of James F. Jarman of Lubbock.
Linda was born in Gorman, Texas on July 5, 1942 and grew up in Lovington, New Mexico.Â She was the daughter of the late W.O. and Juanita Guy.
Funeral services for Winnie Thelma Martindale, 95, of Sweetwater, will be at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, June 12, 2013 at First Christian Church with Rev. Curtis Ward officiating. Interment will follow at Pyron Cemetery under the direction of McCoy Funeral Home.
Mary L. Clemmer, age 89, of Hamlin, (former resident of Sweetwater) passed away on Thursday, June 6, 2013 at Hamlin Memorial Hospital in Hamlin
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, June 8, 2013 at Cate-Spencer & Trent Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. James Spalding officiating. Burial will follow at Sweetwater Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Cate-Spencer & Trent Funeral Home.