Obituaries for Hereford

Marjorie DeVerne “Dee” Weston – March 6, 2017

Tuesday, March 7th, 2017

Marjorie DeVerne “Dee” Weston, 86, of Hereford, died Monday, March 6, 2017. Weston Obit Pic

Memorial services will be at 11:00 a.m., Friday, March 10, 2017, in Christ Community Fellowship Church in Vega with Darren Elliot officiating. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers at Vega, 110 Main.

Dee was born Jan. 17, 1931, in Amarillo to Horace and Gertrude Bates. She attended Barn Church in Hereford, More Church in Amarillo, and was a member of Christ Community Fellowship Church in Vega.

She began her career as an operator at Southwestern Bell Telephone Company, retiring after 37 years of service as a frame assistant.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Mack Weston on Feb. 20, 2010.

Survivors include three daughters, Michelle Robinson and husband David of Hereford and Melodie Hodges and Lisa Kimbrell, both of Amarillo; a brother, Donovan Bates and wife Doris of Rockport; four grandchildren, Todd Allison, Thomas Kimbrell, Cammie Hodges and Kevin Hodges; three great-grandchildren, Brandy, Caitlyn and Olivia; and 1 great-great-grandchild, Lilianna.

The family suggests memorials be to Hereford SPCA; or Christ Community Fellowship Church, 607 Coke St, Vega, TX 79092.

The family will be at 3743 Yucca in Hereford.

Sign the online guestbook at www.boxwellbrothers.com.

 

 

Anthony Louis Paschel – December 19, 2016

Tuesday, December 20th, 2016

paschel-obit-picAnthony Louis Paschel, 86, of Hereford, died Monday, Dec. 19, 2016.

Rosary will be said at 7:00 pm, Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2016, in Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Vega.  Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m., Thursday, Dec. 22, 2016, in Immaculate Conception Catholic Church with Fr. Mieczyslaw Przepiora officiating.  Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery at Vega.  Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.

Anthony was born Nov. 7, 1930, in Lawrence, KS. to Fred and Margaret Paschel and moved to Hereford around 1942.  He married Katherine Brorman on August 8, 1951.  Anthony served in the Army in Korea in 1952.

He had farmed near Vega since 1942.  He was a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Vega.

Anthony loved his family, church, country and community.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Fred and Margaret Paschel; his stepmother, Clara Paschel; his sister, Gerry Fangman; and a grandson, Miles Paschel.

Survivors include his wife, Katherine Paschel; his children,  Margaret and Albert Schoenenberger of Hereford, Barbara Black of Plano, Richard and Arlene Paschel of Chickasha, OK., Ralph and Grace Paschel of Hereford, Rita and Bryce Garrett of Dalhart, Janet and Darryl Flusche of Canyon and Louis and Brenda Paschel of Hereford; twenty grandchildren, Karl, Ryan, Brent, Sara, Karen, Denise, Nicholas, Jaclyn, Jonathan, Nathan, Daniel, Keela, DeAnn, Brandee, Wendy, Kyle, Tamara, Branden, Mikayla and Keaton; fifteen great-grandchildren, Tyler, Austin, Jace, Sage, Delilah, Cowan, Jacee, Monty, Lucas, Emily, Zoe, Riley, Garrett, Hannah and Sarah; a brother, Raymond Paschel of Knoxville, TN.; and a sister, Mary Acker of Corpus Christi.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials be made to Vega Cemetery Fund, EMT of Vega, or BSA Hospice of the Southwest, 5211 SW 9th, Suite, 100, Amarillo, TX 79106.

Daniel C. Diaz – July 29, 2016

Monday, August 1st, 2016

Diaz Obit PicDaniel C. Diaz, 63, of Hereford, died Friday, July 29, 2016.

Rosary will be said at 6:00 p.m., Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2016, at Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel.  Services will be at 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2016, at Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel.  Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.

Daniel was born Nov. 8, 1952, in Lorenzo to David and Antonia Diaz.  He graduated from Hereford High School.  Daniel was a brick mason.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Raquel Diaz.

Survivors include a son, James Daniel Diaz and wife Florence, of Amarillo; his mother, Antonia Diaz, of Hereford; a brother, Alex Diaz, of Amarillo; five sisters, Sylvia Jensen, of Shawnee, Okla., Iris Diaz, of Clayton, N.M., Alicia Coronado and Beatrice Karlin, both of Hereford and Carmen Martinez, of Del City, Okla.; two grandchildren, Raquel and James Diaz; and his companion, Gloria R. Mendoza.