Doris Ingrid Hamilton

Doris Ingrid Hamilton, 73, of Amarillo, TX died Sunday, January 5, 2020.

A memorial gathering will be from 5-7:00 p.m., Tuesday, January 7, 2020, at Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.

Doris was born August 23, 1946, in Bad Kissingen, Bavaria, East Germany, to Robert and Antonia Werther.  She married Charles Richard Hamilton in 1964 in Würzburg, Germany and moved to the United States and Lubbock in 1965.  She worked at the Avalanche News Journal in Lubbock, the San Angelo Standard Times, and from 1979-2010 at the Amarillo Globe-News.

Doris was Catholic.

She was preceded in death by her husband in 2004.

Survivors include her mother, Antonia Werther, of Germany; two sons, Glenn Hamilton and wife Jayme, of The Woodlands, TX, and Chris Hamilton and wife Kim, of Combine, TX; three daughters, Marilyn Glidewell, Janice Apodaca, and Monica Blucher and husband Donnie, all of Amarillo, TX; two sisters, Ursula and Inga, both of Germany; and seven grandchildren, Lauren, Carston, Erika, Matthew, Alec, Chase, and Karlee.

7 Replies to “Doris Ingrid Hamilton”

  1. Alvin and I are so sorry for your loss. Our prayers, and the prayers of Freedom Baptist family are with you and yours at this time.
    We love each of you, and are praying our FATHER will comfort you with great memories of your mother.

  2. My thoughts and prayers are with all of the Hamilton family at this time. I miss all of those special times when she made dinners and included me with your family. She was always working so hard at her job and home. Love to all of you.

  3. With deepest sympathy we share in your sadness. We are so sorry for your loss. Wishing you peace and sending healing prayers and love to your family.
    May loving memories forever hold in your heart.

  4. So sorry for your loss I never met your mom but I sure she was a great lady. I know the pain of losing a mom and I will keep you and the family in my prayers! God bless!

  5. Chris –

    So sorry for your loss, our thoughts and prayers are with you through this difficult time. Know that while she is with God, her legacy lives on.

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