Barbara Worrel

GRANBURY, Texas – Barbara Jean Wilhelm Worrel, 62, a loving daughter, sister, wife, mother and grandmother, passed away on Tuesday (July 20, 2010) after a battle with lung cancer.

Barbara was born on May 26, 1948, in Urbana, to Joseph and Bernice Schweighart Wilhelm. She was a member of St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church, the Granbury Quilting Guild and the Blessed Stitches Bee.

Rosary was from 5 to 6 p.m. Friday at Wiley Funeral Home in Granbury, Texas, followed by visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. today (Saturday) at St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church in Granbury, Texas. Burial will be at 9:30 a.m. Monday at the Houston National Cemetery in Houston, Texas.

Memorials may be made to American Cancer Society (Lung Disease).

Survivors are her husband of 36 years, Jay Worrel; daughters, Jennifer and husband, Rob Dockery, Yvonne and husband, Rob Knowles, and Katharine Worrel; grandsons, Andrew and Kyle Knowles; mother, Bernice B. Wilhelm; brothers, Robert Wilhelm and wife, Judy, and Charles Wilhelm and wife, Gloria.

Barbara will be dearly missed by her family, quilting friends and all who knew her.

Preceding her in death was her father, Joseph P. Wilhelm, and her nephew, Matt Wilhelm.

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