Sidney Willems

Sidney Willems

Saturday, September 23, 1944 - Tuesday, June 18, 2019
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Obituary

Sidney Willems, 74, of Allen, passed away on Tuesday, June 18, 2019 in Allen.

Family and friends will gather to celebrate her life at a graveside service at 2:00 PM Sunday, June 23, 2019 in the Andrews West Cemetery in Andrews, Texas. The family will receive friends from 5 – 7 PM on Saturday at McNett Funeral Home. Please visit www.mcnettfuneralhome.com for obituary information, visitation and service details, and family pictures or videos.

Sidney was born on September 23, 1944 in Lamesa, Texas to Thomas Raymond Holley and Pearl Josephine Hurt Holley and was raised in Welch, Texas. She graduated from Dawson High School in 1963, where she played basketball and was a cheerleader and football queen. She married Tommy Odell Willems on December 11, 1964 in Welch. She had worked as a Cosmetologist in the 1970’s. They moved to Andrews in 1979 from Dilley. She had worked for the Andrews Independent School District and Devonian Elementary from 1979 – 1995 and retired as the Cafeteria Manager. She was very involved in raising her two sons and attending all their events and games. She was a past member of McKinney Acres Baptist Church in Andrews. Tommy preceded her in death on September 23, 1996. She moved to Lubbock in 1998, where she had worked at Dorothy’s Dress Shop and was a past member of Broadview Baptist Church in Lubbock. She moved to Allen in 2010 to be closer to her family and was a member of the First Baptist Church in Allen. Tommy and she enjoyed playing bingo, Keno at the casinos, but most of all spending time with her family. She was an avid sports fan and watched a lot of sports on TV. She especially loved watching Texas Tech Lady Raiders Basketball as well as her grandchildren play ball. She was also preceded in death by her parents, brother, Gene Holley, and stepmother, Nelia Holley.

Sidney is survived by her 2 sons, Zandy Willems and wife, Angela, of Allen and Kurt Willems and wife, Kim, of Aledo, sister, Murlene Belt and husband, Richard, of Idalou, 4 grandchildren, Taylor Z. Willems, Zayne and Creed Willems, and McKenzi Morris, and special friends Brenda Terry and David Terry.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Friday, June 21, 2019 | 5:00pm - 9:00pm
    When
    Friday, June 21, 2019 5:00pm - 9:00pm
    Location
    McNett Funeral Home
    Address
    705 North Main Street
    Andrews, Texas 79714
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  • Second Visitation

    Saturday, June 22, 2019 | 9:00am - 9:00pm
    When
    Saturday, June 22, 2019 9:00am - 9:00pm
    Location
    McNett Funeral Home
    Address
    705 North Main Street
    Andrews, Texas 79714
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    The family will receive friends from 5 – 7 PM on Saturday at McNett Funeral Home.
  • Third Visitation

    Sunday, June 23, 2019 | 12:00pm - 1:30pm
    When
    Sunday, June 23, 2019 12:00pm - 1:30pm
    Location
    McNett Funeral Home
    Address
    705 North Main Street
    Andrews, Texas 79714
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  • Interment

    Sunday, June 23, 2019 | 2:00pm
    When
    Sunday, June 23, 2019 2:00pm
    Location
    Andrews West Cemetery
    Address
    SW 14th and SW Ave D
    Andrews, Texas 79714
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  • Graveside Service

    Sunday, June 23, 2019 | 2:00pm
    When
    Sunday, June 23, 2019 2:00pm
    Location
    Andrews West Cemetery
    Address
    SW 14th & SW Avenue D
    Andrews, Texas 79714
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The Ortega Family

Posted at 06:21am
With our deepest Sympathy. Sidney will always be in our hearts.
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The Weatherford Smiths (Shane, Hannah, Gracie Mae

Posted at 12:17pm
Dear Kurt, Kim, Zayne & Creed: May God provide comfort as only HE can during this time.
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Victoria Marin

Posted at 10:36am
My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this time.
My faith tells us that she's rejoicing with the angels and that she's now in the hands of the our Lord.

Thinking about you!
Victoria
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Your EnLink Family

Posted at 08:45am
Wishing you peace to bring comfort, the courage to face the days ahead, and loving memories to forever hold in your hearts.
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Kim Eddleman

Posted at 08:22am
Im so sorry for the loss of your mother and mother-n-law. You're in my thoughts and prayers.
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