OBITUARY

Dorothy Ann Zwald

July 21, 1941May 8, 2021
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Dorothy Ann Zwald (79) of North Richland Hills passed away Saturday May 8, 2021after a courageous battle with lung cancer. She was born July 21, 1941 in Cleveland Township, ND to James and Ann Seidl. Later she lived in Cheyenne, WY where she met her husband David Zwald. They moved to North Richland Hills in ~1964 where they raised their family. She worked as meat wrapper for Safeway Grocery Stores for 25+ years. Before retiring, she worked for Trinity Terrace in Ft. Worth as Supv of their dining hall. Dorothy loved cooking, dancing, and spending time with friends and family, especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren, playing cards/games and watching sports on TV.

Dorothy is survived by her sister Shirley Wonch of Cheyenne, WY; children Howard Willoughby and wife Vicki of NRH, Sandra Willoughby of Arlington, and Daben Zwald and wife Denise of NRH including 8 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren.

Memorial service will be held on May 13, 2021 at 10:30am at Shannon Funeral Home in North Richland Hills, Tx followed by interment at Bluebonnet Hills in Colleyville, Tx

Pallbearers: Howard Willoughby, Daben Zwald, Erik Winkelmann, Matthew Willoughby, Grant Zwald, Jimmy Mahon

  • FAMILY

  • Shirley Wonch, Sister
  • Howard Willoughby (wife Vicki), Son
  • Sandra Willoughby, Daughter
  • Daben Zwald (wife Denise), Grandson
  • Jennifer Roberts (husband Jimmy Mahan), Granddaughter
  • Erik Winkelmann, Grandson
  • Stephanie Hauk (husband AJ), Granddaughter
  • Amber Winkelmann, Grandchild
  • Matthew Willoughby (wife Ebony Hernandez), Grandson
  • Emma Zwald, Granddaughter
  • Lindsay Zwald, Granddaughter
  • Grant Zwald, Grandson
  • Trinity Rodriguez, Great-Granddaughter
  • Hannah Horton, Great-Granddaughter
  • Gavin Callahan, Great Grandson
  • Winter Rodriguez, Great-Grandson
  • Jonah Willoughby, Great-grandchild
  • Mason Hauk, Great-Grandson
  • Blake Hauk, Great-Grandson
  • Freya Mahon, Great-Granddaughter
  • David Zwald, Husband (deceased)
  • James Seidl, Father (deceased)
  • Ann Seidl, Mother (deceased)
  • Grace Knudson, Sister (deceased)
  • Charles (Chud) Seidl, Brother (deceased)
  • Eugene Seidl, Brother (deceased)
  • Stanley (Sonny) Seidl, Brother (deceased)
  • Michael (Micky) Seidl, Brother (deceased)
  • Bonnie Dendinger, Sister (deceased)
  • PALLBEARERS

  • Howard Willoughby
  • Daben Zwald
  • Erik Winkelmann
  • Matthew Willoughby
  • Grant Zwald
  • Jimmy Mahon

Services

  • Visitation

    Wednesday, May 12, 2021

  • Funeral Service

    Thursday, May 13, 2021

  • Committal Service

    Thursday, May 13, 2021

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Susan Brown

May 13, 2021

Aunt Dottie was my favorite over any other aunt. She knew how to have fun, but she also had a serious side and you knew when she meant business. She had a contagious laugh so much so that you just about pee you're pants laughing with her. I loved her very much.

Raine MacKinstry Fussner

May 11, 2021

Daben , Howard and Sandra
I remember Meeting Aunt Dorothy in Pennsylvania at granny’s cabin when all the cousins were fishing for sunnies. She was a lovely lady an I hope that all your precious memories give you comfort t this time

With love
Raine MacKinstry Fussner

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Christmas at Howard and Vicki's

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Grandma and Emma

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Stephanie, Blake, Mason, and Grandma

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Thanksgiving!

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Grandma and Emma

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Grandma and Grant

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Grandma and Lindsay

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Christmas at Howard and Vicki's

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Grandma and Emma

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Stephanie, Blake, Mason, and Grandma

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Thanksgiving!

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Grandma and Emma

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Grandma and Grant

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Grandma and Lindsay

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Grandma at Christmas!

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Grandma and Grandma Seidl