Eunice Elizabeth` Koehl Barnett

August 27, 1921July 25, 2011

Eunice E. Barnett, 89, of Victoria passed away on Monday, July 25, 2011. She was born on August 27, 1921 in Victoria to the late Albert J. Koehl and Augusta Angerstein Koehl. Eunice was a retired Office Manager for the J.C. Penny Company. Reading and knitting were two of her favorite pastimes. She also enjoyed researching her family history and the history of Victoria and surrounding counties.

Survivors include sons, Michael Guy Barnett (Carolyn) and Jack Craig Barnett (Sandra), of Victoria, also 6 grandchildren: Craig Barnett (April), Chad Barnett (Jennifer), Jennifer Dugger (J. Bryce), Jason Barnett (Lacie), Teresa Lankford (Ray), and Robert McCord and 14 great-grandchildren.

Preceded in death by parents, husband, Elmer Guy Barnett, sister, Lorraine Lanik and brother, Leonard Koehl.

The family will receive friends on Wednesday, July 27, 2011 from 6 to 8 pm at Colonial Funeral Home.

The funeral service will be held on Thursday, July 28, 2011, 10:00am at Colonial Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Larry Green officiating.Burial will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery.

Pallbearers are Jason Barnett, Craig Barnett, Chad Barnett, J. Bryce Dugger, Chris McCord and Cody McCord.

The Family would like to thank the staff of Dr. Qadri and Dr. Nezhad, the staff at Excel Home Health, Hospice of South Texas and Paradise Oaks Assisted Living for the excellent care shown Eunice during her final years.

Memorials: Hospice of South Texas.

Words of Comfort may be shared with the family at


  • Visitaton Wednesday, July 27, 2011
  • Funeral Service Thursday, July 28, 2011

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Sandra Ceballos

July 28, 2011

Jason, my sincerest condolences to your and your family. May you find comfort in your Faith and also the memories you hold dear in your hearts.

July 27, 2011

Your family is in our prayers. May God give you peace. God Bless all.
Bill and Carla Moody

Bobbie Spiegel

July 27, 2011

Mike & families:
May your faith in God give you peace & comfort in the homegoing of your beloved Mother, Eunice, is our prayer.
Mr. & Mrs. Leroy Spiegel