Funeral services for Richard W. Darnell, 83, of Conroe, will be held at 10:00 a.m., Tuesday, April 26, 2005 at Cashner Colonial Chapel, with Bishop Mike Lucas officiating. Interment will follow in the Garden Park Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5 to 9 p.m., Monday, April 25, 2005 at Cashner Funeral Home. Mr. Darnell was born April 29, 1921 in Ripon, CA and passed away April 23, 2005 in Conroe, TX.
Richard served in the U.S. Army Branch of Military Service, during World War II. Survivors include his wife, Willa Darnell of Conroe; daughter, Luana Beran and husband William of Montgomery; son, Michael Darnell of Beaverton, Oregon; grandchildren, Tara Lynn Reynolds and husband Mathew, Michaela Ann Winstead, Lynn Thomas and husband Steve, Leona Beran, Brenda Leonard, and Barbara Beran; great grandchildren, David Darnell, Jena Winstead, Dustin Winstead, Zach Thomas, Kayla Thomas, and Wyatt Thomas. Numerous other relatives and friends also survive.