Weatherford Democrat

June 4, 2013

Judy Bornholdt Williams


Weatherford Democrat

Judy Bornholdt Williams was born May 7, 1941, in Menlo, Iowa. She passed into the hands of the Lord June 3, 2013.

Memorial services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, June 6, and officiated by Pastor Mike Wiley at Memory Gardens Cemetery, 5600 Mineral Wells Hwy, Weatherford, TX.

Donations may be made to the Adell Community Fellowship. 

The daughter of Leonard W. Blunk and Maxcine A. Hedger Blunk, she attended schools in Iowa and received her paralegal degree in Texas. She worked for various law firms over the years.

She married Everett Ray Bornholdt on Sept. 25, 1959. They lived in Cass County, Iowa, until Everett passed away on Jan. 28, 1973. Judy and the children moved to Weatherford to be near the family she thought of as her second parents, Pat and Martha Castleberry, who had moved to Texas earlier.

Judy married Royce Lee Williams on Dec. 25, 1992. They lived in south Texas and central Texas prior to moving back to Weatherford.

Her favorite hobby was crocheting, which her grandmother had taught her when she was little. She made crocheted doll dresses for all girls in the family and still has many in show cases. She loved her flowers, both inside and outside. She also loved the many ventures to various areas with the family.

She is survived by her husband, Royce Williams; four sons, Gary Bornholdt and wife, Norma Jean, Perry Bornholdt and wife, Filliesa, Arnold Bornholdt and wife, Cheryl, and Dale Bornholdt and wife, Karen; a daughter, Tina Harbour and husband, Bill, and step-son, Randall Williams; 11 grandchildren; seven great grandchildren and three step great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her father, Leonard Blunk; her mother, Maxcine Blunk; her husband, Everett R. Bornholdt; son, Ronald R. Bornholdt; her granddaughter, Tricia Mae Finley; and her Texas parents, Pat and Martha Castleberry.

Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel