GOLDTHWAITE — Funeral services for Carl Walzel, 71, of Goldthwaite, will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, May 31 at Stacy-Wilkins Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Goldthwaite Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, May at the funeral home.

He passed away Monday, May 27, 2019 in Waco.

He was born May 25, 1948 in San Antonio to Carl Franklin Walzel and Mary Price Walzel. He married Katheryn Stapp on Jan. 25, 1969.

Survivors include wife, Kathy Walzel of Goldthwaite; children, Chanda Schwartz and husband Danny of Goldthwaite, Brian Walzel and wife Jennifer of Goldthwaite, and Michael Dalton; grandchildren, Kyle, Shilah, Lane and Bryce Schwartz, Jaton, Jyles, Jaxon, and Jara Wooten, and Jentre Walzel; sister Karen Nielsen and husband Dennis of San Antonio; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his parents and grandparents.