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The Abilene Reporter-News, Abilene, Texas - February 26,
Barbara Machalek, 69, of Eastland, Texas, died Thursday, February 24, 2011, in
Abilene, Texas. Graveside service will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday at Estland City
Cemetery, directed by Edwards Funeral Home.
Edwards Funeral Home - February 25, 2011
Barbara Machalek, 69, of Eastland, Texas, passed away Thursday, February 24,
2011 in Abilene. Graveside services will be held at 3:00 P.M. Sunday at the Eastland
City Cemetery directed by Edwards Funeral Home. Mrs. Machalek was born on June 6,
1941 in Jasper, Alabama to Cecil Moore and Ruth Hardy. She graduated from Wakefield
High School in Arlington, Virginia in 1961. She married Ronnie Machalek on May 22,
1965 in Arlington. She was preceded in death by a sister, Sandi Moore. She
enjoyed cooking, doing cross-stitch and working with children. She taught preschool
for almost twenty years and was always helping others. Survivors include her
husband, Ronnie Machalek of Eastland; children, Ronda Trent & her husband Ben of
Eastland and Woody Machalek & his wife Alisa of Potomac, Maryland; grandchildren,
Bryce Machalek, Keenan Machalek, Joseph Trent and Rebekah Trent, as well as numerous
friends. In lieu of flowers you may make a donation in her name to The Children's
Inn at NIH and send it to: Rebecca Zarrella, The Children's Inn at NIH, 7 West Drive,
Bethesda, Maryland 20814-1509, or www.childrensinn.org.