ARLINGTON -- Kathryn Ollie McGuffey Wieder Herrington went into her Savior's arms on Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015, at an Arlington hospital. Service: A celebration of Kathy's life will begin at 1:30 p.m. Friday at Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church, 5851 New York Ave., Arlington. Visitation: Her family will welcome visitors 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Wade Family Funeral Home, 4140 W. Pioneer Parkway, Arlington. Memorials: In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made in her name to Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church, the American Cancer Society or the American Heart Association. Kathryn was born Jan. 10, 1929, in Frognot (near Blue Ridge) to John and Ollie McGuffey. She was preceded in death by her parents, John and Ollie McGuffey; brothers, Tullus and L.T. McGuffey; sister, Joy Fagg; and first husband Charles F. Wieder Jr. Survivors: Kathryn is survived by her husband, Kenneth Herrington of Arlington; daughter, Karen and her husband, Mike LiBassi, of Waco; son, Marty and wife, Bonnie Wieder, of North Richland Hills; grandsons, Nick LiBassi and his wife, Laura, Casey, Collin and Christian Wieder; granddaughters, Jessica LiBassi and Carleigh Wieder; and great-grandchildren Nate, Peter and Annie LiBassi. Wade Family Funeral Home Arlington, 817-274-9233 View and sign guestbook at

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  1. God has blessed us with the gift of Kathy for these many years. What a privilege it was to be a part of her life as a pastor. I look forward to greeting her as we gather around the throne of the Lamb, our Lord Jesus Christ, in the kingdom of heaven .Isaiah 43:1-3

  2. Ken, Jan and I just found out about your loss and want to send all of wishes of God’s peace and prayers to you during this difficult time. Roger and Jan DeFrang

  3. May you find strength in the arms of our Lord, and comfort in the love of family and friends. May peace be with you.

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