Mary Veronica Stroud passed away March 18, 2008, at Pleasant Manor Health and Rehabilitation Center in Waxahachie. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Friday, March 21, at Waxahachie Funeral Home.

Funeral services for Mrs. Stroud were held at 1 p.m. Saturday, March 22, at Waxahachie Funeral Home by Father Michael Guadagnoli. Burial followed in Waxahachie City Cemetery.

An Irish wake was held at the family home at 821 Williams. Family and friends were invited to celebrate the life of this gentle Irish lady following interment.