Matilde Anne Holzwarth, 73, a resident of Hillsboro, NM, died on Saturday, February 11, 2017, in El Paso, TX. She was born on January 24, 1944 in Westfield, NJ to Hans Theodore and Matilde (Hellendal) Holzwarth.
Matilde was a Professor of Neuroscience at the University of Illinois and retired in 2000. Her hobby was Fine Art Photography.
Survivors include her husband, Lloyd Barr; brothers – George Holzwarth of North Carolina and Albert Holzwarth of Maine.
Cremation has taken place. Arrangements are by Kirikos Family Funeral Home, Inc. & Sierra Crematory, LLC, 303 N. Cedar St., T. or C., NM 87901, 575-894-2574. For online memorial messages please go to www.kirikosfamilyfuneralhome.com.