Memorial services for Irene “Nadia” Collyer, 82, of Killeen, will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Crawford-Bowers Funeral Home Chapel in Killeen. Inurnment will follow at Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery in Killeen.

Mrs. Collyer died Dec. 21, 2013, in Killeen. She was born March 1, 1931, in Herstal, Belgium, to Emile and Josephine Libert Rockx.

She grew up in Belgium and France and received her education there.

She met and married Douglas Collyer on April 26, 1966, in LeChesney (Paris) France.

She was a homemaker and loving wife to her husband.

Her hobbies included piano, sewing, cooking and painting.

Her love of animals led her to train puppies and she was a member of the local Kennel Club.

She was a member of the Red Cross “candy stripers” and the Officer’s Wives Club.

Survivors include her husband, Douglas; and two goddaughters, Cynthia Haskell Bain and Gabrielle Pearl.

Crawford-Bowers Funeral Home in Killeen is in charge of arrangements.

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