Places

  • Killeen is also known as: Bell County / Killeen city.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Tommie Harris (american football player), Robert S. Kimbrough (astronaut), Danny! (record producer and musician), Denise DuBarry (actor and businessperson), Juaquin Iglesias (american football player), Kevin Ellis (skeleton racer), and Andrew Hudgins (poet and author).

  • Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: Killeen Daily Herald.

History

As of 2009, Killeen had 119,510 people. In 2010 Killeen's population shot to 127,921. Killeen is directly adjacent to the main cantonment of Fort Hood, and as such its economy heavily depends on the post and the soldiers (and their families) stationed there. In 1881, the Gulf, Colorado and Santa Fe Railway extended its tracks through central Texas, buying 360 acres (1. 5 km) a few miles southwest of a small farming community known as Palo Alto, which had existed since about 1872. The railroad platted a 70-block town on its land and named it after Frank P. Killeen, the assistant general manager of the railroad. By the next year the town included a railroad depot, a saloon, several stores, and a school. Many of the residents of the surrounding smaller communities in the area moved to Killeen and by 1884 the town had grown to include about 350 people, served by five general stores, two gristmills, two cotton gins, two saloons, a lumberyard, a blacksmith shop, and a hotel. Killeen expanded as...

The official website for the city of Killeen is http://www.ci.killeen.tx.us/.

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Killeen Obituaries

It was reported by Waterloo/Cedar Falls Courier on January 17th, 2016 that Connie Jo Haynes (Pearson) passed away in Cedar Falls, Iowa.  Ms. Haynes was 63 years old and was born in Killeen, TX.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Connie Jo's life.

It was noted on August 5th, 2015 that Alexandria Simone "Ali" miss Defelice-Eastman died in Sierra Vista, Arizona.  Defelice-Eastman was 25 years old and was born in Killeen, TX.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Alexandria Simone "Ali" miss's life.

It was disclosed by Tri-City Herald on April 8th, 2015 that Bradley Allen Roach died in West Richland, Washington.  Roach was 54 years old and was born in Killeen, TX.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Bradley Allen's life.

It was reported on August 16th, 2014 that Carlton J Powers died in Killeen, Texas.  Powers was 91 years old and was born in Appleton, WI.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Carlton J's life.

It was written on May 24th, 2014 that John Samualee Molyneux passed away in Killeen, Texas.  Molyneux was 13 years old and was born in Flint, MI.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor John Samualee's life.

It was written on May 21st, 2014 that Martin Anthony McIntosh passed on in Killeen, Texas.  McIntosh was 24 years old and was born in Laguna Bech, CA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Martin Anthony's life.

It was revealed by Flint Journal on January 24th, 2014 that Michael F Townsend passed on in Flint, Michigan.  Townsend was 58 years old and was born in Killeen, TX.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Michael F's life.

It was noted on December 9th, 2013 that Steve Gibson perished in Killeen, Texas.  Gibson was 81 years old and was born in Manchester, KY.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Steve's life.

It was noted on December 6th, 2013 that Gloria Ann Harraway perished in Killeen, Texas.  Harraway was 75 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Gloria Ann's life.

It was noted on November 13th, 2013 that Jay Robert Weary passed away in Killeen, Texas.  Weary was 50 years old and was born in Fremont, NE.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Jay Robert's life.

All Funeral Homes in Killeen

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Chisolm's Family Funeral Home & Florist
5423 21st Ave Ne
Killeen, WA 98185
Crawford-Bowers Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Killeen, WA 98185
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Harper-Talasek Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Killeen, WA 98185
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Killeen City Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
Killeen, WA 98185
Killeen Memorial Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Killeen, WA 98185
Killeen Memorial Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Killeen, WA 98185

Killeen Funeral Home News

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Veterinarian, military man touched lives
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