Celia Bara

September 14, 1929 ~ May 29, 2022 (age 92)


Bara, was a wonderful wife, mother & grandmother.   She married Thomas Bara Sr., on June 20th, 1955 in Levelland and they had five children from this union.   She was a homemaker and her  joy in life was  playing bingo, and the Mexican Loteria, gatherings with her brothers and sisters during special occasions, excellent cook, making tortillas, and homemade chili, taking long walks, working on her floral beds out in her yard, and making and going to garage sales with her sisters, liked traveling to Brady, Texas to visit family.   A long time member of St. Michael’s Catholic Church of Levelland. 

 Celia, shall be greatly missed by her family and friends.


Proceeded in Death by:

Parents:   Gonzalo & Geneva Sedillo Chavarria

Spouse of 45 years:  Thomas Bara Sr.

Sons:  (2)  Thomas Bara Jr. & Roger Bara

(3) Sisters:   Sara Mendez, Yolanda Gonzales, Angelita Gomez



Sons:   Stanley (Mary ) Bara and Steve Bara both of Levelland

Daughter:  Sally B. Keener of Louisville, Kentucky

Brothers:  Joe Chavarria of Slaton, Frank Chavarria of Lubbock,  and Auggie Chavarria of Lampasas, TX

Sisters:   Vecenta Mendez and Estella Gonzales both of Levelland, Delia Chavarria of Lubbock, Rita Turner of Sun Rise Beach, TX

Grandchildren:  4   

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May 31, 2022

9:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Head Duarte Funeral Home
1402 Houston St
Levelland, TX 79336

Recitation of the Rosary
May 31, 2022

7:00 PM
Head Duarte Funeral Home
1402 Houston St
Levelland, TX 79336

Funeral Service
June 1, 2022

10:00 AM
Levelland Cemetery, Levelland

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