Paula Kay (Joiner) Aardal


(May 7, 1953 – February 17, 2022)

Stephenville – Services for Paula Aardal, 68, wife, mother, grandmother and business owner, will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, February 19, 2022, at Lacy Funeral Home with Pastor Jeff Dyke officiating. Visitation will be held from 6-8:00 p.m. Friday, February 18, 2022, at Lacy Funeral Home.

Paula Kay Aardal was born in Lubbock, Texas on May 7, 1953, to Donald Ray Joiner and Pauline Beth Hightower. She married Gary Aardal on August 18, 1975,

in Stephenville, Texas.

Paula was a member of the Cedar Point Baptist Church in Stephenville. In Paula’s early years of life she enjoyed sewing and teaching Sunday school classes at the Greens Creek Baptist Church in Stephenville.  

In recent years, she enjoyed spoiling her grandchildren and exploring her ancestry. She was preceded in death by her children Bart Aardal in 1997, Joshua Aardal in 2013, and her born to father Donald Joiner and her parents Laverne Leonard and Pauline Beth Hightower.

Survivors include her husband Gary Aardal of Stephenville; son Colton and wife Tina Aardal of Stephenville; grandchildren Calista, Dylan, Nathan, Austin, Jade and Bryce, Kellin, Abbey, and Everett; brother Donnie and wife Peg Joiner of North Carolina, and sister Tammy and husband Danny Huffman of Stephenville.                     

Memorials may be made to Cooks Childrens Hospital .

1 Comment

  1. Gary I’m so sorry to hear of your wife’s passing. The hole in your heart may never heal but you must go on because of your children and Grandchildren.
    Hope you remember me from Dublin High School.

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