HELEN L. STAVINOHA, went to be with her Lord on Tuesday, July 1, 2003
after a long battle with cancer. She will be remembered for her loving and
gentle spirit and will be missed by all whose lives she touched.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Wallace and Janie
Kominczak; sister, Mary Sommers; and brother, Paul Kominczak. She is
survived by her husband of 57 years, Allen Stavinoha; sisters, Cecelia
Mikoljaczak, Regina Muras and husband Louis, and Dorothy Sopcak and
husband Martin; and numerous nieces and nephews. The family would like to
extend their sincere appreciation to her friends, Pat and John Dworak and
all the associates at The Vosswood Nursing Center.
The family will be present to receive friends on Wednesday,
July 2, 2003 from 5:00pm until 7:00pm with a rosary being recited at
7:00pm in the Chapel of J.B. Earthman-Tanglewood Funeral Directors, 5740
San Felipe at Bering Dr. The Funeral Mass will be hled on Thursday, July
3, 2003 at 9:30am at Corpus Christi Catholic Church, 9900 Stella Link Rd.
Rite of Committal will follow at Houston National Cemetery. In lieu of
flowers, the family request that memorial contributions be made to Corpus
Christi Catholic Church, c/o Maintenance Fund, 9900 Stella Link Rd.,
Houston, TX 77025. Published in the Houston Chronicle on 7/2/2003.