FRANCES ANNE STAHA
HALLETTSVILLE - Frances Anne Staha, 96, of Hallettsville, died
Friday, July 27, 2007 at Garden Villa Nursing Home in El Campo. She was
born May 15, 1911 in Buckholts, Milan County. She was the daughter of
Frank and Frances Kovar.
Frances was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church. She was a
homemaker and had served at various capacities with the church and school
PTA. She was a member of the local Garden Club and was active in Bible
studies. She enjoyed gardening and quilting. She was a long time employee
of the Lavaca County Tax Assessor-Collectors office. She married Jerry C.
Staha, on Sept. 20, 1932 in Fayetteville.
Frances is survived by three sons, Richard Staha of El Campo,
Monte Staha and wife Naomi Ann Staha of Gravette, Ark., Ronald Staha and
wife Mariette Staha; eight grandchildren, Kimberley Ann Wary, Kandice T.
Crespo, Derek K. Staha, Shannon Fuechec, Shawn Wagner, Jessica Staha
Mayfield, Justin Staha, and Jared Staha; nine great-grandchildren, Megan,
Nickolas and Zackary Wary, Blaine and Tate Fuechec, Gates and Trace
Wagner, and Alexander and Christopher Crespo. Frances was preceded
in death by her parents, one sister, her husband, and a daughter-in-law,
Visitation will begin at noon on Friday, with a rosary recited at
7 p.m., at Kubena Funeral Home. Services will be at 10 a.m. on Saturday at
Sacred Heart Catholic Church, the Rev. John Peters officiating. Burial
will be at Sacred Heart Catholic Cemetery. Pallbearers: Derek K.
Staha of Houston, Justin Staha of Portland, Ore., Jared Staha of Panama
City, Panama, Todd Fuechec and Daniel Holub, both of El Campo, and Glen
Holub of Schulenburg.
Memorials (in lieu of flowers): Sacred Heart Catholic School,
Hospice of South Texas, or charity of your choice.
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