EL CAMPO - Evelyn Roach, 80, passed away on Aug. 3, 2008. She was
born on March 31, 1928, in Ellinger, to the late Charlie and Henrietta
Buzek Shimek. She was a member of the K.J.Z.T.
She is survived by her husband, George Roach of El Campo; sons,
John Roach and wife Cheryl of El Campo, Jimmy Roach and wife Joyce of
Edna, and Kenny Roach and wife Roxane of Katy; grandchildren, Tiffany Riha
and husband Troy, Ashley Koudela and husband Jason, Austin Roach, Zachary
Roach, Jason Roach; and two step-grandchildren, Ron Gabrysch and wife
Denise, and Michael Gabrysch and wife Shannon; great-grandchildren, Cole
and Camie Riha; and step-grandchildren, Tristan, Trentin, Tabia, and
Taylor Gabrysch; sister, Mary Ryan of Bryan; and sister-in-law, Leona
Shimek of Wharton. She was preceded in death by her parents and
brother, Jerry Shimek Sr.
Visitation will begin on Tuesday at 11 a.m. at Triska Funeral
Home. A rosary will be held on Tuesday at 7 p.m. at the funeral home.
Funeral services will be on Wednesday at 10 a.m. at St. Philip the Apostle
Catholic with the Rev. Augustine Asante officiating. Entombment will
follow at Holy Cross Memorial Park.
Pallbearers will be Rick Shimek,
Bob Shimek, Ronnie Shimek, Troy Riha, Jason Koudela, and Jerry
Shimek. Honorary pallbearers will be her domino buddies.