Vincent Orsak, 93, died at 7:45 a.m. Saturday at
the home of a daughter, Mrs. Mathilda Baros of 305 N. DeLeon St.
Born on Oct. 30, 1870, in Czechoslovakia, Mr. Orsak
came to America when he was 13-years-old. He had lived in Yoakum for 78
years where he was a farmer. his wife preceded him in death on Aug. 8,
Funeral services will be held Monday at 9:30 a.m.
at Buffington Funeral Home Chapel in Yoakum and at 10 a.m. at St. Anne's
Catholic Church on Hochheim Highway near Yoakum.
Surviving are six other daughters, Mrs. Mary
Hrabovsky of Victoria; Mrs. Rosie Rollin of Houston; Annie Hrabovsky, Otiliea
Baros, Emma Baros and Albina Immenhauser of Yoakum; four sons, John P., Rudie,
and Charlie Orsak of Yoakum and Louis Orsak of Edna; 38 grandchildren and 77
A Rosary will be recited at 7:30 p.m. Sunday at
Victoria Advocate, Sunday, Dec. 29,
Submitted by Rosemary