Funeral services for Mrs. John Konvicka, 72, were
held from Hubbard Funeral Home and St. Michael's Church Tuesday morning, July 1,
Msgr. Jos. Szymanski officiating.
Interment was made in the St. Michael's
Mrs. Konvicka was born Maria Lycka, daughter of Mr.
and Mrs. John Lycka, in October 1874, in Moravia, Europe. She came to this
country first when she was nine years old, returning to Europe, she again came
to the United States with her mother and sister, at the age of 16.
Settling in the Dubina section, she was married there to John Konvicka in
1892. She was a member of St. Michael's Church here.
Mrs. Konvicka had been a semi-invalid for more than
fifty years, and since February of this year had been seriously ill. Death
came to her Sunday at her home.
Surviving are her husband; one daughter, Miss
Wilhelmina Konvicka of Weimar; one adopted daughter, Mrs. C. H. Wilson of Fort
worth; and one sister, Mrs. Ernestine Lupik of East Bernard.
Pallbearers at the funeral were E. F. Matura,
Albert Lupik, O. T. Kershaw, Harry Knebel, Joe Holub, and Louis
Weimar Mercury, Friday, July 4,
Submitted by Rosemary