Funeral services for Mrs. Louise Horak, 75, who
died last Friday at Dayton, Texas, were held from Hubbard Funeral Home here
Sunday, Feb. 23, with interment in the Dubina Catholic Cemetery. Rev. B.
Mrs. Horak, widow of the late John Horak, who died
in 1937, had lived for the past year and a half with her step-daughter, Mrs. Joe
Hajovsky, in Crosby. She had been ill for about two months.
Born February 19, 1873, in High Hill, she was the
daughter of Frank and Anna Nohawitza. She was married here in 1890 to John
Novak, later moving to Palo Pinto County, where she lived for 30 years.
When her husband died in 1927, she moved back to Weimar, and in 1929 was married
to John Horak. She was a member of the Catholic Church.
Surviving in addition to the step-daughter named
are two other step-daughters, Mrs. Louise Wanja of Weimar and Mrs. Robert
Janicek of Houston. Two brothers and a sister preceded her in
Pallbearers at the funeral were six grandsons,
John, Frank, Leo, and Ben Horak, James Wanja, and Leroy Janicek.
Weimar Mercury, Friday, February 27,
Submitted by Rosemary