35006Obit Sylvester A. Janicek
- Jun 30, 2007
Obit Sylvester A. Janicek
Sealy News June 29, 2007
Funeral Services for Sylvester A. Janicek, 84, of Wallis, were held June 27 at Guardian Angel Catholic Church in Wallis with Rev. Richard Johnston celebrating the funeral mass and rite of committal. Interment was in the Guardian Angel Cemetery in Wallis.
Serving as pallbearers were Dr. John Janicek, Jared Janicek, Jacob Janicek, Jason Green, Alfred Janicek Jr. and Ivan Janicek. Honorary pallbearers were Ivan Kopecky, Mark Green, Joe Minks and Cecil Verm.
Sylvester was born in East Bernard and was the son of Charlie and Clara (Kopecky) Janicek. He was raised in Wallis and graduated from Wallis High School.
Sylvester served his country in the United States Air Corps. On Dec. 17, 1944 he was joined in marriage to the former Anna Korcak, with a ceremony held at Guardian Angel Catholic Church in Wallis.
He worked as an operating engineer for a chemical plant. Sylvester was a member of Guardian Angel Catholic Church, Knights of Columbus, 4th Degree, K.J.T. and American Legion. He passed away June 23 in Katy.
Sylvester is survived by his wife, Ann Janicek of Wallis; daughter, Barbara Green and husband Carter of Dallas; son, John Janicek Sr. of Bellville; brother, Alfred Janicek Sr. of Wallis; grandchildren, John Janicek Jr. and wife Sarah, Jared Janicek and wife Stephanie, Jacob Janicek, Jason Green, Stephanie Green and Mark Green; and great granddaughters, Jillian Janicek and Abbey Janicek.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Charlie and Clara Janicek.
Memorial contributions may be made to Guardian Angel Catholic Church, P.O. Box 487, Wallis, Texas 77485 or to Revelation Hospice, 777 Post Oak Blvd, Ste 925, Houston, Texas 77056.
Funeral Services were under the direction of Knesek Family Funeral Chapels, located at 122 North First, Wallis, TX 979-478-6311.