December 28, 2001
Victoria Advocate online
EL CAMPO -- Joe Janosek, 86, of El Campo, died Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2001. He was born Aug. 4, 1915, in Ellinger, to the late Ludwig and Caroline Novosad Janosek. He was a staff sergeant of the U.S. Army, having served in WWII and was awarded the Purple Heart. He was a member of the VFW, American Legion Post 251 and St. Philip the Apostle Catholic Church. He was retired owner of Elco Barber Shop.Survivors: daughter, Kathleen Janosek of El Campo; and brother, Louis Janosek of Austin.Preceded in death by: wife, Otillie Veselka Janosek; parents; sisters, Bessie Mach, Carrie Kollaja and Annie Svrcek; and brother, Jerome Janosek. Visitation will begin 1 p.m. today at Triska Funeral Home chapel.A rosary will be recited 1 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home chapel.Services will be 1 p.m. Saturday at the chapel, the Rev. Michael Petering officiating.Graveside services will be 3 p.m. Saturday at St. John's Catholic Church in Fayetteville. Triska Funeral Home, El Campo, 979-543-3681.Memorials: funeral expenses.