Obituary of Matilda Pekar Jalufka
- Obituary of Matilda Pekar Jalufka
Victoria Advocate Online
1 Feb 2002
February 1, 2002
GONZALES -- Matilda "Tillie" Jalufka, 82, of Gonzales, died
Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2002.
She was born Sept. 5, 1919, in Shiner, to the late John and Matilda
Roller Pekar. She was a member of Catholic Daughters and Altar
Society. She was a homemaker.
Survivors: daughters, Mary Ann Svetlik of Hallettsville, Madeleine
Matula of Goliad and Patricia Davis of Gonzales; sons, Frank Jacob
Jalufka, August Jalufka and Benjamin "Benjie" Jalufka, all of
Gonzales; sisters, Rosie Malatek of Gonzales and Mary Jalufka of
Shiner; brothers, Frank Pekar of Cost, Daniel Pekar of Gonzales and
Edward Pekar of Sugar Land; 14 grandchildren; and numerous great-
Preceded in death by: husband, Frank Jalufka; sons, Alphonse Jalufka,
Larry Jalufka, Royce Jalufka, Robert Jalufka and Raymond Jalufka;
parents; two sisters; and two brothers.
A rosary was recited 7 p.m. Thursday at Buffington Funeral Home
chapel in Gonzales. Services will be noon today at St. James Catholic
Church, the Rev. Frank Macias officiating.
Burial will be at Shiner Catholic Cemetery. Buffington Funeral Home,
Pallbearers: August Jalufka Jr., Matthew Davis, Ben Svetlik Jr.,
Patrick Matula, David Matula and Frank Jalufka Jr.
Memorials: donor's choice.