Obituary of Evelyn Zaruba Whearley
- Obituary of Evelyn Zaruba Whearley
El Campo Leader-News Online
31 Jul 2002
Evelyn Marie Whearley, 82, of El Campo, died Tuesday, July 30, 2002.
She was born July 17, 1920 in Liberty to the late John and Annie
Kocurek Zaruba. Mrs. Whearley was a homemaker.
Mrs. Whearley was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Goree
Watson Whearley; son, Henry Whearley; daughter, Esther Marie Baldwin;
grandson; Donnie Baldwin Jr.; sisters, Jermillea Steinocher and Annie
Randolph; and brothers, Joe, Anton and Jerry Zaruba.
Survivors include her daughters, Elizabeth Mayer of Waco and Barbara
Fulmer of Waco; sons, Johnny Whearley of Dallas, Ernest Whearley of
Waco and Goree Watson Whearley Jr of Waco; sisters, Theareas Morrison
of Austin and Millie Morrison of Olivia; brothers, I.G. Zaruba of
Tres Palacios, Alvin Zaruba of Sabine Pass and Isdore Zaruba of El
Campo; 20 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.
A Wake service will be held on Thursday at 7 p.m. at Triska Funeral
Home. Funeral services are Friday at 10 a.m. at Triska Funeral Home
with the Rev. Thu Nguyen officiating. Interment will follow at Holy
Cross Memorial Park under the direction of Triska Funeral Home.
Visitation will begin Thursday at 10 a.m.
Pallbearers are Robert Fulmer, Paul Henry Densman and Matthew