Obituary of Irene Chaloupka Janak
- Obituary of Irene Chaloupka Janak
Victoria Advocate Online
1 Dec 2002
Irene P. Janak
December 1, 2002
HALLETTSVILLE - Irene Pauline Janak, 72, of Hallettsville, died
Saturday, Nov. 30, 2002.
She was born June 20, 1930, in DeWitt County, to the late Frank
Jerome and Annie Pekar Chaloupka. She was a member of the Catholic
Daughters of Americas, KJZT, Sierra Club, Ladies Auxiliary, VFW and
Sacred Heart Church. She was a volunteer at local nursing homes.
Survivors: husband, Richard J. Janak; daughters, Catherine Harmon of
Hattiesburg, Miss., Linda Hemmi of Houston, Stefania Long of Weimar
and Elaine Klekar of Hallettsville; sons, Albert Janak of Victoria,
David Janak of El Campo and Timothy Janak of Hallettsville; sister,
Lillie Woytek of Hallettsville; brothers, Charles Chaloupka of
Hallettsville and Johnnie Chaloupka of Houston; 14 grandchildren; two
step-grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and one step-great-
Preceded in death by: parents; sisters, Annie Janak and Mary Tupa;
brothers, Frank Chaloupka, Sam Chaloupka, Phillip Chaloupka and
George Chaloupka; and grandchildren, Ashley Hemmi and Jermey Long.
Visitation will be 3 p.m. Monday at Kubena Funeral Home chapel.
A rosary will be recited 7 p.m. Monday and 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at
Sacred Heart Church. Services will be 10 a.m. Tuesday at the church,
the Rev. John Peters officiating.
Burial will be at Sacred Heart Cemetery. Kubena Funeral Home,
Memorials: Sacred Heart Church of Hallettsville.