Obituary of Pete Polasek
- Obituary of Pete Polasek
Victoria Advocate Online
28 Mar 2003
Pete J. Polasek
March 28, 2003
YOAKUM - Pete J. Polasek, 87, of Yoakum, died Wednesday, March 26,
He was born April 16, 1915, in Lavaca County, to the late Peter and
Angelina Rajnoch Polasek. He was an oilfield worker and rancher. He
had worked for DeWitt County Precinct 2 and served in the U.S. Army
during World War II.
Survivors: daughters, Kathy Lauer of Yoakum and Barbara Langhoff of
Cuero; sisters, Helen Kresta Kaiser of Victoria, Filomena Chumchal of
Shiner and Alice Novasod of Hallettsville; four grandchildren; and
Preceded in death by: wife, Elizabeth Barre Polasek; parents; sister,
Julia Pesek; and brothers, Charlie Polasek, Ludie Polasek, Richard
Polasek and William Polasek.
Services will be 1:30 p.m. today at Buffington Funeral Home chapel,
the Rev. Ellis Eppa officiating.
Burial will be at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery. Buffington Funeral
Home, Yoakum, 361-293-2333.
Pallbearers: Gary Lauer, Freddie Langhoff, Wade Lauer, Darryll
Langhoff, Tracy Langhoff and Billy Gene Polasek.
Honorary Pallbearers: Dr. Crayton Ciborowski and staff of Steven's
Health Care and Rehab Center.
Memorials: Alzheimer's Association.