Obituary of Isabel Zapalac Knippel
- Obituary of Isabel Zapalac Knippel
Victoria Advocate Online
3 Jun 2003
June 3, 2003
FAYETTEVILLE - Isabel Knippel, 95, of Fayetteville, died Sunday, June
She was born April 23, 1908, in Ellinger. She was a homemaker and
member of St. John's Catholic Church in Fayetteville. She was a
former regent of the Catholic Daughters of the Americas and founder
of the St. John's Senior Citizens Group.
Survivors: daughter, Dorothy Mae Svrcek of Victoria; son, Kermit
S. "Sam" Knippel of Fayetteville; sister, Ruby J. Burrough of La
Grange; brothers, Ben Zapalac and Alfred "Buster" Zapalac, both of La
Grange; five grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.
Visitation will begin at noon Wednesday at Knesek Chapel in
A rosary will be recited at 7:45 p.m. Wednesday at the chapel.
Services will be at 9:30 a.m. Thursday at St. John's Catholic Church,
the Rev. Jack Maddux Jr. officiating.
Koenig and Strickland Funeral Home, La Grange, 979-968-3121.
Memorials: St. John's Catholic Church in Fayetteville or Alzheimer's
Society, 3710 Cedar, Suite 275, Austin, Texas 78705.