OBIT: Isabel (Zapalac?) Knippel
- Victoria Advocate Online, 6/3/03:Isabel Knippel
June 3, 2003
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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 Fayetteville.
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.