Obituary of Mathias "Matt" Bozka Sr.
- Obituary of Mathias "Matt" Bozka Sr.
Victoria Advocate Online
2 Nov 2003
Mathias J. Bozka Sr.
November 2, 2003
HALLETTSVILLE - Mathias "Matt" J. Bozka Sr., 75, of Hallettsville,
died Friday, Oct. 31, 2003.
He was born April 26, 1928, in Shiner, to the late M.I. and Henrietta
Kopecky Bozka. He served in the U.S. Coast Guard during the Korean
Conflict and was an assistant coach for Sacred Heart High School
during their state championship years of 1959-60. He was a member of
the Knights of Columbus and Sacred Heart Church. He was a retired
construction worker and rancher.
Survivors: wife, Virginia Austin Bozka; daughters, Patricia Henke and
Marie Migl, both of Hallettsville, and Pam Ford of Inez; son, Matt
Bozka of Hallettsville; sister, Mary Kathryn Fischner of Porter;
brother, James N. Bozka of Hallettsville; and 10 grandchildren.
Preceded in death by: brothers, William "Binkie" Bozka and Carl Bozka.
Visitation will be 11:30 a.m. today at Kubena Funeral Home chapel.
A rosary will be recited 7 p.m. tonight at the funeral home chapel
and 10:30 a.m. Monday at Sacred Heart Church.
Services will be 11 a.m. Monday at the church, the Rev. John Peters
Burial will be at Sacred Heart Cemetery. Kubena Funeral Home,
Memorials: American Diabetes Association or American Heart