- CLARA ADAMCIK
EL CAMPO -- Clara Adamcik, 97, of El Campo and formerly of
Houston, died Monday, April 17, 2000.
She was born Dec. 14, 1902, in Roz Nov in Fayette County to the late
Joseph and Frances Chalupa Orsak. She was a homemaker and a member of
All Saints Catholic Church, KJZT, SPJST and All Saints Catholic Altar
Survivors: daughter, Georgia Kavanaugh of Tyler; sons, Albert
Adamcik and Neal Adamcik, both of Houston; sister, Pearl Zurek of
Wallis; five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Preceded in death by: parents; husband, Albert Adamcik Sr.;
sister, Effie Schutz; brother, Ben Orsak.
Visitation will begin 10 a.m. today at Triska Funeral Home.
Services will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday at St. Robert's Catholic
Church, the Rev. Michael Petering officiating.
Burial will be at Holy Cross Memorial Park Cemetery. Triska
Funeral Home, El Campo, (409) 543-5619.
BEN E. ORSAK
EL CAMPO -- Ben Ernest Orsak, 91, of El Campo, died Tuesday, March
He was born Sept. 1, 1908, in Fayette County, to the late Joseph
Vincent and Frances A. Chalupa Orsak. He was a retired truck driver
at Gulf Oil and a station attendant at Tobola Texaco. He was a
Catholic and a member of KJT.
Survivors: wife, Evelyn Tobola Orsak; daughters, Delores Ann
Herzik of Hallettsville, Paulette Frances Hanks of Victoria and
Cornellia Marie Messer of Scottsdale, Ariz.; sons, Clyde David Orsak
of Sulphur, La., and Lawrence Wayne Orsak of Glendale, Calif.;
sisters, Mrs. Gus ``Pearl'' Zurek of Wallis and Mrs. Albert ``Clara''
Adamcik of El Campo; 11 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.
Preceded in death by: parents; sisters, Sophie Huvar, Effie
Schultz and Olga Baron.
Visitation will begin 10 a.m. Thursday at Triska Funeral Home
A rosary will be recited 7 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home
Services will be 10 a.m. Friday at St. Andrew's Catholic Church in
Hillje, the Rev. Clement Quainoo officiating.
Burial will be at Holy Cross Memorial Park. Triska Funeral Home,
El Campo, (979) 543-3681
Right now I am sewing a quilt top to be hand-quilted for our church feast in August. Thus, I am busy sewing, ironing, & pinning material and not doing research.
So next week I will only be posting current obits. Other Czech obits from ya’ll are greatly welcomed & appreciated.