OBIT: Joan A. Agricola
Joan A. Agricola JOAN A. AGRICOLA was born in Chicago, IL. on Feb. 13, 1934 and passed away on August 3, 2004. Joan was a school teacher for a total of 42 years, retired after 37 years at F.M.C. Elementary School in Beeville, TX after moving to Houston a substitute teacher at Cy-Fair I.S.D. She is preceded in death by her husband, Herbert Agricola in Jan. 1983. She is survived by her daughter, Karen Ryba & husband Emil of Houston Texas; grandchildren, S/Sgt. Matthew Ryba & wife Kristie of Keesler A.F.B., Biloxi, Mississippi and Jennifer Steil & husband Bennett of Conroe, Texas. Two great grandchildren are soon to join the family. Visitation will be held at 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM at Smith Funeral Home, Flatonia, TX. Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 AM on Saturday, August 7, 2004 in the Chapel of Smith Funeral Home with Rev. Pamela Jackson officiating. Interment to follow at Oak Hill Cemetery, Flatonia, Texas.
Published in the Houston Chronicle on 8/5/2004.