Obit Joseph Novosad
- Source: old family clipping undated....Taylor, March 6 Last rites for Joseph Novosad, 78 were held Sunday afternoon from the Gilstrap Funeral Home in Taylor, and the Czech Moravian Brethren Church in Granger.The Rev. Frank Svoboda of the Taylor CMB Church officiated. Burial was in the CMB cemetery.Mr. Novosad, retired tailor, was born in Czechoslovakia and had lived in Williamson County for the past 50 years.Survivors are four sons, Rudolph Novosad of Corpus Christi, Henry of Robstown, Charles of Tacoma, Wash., and Albert with the Army in Germany; 10 daughters, Mrs. John Maruska and Mrs. Frank Pokorny of Granger; Mrs. John Kolinek of Chicago, Mrs. John Michalik of Taylor, Mrs. Jim Mogonye of Elgin, Mrs. Dan Arrowsmith of Needles, CA, Mrs. Albert Bower of Ephrata, Wash., Mrs. Elmer Thomas of Hobbs, NM, Mrs Elton Priest of Florence, and Mrs. Troy Ray of Killeen; two brothers, Frank Novosad of Temple, and Martin Novosad of West; also 24 grandchildren, and seven great grandchildren.