OBIT: Margaret Koronka Yanchak
Margaret Elizabeth Koronka Yanchak MARGARET ELIZABETH KORONKA YANCHAK, 90, passed away on Wednesday, April 27, 2005. She was born on March 13, 1915 in Anderson, Texas to John and Catherine Koronka.Margaret was preceded in death by her husband, Michael John Yanchak; son, Ralph Yanchak, and beloved daughter Joyce Marie Yanchak. She is survived by her son, Eugene Yanchak and wife Janette; son, Melvin Yanchak; daughter, Patricia Adam and husband Edward; brother, Steve Koronka and wife Lucille; sister-in-law, Pauline Koronka; grandchildren, Regina Smith and husband Bryan, Steven Yanchak, Andy Hathaway, Michael Yanchak and wife Tracy, Kristin Yanchak, Michael Adam and wife Stacey, Kara Brown and husband Cecil Ray, and Eric Adam; great grandchildren, Marie Taylor Yanchak; Gregory and Jeremy Adam; Cecil Ray III and Adam Brown; Michaela and Angelica Adam; and numerous other relatives and friends. Visitation will be held Friday, April 29, from 6-9 p.m. at Earthman Resthaven, 13102 North Freeway, Houston, Texas with a Rosary to be recited at 7:00 p.m. The Mass of Christian Burial will be held Saturday, April 30 at 10:00 a.m. at St. John Neumann Catholic Church, 2730 Nelwood Drive, Houston, Texas with Msgr. Eugene Francis as Celebrant. Following the Mass, the Rite of Committal will be at St. Stanislaus Catholic Cemetery in Anderson, Texas at 1:30 p.m. with Rev. Sikorski as Celebrant. The family would especially like to thank Ivory Phillips for her many years of care she gave Margaret. The family would also like to thank the nurses and staff at A-Med Hospice for making it possible for Margaret to pass away with peace and dignity at home with her loving family.
Published in the Houston Chronicle on 4/29/2005.