OBIT: Tucker, Emma Korbel - 2001
- EMMA K. TUCKER
Victoria Advocate, The (TX)
April 13, 2001
EMMA K. TUCKER
YOAKUM -- Emma Korbel Tucker, 82, of Houston, and formerly of Yoakum,
died Wednesday, April 11, 2001.
She was born Sept. 20, 1918, in Yoakum, to the late Frank and Sophie
Vanek Korbel. She was a homemaker and a Catholic.
Survivors: husband, Edwin Lee Tucker Sr.; son, Edwin Lee Tucker Jr.;
and one granddaughter.
Preceded in death by: parents; sisters, Sophie Collins and Frances
Hajek; brothers, Frank Korbel, Jean Korbel and Peter Korbel.
A rosary will be recited at 1 p.m. Monday at St. Joseph Catholic Church.
Services will be 2 p.m. Monday at the church, the Rev. Gary Janak
Burial will be at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery. Buffington Funeral
Home, Yoakum, 361-293-2333.
Memorials: St. Joseph Catholic Church.