OBIT: Edward Jerry Kokes
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EDWARD JERRY KOKESLA SALLE - Edward "Eddie" Jerry Kokes, 80, of La Salle, passed away Thursday, March 27, 2008. He was born Sept. 25, 1927, in Kendleton, to the late Anna Hojdys Kokes and Joseph Frank Kokes. He was a farmer and enjoyed fishing and hunting.
He is survived by his sisters, Emilie Kusak of Victoria, Agnes Vincik of La Salle, Frances Billings of Houston, and Mary Shijka of Midland, Mich. He was preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Annie McDonald and Vlasta White; and brothers, John Kokes, Joseph Kokes, and Frank Kokes.
Visitation will be from 3-5 p.m. on Sunday, March 30, 2008 at Slavik Funeral Home in Edna. A rosary will be recited at 2 p.m. on Monday, March 30, 2008, followed by funeral services at 2:30 p.m., at St. Theresa Catholic Church in La Salle. Burial will follow at St. Theresa Catholic Cemetery. Pallbearers: Billy White, Charlie White, Glenn Marek, Johnny Kusak, John Vincik, and Paul White. Honorary pallbearers: Joe Kusak and Thomas Wallis.
Memorials: St. Theresa Catholic Cemetery, c/o Barbara Halub, P.O. Box 44, La Salle, TX 77969.
Slavik Funeral Home, Edna, 361-782-2152.
Published in the Victoria Advocate on 3/29/2008.