OBIT: William Butschek Sr.
Butschek Sr., William View/Sign Guest Book
WILLIAM BUTSCHEK SR.HALLETTSVILLE - William "Frank" Butschek Sr., 82, of Hallettsville, died Oct. 31, 2008. He was born on Jan. 3, 1926 to Fred J. and Elizabeth Henneke Butschek. He married Ann Mikulenka Butschek on Aug. 9, 1948 at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Koerth. He was a veteran of WWII in the U.S. Navy and a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church of Hallettsville.
Frank is survived by: two sons, Ken Butschek and wife Lydia of Spicewood and Kevin Butschek and wife Dawn of Hallettsville; three brothers, Leroy Butschek of Oklahoma, Robert Butschek of Hallettsville, and Gilbert Butschek of Hallettsville; and two grandchildren, Chase and Colin Butschek. Frank was preceded in death by: his wife, Ann, on Oct. 3, 2008; son, William Butschek Jr.; parents; two brothers, Alfred and Victor Butschek; and three sisters, an infant, Margaret Klesel, and Pearline Butschek.
Visitation will begin at 4 p.m. today at Kubena Funeral Home. A rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. today at the funeral home and at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. The funeral service will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2008 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Hallettsville, the Rev. John Peters officiating. Burial will follow at Sacred Heart Catholic Cemetery. Pallbearers: Chase Butschek, Colin Butschek, Dalton Powell, Gilbert Butschek Jr., Donnie Mikulenka, and Kenneth Jansky.
Memorials: Hospice of South Texas or Hallettsville Rehabilitation Center. Guest book entry and words of comfort may be shared with the family online at www.kubenafuneralhome.com.
Published in the Victoria Advocate on 11/3/2008