obit: Helen Louise Herzog Doubrava
- Helen Louise Herzog Doubrava, 96, died Monday, Nov. 1, 2004.
Visitation will be held today (Wednesday) from 6 to 9 p.m. at Galloway and Sons chapel. Funeral services will take place at the same location on Thursday at 10 a.m. with Father Sebastian Vettah officiating. Special music will include "In the Garden," "Amazing Grace," "Precious Memories" and "How Great Thou Art." Burial will follow in Evergreen Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Robert Allen, Gary Dean, Allen, Keith and Aaron Blayne Doubrava and Les Odom.Mrs. Doubrava was born in Kyle on March 29, 1908, to Robert and Janie (Ewald) Herzog. She married Frank Doubrava in 1929. She was a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church and a Skidmore resident. She was a homemaker.She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, four brothers, Henry, Robert, Fritz and James, four sisters, Mannie, Ann, Edith and Frances, a son, Frank Doubrava Jr., and two grandsons, Ronald and Donald.Survivors include two daughters, Frances Streb of Corpus Christi and Jo Ann Odom and husband Joe of Brazoria; three sons, Allen Doubrava and wife Lee of Corpus Christi, Norm and Henry Doubrava of Skidmore; three sisters, Dorothy Herzog of Pennsylvania, Floralee Marshall of Houston and Lucille Custer of Sinton; 13 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
Galloway and Sons Funeral Directorsfrom The Beeville Progress - (Nov/5/2004)
Victoria Advocate, The (TX) - November 3, 2004
Deceased Name: Helen L.H. DoubravaSKIDMORE - Helen Louise Herzog Doubrava, 96, of Skidmore, died Monday, Nov. 1, 2004.She was born March 29, 1908, in Kyle, to the late Robert and Janie Ewald Herzog. She was a homemaker and a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church.Survivors: daughters, Frances Streb of Corpus Christi and Jo Ann Odom of Brazoria; sons, Allen Doubrava of Corpus Christi and Norm Doubrava and Henry Doubrava, both of Skidmore; sisters, Dorothy Herzog of Pennsylvania, Floralee Marshall of Houston and Lucille Custer of Sinton; 13 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.Preceded in death by: husband, Frank Doubrava; four sisters; brothers, Henry Doubrava, Robert Doubrava, Fritz Doubrava, and James Doubrava; son, Drank Doubrava Jr.; and two grandsons.Visitation will be 6-9 p.m. tonight at Galloway & Sons Funeral Directors chapel.Services will be 10 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home, the Rev. Sebastian Vettah officiating.Burial will be at Evergreen Cemetery. Galloway & Sons Funeral Directors, Beeville,