OBIT: Edward Smiga
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EDWARD SMIGAVICTORIA - Edward Smiga, 94, of Victoria, passed away on Wednesday, April 29, 2009.He was born Feb. 22, 1915, in Hallettsville, to the late Frank and Frances Lanik Smiga. Mr. Smiga retired after 27 years with V.I.S.D. He was a member of St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Inez.urvivors include his daughter, Frances Tait of Yoakum; sons, Eddie Smiga of Goliad, Larry Smiga of Victoria, and Allen Smiga of Telferner; brothers, Charles "C.T." Smiga of Fort Worth and Leo Smiga of Edna; nine grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. In addition to this parents, Mr. Smiga was preceded in death by his wife, Leona Helen Smiga; sisters, Lillie Bomersbach and Mary Andress; and brothers, Alfred, George, William and Julius Smiga.A rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. on Sunday, May 3, 2009 at Rosewood Funeral Chapel. Funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, May 4, 2009 at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Inez with Rev. Gabriel Bentil officiating. Interment will follow in Wood Hi Cemetery. Pallbearers are Jason Smiga, Bobby Smiga, Bill Smiga, and Bob Bomersbach.Memorials may be made to Accolade Hospice Foundation, Inc., 222 W. Grand, Yoakum, TX 77995.
Rosewood Funeral Chapels in charge of arrangements, 361-573-4546.
Published in the Victoria Advocate on 5/2/2009