obit: Joe Benard Liska
- Joe B. Liska
June 11, 2004
He was born Aug. 20, 1917, in Runge, to the late Joe Emil and Albina Novak Liska. He was a farmer and rancher and a retired veterans' service officer, having worked 29 years for Karnes County. He was a U.S. Army veteran, serving during World War II and a member of St. Anthony's Catholic Church, VFW Post 9189 and the KJZT Society.
Survivors: wife, Regina Zezula Liska; daughters, Patricia Eichman and Stephanie Tips, both of San Antonio, and Janet Lott of Runge; sons, Jeffrey Liska of San Antonio and Tommy Liska of Victoria; six grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
A rosary will be recited at 7:30 p.m. tonight at Rhodes Funeral Home chapel.
Services will be 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Anthony's Catholic Church in Runge, the Revs. Paschal Bergin and Flannagan and Monsignor Lambert Bily officiating.
Burial will be at Runge Catholic Cemetery. Rhodes Funeral Home, Karnes City, 830-780-3334.
Victoria Advocate, The - (Jun/13/2004