obit: Ignatius J. "I.J." "Rock" Mazoch
- Ignatius J. Mazoch
July 17, 2004
He was born Nov. 12, 1927, in El Campo, to the late John and Mary Kocurek Mazoch. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and a member of the Knights of Columbus, American Legion and VFW. He was a retired pipeline foreman for Transcontinental Pipeline for 35 years and a member of St. Philip's Church.
Survivors: wife, Annie Nedbalek of El Campo; daughters, Patricia Lamberth of Fort Worth, Annette Martin of Prairieville, La., and Sheila Bourque and Victoria Sweeney, both of Gonzales, La.; sons, John Mazoch Jr. of Bueche, La., and Brent Mazoch of Zachary, La.; sisters, Martha Marek and Beatrice Yockey, both of El Campo, and Edith Rahunek of Wharton; brothers, Joe Mazoch of Cuero and Alfonce Mazoch of El Campo; and 10 grandchildren.
Preceded in death by: son, Ricky Mazoch.
A rosary will be recited 10 a.m. today at St. Philip's Catholic Church.
Services will be 10:30 a.m. today at the church, the Rev. Gary Janak officiating.
Entombment will be in Gonzales, La. Triska Funeral Home, El Campo, 979-543-3681.
Pallbearers: Ryan Lambert, Clay Lambert, Matthew Mazoch, Jay Bourque, Jared Bourque, Lex Sweeney, and Brad Mazoch.
Memorials: St. Philip's Catholic Church or Hospice Support Inc.
Victoria Advocate, The - (Jul/18/2004)