obit: Frank Slovak
Victoria Advocate, The (TX) - January 3, 2000
Deceased Name: FRANK SLOVAKYOAKUM -- Frank Slovak, 96, of Yoakum, and formerly of Shiner and Brenham, died Saturday, Jan. 1, 2000.He was born Aug. 29, 1903, in Shiner, to the late Tom and Rosie Schovajsa Slovak. He was a retired farmer, a member of SPJST , a former member of Nelsonville Brethern Church and a member of Shiner Brethern Church.Survivors: daughter, June Rose Hagens of Yoakum; sister, Olga Sauer of Yoakum; two grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.Preceded in death by: parents; first wife, Hattie Pavlicek Slovak and second wife, Ruth Stepan Slovak.Services will be 2 p.m. today at Shiner Brethern Church, the Revs. John Gantt and Henry Beseda officiating.Burial will be at Shiner Brethern Cemetery. Buffington Funeral Home, Yoakum, (361) 293-2333.Pallbearers: Herman Hoff, Delbert Schultz, Allen Stepan, Donnie Maresh, Barry Maresh and Dennis Sauer.Honorary pallbearers: Lee Baker and Robert Motal.Memorials: Shiner Brethern Church.