obit: Lena Denise Galvan Pivonka
- Funeral services for Lena Denise (Galvan) Pivonka, 41, of Caldwell, will be held on Sunday, October 18, 2009 at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Caldwell, with Father Dimitrij Colankin officiating. Interment will follow afterwards at St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery, under the care and direction of Strickland Funeral Home. Mrs. Pivonka passed away on October 14, 2009, in Azle, Texas.
A visitation is set for Saturday, October 17, 2009 from 5 to 7 PM, at Strickland Funeral Home in Caldwell, with a Rosary being read at 7:00 PM.
Lena was born May 23, 1968 to David R. Galvan and Lydia (Soliz) Galvan in Cleburne, Texas. She married James Edward Pivonka, Jr. on February 6, 1986 in Ft. Worth, Texas.
Lena is survived by her husband James Edward Pivonka, Jr. of Caldwell, sons; John Anthony Galvin of San Antonio, Edward J. Pivonka of Caldwell, daughters; Diana Agnes Pivonka of Caldwell, Karen D. Pivonka of Caldwell, brothers; David L. Galvan & Isaac Galvan both of Ft. Worth, brother-in-law, Jonathan Clyde Leon of Caldwell and one grandchild.
Lena was preceded in death by her parents.
Pallbearers will be: James Edward Pivonka, Jr., David Galvan, Dennis Pivonka, Ronnie Pivonka, Rick Linnstaedter, Eddie Kraft, and Joey Tebo.
Strickland Funeral Home -- Caldwell, TX