obit: Ella Helen Pacha Wizorek
- RIO HONDO, TX -- Ella Helen Wizorek, 94 passed away Tuesday night, February 3, 2004.
Ella was born to Freida and Joe Pacha on February 8, 1909 in Bartlett, Texas.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Jim Wizorek; and 3 brothers, Albert, Joe, and Walter.
Ella is survived by one brother, Leroy (Adeline) Pacha of Bartlett, Texas; one sister-in-law, Laura Dolezalek of Collinsville, Texas. Ella married Jim Wizorek in 1929. She is also survived by one son, Walter (Jean) Wizorek of Rio Hondo, TX; 3 daughters, Merle (Jim) Adair of Dublin, TX, Shirley Howarton of Palestine, TX, and Dorothy (Ernie) Hull of Grandbury, TX.
She is also survived by 9 grandchildren, and many great grandchildren.
Ella and Jim lived in the Rio Hondo area for several years, where they were involved in the farming industry. They moved to Port Lavaca, and after the death of Jim, Ella moved to Palestine, TX. She had been a resident of the Harlingen Nursing Center, until her death.
Many thanks to those wonderful people at the Harlingen Nursing Center for taking good care of Ella.
Ella was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother.
Her grandsons and great grandsons will be the honorary pallbearers.
Visitation will begin on Friday, February 6, 2004 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in the North Chapel, and the funeral service will begin at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Will Aten officiating,
Interment will take place on Monday, February 9, 2004 at 2:00 p.m. in Port Lavaca, Texas.
Funeral Arrangements are under the direction of Thomae-Garza Funeral Directors, 395 S. Sam Houston, San Benito, Texas. (956)399-1331.
Valley Morning Star - (Feb/6/2004)