obit: Velma D. Simpson Orsak
Brazosport Facts, The (Clute, TX) - August 20, 2004
Deceased Name: Velma D. OrsakVelma D. Orsak, of Liverpool, passed away on Tuesday, August 17, 2004, in Clute at the age of 86.Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Friday, August 20, at Palms Funeral Home with Bro. Carroll Grigsby officiating. Graveside services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday at Oakwood Cemetery in Corsicana.Honorary pallbearers are Gary and Pat Orsak and Darrell Quinn.Friends visited with the family at the funeral home on Thursday evening from 6 to 8 p.m.Velma was born to E.L. and Minnie Milican Simpson in Kernes, Texas. She was an area resident for 50 years. Velma loved housework, flowers, gardening, cooking and baking. She also loved dancing and the color orange.Surviving are her husband, Cyril J. Orsak; son, Jerrell Quinn and wife, Betty Jo, of Hewitt; stepsons, Gary Orsak and wife, Dorothy, of Liverpool, Pat Orsak and wife, Melinda, of Liverpool; stepdaughter, Diane Lucas of Alvin; brother-in-law, Gene Berry of Trinidad; sister, Thelma Smith and husband, Everett, of Trinidad; eight grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives.In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made to VITAS Hospice, 18333 Egret Bay Blvd., Suite 550, Houston, TX 77058.Arrangements by Palms Funeral Home.