OBIT: Elsie Inez Richter Krenek
- ELSIE INEZ RICHTER KRENEK
GARWOOD - Elsie Inez Richter Krenek, age 96, of Garwood, passed away on March 30, 2010.She was born on Nov. 25, 1913 in Garwood to the late Louis and Annie Meismer Richter. She married Joseph Paul Krenek on Jan. 7, 1935. She was a loving mom, grandma and great-grandma, and a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church in Nada, the Catholic Daughters, and the Christian Mothers.
She is survived by sons, Laddie Krenek and best friend Ms. Kay Tucker of El Campo, Delmar Krenek of Garwood, J.P. Krenek Jr. and wife Beverly of Garwood; sister, Ida Richter Fuex of El Campo and formerly of West University Place in Houston; grandchildren, Terry Krenek and wife Anne Marie of Seabrook, Sherry Strunk and husband H.O. "Butch" of Oakland, Jason Krenek of Garwood, Jennifer Miles and husband Gene of Fulshear, Nicole Joines and husband Luke of Richmond, Dustin Krenek of Kingsville, and Dane Krenek of College Station; and great-grandchildren, Colton, Cameron and Connor Krenek, Cody and Cullen Chapman, Jenson and John Thomas Miles, and Lauren Joines. Her parents, husband, Joseph Paul Krenek, and son, Lloyd Neal Krenek preceded her in death.
Visitation will be on Sunday, April 4, 2010 from 5 p.m. until 6 p.m. at St. Mary's Church in Nada. A rosary recited by the Nada Catholic Daughters and Christian Mothers will be at 6 p.m. on Sunday at the church. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Monday, April 5, at St. Mary's Church in Nada with Rev. Joe Vrana officiating. Burial will follow at the St. Mary's Cemetery. Pallbearers are Robert Woolard, Terry, Jason, Dustin, Dane and Robert Krenek. Honorary pallbearers are W.M. "Mark" Wied, Jerome Waligura, Dennis Korenek, Timmy Bittner, Donald Krenek and Billy Joe Krenek.
Memorial donations in memory of Elsie Krenek may be made to the Upkeep of St. Mary's Church or to the Garwood Volunteer Fire Department.
Triska Funeral Home, El Campo, 979-543-3681.Victoria Advocate online, 4/2/2010