OBIT: Gene Arthur Tesch
- GENE ARTHUR TESCHHALLETTSVILLE - Gene A. Tesch, 63, of Hallettsville, passed away April 27, 2010 in the Hallettsville Rehabilitation and Nursing Center. He was born on Dec. 20, 1946 in Hallettsville, to the late Woodrow H. andnh Lillian Woytek Tesch.He was a member of the Vietnam Veteran Chapter 854 and Vsetin Czech Moravian Brethren Church. Gene served with the U.S. Marine Corps during Vietnam. He received the Presidential Unit Citation, Vietnam Service Medal with one bronze service star, Vietnam Campaign Medal, and the Good Conduct Medal.Gene is survived by his sister, Alice Catalena & husband Billy of Houston; his brother Jerry Tesch and wife Gail of Hallettsville; and his nephews, Jeremy Tesch; and Mark Catalena and wife Heather and their son Lucas Catalena.
The family would like to thank, the staff at Hallettsville Rehabilitation and Nursing Center; Dr. Powell, Lavaca Medical Center; and Hospice for all of their special care and attention to our loved one.Funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Friday, April 30, 2010, at Vsetin Czech Moravian Brethren Church. Visitation will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, April 29, 2010 at Kubena Funeral Home. Prayer Service will be 7 p.m. Thursday, at Kubena Funeral Home. Officiating will be the Rev. Mark Labaj.Kubena Funeral Home, Hallettsville, 361-798-3271.Published in Victoria Advocate on April 29, 2010