obit: Patrick P. Matocha Sr.
- WEST COLUMBIA -- Patrick Paul Matocha Sr., 53, died Wednesday (Jan. 14, 1976) in Sweeny Community Hospital.Services are planned for 2 p.m. Friday in the Baker Funeral Home Chapel here. The Rev. _ Noel Snow will officiate. Burial will be in Cedar Lawn Haven of Rest.Matocha had lived in this city for 50 years. The family residence is at 415 W. Bernard St.He was employed in the Transportation Department of the Dow Chemical Co., had served in World War II and was a member of the American Legion Post here.Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Mattie Matocha; one daughter, Susan Matocha and a son, Patrick, Jr., both of West Columbia; a sister, Mrs. Emil Kurek, Sealy; and two brothers, Ike Matocha, Freeport and Paul Matocha.Brazosport Facts, Wednesday, January 14, 1976Submitted by Rosemary Ermis