OBIT: Marie Mazoch Laitkep
MARIE LAITKEPWHARTON - Mrs. Marie Laitkep, age 98, of Wharton, died Wednesday, June 30, 2010, in a Wharton Nursing Home following a brief illness.She was born on Aug. 14, 1911, in Fayette County, the daughter of the late Charles and Marie Hajovsky Mazoch. Mrs. Laitkep was a longtime resident of Wharton and a member of St. John's Catholic Church in Hungerford. She married John Frank Laitkep on Oct. 11, 1933, in Ammansville and he preceded her in death on Dec. 13, 1992. She was a homemaker all her life.In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a son, four sisters, a brother, and a grandson.
A rosary will be recited at 7 p.m., Thursday evening, July 1, 2010, at the Wharton Funeral Home. Funeral Mass will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, July 2, 2010, at St. John's Catholic Church in Hungerford with Father Henry Rachunek officiating. Burial will follow in the St. John's Church Cemetery in Hungerford.
Survivors include nine children, three sisters and two brothers. She also leaves 23 grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren.
In lieu of usual remembrances, the family requests memorials to the charity of your choice. Funeral services are under the direction of the Wharton Funeral Home.Published in Victoria Advocate on July 1, 2010