Rosary for Joseph J. Makovy, 86, of West, will be
recited at his home at 8 p.m. Thursday. Mr. Makovy, a retired West farmer,
died at 1:20 a.m. Wednesday at his home there.
Funeral services will be held at 9 a.m. Friday in
the Church of the Assumption in West with Father George Doskocil
officiating. Burial will be in St. Mary's Cemetery in West.
Mr. Makovy was born in Czechoslovakia. He
lived most of his life in Hill County and retired from farming 14 years ago and
moved to West.
Survivors include his widow; two sons, Frank Makovy
of Waco and Joe J. Makovy Jr. of Abbott; four daughters, Mrs. Mary Marek of
West, Mrs. Sophie Beseda of Penelope, Mrs. Christine Rejek of Penelope and Miss
Willie Mae Makovy of West; a brother, John Makovy of Abbott; a sister, Mrs. Joe
Strnadel of Abbott; 32 grandchildren and 48 great-grandchildren.
Waco News-Tribune, Thursday, June 14,
Submitted by Rosemary