obit: Marcella Dobecka Labay
Victoria Advocate, The (TX) - July 12, 2000
Deceased Name: MARCELLA LABAYEL CAMPO -- Marcella Labay, 88, of El Campo, died Monday, July 10, 2000.She was born Oct. 24, 1911, in Weimar, to the late Joseph Raymond and Antonia Peter Dobecka. She was a homemaker and a member of St. Philip the Apostle Catholic Church.Survivors: daughter, Valeria Hundl of Wharton; sons, Stanley Labay of Willis and Joe J. Labay of Alaska; half sister, Viola Kocian of Longview; brothers, Edwin Dobecka of Houston and Clarence Dobecka of Weimar; seven grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.Preceded in death by: husband, Jim J. Labay; parents; sister, Anna Dobecka; two brothers; and two grandchildren.Parish wake services will be 7 p.m. tonight at Triska Funeral Home chapel.Services will be 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Philip's Catholic Church, the Rev. Michael Petering officiating.Burial will be at Holy Cross Memorial Park. Triska Funeral Home, El Campo, (979) 543-3681.Memorials: St. Philip School Endowment Fund or the Pilot Club of El Campo.