obit: Evelyn Bollom Chaka
- Evelyn Chaka, 81, of Chandler, passed away on Aug. 27, 2011. She was born on Aug. 23, 1930 in Hallettsville to Adolph and Albina Kainer Bollom. She was employed as school cafeteria manager with the LaMarque ISD before retiring in 1999.
She was preceded in death by her parents and husband, Jerome Chaka.
She is survived by her daughter, Yvonne McCreery of Chandler; sisters, Lillian Konarik of El Campo and Mary Lee Kallus of Edna; grandchildren, Connie McGhee and husband Brady of Murchinson and Jennifer Dowdy of Chandler and great-grandchildren, Justin McGhee, Emily McGhee, Andrew Dowdy, Madison Dowdy and Brayden Davis.
Visitation is 9 a.m.-noon Tuesday, Aug. 30 at Triska Funeral Home. Funeral services is 2 p.m., Tuesday, Aug. 30 at St. Philip the Apostle Catholic Church with the Rev. Gary Janak officiating. A parish rosary will precede the funeral Mass at 1:30 p.m. at the church. Burial followed at Holy Cross Memorial Park.
Pallbearers were Brady McGhee, Gary Konarik, Terry Konarik, Jerry Konarik, David Kallus and Dennis Kallus.
Arrangements by Triska Funeral Home, El Campo.
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