obit: Oscar Lee Barta
Oscar Lee Barta, 83, of Hallettsville, passed away Oct. 26, 2009. He was born on August 6, 1926, to Alfonse and Martha Cook Barta in Breslau, Texas. He married Irene Brossmann on April 15, 1950 in Schulenburg, Texas.
Oscar was a member of the Knights of Columbus, Sacred Heart Church, VFW, and American Legion. As a young man Oscar served our United States Army. He received the Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Ribbon, Good Conduct Medal, Army of Occupation Ribbon, & (Japan) Victory Ribbon and ended his service as a Stenographer with an Honorable Discharge. He enjoyed dinner club, dancing and spending his time hunting, fishing, and being outdoors at the farm.
Oscar is survived by: 1-son Tim Barta & his wife Julia of Katy, Texas; 2-Grandsons Matt and Mark Barta both of Houston; 1-brother Clarence Barta & his wife Mary Rose of Shiner; plus several nieces.
Oscar is preceded in death by: Wife Irene; Parents; 1-son Michael Lee Barta; 1-infant son Marc Anthony Barta; 1-brother James Barta.
Funeral Service: 10am Friday Oct. 30, 2009, at Sacred Heart Church. Visitation: 4pm, Thursday Oct. 29, 2009, at Kubena Funeral Home. Rosary: 7pm Thursday at Kubena Funeral Home Officiate: Rev. John Peters. Pallbearers: David Kotzebue, Kyle Kotzebue, Brad Kotzebue, Matt Barta, Mark Barta, and Pete Revel. Honorary Pallbearers: Ben Sustr and Marvin Cernik. Memorials: Sacred Heart Church. Burial: St. Rose of Lima Cemetery, Schulenburg, Texas.
Kubena Funeral Home