obit: Mary Kvasnicka
BALLINGER -- Mrs. Mary Kvasnicka, 88, of Rowena, died at 12:20 a.m. Tuesday in Ballinger Memorial Hospital following a long illness. Funeral will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday in Allen Davis Chapel.
Edward L. Marek of Temple will officiate with burial in Evergreen Cemetery at Rowena.
Born Oct. 1, 1906 in Bydzov, Czechoslovakia, she married Vaclaz [Vaclav?] Kvasnicka in Georgetown, Tex. They moved to Rowena, in 1909. She was a member of S.P.J.S.T. Lodge No. 49 for 54 years.
Survivors include two sons, Emil of Rowena, Elmer of San Antonio; two daughters, Mrs. Willie Dusek and Mrs. Emil Havlak of Lowake; three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Abilene Reporter-News, Tuesday, September 25, 1973
Submitted by Rosemary Ermis