obit: Josephine Mikeska
Josephine Mikeska of Longview died Oct. 6 at the age of 93 at Highland Pines Nursing Center in Longview. Her funeral Mass is scheduled for Oct. 9 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Longview. Visitation with the family will begin at 6:00 p.m. on Oct. 8 at Rader Funeral Home in Longview, followed by a Rosary at 7:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment will follow funeral services at Rosewood Park Cemetery, Longview.
Survivors include two daughters and their husbands, Jeanie and Paul Folzenlogen of Longview, and Elaine and Ron Jackson of Lufkin, four living sons and their wives, David and Glenda Mikeska of Austin, Marvin and Martha Mikeska of Burke, Va., Brian and Mary Mikeska of Austin, and Michael Mikeska of Austin, and the late Tony Mikeska, 18 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren, a sister, Catherine Morris of California, and a number of nieces and nephews.
Memorials may be sent to the Longview Junior League Sustainers' Scholarship, St. Mary's School in Longview, Longview Symphony, or the Monastery of the Infant Jesus in Lufkin.
Published in Austin American-Statesman on October 8, 2010