obit: Felix M. Sandelovic - mom Rohan
FELIX M. SANDELOVIC
YOAKUM- Felix M. Sandelovic, 83, of Yoakum entered eternal rest on Thursday, Jan. 12, 2012 .
He was born on June 9, 1928 in Pilot Grove to John and Albina Rohan Sandelovic. He was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church. He served his country during the Korean Conflict as a member of the U. S. Army. Less than a month after his honorable discharge, he married the former Janie Springfield, at St. Joseph Catholic Church on Nov. 11, 1952. He retired from Southwestern Bell Telephone Company in 1988 after 40 years of service. He was a devoted husband, father and grandfather.
He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Janie Sandelovic; children, James Sandelovic of Yoakum, Linda Sandelovic of Victoria, William "Bill" Sandelovic of Shiner, Catherine Brown of Richmond, Elizabeth Lemke and husband Dayle of Victoria and Michael Sandelovic and wife Deanna of Hallettsville. He was blessed with five grandchildren: Joshua Brown, Clayton Brown and wife Brooke, Ky Sandelovic, Nathan Sandelovic, and Natalie Sandelovic; and brother, Adolph Sandelovic of Leander.
He was preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Antonia Cretors, Julia McKay, Annie Heiman, Mary Zissa, Albina Sandelovic and brothers, Rudy Sandelovic and Emil Sandelovic.
Visitation was held 5-7 p.m. with rosary at 7 p.m. on Friday, January 13, 2012 at Thiele-Cooper Funeral Home. Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 14, 2012 at the funeral home with Rev. Matthew Huehlefeld officiating. Interment at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery.
Pallbearers: Bill Sandelovic, Dayle Lemke, Michael Sandelovic, Joshua Brown, Clayton Brown and Ky Sandelovic.
Memorials may be given to the American Legion, Parkinson's Foundation, St. Joseph School Endowment or the donor's choice.
Online guest book may be signed at www.thielecooper.com
Arrangements by Thiele-Cooper Funeral Home in Yoakum,
Published in Victoria Advocate from January 13 to January 14, 2012