obit: Georgie Marie Stryk Rehak
Posted: July 24, 2012
Georgie Marie Stryk Rehak of Schulenburg passed away at Cornerstone Hospital in Austin on Sunday, July 8 at 8:35 a.m. at age 76 years, 4 months, 24 days.
The funeral was held at St. Rose Catholic Church in Schulenburg on Wednesday, July 11 at 10 a.m., followed by interment in the church cemetery. Officiating were Rev. John Bily of Weimar and Rev. Robert Guerra of Eagle Lake. Pallbearers were grandsons Jason Klam, Jeremy Klam, Joshua Klam, Jordan Rehak, Jakob Rehak and Christopher Kubala; great-grandson Carson Klam; and nephew Jimmy Rehak.
A rosary was said on Tuesday, July 10 at 7:30 p.m. at St. Rose Catholic Church, led by Rev. Tim Kosler.
Born at Praha on Feb. 14, 1936, she was the daughter of Anastasia (Migl) and John C. Stryk Sr. She attended St. Mary's School at Praha. On Nov. 7, 1955, she married Leroy Rehak Sr. at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Praha. She lived in Houston from 1955-73, and Schulenburg from 1973 until her death. She was a member of St. Rose Catholic Church. “She was a devoted mother, grandmother and great-grandmother who enjoyed and treasured her family, shopping and trips to Coushatta,” her family writes.
Survivors include four daughters, Debbie Klam of Dubina, Barbara Kubala and husband Tommy of Spring Branch, Cindy Srubar and husband Ernest of Schulenburg, and Kathy Rehak and fiancé Jimmie Belicek of Hallettsville; a son, Leroy Rehak Jr. and wife Brenda of Schulenburg; two sisters, Martha Sitka of Hallettsville, and Ann Cerny and husband Stanley of Katy; a sister-in-law, Hattie Stryk of Praha; a brother, Ernest Stryk of Houston; and 11 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. A granddaughter preceded her in death.
Schwenke-Baumgarten Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.