obit: Dorothy A. "Dot" Pulkrabek Sykora
YOAKUM - Dorothy A. "Dot" Sykora, age 86, passed away on Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2011. She was born on June 28, 1925 in Shiner to Frank and Albina Prince Pulkrabek. She was a loving mother and a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church.
Survivors: daughter, Loretta Shindler of Tacoma, Wash.; sons, Robert Sykora (Sherry) of Conroe, David Sykora (Doris) of Austin and Chris Sykora of Yoakum; five grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Preceded in death by: parents; husband, Lawrence B. "Sam" Sykora; grandson, Craig Sykora; and a sister, Rubye Miculka.
A rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. today at St. Joseph Catholic Church. Funeral Mass will be at 1 p.m. on Saturday at the church with Rev. Matthew Huehlefeld officiating. Burial will be at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery.
Pallbearers: Matthew Sykora, Nathan Sykora, Sean Sykora, Troy Sykora, Shea Sykora and Jeannie Hermes.
Memorials may be given to Accolade Hospice or the donor's choice.
Arrangements by Thiele-Cooper Funeral Home in Yoakum, 361-293-5656.
Published in Victoria Advocate on August 5, 2011