obit: Florian F. Steffek Jr.
Funeral services for Florian F. Steffek Jr., 71, were held Sunday afternoon, June 25, in the Hubbard Funeral Chapel here, with burial in St. Michael’s Cemetery.
Rev. O. B. Kahlich officiated. Pallbearers were Bennie J. Rerich, Jeff Cernoch, John A. Hajovsky, Ted Kloesel, Jerry Steffek, and C. S. Bahjney.
Mr. Steffek died June 23 at his home in Baytown. Born Sept. 15, 1899, in Austria, he came to this country with his parents in 1903, the family settling at Dubina. He never married.
Mr. Steffek worked for Humble Oil & Refining Co. at Baytown from 1930 to 1934, then returned to Weimar to take care of his aged parents. After their deaths he returned to Baytown to establish his own plumbing business.
He is survived by two brothers, John of Needville and Fred of Weimar; and nieces and nephews, including Mrs. Bennie Rerich of Weimar. A sister, Mrs. Sophie Steffek Genzer, preceded him in death.
Weimar Mercury, June 29, 1972
Submitted by Rosemary Ermis