obit: Frankie Dee Greak Schobel - mom Swoboda
Frankie Dee Schobel
April 11, 1918 - October 21, 2012
Frankie Dee Schobel, 94, of Columbus, Texas passed away on October 21, 2012 in Columbus.
She was born on April 11, 1918 to Oscar Greak, Sr. and Freida (Swoboda) Greak in Borden, Texas. Frankie lived her lifetime in Columbus. On November 22, 1939 she married Edgar Leo Schobel whom preceded her in death on December 17, 1996. She was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church in Columbus and also a homemaker, gardener and seamstress.
Frankie is survived by two sons, Gene Schobel of Columbus, TX, and Melvin Schobel and wife Phyles of New Caney, TX; brother, Edwin Greak of Industry, TX; five grandchildren, Scott Schobel and wife Audrey, Mark Schobel, Kristi Wright and husband Kyle, Karen Broussard and husband Jim, and James Schobel; seven great grandchildren, Samantha Alarcon and husband Victor, Ryan Scott Schobel, Ivah Broussard, Winston Broussard, Jessica Schobel, Kristen Hines, and Nikki Hines.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Oscar Greak, Sr. and Freida (Swoboda) Greak, husband Edgar Leo Schobel, daughter-in-law Nancy Schobel, five brothers, Oscar, Jr., T.W., Dan, Leroy, and John Greak, and two sisters, Margaret Sebesta and Gloria Guthmann.
Prayer Service will be Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 7:00 PM at Henneke Funeral Home in Columbus. Visitation will be Tuesday, 5;00 pm to 8:00 pm at Henneke Funeral Home and at the Church, Wednesday, 10:00 am to 11:00 am.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, October 24, 2012, 11:00 am at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Columbus with Rev. Jeffrey Marsh officiating. Burial will take place in the Brune Cemetery in Shaws Bend, Texas. Pallbearers are Butch Besch, Butch Schmidt, Sid Greak, Victor Alarcon, James Frenzel and Richard Meyer.
Memorials are suggested to St. Paul Lutheran Church, P.O. Box 267, Columbus, TX 78934.
Henneke Funeral Home