obit: Lad Slavik
Lad Slavik,74, of 304 Larkspur, died Saturday at 11:54 p.m. at a local hospital after a sudden illness.
He was born May 14, 1904, and was a lifelong resident of Victoria. He was a retired self-employed painter and carpenter. He was a member of the Catholic church.
A rosary will be recited at 7:30 p.m. Monday at Colonial Funeral Home Chapel. The body will lie in state at the funeral home until 12:45 p.m. Tuesday when it will be taken to the church for the services. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Our Lady of Victory Catholic Church, with the Rev. E. A. Hermes officiating. Burial will follow in Colonial Gardens Cemetery, under the direction of Colonial Funeral Home of Victoria.
Pallbearers will be the grandsons.
He was preceded in death by his father, John Slavik; and his mother, Millie Slavik.
Mr. Slavik was survived by his wife, Mrs. Ida Slavik of Victoria; a daughter, Edna Zirkie of Shreveport, La.; two sons, Milton J. Slavik and Herbert E. Slavik, both of Victoria; two brothers, Fred Slavik of Port Lavaca and John Slavik of Cost; 10 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Victoria Advocate, April 2, 1979
Submitted by Rosemary Ermis