obit: Gilbert Krhovjak - mom Starustka
May 24, 1931 - January 5, 2013
Gilbert Krhovjak, 81, of Columbus, Texas passed away on January 5, 2013 in Columbus.
He was born on May 24, 1931 to John Leon Krhovjak and Ida (Starustka) Krhovjak in Novohrad, Texas. Gilbert was a farmer and rancher. On June 14, 1961 he married Grace Ann Kalmus. He was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church in Ellinger.
Gilbert is survived by his wife, Grace Krhovjak of Columbus, TX; daughter, Natalie Rodenbeck of Columbus, TX, son, Greg Krhovjak and Stephanie Caviness of Columbus, TX, and three grandchildren, Kyle Rodenbeck, Krystal Rodenbeck and Justin Krhovjak.
He was preceded in death by his parents, John Leon Krhovjak and Ida (Starustka) Krhovjak, sister, Virginia Balusek and a nephew.
Visitation will be held Wednesday, January 9, 2013 from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm at St. Mary Catholic Church in Ellinger, Texas and with the Parish Rosary Wednesday at 7:00 pm. Visitation on Thursday from 8:00 am to10:00 am at St. Mary Catholic Church in Ellinger. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, January 10, 2013, 10:00 am at St. Mary Catholic Church in Ellinger, Texas with Fr. Stephen Nesrsta officiating. Interment will follow in St. Mary Catholic Cemetery in Ellinger. Pallbearers are James Korenek, L.J. Korenek, Kyle Rodenbeck, Justin Krhovjak, Leroy Janecka and Darren Kunz.
Henneke Funeral Home