obit: George Mikeska
George Mikeska, 94, of Abbott, passed away Saturday morning, January 19, 2013 at his home. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Mary's Catholic Church of the Assumption, with the Rev. Ed Karasek as celebrant.Military Graveside Rites will follow at Fatima Cemetery, conducted by West Veterans Honor Guard. A rosary will be recited 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at Aderhold Funeral Home by his grandchildren and great grandchildren, followed by a visitation until 8 p.m.
Survivors include his beloved wife of 64 years, Frankye Mikeska of Abbott; two daughters, Jane Kapavik and husband, Henry of West, and Joyce Putnam and husband, Mike of Ft. Worth; four grandchildren, Becky Machac and husband, Marc, Sharon Hlavenka and husband, Jon, Paula Williams and husband, Jerimy, and John Kapavik and wife, Jessica; nine great grandchildren, Lane, Lance, Devin, Raven, Hannah, Ashlyn, Ryan, Dylan and Brayden; and many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Catholic Brothers and Sisters United.
Full obituary and memorial guest book can be found at www.aderholdfuneralhome.com.
March 10, 1918 - January 19, 2013
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Published in Waco Tribune-Herald on January 21, 2013