obit: Suzanne "Suzy" Harrell Kolafa
SUZANNE "SUZY" KOLAFA
VICTORIA - Suzanne "Suzy" Kolafa, age 59, passed away on Friday, January 18, 2013. Suzy was born on December 31, 1953, in Corpus Christi to the late Graham and Margaret Harrell.
She enjoyed participating in rodeos, riding horses, and doing anything outside growing up. Suzy always had a special place in her heart for animals, especially dogs and horses. She touched many peoples' lives and was a very special person. Suzy also loved being with her children and supporting their activities.
Suzy is survived by her husband, Wayne Kolafa of Victoria; son, Jeff (Brandi) Dixon of San Antonio; daughter, Melanie Dixon (Kevin Gerdes) of Victoria; brother James (Kelly) Harrell of Crosby; her four dogs; and her parrot.
Pallbearers will be Jeff Dixon, Jimmy Harrell, Michael Harrell, Roger Dixon, Kevin Gerdes, and Craig Lester.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday, January 23, 2013 from 6 - 8 p.m. at the Rosewood Funeral Chapels. Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. on Thursday, January 24, 2013 at the Seaside Cemetery in Corpus Christi.
If friends so desire, contributions may be made to Adopt-A-Pet, 8215 Houston Highway, Victoria, TX 77901.
Words of comfort may be shared with the family at www.rosewoodfuneralchapel.com.