obit: Mollie Novotny Jekel
Mollie Jekel, 94, of Cameron, died Saturday, March 9, 2013 in a Cameron nursing center. Funeral services will be 10:00 am Wednesday at Marek-Burns-Laywell Funeral Home with Rev. Doug Budd officiating. Burial will follow in the Corinth Cemetery near Buckholts. Visitation will be held Tuesday from 6-8:00 pm at the funeral home.
Ms. Jekel, owner and operator of the Jekel Store, was born January 31, 1919 in Milam County to Joseph and Mary (Paveska) Novotny. She married Frank Jekel and he preceded her in death in 1980. She was a past president of the Ladies Auxiliary of the V.F.W. Post 2010 and a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Cameron. She was also preceded in death by a grandson, Anthony Vybiral.
Son Dwayne Jekel of Cameron
Daughter Janet Hinson of Cameron
Sister Mary Costolow of Dallas
3 grandchildren: Robert (Roby) Jekel of Cameron, Al Vybiral of Jewett and Shelia
Jekel Chavez of Clear Lake
6 great grandchildren and 2 great great grandchildren
Longtime companion, Joe Vansa of Cameron
Marek-Burns-Laywell Funeral Home