obit: Victor J. Zetka
VICTOR J. ZETKA
EDNA - Victor J. Zetka, of Edna, passed away Thursday, September 13, 2012 at the age of 79. He was born in Ganado, Texas, on July 14, 1933, to the late Louis Zetka and Celestin Kureck Zetka.
Victor is survived by his wife, Nellie Sanders Zetka of Edna; daughter, Diane Neumann (Jimmy) of Ganado; sons, Raymond Zetka (Christy), Bobby Zetka, and Louis "Peanut" Zetka (Alicia), all of Edna; brother, Bobby Zetka of Houston; 7 grandchildren; and 8 great grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, Victor is preceded in death by his first wife, Rowena Anders Zetka; sister, Margaret Hudson; brothers, Tommy Zetka, Jimmy Zetka and Joe Zetka; and grandsons, Jake Neumann and Cody Zetka.
Visitation will be Sunday, September 16, 2012, 5-7 pm, with a Rosary at 7:00 pm, at Oaklawn Funeral Home. A funeral mass will be held at 10:30 am, Monday, September 17, 2012, at St. Agnes Catholic Church. Reverend Michael Petering will be officiating. Burial will follow in Assumption Catholic Cemetery, Ganado.
Pallbearers will be Joey Neumann, Louis Zetka, Jr., Hunter Zetka, Clayton Zetka, Jerry Hudson, Dwayne Rogers, Joe Zetka Jr. and Melvin Siecko. Honorary pallbearers are the Houston Pipe Line employees.
Memorials may be made to the Jake Neumann Memorial Scholarship Fund at First State Bank, 209 W. York, Ganado, Texas 77962.
Military honors will be conducted under the auspice of the American Legion Post 346, Ganado, Texas.
Arrangements are under the direction of Oaklawn Funeral Home in Edna. 361-782-2221.
Published in Victoria Advocate on September 16, 2012