obit: Aileen Cervenka
EL CAMPO – Final rites for one of El Campo’s most popular and best loved young ladies, Aileen Cervenka, were held here Wednesday morning. Rev. V. A. Raska officiated at the services at the home at 9 a.m. and at the Requiem High Mass held at St. Philip’s Catholic Church immediately after the services. Burial was in the El Campo Catholic cemetery, Triska Funeral home in charge.
Aileen, 18, a student at Texas State College for Women at Denton, was killed and five others were injured in an automobile collision Sunday afternoon on the Greenville highway, two miles north of Denton.
Victoria Advocate, Sunday, May 24, 1942
Submitted by Rosemary Ermis