obit: Annie Hejl Kolar
LA SALLE – Funeral services for Annie Kolar, 80, of La Salle will be held at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Edna Presbyterian Church, with the Rev. Richard Stone officiating.
Burial will be in Edna Memory Gardens under direction of the Slavik Funeral Home. Pallbearers and honorary pallbearers will be Jim Short, Gary Martin, Dennis, Gary, Jerome and Steven Kolar; Kenneth and Johnny Mowrey; Ron Weinland, and Bill Coston.
Mrs. Kolar was born Nov. 22, 1898 at Temple, and came to this county in 1927. A member of the Community Presbyterian Church of Vanderbilt, she died Monday in a local hospital.
Surviving are her husband, John Kolar of La Salle; two daughters, Leona Short of Corpus Christi and Dorothy Mowrey of Houston; three sons, Eugene and J.B. of La Salle and Calvin of Victoria; two sisters, Minnie Carter of Wichita Falls and Albina Koppa of Temple; two brothers, Frank Hejl and Joe Hejl of Temple; 13 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Victoria Advocate, December 13, 1978
Submitted by Rosemary Ermis