obit: Arnold R. Malek
EL CAMPO – Arnold R. Malek, 62, a former resident here who had lived in Houston for the past 45 years, died Thursday in a Houston hospital.
He was born May 9, 1916, in Wharton County.
A rosary will be recited at 7:30 p.m. Friday at Triska Chapel. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at the chapel with the Rt. Rev. Msgr. J. A. Petru officiating. Burial will be in the St. John’s Catholic Cemetery I Taiton.
He is survived by his wife, Alice of Houston; a daughter, Amy Malek of Houston; a son, Arnold Jr. of Houston; his mother, Frances Malek of El Campo; and four sisters, Viola Laay of El Campo, Adela Buttler of Houston, Dorothy Sanbera of Weimar and Luella Malek of Eagle Lake.
Victoria Advocate, September 22, 1978
Submitted by Rosemary Ermis