obit: August Joseph Duge - wife Krupa
BEEVILLE – August Joseph Duge, 78, died Friday in a Corpus Christi hospital after a long illness.
A farmer and ranchman, he was born in Skidmore on Aug. 17, 1899, the son of the late Frank and Victoria Gregorczyk Duge. He married the former Mily Krupa on Aug. 6, 1924 in Skidmore.
He was a member of the St. Joseph Catholic Church in Beeville.
Rosary will be recited Sunday at the Galloway and Sons Funeral Home Chapel at 7 p.m.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Monday at the St. Joseph Catholic Church in Beeville, and burial will follow in the Evergreen Cemetery in Skidmore.
Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Mily Duge of Skidmore, one daughter, Mrs. Otto Hertel of Berclair; four sons, Edward Duge of Skidmore, Edgar of Corpus Christi, John and James Duge of Victoria; one sister, Mrs. Bena Harper of Beeville, 10 grandchildren and two great grandchildren.
Victoria Advocate, April 9, 1978
Submitted by Rosemary Ermis