obit: Henry Kana
Funeral services for Henry Kana, 58, of Weimar, brother of V. J. (Jiggs) Kana of Eagle Lake, were held at St. Michael’s Catholic Church Friday, Feb. 24th at 2 p.m. The Rev. Daniel O’Brien officiated with burial in St. Michael’s Cemetery. Hubbard Funeral Home was in charge.
Mr. Kana succumbed Wednesday, Feb. 22 at Youens Memorial Hospital in Weimar.
Born at Holman on May 26, 1919, he was the son of the late Henry and Mary Hajovsky Kana. He was united in marriage with Madie Birdwell.
He was employed by Brasher Motor Co., in Weimar for 31 years during which time he served as bookkeeper and office manager. He was a World War II veteran and was a member of the Weimar Volunteer Fire Department., American Legion, Knights of Columbus and KJT.
Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Madie Kana of Weimar; four sons, John Paul of Atlanta, Ga., Henry G., Jr. of Houston, James A. of Austin and Robert W. of Seattle, Wash.; four sisters, Mrs. Mary Vacek of Muldoon, Mrs. Annie Cernosek of Holman, Mrs. Cecile Bartosh of Columbus and Mrs. Henrietta Strunk of Oakland; four brothers, Fred of Baytown, V. J. of Eagle Lake, John of Weimar and Leroy of Bastrop; and two granddaughters.
Eagle Lake Headlight, Thurs., Mar. 2, 1978
Submitted by Rosemary Ermis