obit: Terry Lee Rubesh
LOUISE – Terry Lee Rubesh, 20, of Louise, was killed Monday night when his car hit the side of the creek bridge on Vitera Road, three miles north of Louise, and flipped upside down into the creek.
Rubesh, an employee of Padre Drilling Co. was dead at the scene of the 9:55 p.m. mishap.
State Trooper Ed Korenek of El Campo said Rubesh was southbound when the accident occurred.
Justice of the Peace Stock Quirey of Louise was called to the scene to hold an inquest.
A resident of Louise for the past 15 years, Rubesh was born Dec. 1957, in Ganado.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Wheeler Funeral Home Chapel in El Campo with the Rev. Tim Brewer, pastor of Louise United Methodist Church, officiating. Burial will be in Garden of Memories in El Campo.
Pallbearers will be Michael Jansky, Joe Janca, Greg yackel, Howard Green, Johnny Gresham and Dale Koenig.
Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Nancy Yackel Rubesh, a step-daughter, Tessie Means; two step-sons, Donald and Dwayne Means, and his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Alvin Rubesh Sr., all of Louise; four brothers, Raymie, Monty and Alvin Rubesh Jr. of Louise and Allen Rubesh of El Campo, and his grandmother, Mrs. Anita Beard of Channelview.
Victoria Advocate, April 12, 1978
Submitted by Rosemary Ermis