obit: Rudolph "Rudy" Mader - mom Cerny
RUDOLPH CERNY MADER
PORT LAVACA - Rudolph "Rudy" Mader, age 49, of Port Lavaca, formerly of Wharton, passed away on August 20, 2013. He was born on September 6, 1963 in El Campo, Texas to Vinc Anton Mader Jr and Dorothy Cerny Mader. Rudolph was a self-employed oil gauger for many years and worked as an offshore platform operator for Greystar for the last two years before his health declined.
He is survived by his mother, sister Judy Korenek and husband Leonard of Port Lavaca, and brother Bill Mader and wife Yvonne of Wharton.
Rudy was preceded in death by his father and brother Vincent Anton Mader III.
Visitation will begin at 2 pm on Thursday, August 22, 2013 at Triska Funeral Home with a Rosary recited at 7 pm. A Funeral Mass will be held at 10:30 am on Friday, August 23, 2013 at St. Philip Catholic Church with the Reverend Albert Yankey officiating. Entombment will follow at Holy Cross Memorial Park.
Pallbearers are Michael Mader, William Mader, David Franek, Chris Sewell, Roy Longoria, Thomas Truchard, and Gary Wendel. Honorary pallbearers are his nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.
Memorial donations in honor of Rudolph may be made to Hospice of South Texas-Victoria or Nazareth Academy in Victoria.
Memories and words of condolence may be left for the family online at www.triskafuneralhome.com. Triska Funeral Home 979-543-3681.