obit: Jerry William Hornak
Jerry William Hornak, 47, of Granger, died at 2:30 a.m. Sunday in a local hospital. He had a heart attack while working at Robinson Packing Company and was taken to a hospital by A-1 Ambulance.
Funeral services will be at 8 a.m. Tuesday in the Church of the Assumption in West with Rev. E. J. Polcak officiating. Burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery in West. A rosary will be recited at 8 p.m. Monday in the Aderhold Funeral Home in West.
Mr. Hornak was born in West and lived in Granger for 35 years. He came to Waco a year ago and was employed as a night watchman. He was veteran of World War II.
Survivors include his widow, Mrs. Annie Hornak of Granger; his mother, Mrs. Frank Hornak of West; one son, Lawrence Hornak of Topeka, Kan.; three daughters, Miss Jeri Hornak of Austin, Miss Rita Hornak and Miss Delma Hornak, both of Granger; two brothers, Adolph Hornak of West and Edward Hornak of Waco; two sisters, Mrs. Ernest Cinek of Hillsboro and Mrs. Grady Calvery of Waco.
Waco News-Tribune, Monday, August 15, 1955
Submitted by Rosemary Ermis