The Ennis Daily News - Wednesday, April 12, 1995
Mr. Joe Zajdl, 85, died Tuesday, April 11 at the Doctors
Health Care Center in Dallas.
He was born May 20, 1909 in Ennis the son of Joe and Mary
Frances Vezalic Zajdl. He was reared in and around the Ennis
community. He attended school in Crisp. After their marriage they
lived in Crisp. In 1938 they moved to Dallas where he was employed
by the Neuhoff Packing Company in 1941. He retired in 1971 as a
foreman after over 30 years of service. Mrs. Zajdl preceded him in
death on Aug. 23, 1976. He was a member of the Dallas Brethren
He is survived by two daughters, Alice Macalik and Evelyn
Wright both of Dallas; two brothers, Arnold Zajdl of Dallas and Eddie
Zajdl of Gun Barrel City; four sisters, Helen Durdin, Louis Witt,
Albina Starek and Ema Cochran all of Dallas; eight grandchildren; 16
great grandchildren; one great great grandchild; and numerous nieces
Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday in the
Crisp Cemetery with Rev. Tim Ahlen of the Country Church in Mesquite
officiating under the direction of J.E. Keever Mortuary.
Laurie (Wilhite) McDonald
*Please note the obit has mispelled his mother's maiden name. It
should be spelled Vrzalik.
Also, they did not publish his wife's name. Her name was Julia