Joseph Daniel Sulak and Mary C. Holacka
Husband Joseph Daniel Sulak
Born: 19 Mar 1906 - McLennan County, Texas Christened: Died: 7 Feb 2001 - McLennan County, Texas Buried: - St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery, West, McLennan County, Texas
Father: Cyril Method Sulak (1876-1954) Mother: Anna Bezdek (1881-1961)
Marriage: 27 Nov 1927 - Church of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Penelope, Hill, Texas
1. Obituary: 7 Feb 2001, McLennan County, Texas. Joe D. Sulak
Joe D. Sulak, age 94 of West, passed away Wednesday afternoon, February 7, 2001 in Hillcrest Baptist Medical Center in Waco.
Rosary was recited 7:30 p.m. Friday, by Deacon Bennie Cepak, in Kotch Funeral Home Chapel in West Mass of Christian Burial w as celebrated 10 a.m. Saturday in St. Mary's Catholic Church of the Assumption in West, with the Rev. Ed Karasek and the Rev Walter Matus as co-celebrants. Burial followed in St. Mary's Cemetery in West.
Mr. Sulak was born March 19, 1906 in West and had lived in the West area all of his life. He was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church of the Assumption in West. a member K.J.T. Society No. 31 for 63 years and an associate member of Knights of Columbus Council No. 2305 of West. Mr. Sulak was a retired farmer and cotton ginner. He was raised on a farm and in a cotton gin owned by his father on the McLennan/Hill County line near the Aquilla Creek west of West. He was part-owner and operator of a cotton gin in Robstown for a short time and a part-owner and operator of the West Cotton Gin in West for several years, until his retirement.
He married Mary Holacka, November 27, 1927 at Penelope and she preceded him in death in 1985. He was also preceded in death by a daughter. Leona Tays; his parents, C.Y. and Anna Sulak~ four brothers, Cyril Sulak, Lewis Sulak, Charlie Sulak and Eugene Sulak and five sisters, Agnes Sulak Cepak. Annie Sulak Cepak, Theresa Sulak, Otille Sulak Gerik and Mary Sulak.
Mr. Sulak is survived by three sons, George Sulak and his wife Lucille. Dennis Sulak and his wife Rose and Norman Sulak and his wife Dorothy. all of West; five sisters, Sophia Sulak Wrbas, Lucille Sulak Hykel and Lillie Sulak Marak, all of West, Sabina Sulak Macicek of LaMarque and Margaret Sulak Guidusek of Waco: 14 grandchildren, Jamie Tays Starkey and her husband Anthony Lisa Tays, James Sulak, Gary Sulak and his wife Becky. Sharon Sulak Kolar and her husband Ricky. Keith Sulak and his wife Elaine, Catherine Sulak. Ronald Sulak and his wife Cindy, Richard Sulak and his wife Kay, Duane Sulak and his wife Nancy, Laura Sulak Crouch and her husband David, David Sulak and his wife Tami, Michael Sulak and Denise Sulak Castro and her husband Ernest: 19 great-grandchildren: several nieces and nephews and a special friend, Hilma Macha.
Active Pallbearers were Richard Sulak, Michael Sulak, James Sulak. Keith Sulak, Duane Sulak, David Sulak, Gary Sulak and Ronald Sulak.
Honorary Pallbearers were Anthony Starkey. Ricky Kolar. David Crouch. Ernest Castro and members of the Over 50 Dance Club.
Wife Mary C. Holacka
Born: 15 Nov 1906 Christened: Died: 10 Aug 1985 Buried: - St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery, West, McLennan County, Texas
Father: Frank Holacka (Abt 1874- ) Mother: Annie (Abt 1874- )
1. Census: 30 Jan 1920, Hill County, Texas. Precint 5, Supervisor's District 6, Enumeration District 50, Location 232 - 232
1 F Leona Mae Sulak
Born: 20 Oct 1928 - McLennan County, Texas Christened: Died: 29 Sep 1990 - Dallas, Dallas County, Texas Buried:Spouse: James Tays (living)
2 M George Joseph Sulak
Born: 9 Jun 1930 - Penelope, Hill County, Texas Christened: Died: 31 Dec 2001 Buried: - St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery, West, McLennan County, TexasSpouse: Lucille Marie Drozd (living)
3 M Dennis James Sulak
Born: 2 Nov 1934 - Hill County, Texas Christened: Died: 29 Dec 2012 Buried: - St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery, West, McLennan County, TexasSpouse: Rose Marie Petter (living)
4 M Norman Eugene Sulak
Born: 12 Jun 1938 - Aquilla, McLennan County, Texas Christened: Died: 6 Aug 2012 - Waco, McLennan County, Texas Buried: - St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery, West, McLennan County, TexasSpouse: Dorothy Klaus (living)