Rosie J. Wiatrek
Rosie J. Wiatrek, age 85, of Hobson, TX formerly of Kenedy, TX, passed away May 23, 2011 in Kenedy. She was born June 30, 1925 in Panna Maria to John Pawelek, and Regina Dupnik Pawelek. Rosie married Alex J. Wiatrek on Oct. 23, 1951 in Panna Maria. She was a member of the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Panna Maria and a former member of Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church in Kenedy. She was a Bookkeeper for she and her husband’s business, Wiatrek’s T.V. and Radio Repair, for many years. She is survived by her husband Alex J. Wiatrek of Hobson; daughter Geralyn Labus and her husband Mark of Hobson; sisters Irene Pawelek, and Annie Pruski both of San Antonio; grandson Samuel Labus of Hobson; and numerous nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her parents; and an infant son Alvin James Wiatrek. A rosary was recited 7 PM, Wednesday, May 25, 2011 at Rhodes Funeral Home in Karnes City with a funeral mass having been celebrated 10 AM, Thursday, May 26, 2011 at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Panna Maria, TX. Interment followed in the Panna Maria Cemetery. Serving as pallbearers were Gary Pruski, Allen Pruski, Fabian Pawelek, Gary Hosek, Adrian Opiela Jr., and Mark Labus. Funeral services were entrusted to Rhodes Funeral Home where the on-line guestbook may be signed at rhodesfuneralhomeinc.com.