Saturday, November 28, 2015
1012 C Street  •  Floresville, TX 78114  •  Phone: 830-216-4519  •  Fax: 830-393-3219  • 

WCN Site Search

Lost & Found

*Includes FREE photo online!
Found: Military dog tag at Wal-mart fuel station, name on tag is Perez Lilliana. If you are or know this person, call Felix 830-391-3003 to claim.
REWARD!! 2 catahoula female hog dogs with neon collars lost around cr 132 & hwy 97 west & cr 221 on San Antonio River call 210-779-6614 or 210-815-2709
More Lost & Found ads ›

Help Wanted

Your #1 Advertising Resource! Call 830-216-4519.
CASA VOLUNTEER COORDINATOR, FULL-TIME POSITION. Provides professional staff support to CASA volunteers to ensure that abused children’s best interests are represented in court. Social services experience required.  Responsible for assisting with recruiting and initial training of advocates, and coordinating cases in Wilson County and Karnes County with Atascosa County (home office). Must demonstrate written and presentation communication skills. Must be available to work intermittent evenings/weekends with some travel.  Must have personal car, current TDL, and auto liability insurance. Call CASA of South Texas at 830-569-4696 for application, or e-mail request to by November 30.
More Help Wanted ads ›

Featured Videos

Video Vault ›
Vinyards Funeral Home OBWCN your news your way-subscribeWCN Obituaries
You’ve been granted free access to this subscribers only article.


Sylvia Dziuk Scheffler

Sylvia Dziuk Scheffler

E-Mail this Story to a Friend
Print this Story
Write a Tribute. Share a Memory.
February 22, 2012
Offer condolences


Sylvia Dziuk Scheffler, 87, a lifelong resident of Kosciusko, Texas, entered into rest Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2012.

Sylvia was born March 13, 1924, the daughter of Charles and Agnes Dziuk. She attended school in Pulaski. On Jan. 28, 1946, she married Anton Scheffler in St. Ann’s Catholic Church in Kosciusko. He preceded her in death on March 9, 2007.

She was a lifelong member of St. Ann’s and the Altar Rosary Society.

Sylvia was a typical wife and mother in her era, a stay-at-home mom who raised a large family, cooking, cleaning, sewing, gardening, canning, quilting, and most of all praying. Her favorite hobby was quilting, making numerous quilts for family weddings, graduations, and births, and shared her talent by donating several quilts to the church auction.

She never worked at a large corporation, and was never employee of the year or had a retirement party or received a gold watch. She never hung a college certificate on the wall, or medal in a trophy case, but what she did do was attend all her children’s activities, and show support and encouragement. She taught her family their prayers, good manners, love of God, politeness, accountability, fairness, responsibility, and decency. To them, she was a true hero.

She was preceded in death by her brother, Leonard Dziuk.

Sylvia is survived by her eight children, Bernadette Pruski and husband Lloyd, Alvin Scheffler and wife Carolyn, Evelyn Grimes and husband Lloyd, Lillian Sekula and husband Gerald, Genevieve Pruski and husband S.V., Antonette Garza and husband Rosendo, Rick Scheffler and wife Judy, and Kenny Scheffler and wife Peggy; 22 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; her sisters, Virgie Lyssy, Joan Witte, and Evangeline Urbanczyk; her brothers, Edwin, Joe, Charlie, and Clarence Dziuk; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Visitation was held Friday, Feb. 17, from 5:30-7 p.m., with a rosary recited at 7:45 p.m. in St. Ann’s Catholic Church in Kosciusko.

A funeral Mass was celebrated on Saturday at 10 a.m. in the church with Father Andrew Waszczenko officiating.

Interment followed in the St. Ann’s Cemetery in Kosciusko.

Serving as pallbearers were Sylvia’s grandchildren, Erin Coronado, Michael Scheffler, Chris Grimes, Keith Sekula, Sarah Pruski, Clinton Garza, Shaynna Scheffler, and Travis Scheffler.

Share your memories or tributes at

Vinyard Funeral Home, Floresville

Your Condolences, Prayers, and Memories

Please share a prayer, memory, or offer your condolences below.

You must be logged in to post a comment.

Not a subscriber?
Subscriber, but no password?
Forgot password?

Obituaries Archives

WCN Share Your Thoughts
obituary page obituary submission
Allstate & McBride RealtyDrama Kidsauto chooserClarity WellTriple R DC ExpertsHeavenly Touch homeVoncille Bielefeld home

  Copyright © 2007-2015 Wilson County News. All rights reserved. Web development by Drewa Designs.