Rose Foegelle Wiatrek
Rose (Foegelle) Wiatrek passed away on Tuesday, July 15, 2014, in Kenedy, Texas, at the age of 95. She was born Aug. 28, 1918, in Panna Maria to Anton and Mary (Moczygemba) Foegelle.
Rose married Fred A. Wiatrek on Oct. 3, 1944, in Panna Maria. She was a member of the Altar Society, the Rosary Circle, and was an avid quilter.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Fred A. Wiatrek; son Virgil Wiatrek; brothers John, Severin, Isidore, and Adrian Foegelle; and her sister, Mary Urbanczyk.
Rose is survived by her sons, Elmer Wiatrek and wife Mary Jane of Gillett, Patrick Wiatrek and wife Leona of Cestohowa, Jeffrey Wiatrek and wife Lori of Cestohowa, Marvin Wiatrek and wife Sandra of Gillett, and Martin Wiatrek and wife Marge of New Braunfels; special niece, Gerry Foegelle Richardson of Seguin; sisters-in-law Rose Foegelle of Karnes City, Regina Foegelle of Panna Maria, and Irene Price of Fort Worth; brother-in-law Jack Urbanczyk of San Antonio; 11 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.
Visitation was held on Thursday, July 17, at 5 p.m. with a rosary recited at 7 p.m. in the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church in Cestohowa.
A funeral Mass was held on Friday at 9 a.m. in the church.
Interment followed in the Cestohowa Cemetery in Cestohowa.
Serving as pallbearers were Tommy Wiatrek, Matthew Janysek, Timmy Wiatrek, Bradley Urbanczyk, Nicholas Wiatrek, Zachary Wiatrek, and Justin Wiatrek.