|Birth: ||Dec. 30, 1876|
|Death: ||Jun. 15, 1955|
A heart attack suffered on Monday, June 13 resulted in the death of John K. Drgac, 78, prominent resident of the Cooks Point Community. He had been in declining health for the past eight years being confined to his bed several months ago.
Born in Burleson County Dec. 31, 1876, son of the late Joseph and Annie Drgac, he engaged in farming as an occupation. Following his marriage to Miss Stannie Skrivanek on Nov. 20, 1898, the couple settled in the Cooks Point Community. He was a lifetime member of the Caldwell C. M. B. Church and C. M. B. Mutual Aid Society.
Funeral services were held June 16 from Harvey Schiller Chapel at 4p.m. Rev. H.E. Beseda assisted by Rev. Henry Beseda officiated. Interment was in New Tabor Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Frank Sebesta, Frank Bednar, Colbert Drgac, Johnnie Drgac, Bill Skrivanek, Julius Skrivanek, Walter Drgac and Frank Skrivanek.
The following served as flower bearers: Geraldine Siptak, Ella Luksa, Rosalie Marek, Lillie Skrivanek, Edile Lightsey, Lorene Denney, Ella Sebesta, and Annie Pertl.
Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Stannie Drgac, one son, Alvin of Caldwell, three daughters, Lydia Drgac, Annie Laurie Drgac, and Mrs. William Crnkovic, all of Caldwell, two brothers, F.B. of Caldwell and Pete of Rosenburg, three sisters, Mrs. Annie Sebesta, Mrs. Frank Bednar Sr. and Mrs. Joe J. Skrivanek all of Caldwell and two grand children Billy Crnkovic and Douglas Drgac. One daughter preceded him in death.
Published in the Caldwell News and the Burleson County Ledger, Vol. 67, No. 45, Ed. 1 on Friday, June 17, 1955.
Joseph Drgac (1849 - 1931)
Anna Mynar Drgac (1850 - 1920)
Stanislava Skrivanek Drgac (1877 - 1961)*
Lydia Lee Drgac (1903 - 1992)*
Annie Laurie Drgac (1913 - 1978)*
Alvin John Drgac (1916 - 1993)*
Mildred Minnie Drgac Crnkovic (1919 - 2009)*
Joseph Drgac (1871 - 1940)*
John K Drgac (1876 - 1955)
Frank Benjamin Drgac (1879 - 1968)*
Rosie Lee Drgac Bednar (1881 - 1962)*
Peter Paul Drgac (1883 - 1976)*
Marie R. Drgac Skrivanek (1887 - 1961)*
Frantisha V. Drgac (1887 - 1899)*
New Tabor Cemetery
Caldwell (Burleson County)
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