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Josephine Vlasta Skopek Bonham
Birth: Feb. 21, 1913
Burleson County
Texas, USA
Death: Sep. 30, 2002
Houston
Harris County
Texas, USA

JOSEPHINE BONHAM, age 89, died Monday, September 30, 2002. She was born 21 February 1913 in Burleson County, Texas, and was a faithful member of the Roman Catholic faith; she had been a member of St. Peter parish and Catherine of Siena parish for many years. Jo has worked for J.C. Penney Company in Palm Center in the ladies' wear department and retired after many years' service. She was preceded by her husband of 53 years, Claude R. Bonham of Paris, Texas; parents Mary (nee Kucera) and August Skopek; brothers: Fred Skopek, August (Sonny) Skopek, sisters: Juliette "Judy" Hanson, Millie Kovar, Rose Lyons, Miladie Skopek, Leona Williams and Mary Zatopek.


Her survivors include sisters: Hattie Connally of Columbus, Texas, and Gardena Jaster of Bastrop, Texas; sisters-in-law, Gertrude Bonham Winn and Ida Mae Bonham; numerous nieces and nephews. Jo was a beautiful and kind person, and will always remain in our memories. Visitation: Wednesday, October 2, 6:00 - 8:00 pm, Woodlawn Funeral Home. Funeral Services:Thursday, October 3 at 3:00 pm, with Deacon Don Bradley of St. Cecilia Church officiating. Interment to follow in Woodlawn Garden of Memories. 
 
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 Parents:
  August Skopek (1880 - 1949)
  Mary Kucera Skopek (1883 - 1948)
 
 Spouse:
  Claudie Ray Bonham (1909 - 1997)
 
 Siblings:
  Rose Marie Skopek Lyons (1903 - 1989)*
  Juliette Skopek Hanson (1906 - 1976)*
  Mary A Skopek Zatopek (1911 - 1969)*
  Josephine Vlasta Skopek Bonham (1913 - 2002)
  August Laddie Skopek (1914 - 1981)*
  Hattie Margaret Skopek Connally (1917 - 2002)*
  Leola Skopek Wood (1923 - 1969)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Woodlawn Cemetery
Houston
Harris County
Texas, USA
 
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Record added: May 31, 2009
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Josephine Vlasta <i>Skopek</i> Bonham
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Josephine Vlasta <i>Skopek</i> Bonham
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Josephine Vlasta <i>Skopek</i> Bonham
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- Neil B (John 3:16)
 Added: Oct. 4, 2013

- Erwin
 Added: Jan. 15, 2013
For dear Aunt Jo and Uncle Claude remembering all the happy times we had
- Gloria Pimpler
 Added: May. 8, 2011
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