|Birth: ||Nov. 17, 1877|
|Death: ||Oct. 18, 1970|
Services for Elizabeth Zitek
Elizabeth, daughter of Joseph and Mary Sidlo, was born November 17, 1877, in a sod house on the family homestead north of Red Cloud, Nebraska. She was one of a family of nine children. She passed away October 18, 1970, at the age of 92 years and 11 months.
Elizabeth received her education at a rural school known as District 26, where her other brothers and sisters attended.
On November 5, 1896, she was united in marriage to Frank Sadlick (Sadilek). To this union one son and one daughter were born. After the passing of her husband, Frank, she continued to live on the farm. Her father came to make his home with her and she cared for him in his later years.
On April 9, 1929, she was married to James Zitek. They then moved to Blue Hill, Nebraska, to make their home. After his passing she continued to live in Blue Hill, where she was a faithful member of the Holy Trinity Catholic Church.
When her health began to fail she went to live at the Good Samaritan Village at Hastings, Neb., and later returning to Blue Hill to the Colonial Terrace, where she passed away.
She was also preceded in death by her parents and three sisters, Anna, Lydia, and Albie and two brothers, Adolph and Joseph.
She leaves to mourn her passing, two sisters, Bertha Holsworth of Courtenay, British Columbia, and Mary Dusek of Hastings, Nebraska; one brother, Eddie Sidlo, of Red Cloud, Nebr.; a stepdaughter, Ella Yetman, of Hastings, Neb., and three step grandchildren, several nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers were her nephews, Jim Dusek, Ralph Sidlo, Edward Sidlo, Floyd Sidlo, Ralph Portenier and Keith Portenier.
Burial was in the Blue Hill cemetery.
Joseph W. Sidlo (1848 - 1932)
Mary Pilar Sidlo (1851 - 1905)
Frank P. Sadilek (1873 - 1928)
James Zitek (1868 - 1952)
Adolph Sadilek (1898 - 1898)*
Mary E. Sadilek (1899 - 1920)*
Mary Sidlo Dusek (1876 - 1973)*
Elizabeth Sidlo Sadilek Zitek (1877 - 1970)
Joseph Sidlo (1880 - 1948)*
Anna Sidlo Taylor (1882 - 1911)*
Adolph Sidlo (1884 - 1938)*
Albie Sidlo Portenier (1887 - 1959)*
Lydia Eva Sidlo Harpham (1889 - 1940)*
Edward Sidlo (1892 - 1977)*
Blue Hill Cemetery
Created by: Barbara Butcher
Record added: Oct 21, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 60401350
Added: May. 12, 2014