Chovanec, Ella Christine (Horak)


Ella Christine (Horak) Chovanec, 94, of La Grange, passed away on Wednesday, February 8, 2012 at Care Inn in La Grange.

Ella Chovanec was born in Columbus, Texas on July 24, 1917 the daughter of the late Joe F. and Annie (Janak) Horak. Ella married Fred Chovanec on September 30, 1936 in Ellinger. She retired as a Clerk from Perry Brothers Five and Dime Store after 25 years of service. She was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church and Sacred Heart Altar Society.

She is survived by one son, Clarence Chovanec and wife, Doris of La Grange; 3 granddaughters: Teresa Carver and husband Matt of Cypress, Brenda Glasgow and husband Scott of Georgetown, Tina Liccioni and husband Erik of La Grange; 6 Great-grandchildren, Keleigh and Kyle Carver of Cypress, Tyler and Madison Glasgow of Georgetown, Lance and Alyssa Liccioni of La Grange and other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents and husband, Fred Chovanec, who passed away on December 26, 1998 and two brothers: Charles and Henry Horak.

Source: Koenig & Strickland Funeral Home