Peter, Clara (Waligura)


Clara Peter, 96, passed away June 11, 2012 in Houston, Tx. She was born February 25, 1916 in Garwood to John and Frances Waligura.

Clara enjoyed canning, cooking, and taking care of her family. She also enjoyed sharing her knowledge of gardening with her family and friends . Clara was well known for her beautiful gardens and her ability to make everything bloom.

Clara is survived by her sons Ron Petter of Austin, Tx, and his children Traci Holland and Tommy Fulford; Son, Jim Petter and wife Frances Lehnert Petter of Pflugerville, Tx. Grandchildren; Amy(Petter)Friend and husband Aaron, Greg Petter and wife Amanda Great Children; Zakary Friend, Nicholas, Cole, and Andrew Petter. Clara was preceded in death by her Parent’s John and Frances (Drlik) Waligura, Husband Jim John Peter in 1996, Brothers Ben Waligura, Charles Waligura, Sister; Millie Orsak.

Visitation will begin at 3 PM Wednesday at Triska Funeral Home. A rosary will be recited at 6 PM Wednesday at the funeral home. Funeral Mass will be on Thursday at 3:00 PM at St. Philip’s Catholic Church.

Burial will follow in Holy Cross Memorial Park. Her nephews will serve as pallbearers. Memorials may be made to St. Philips Catholic Church.

Source: Triska Funeral Home-El Campo, TX