Vrana, Albert (Vojtech)

San Antonio Express, Saturday, February 9, 1929


CHARLOTTE, Tex., Feb, 8, Albert Vrana, 47, died at his home at Hindes early Thursday morning.  He had been living in Atascosa County for 20 years, had been a lifelong member of the Catholic Church.  He was married 23 years and is survived by his widow and eight children.  Vrana lived in Charlotte, where he owned a gin for several years, later trading his property for a gin and ranch at Hindes.











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Sims, Anna (Vrana) Barta

Anna Pauline Sims of Marion passed away Saturday, January 6, 2007 at the age of 98. Anna was born July 10 in Campbellton to Louise (Odlozelik) and Vojtech Vrana.

She is preceded in death by her parents, son Steve Barta, sisters Geraldine Kloth and Mary Stanard and brothers Adolph Vrana and Albert Vrana.

She is survived by her daughter Charlene Calhoun of Marion; son Albert Joe Barta of Onalaska; brothers Anton Vrana of Kerrville and Julius Barta and wife Adelaine of Poteet; sister Estelle Heiser and husband Bill of Pearsall; five grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren and two great-great- grandchildren.

Visitation will be held Thursday, January 11, 2007 from 2-9 p.m. at Hurley Funeral Home in Pleasanton. Services will be held Friday, January 2007 at 2 p.m. at St. Matthew’s Catholic Church in Jourdanton with interment following at St. Matthew’s Cemetery in Jourdanton.

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Vrana, Louise (Odlozelik)

San Antonio Express, Thursday, March 25, 1965
PLEASANTON — Funeral services for Mrs. Louise Vrana, 79, of Charlotte will be held at 9 a.m. Thursday at the Hurley Funeral Chapel here, followed by Requiem Mass at 9:15 a.m. at St. Matthew’s Catholic church at Jourdanton.  Burial will be in St. Matthew’s Cemetery.  She died Tuesday in a Jourdanton hospital.

She is survived by four daughters, Mrs. Annie Brice and Mrs. Gerry Kloth of Dilley, Mrs. Mary Slanard of Aberdeen, Miss., and Mrs. Estelle Heiser of Pearsall; four sons, Adolph and Albert Vrana of Charlotte, Julius Vrana of Poteet and Tony Vrana of San Antonio; 25 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren.








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Vrana, Edwin (Edward)

San Antonio Express Friday, August 9, 1935


JOURNDANTON, Tex., Aug. 8. — Edwin Vrana, 21, son of Mrs. Albert Vrana of Davis Switch, died Wednesday of injuries received while working at a gin. Vrana’s left arm was caught in the gin’s saws and badly mangled. He was rushed to Pleasanton for medical attention, where his arm was amputated at the elbow. He died from loss of blood.

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Odlozelik, Francis (Vrana)

Requiem mass for Mrs. Frances Odlozelik of Jourdanton, who died in a hospital here Saturday, will be recited in St. Mathews Catholic Church in Jourdanton Monday at 9:30 a.m. Mrs. Odlozelik was 74.

Survivors are two daughters, Mrs. W. F. Krause of Jourdanton, and Mrs. Frank Welch of San Antonio, and two brothers, R. Vrana of Charlotte, and A. Vrana of Flatonia.

San Antonio Express, Monday, April 28, 1952

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