Noska, Laura Ann (Wied)


Laura Ann Wied Noska of Ganado, formerly of El Campo, died July 6, 2012 at the age of 87. She was born July 8, 1924 in Garwood to Alex and Regina Hoelscher Wied.

She is survived by her daughters Linda Hamons of Victoria, Gail Hamons and husband Archie of Ganado, Sandra Green and husband Howard of Ganado; son Lee Hamons, Jr. and wife Barbara of Arp; grandchildren Steve Hamons (Raquel), Foy Hamons (Karrie), Clint Green (Sumer) Chad Green (Brooke), Jeff Stehno (Jessica), Kim Surratt (Jimmy), Deanne Barrie (Chris), Russell Melton; great-grandchildren Tanner, Taylor, Kaitlyn and Karleigh Surratt, Cayla Green, Shelby, Haley, McKenzie and Logan Stehno, Chelsea Barrie, Blain and Russell Melton, Jr., Kristen, Skylar, Kelsey, Ethan, Emma and Eric Hamons; sisters Clara Noska (Leo) of El Campo, Irene Pargman of San Antonio; brothers James Wied (Evelyn) of Van Vleck, Bobby Wied (Linda) of Eagle Lake; and the father of her children, Lee Hamons, Sr. of Ganado.

She is preceded in death by her parents, grandson Michael Hamons, brothers A. J. and Ed Wied; husband Marcus Noska, and Jimmy Clark, her companion of many years.

Visitation will begin Noon Tuesday at Triska Funeral Home with a parish rosary being offered at 7:00 pm. Funeral services will be 10:00 am Wednesday, July 11, 2012, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church with Rev. Joe Vrana officiating. Interment will follow at St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery.

Serving as pallbearers are Foy Hamons, Steve Hamons, Jeff Stehno, Russell Melton, Clint Green, and Chad Green. Honorary bearers are grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Memorial donations may be made to Accolade Hospice, 222 West Grand Ave, Yoakum, TX 77995.

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Source: Triska Funeral Home-El Campo, TX