Niemann, Vlasta (Dostalik)

Schulenburg Sticker, 19 Feb 2009, page 3

Vlasta Dostalik Niemann, 92, of Sugar Land and formerly of Victoria, passed away on Thursday, Feb. 12.

The youngest of seven children, she was born Sept. 10, 1916 to the late Alois and Marie Zabransky Dostalik in Flatonia. She will be remembered as a devoted wife, loving mother and a dedicated grandmother. She married Freddie Niemann on Dec. 26, 1938 in Flatonia. They moved to Victoria in 1946 where they continued to live throughout their 65-year marriage. She found much joy in her life in the things she loved most: sewing, gardening and spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She and her husband were members of the CPL Jet Set Club and attended Our Lady of Victory Catholic Church in Victoria. She was a resident of Colonial Oaks Assisted Living in Sugar Land.

She is survived by two sons, Robert Niemann and wife Paulette of Bay City, and Richard Niemann and wife Dianne of Missouri City; seven grandchildren, Cheryl Garrison and husband Gary of Victoria, Rhonda Brzozowske and husband Paul of Victoria, Rebecca Adkison and husband Rodney of Highland Village, Nowell Campos and husband Armando of Winter Park, Fla., Wesley Niemann of Austin, Alicia Niemann of Missouri City, and Andrew Niemann of Cedar Rapids, Iowa; and nine great-grandchildren, Jenifer Moczygemba and husband Preston, Logan Garrison, Bethany and Abby Brzozowske, Armando, Daniel and Alex Campos, and Will and Ben Adkinson.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, in 2004; two sons, Frederick and Roger Niemann; two sisters, Mary Stein and Annie Krause; and four brothers, Louis, Adolph “Mit,” Joe and Ernest “Grup” Dostalik.

Rosary and services were held on Sunday, Feb. 15 at 3 p.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Flatonia, with interment in Sacred Heart Catholic Cemetery in Flatonia and Rev. Joe Hybner officiating.

Smith Funeral Home of Flatonia was in charge of arrangements.

Obituary contributed by Matt Cross

Source: Fayette County Obituaries