Graveside services for Evelyn E. Mikeska, 81, of Houston were held on December 30, 2003 at Pilgrims Rest Cemetery near Nelsonville at 2 p.m. with Rev. Henry Beseda officiating.
Evelyn Mikeska was born to parents Jo and Tracy (Plasek) Macat in Oak Hill, Texas.
She was raised in Oak Hill and graduated from Bellville School. On Sept. 17, 1939, the former Evelyn Macat was joined in marriage to Mr. Otto Mikeska with a ceremony held at Nelsonville Brethern Church. Evelyn was a very active member of both Christian Sisters and SPJST where she served as President of Lodge #196. She was a sales representative for SPJST where she held various district sales positions and was awarded numerous top sales awards. Evelyn was a member of Western Fraternity Life Association and FIC (Fraternal Insurance Council).
Evelyn E. Mikeska passed away Dec. 28, 2003 in Houston.
She is survived by her son Gene Mikeska and wife Kathryn of Houston, brother Rev. Hal Macat of Brenham, three grandchildren and one great grandchild. Preceded in death by her parents, Joe and Tracy Macat, husband Otto Mikeska and son O.J. Mikeska.Funeral arrangements were under the direction of Knesek Family Funeral Chapel, Bellville, Texas.
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