Funeral services for Sylvester Joseph Pomikal, 86, of Sealy, were
Thursday, March 18, 2004 at 2 p.m. from Knesek Bros. Funeral Chapel
with the Rev. John Tyler officiating. Interment was at the Oak Knoll
Cemetery in Bellville. Serving as pallbearers were Bobby Zapalac,
Zapalac, Lawrence Zapalac, Jr., Larry Anderson, Brian Cardenas, and
Born in Bellville, Sylvester was the son of John and Hattie Moundry
On July 17, 1940 Sylvester was joined in marriage to the former Miss
Dell Beckmann with a ceremony held in Coshatte. Sylvester worked as
carpenter building homes. He also was a farmer and he used to dig
Pete Etlinger. He was a member of the First United Methodist Church
Sylvester Pomikal passed away Monday, March 15, 2004 in Brookshire.
He is survived by his daughter Frances Zapalac and husband Lawrence
Sealy; brothers James Pomikal of Sealy, and Ben Pomikal of
grandchildren Bobby Zapalac and wife Therese, Sherry Anderson and
Larry, Jr., Bryan Zapalac and wife Linda, and Lawrence Zapalac, Jr.
Kristy; great grandchildren Dominic and Bobby Zapalac, Jr., Krystal
Joseph Anderson, Bryan Zapalac, Jr.; step great grandchildren Brian
and Casandra Martin.
He was preceded in death by his parents John and Hattie Pomikal; his
Ora Dell Pomikal; his sister Adela Stein; and his brother Rudolph
Funeral services were under the direction of Knesek Family Funeral
Posted by Joy Neely