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Eva Wilke, 82, of Bellville passed away on Saturday, Jan.  28, 2012 in Bellville.

She was born on Sept. 13, 1929 in Big Sandy, Texas to John Earp and Mary (Green) Earp.

Eva had a beautician’s license and was the Bookkeeper for Wilco Furniture Company. She was a member of the St. Paul Lutheran Church of Phillipsburg. 

Eva is survived by her daughter Janet Jackson and husband Bill of Bellville; son Arthur Wilke, Jr. and wife Dorothy of Bellville; grandchildren Chris Wilke, Julie Nunez, Sonya Hahn, Corey Jackson, and Brian Jackson; great grandchildren Cason Parr, Treylyn Hahn, Kelsi Biznak, Kylie Bliznak, Kade Jackson, Connor Nunez, Kinley Nunez, and Ryan Nunez.

Eva was preceded in by her parents, husband, sisters Earlene Earp and Mamie Lou “Skippy” Hill.

Visitation was Monday, Jan. 30, 2012 from 5-8 p.m. at Knesek Bros. Funeral Chapel, 842 East Main, Bellville.

Funeral service wasTuesday, Jan. 31 at 2 p.m. at Knesek Bros. Funeral Chapel with Rev. Robert Sorneson officiating.  Pallbearers were Chris Wilke, Chris Nunez, Corey Jackson, Trey Hahn, Frank Rodriguez and Robert Hartmann.

In lieu of usual remembrances donations may be made in Eva’s name to St. Paul Lutheran Church of Phillipsburg, 2739 Phillipsburg Church Road, Brenham, Texas  77833.

Knesek Funeral Home in Bellville in charge of arrangements: and at 


Posted by Joy Neely



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