Julia Okruhlik

Julia Okruhlik, 89, passed away Thursday, March 22.

She was born July 29, 1922 in Praha to the late Joseph and Rosalie Wenglar Blaha. She was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church and was also a member of the Altar Society and KJZT.

She is survived by her husband, Anton Okruhlik; daughters, Patricia Hajek of Brenham and Geralyn Klimitchek and husband Charles of Hallettsville; sister, Josephine Okruhlik of Fort Worth; two grandsons, Robert Hajek and wife Tammy, and Jeffrey Hajek and wife Kelly, and great-grandchildren Kourtney Hajek and Brittney Hajek, all of Brenham; and sisters-in-law, Stazy Hajek of Praha and Sister Rose Okruhlik of Illinois.

She was preceded in death by her parents; first husband, George Okruhlik; sister, Lillie Sofka; and son-in-law, Clarence Hajek.

A rosary was recited on Sunday, March 25 at 6 p.m. at Smith Funeral Home Chapel in Flatonia.

The funeral Mass was held on Monday, March 26 at 2 p.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Praha. Burial followed at the Praha Cemetery. Serving as pallbearers were Joe Klimitchek, Robert Hajek and Jeffrey Hajek.

Words of comfort may be shared with the family at www. smithfuneralhomeflatonia.com. Arrangements were handled by Smith Funeral Home of Flatonia.