Edd Jerry Drgac

Male 1907 - 1993  (86 years)


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  • Name Edd Jerry Drgac 
    Born 16 Apr 1907  Seymour, Baylor County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 23 Sep 1993  Bryan, Brazos County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 25 Sep 1993  New Tabor Cemetery - Caldwell, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1741  Cody LeBlanc's Family Tree
    Last Modified 16 Jun 2020 

    Father Joseph Daniel Drgac, Jr.,   b. 28 Jan 1871, Austin County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jan 1940, Caldwell, Burleson County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Mother Anna Marie Sebesta,   b. 29 Feb 1872, Wesley, Washington County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Aug 1932, Caldwell, Burleson County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Married 27 Oct 1891  Caldwell, Burleson County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F656  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Frances Anna Luksa,   b. 20 Sep 1909, Snook, Burleson County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Feb 1998, Bryan, Brazos County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 18 Oct 1927  Cooks Point, Burleson County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2015 
    Family ID F773  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Edd Jerry Drgac and Fannie Anna Luksa Drgac - 50th Wedding Anniversary
    Edd Jerry Drgac and Fannie Anna Luksa Drgac - 50th Wedding Anniversary

    Documents
    Edd and Fannie Drgac 50th Wedding Anniversary
    Edd and Fannie Drgac 50th Wedding Anniversary
    Published in The Vestnik SPJST Herald on December 14, 1977
    Obituary of Edd Jerry Drgac
    Obituary of Edd Jerry Drgac
    Published in The SPJST Vestnik Herald on October 27, 1993
    U.S. World War II Draft Card - Edd Jerry Drgac
    U.S. World War II Draft Card - Edd Jerry Drgac
    Name: Edd Jerry Drgac
    Gender: Male
    Race: White
    Age: 33
    Relationship to Draftee: Self
    Birth Date: 16 Apr 1907
    Birth Place: Burleson, Texas, USA
    Residence Place: Caldwell, Texas, USA
    Registration Date: 16 Oct 1940
    Registration Place: Caldwell, Texas, USA
    Employer: Self
    Weight: 170 lbs.
    Complexion: Ruddy
    Eye Color: Brown
    Hair Color: Black
    Height: 5' 11"
    Next of Kin: Fannie Drgac

    Headstones
    Headstone of Edd Jerry Drgac and Frances 'Fannie' Anna Luksa Drgac
    Headstone of Edd Jerry Drgac and Frances "Fannie" Anna Luksa Drgac
    New Tabor Cemetery - Caldwell, Texas, USA

  • Notes 
    • Obituary:

      DRGAC, Edd Jerry, 86, of Cook's Point died Thursday. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Caldwell Brethren Church. Burial New Tabor Cemetery, near Caldwell. (Strickland, Caldwell).

      (Published in the Austin American-Statesman on Friday, September 24, 1993)

    • Obituary:

      In Memory of Edd Jerry Drgac

      Edd Jerry Drgac, 86, of the Cooks Point Community, passed away on Thursday, September 23, 1993, in a Bryan hospital. Mr. Drgac was born on April 6, 1907 in Seymour, Texas, the son of the late Joseph D. and Annie Sebesta Drgac.

      He attended the Cooks Point Schools and worked at the Bryan Air Base during World War II. On October 18, 1927, he married Frances Annie Luksa in Cooks Point. He had been a longtime member of the Caldwell Brethren Church and was a member of the Brethren Mutual Aid Society and a member of SPJST Lodge No. 186.

      Mr. Drgac was a heavy equipment operator for Burleson County Precinct No. 2 and spent a lifetime in farming and ranching. He was for many years a youth sponsor at the Caldwell Brethren Church and was a supporter of the Burleson County Saddle Club as well as supporting many youth activities. His hobbies included horseback riding and playing the domino game of "42".

      He was preceded in death by his parents, Joseph and Annie Drgac; seven sisters: Annie Hronek, Lydia Kubena, Albina Meyer, Milady Kubena, Libbie Chaloupka, Elizabeth Luksa and Olga Urbanovsky; and five brothers: Walter, William, Johnnie, Joe, and Frank Drgac.

      Survivors include his wife of 65 years: Fannie Drgac of Cooks Point; two sisters-in-law: Lottie Drgac of Cooks Point and Emily Pannen of Victoria, and numerous nieces and nephews and other relatives.

      Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, September 25, 1993, at the Caldwell Brethren Church with the Reverend Richard Stone and Reverend Henry Beseda officiating. Interment followed in the New Tabor Cemetery near Caldwell.

      Pallbearers were: Billy Albright, Lamar Drgac, Hubert Drgac, Raymond Hovorak, A.G. Hronek and Robert Odstrcil.

      Memorials may be given to the Caldwell Brethren Church or a favorite charity.

      (Published in The SPJST Vestnik Herald on October 27, 1993)