Frank Felix Drgac

Male 1912 - 1991  (78 years)


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  • Name Frank Felix Drgac 
    Born 29 Nov 1912  Seymour, Baylor County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 14 Aug 1991  Caldwell, Burleson County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 17 Aug 1991  Masonic Cemetery - Caldwell, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1744  Cody LeBlanc's Family Tree
    Last Modified 1 Apr 2017 

    Father Joseph Daniel Drgac, III,   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 Milday Clara Hovorak,   b. 6 Feb 1919, Caldwell, Burleson County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Feb 2011, Caldwell, Burleson County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years) 
    Married 27 Dec 1937  Caldwell, Burleson County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Type: Married by Rev. H.E. Beseda, Sr. 
    Children 
    +1. C.H. Drgac
    +2. L.J. Drgac
    Last Modified 25 Jul 2015 
    Family ID F779  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    Obituary of Frank Felix Drgac
    Obituary of Frank Felix Drgac
    Published in The Burleson County Citizen Tribune and Caldwell News on August 22, 1991
    Frank Felix Drgac Card of Thanks
    Frank Felix Drgac Card of Thanks
    Published in The Burleson County Citizen Tribune and Caldwell News on September 5, 1991

    Headstones
    Headstone of Frank Felix Drgac and Milady 'Lottie' Hovorak Drgac
    Headstone of Frank Felix Drgac and Milady "Lottie" Hovorak Drgac
    Masonic Cemetery - Caldwell, Texas, USA
    Plot: Section 7, Block 4, Plot E, Row 1, Lot 4 & 5

  • Notes 
    • Death Notice:

      DRGAC, Frank F., 78, of Cooks Point died Wednesday. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Caldwell Brethren Church, Caldwell. Burial Masonic Cemetery, Caldwell. (Strickland, Caldwell)

      (Published in the Austin American-Statesman on Friday, August 16, 1991)

    • Obituary:

      Frank F. Drgac, 78, of Cooks Point, died Wednesday evening, August 14, at his residence after a lengthy illness.

      Mr. Drgac was born November 29, 1912, in Seymour, the twelfth child of the late Joseph D. and Annie Sebesta Drgac. A longtime resident of Burleson County, he has lived in the Cooks Point community since 1913, where his parents, five brothers and seven sisters moved to farm and ranch. He was baptized and confirmed at the Cooks Point Brethren Church. He married Lottie Clara Hovorak on December 27, 1937, in Caldwell. The Rev. H.E. Beseda, Sr., performed the ceremony. He was a member and served on the board of directors of the SPJST Lodge #186 in Caldwell. He was a member of the Caldwell Mutual Aid Society. He was a farmer and rancher who received the Outstanding Conservation Farmer award from the Burleson-Lee Soil Conservation District in 1964 and in 1971. Mr. Drgac also received the Fort Worth Press Conservationist of the Year award in 1971. He was a life member of the Caldwell Brethren Church. He is remembered for his love of the land, farming, and ranching, gardening and playing dominoes.

      He is preceded in death by his parents; seven sisters, Annie Hronek, Lydia Kubena, Albina Meyer, Milady Kubena, Libbie Chaloupka, Elizabeth Luksa, Olga Urbanovsky; four brothers, Walter, William, Johnnie and Joe Drgac; son-in-law, Ernest S. Homeyer.

      Survivors include his wife of 53 years, Lottie C. Drgac of Cooks Point; two daughters, Carolyn D. Homeyer Vavra and husband J.D. Vavra of Caldwell, Lorene J. Bormann and Husband Alvin P. Bormann of College Station; four grandchildren, Craig and wife, Rhonda Homeyer of Caldwell, Carl Homeyer of Caldwell, David and wife, Penny Bormann of Bryan, Diane Bormann of College Station; one great grandchild, Chandler Allan Homeyer of Caldwell; one brother, Edd J. and wife Fannie Drgac of Cooks Point, and numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives.

      Funeral services were at 10 a.m., Saturday, August 17, from Caldwell Brethren Church with the Rev. Richard E. Stone officiating. Interment followed in the Masonic Cemetery in Caldwell.

      Memorials may be made to Caldwell Brethren Church, American Cancer Society or Hospice of Brazos County, 1403 Memorial Drive, Bryan, Texas, 77802.

      Pallbearers were Billy Albright, James Drgac, Lamar Drgac, Joe Hovorak, A.G. Hronek, Franklin Sebesta and Ben Trcalek, Jr.

      Honorary pallbearers were George Chemelar, Hubert Drgac, Jack Huback, John Kostohtyz, Marvin Kubena, Louis Loehr, Robert M. Logan, H.F. Maker, Leo Maresh, Vince Patranella, Marty Tharp and Robert Wine.

      (Published in The Burleson County Citizen Tribune and Caldwell News on August 22, 1991)