Born on Dec. 7, 1924
YOAKUM - Nell Wasek, age 88, passed away Monday, December 2, 2013.
She was born in Yoakum on December 7, 1924 to O.J. and Frances Kelly Mudd.
Nell was a housewife, a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church and Sweet Home American Legion Auxiliary. She had a special love for children and music. She was a gentle fun-loving "second Mom" to many.
Survivors are husband, J.C. Wasek, of Yoakum; daughters, Patty Agruso (Jim), of League City, and Karla Phipps (John), of Houston; grandchildren, Paul Agruso (Katy), Scott Agruso (Kelly), Christopher Holtkamp (Dana), Cortis Phipps and Kristin Phipps; great-grandchildren, Teresa and David Agruso; and brother J.E. Mudd (Tellie), of Yoakum.
Preceded in death by parents and sister, Lucille Navickas.
Rosary 7 p.m. Thursday, December 5, 2013 at Thiele-Cooper Funeral Home.
Funeral Mass 11 a.m. Friday, December 6, 2013 at St. Joseph Catholic Church with Rev. Matthew Huehlefeld officiating. Entombment in St. Joseph Catholic Mausoleum.
Pallbearers are Paul Agruso, Scott Agruso, Christopher Holtkamp, Cortis Phipps, Jimmy Mudd and Dennis Mudd.
Memorials may be made to Alzheimer's Research.
On-line guestbook may be signed at www.thielecooper.com.
Arrangements by Thiele-Cooper Funeral Home, 361-293-5656.