SHINER: Madeline Michalec, 70, joined her heavenly family Tuesday, October 9, 2018. She was born March 27, 1948 in Shiner to the late Eugene and Pauline (Dornak) Chaloupka.
She is “together again” with her beloved husband, Marvin Michalec whom she was married to for 49 years until his death June 11, 2017. She served on the Vysehrad ISD board member for 38 years, was a member of Wied KJZT, Catholic Daughters, Sweet Home American Legion Auxiliary, Accolade Hospice Volunteer and a friend to everyone.
Survivors are daughter, Melinda Michalec of Shiner; sons, Mike Michalec (Adona) of Shiner and Miles Michalec (Patricia) of Edna; 6 grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild; her beloved fur-babies, 2 cats and four dogs.
Preceded in death by her parents and husband.
Visitation 4:30 to 6:30 p.m., Friday, October 12, 2018 with Rosary recited at 6:30 p.m. at Thiele Cooper Funeral Home.
Funeral Mass 9 a.m., Saturday, October 13, 2018 at Sts. Cyril & Methodius Catholic Church with Rev. Bryan Heyer officiating. Burial to follow at St. Ludmila Cemetery at Wied.
Pallbearers are Dennis Chaloupka, Melvin Chaloupka, Paul Darilek, Jason Appelt, Cody Michalec, David Machart, Tyler Foeh and Joe Bujnoch.
Honorary Pallbearers are Vysehrad ISD board members and VISD faculty.
Memorials may be made to God’s Little Helpers or Accolade Hospice.
Arrangements by Thiele Cooper Funeral Home, 361-293-5656.