Vilem "Willie" Repka - deceased on 2-14-42 buried at Catholic Cemetary - Hallettsville, TX
wife - Annie Galetka Repka buried at Vsetin, TX
Willie's parents were Joe & Anna Repka. They came from Czechoslovakia on settled in Inez, TX.
Willie & Annie had 5 children: Albert, Herman "Shorty", Alvin (also known as "Shorty") Hermina & Hattie.
Albert & Hattie are buried at Vsetin, TX Herman (my grandfather) is buried at Hallettsville, TX Hermina is buried in Victoria, TX Alvin is buried in Albuquerque, NM
All 3 boys served in WW II.
I don't know much about Hermina & Hattie.
Albert was an oilfied worker after the war and died on 3/24/62.
Alvin "Shorty" was an oilfied worker and a cement contractor after the war and owned a liquor store at the time of his death on 11/15/86. He had a total of 6 children and 1 foster child. Alene, Johnny & Pat of Mississippi; Robert of Illinois; Dickie of New Mexico. The first son's whereabouts unknown, and the foster child is unknown.
Herman "Shorty" operated a service station after the war and had a total of 3 children. Henry (adopted) of Sealy, TX; Dennis "Shorty" of Hallettsville, TX; and David Michael "Mike" of The Colony, TX.
Henry has 2 children - Bruce & Rhonda Dennis has 1 child - Dennis Mike has 2 children - Leassa & Ashley.