March 17, 1941 – August 27, 2019
Philomene Nemec, 78, of Bryan, went to be with our Heavenly Father on Tuesday, August 27, 2019. Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, September 3rd, with the Rosary at 6 p.m. at Callaway-Jones Funeral Center, 3001 S. College Ave., Bryan. The Funeral Mass will be held 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church 507 E. 26th St. Bryan, with Monsignor John McCaffrey officiating. The Graveside Service will follow in Old Smetana Cemetery.
Patsy devoted her life to her children and grandchildren. she loved to play cards, dominoes and other games with them. She worked for BISD food services for 28 years where she was lovingly called “grandma” by the students.
Philomene was born on March 17, 1941 in Bremond, TX to her parents, Bill and Alice Markowski. She enjoyed gardening and admiring birds. Philomene cared deeply for others and loved her family with all her heart. She was affectionately call “Grandma” by many.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Bill and Alice Markowski; her husband, Albert Nemec; brothers, Edmond, Fred, and Benny Markowski; sister, Helen Burda; sister-in-law, Jewel Markowski; and brother-in-law, Antone Slafka.
Philomene is survived by her son, Patrick Nemec and his wife, Julie; daughters, Alice Hall and her husband, Charlie, Judy Wiese and her husband, John, Nancy Nemec, Janet Todd and her husband, Charlie, and Karen Kraatz and her husband, Damon; grandchildren, Jennifer Hall, Erin Wiese, J.C. Wiese, Estelle Wiese, Donn Miller, Katelyn Miller, Meagan Kraatz, Patrick Nemec, Tres Todd, Jacob Goodnight, Paige Goodnight, Preston Nemec, Kendra Burke, Kyle Burke, Dalton Nemec, Katie Burke, Gracey Nemec, Mikeal Nemec; 2 great-grandchildren, Michael Hall and Wyatt Wiese ; brothers, Stanley Markowski and his wife, Bonnie, and Ronnie Markowski; sister, JoAn Slafka; sisters-in-law, Evelyn E. Markowski, Evelyn Markowski, and Shirley Markowski; and a host of extended loving family members and friends.
In lieu of flowers, please donate to Hospice Brazos Valley Hospice, Brenham or Burleson St. Joseph Manor in Caldwell.
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