July 2, 1911 - Jan. 17, 2001
ROCKDALE - Services for Marie Yakesch, 89, of Rockdale are set for 2 p.m. Saturday at Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home in Rockdale. Burial will be in the Lilac Cemetery near Davilla, Texas.
Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Mrs. Yakesch died Wednesday in the Richards Memorial Hospital in Rockdale. She was born in Milam County. She was a homemaker and a member of First Baptist Church in Rockdale.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Albert F. Yakesch. Survivors include two sons and daughters-in-law, Harry and Barbara Yakesch of Temple and Lee and Linda Yakesch of Rockdale; a daughter and son-in-law, Lois and Tom Fisher of Rockdale; a sister, Annie Lee Kolby of Houston; six grandchildren; and ten great-grandchildren.