Rosewood Funeral Chapel

3304 Mockingbird Ln, Victoria, TX


Daniel E. Vrana

24 September , 194829 June , 2019

Daniel E. Vrana, 70, of Victoria, passed away on Saturday, June 29, 2019. He was born September 24, 1948 in Hallettsville, Texas to Bohumil and Cecilia Branecky Vrana. Daniel was the co-owner and operator of the Texas Drive Inn and Texas Catering.

He is survived by his daughter, Debbie (Clint) Williams of Victoria; sisters, Mary Ann (Paul) Janacek of Victoria and Margaret Vrana of Victoria; brothers, Bo (Ruth) Vrana, Jr. of Nursery, George Vrana of Nursery and David (Tracey) Vrana of Victoria; and five grandchildren, Paige and Parker Williams, Cody Vrana, Bella Vrana and Eli Vrana.

In addition to his parents, Mr. Vrana was preceded in death by his wife, Dolores Fojtik Vrana on March 13, 2004; son, Donald Vrana; grandson, Christopher Vrana; and a brother, Eugene Vrana, Sr.

Visitation will be from 5-7 PM, Friday, July 5, 2019 at Rosewood Funeral Chapels with a rosary to be recited at 7 PM. The Mass of Christian Burial will be 10 AM Saturday at St. Mary’s Catholic Church with Rev. Kristopher Fuchs officiating. Interment will follow in Resurrection Cemetery.

Pallbearers are Paul Janacek, Collin Metting, Chris Fojtik, Marcus Salinas, Stephen Palacios and Dimitri Palacios.

Words of comfort may be shared with the family at www.rosewoodfuneralchapel.com.


  • Bohumil Vrana, Father (deceased)
  • Cecilia Branecky Vrana, Mother (deceased)
  • Dolores Vrana, Wife (passed 3-13-2004) (deceased)
  • Debbie and Clint Williams, Daughter and spouse
  • Mary Ann and Paul Janacek, Sister and spouse
  • Margaret Vrana, Sister
  • Bo and Ruth Vrana Jr., Brother and spouse
  • George Vrana, Brother
  • David and Tracey Vrana, Brother and spouse
  • Paige and Parker Williams, Grandchildren
  • Cody Vrana, Grandchild
  • Bella Vrana, Grandchild
  • Eli Vrana, Grandchild
  • Donald Vrana, Son (deceased)
  • Christopher Vrana, Grandson (deceased)
  • Eugene Vrana Sr., Brother (deceased)

  • Paul Janacek
  • Collin Metting
  • Chris Fojtik
  • Marcus Salinas
  • Stephen Palacios
  • Dimitri Palacios


  • Visitation Friday, 5 July , 2019
  • Rosary Friday, 5 July , 2019
  • Mass of Christian Burial Saturday, 6 July , 2019


Daniel E. Vrana

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Jeannine Atzenhoffer

14 July 2019

Mary Ann & famkly-truly sorry to hear of your brother's passing. Know that I am thinking of you & sending prayers for Daniel & you & all of your family during this sad time.

Nancy (Janda) Johnson

13 July 2019

Mary Ann and family, I am very sorry for your loss.

Brenda Brunson

2 July 2019

Daniel was such a nice and caring man. I am so glad that I got to know him. Rest in peace Daniel you will be missed.

Rosielie Brett

2 July 2019

Our sympathy is expressed to the family of Daniel. He was a kind person who always spoke to you whenever he saw you. May he rest in peace.
Glenn and Rosielie Brett