Mr. Mark Frank Fajkus

June 18, 1946January 30, 2011

Mark Frank Fajkus of Katy passed away January 30, 2011 at the age of 64. He was born June 18, 1946 in Shiner to the late Joseph and Agnes Marie (Stryk) Fajkus. Mr. Fajkus retired from General Welding in Houston where he worked as Chief Financial Officer for 40 year. Mr. Fajkus is survived by his wife; Alice (Bacak) Fajkus of Katy, three daughters; Tamara Denise Fajkus of Katy, Terri DeAnn Yeates and husband Scott of Katy and Traci Danielle Fajkus of The Woodlands, four brothers; Johnny Fajkus of Fresno, Bobby Fajkus of Victoria, Dennis Fajkus of Houston and Kenneth Fajkus of Tomball, and two sisters; Dorothy Jasek of Houston and Earlene Patek of Sweet Home. Also surviving Mr. Fajkus are six grandchildren; Clayton Yeates, Jillian Yeates and Bejamin Yeates, and Hannah Mateja, Elizabeth Mateja and Sarah Mateja. Mr. Fajkus is preceded in death by his parents, one son; Anthony Wayne Fajkus, one brother-in-law; J.J. Jasek and one sister-in-law; Shirley Fajkus. Visitation will be 10:00 am Friday, February 4, 2011 at Smith Funeral Home Chapel in Flatonia. Rosary will be 9:30 am Saturday, February 5, 2011 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Flatonia. Funeral Services will be Saturday, February 5, 2011 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Flatonia with Rev. Joe Hybner officiating. Burial will follow at Sacred Heart Catholic Cemetery in Flatonia. Words of comfort may be shared with the family at Smith Funeral Home – 128 East 5th Street – Flatonia, Texas 78941 361-865-3311


  • Visitation Friday, February 4, 2011
  • Funeral Service Saturday, February 5, 2011
  • Rosary Saturday, February 5, 2011

Mr. Mark Frank Fajkus

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Dolores Schulze

February 6, 2011

My sincere condolences to the family I didn't know Mark personally but I knew Kenneth when we went to school in Flatonia and Kenneth graduated with my brother Gerald "Peanut" Goldsmith as Kenneth may know him as but unfornately I know exactually how each of you feel we lost my brother "Peanut" in April of last year 2010 to Cancer I think about him each and every day along with my dad and may you all find comfort from our Lord and we all know someday we will all be in a much better place and we will all see our loved ones again someday....God Bless each and everyone of you and May Mark rest in peace and now you all have a guardian angel to watch over you all....Dolores Goldsmith Ahlschlager Schulze

Laura and Billy Pilgrim

February 4, 2011

Please accept our deepest sympathies.

Sarah Wilson

February 4, 2011

Tammy, I am so sorry for your loss. Please let me know if there is anything I can do. Your family is in my prayers.

Marvin & Ann Zemlicka

February 3, 2011

Alice, our condolences to you and your family. May he rest in peace.

Linda (Fowler) Hannifin

February 3, 2011

I have wonderful happy memories of Mark out at our ranch in Llano enjoying life to the fullest. May he rest in peace. He will be missed.

Sheila Jasek

February 3, 2011

Uncle Mark, I will see you in Heaven. Thanks for being my Uncle. Love you Sheila Jasek

Cody Toppel

February 3, 2011

I am sorry for your loss. I know that if your father was anything like you, he was very a very special person. If there is anything I can do, please let me know! God Bless.

Tammy Fajkus

February 2, 2011

Thank you, Daddy, for everything. It took me all this time to realize just how much of my life I owe to you. I love you and take comfort in knowing that you are with God, Uncle JJ, and Grandma now. I'll talk to you in my prayers.

TR Brown

February 2, 2011

Dearest Alice,

I am so very sorry for your loss. Mark was a beautiful soul and loved his family beyond words. He rests now in the arms of God and his family and friends on the other side. May he rest in peace.