Geneva (Burzynski) Sulek
March 29, 1923 – May 7, 2019
Geneva (Burzynski) "Effie" Sulek was born in Roans Prairie, Texas on March 29. 1923, to parents, Louis and Rosalie (Warzon) Burzynski. She passed away in Houston, Texas on Tuesday, May 7, 2019 at the age of 96.
Effie was a faith filled servant of the Lord and loved attending daily Mass. She participated in the activities of St. Jerome Catholic Church and was a founding member of St. Jerome's Catholic Daughters, serving almost 50 years. Effie was interested in cooking and liked to spend her time in the garden. She spent many years bowling and traveling with her team. Most of all, she loved to be surrounded by family. Effie was a devoted wife, mother, grandma, and great grandma. She was preceded in death by her husband Edward Sulek. Survivors include her children Pat Arnold and husband Dan Sheehan, Marce Sulek, James Sulek and wife Teresa; six grandchildren, eight great grandchildren and a brother, Eugene Burzynski of Richards, Texas.
Family and friends will gather and share memories of this wonderful woman during a visitation from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. on Sunday, May 12, in the chapel of Waltrip Funeral Directors, 1415 Campbell Road in Houston, where the Rosary will be recited at 6:30 p.m. by Deacon Dan O'Dowd.
The Funeral Liturgy will be 10:00 a.m. on Monday, May 13 in the sanctuary of St. Jerome Catholic Church, 8825 Kempwood Drive in Houston, 77080, with Reverend Monsignor Dan Scheel as celebrant.
Following a brief reception at the church, the Rite of Committal will be 1:00 p.m. at Memorial Oaks Cemetery, 13001 Katy Freeway, also in Houston.
In lieu of the usual remembrance, the family has requested donations to: St. Jerome Catholic Church, designated for the Seniors Group.
- Stephen Sulek
- BJ Alexander
- Mark Burzynski
- Ralph Burzynski
- Gerard Burzynski
- Visitation Sunday, May 12, 2019
- Rosary Service Sunday, May 12, 2019
- Funeral Liturgy Monday, May 13, 2019
- Rite of Committal Monday, May 13, 2019