Richardson-Colonial Funeral Home

123 Newlin Street, Port Lavaca, TX


Agnes Lucille Bezdek Griffith

December 21, 1921November 3, 2019

Our beloved Mother, Agnes Lucille Bezdek Griffith born December 21, 1921 in Louise Texas, went to the lord's kingdom Sunday, November 3, 2019 at 10:00 p.m. in Houston. She was the 11th of 12 children born to her parents Rudolph and Anna Bezdek and the last to pass away in her family. She also follows the passing of her husband Paul W. Griffith and son Jeffry P. Griffith. She lived in Point Comfort, Texas for 66 years raising their 4 children, Linda Prokop of Victoria, Texas, Janet Fleming and husband Jeff of Pearland, Texas, Joan Schillings of Houston, Texas. She has 9 Grandchildren, 17 Great Grandchildren and 13 Great Great Grandchildren, several nieces and nephews and their children. She moved to Houston in 2013 to be with her daughters. Mother loved plants, playing Bingo, working find a word puzzles, playing the slot machines, traveling to California, Lake Tahoe, Missouri, Louisiana and Germany. She also liked cooking and having her girls and family over for visits. She was a lifetime member of the VFW ladies auxiliary and the KJZT Catholic Family Fraternal of Texas. Casket bearers are tenderly bearing their grandmother to her final resting place in Port Lavaca at Greenlawn Cemetery next to her husband, they are Honorary Pall Bearers are Jeff Fleming, Richard Bezdek and Stuart Shapiro. Pall Bearers are Brandon Alexander, Chris Knapek, Christian Knapek, Dusty Myers, Ryan Myers, Tony Prokop, Nathan Stewart, and Chris Madden. Visitation will be Thursday, November 7, 2019 from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Rosary will follow at 7:00. Funeral Services at Richardson-Colonial Funeral Home Friday, November 8 at 10:30 a.m. The committal service will be at Greenlawn Cemetery.


  • Paul W. Griffith, Husband (deceased)
  • Rudolph Bezdek, Father (deceased)
  • Anna Bezdek, Mother (deceased)
  • Jeffry P. Griffith, Son (deceased)
  • Linda Prokop, Daughter
  • Janet Fleming, Daughter
  • Jeff Fleming, Son-in-law
  • Joan Schillings, Daughter
  • Mrs. Griffith also leaves behind 9 grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren, and 13 great-great-grandchildren, several nieces and nephews and their children to cherish her memory.

  • Jeff Fleming, Honorary Bearer
  • Richard Bezdek, Honorary Bearer
  • Stuart Shapiro, Honorary Bearer
  • Brandon Alexander, Pallbearer
  • Chris Knapek, Pallbearer
  • Christian Knapek, Pallbearer
  • Dusty Myers, Pallbearer
  • Ryan Myers, Pallbearer
  • Tony Prokop, Pallbearer
  • Nathan Stewart, Pallbearer
  • Chris Madden, Pallbearer

  • American Diabetes Associaton


  • Visitation Thursday, November 7, 2019
  • Rosary Thursday, November 7, 2019
  • Funeral Service Friday, November 8, 2019


Agnes Lucille Bezdek Griffith

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Barbara Durham

November 5, 2019

May the hands of God guild Aunt Agnes into her resting place and enjoy eternal life with him. My sincere condolences to the family and may they enjoy many fond memories of life with her.
Barbara Bezdek Durham