Georgia Supak Bedre

Posted: Mon 10:21 AM, Nov 05, 2012
July 8, 1920 – October 31, 2012

Georgia Supak Bedre of Bremond, Texas, passed away on Wednesday, October 31, 2012, at the age of 92. Funeral services are set for 11 a.m. on Monday, November 5, at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Bremond. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Pallbearers will be Job Yezak Weatherly, Kie Yezak, Jackson Yezak, Todd Yezak, Jacob Yezak and Paul Ray.

She was born on July 8, 1920 in Dime Box, Texas, the daughter of Thomas and Louise Teska Supak. She grew up in Brazos and Robertson counties and attended rural schools.

As a young woman, she married Jack Bedre of Palestine, Texas, who was a soldier during World War II. After his return from two years in the European theater, they made their home in Palestine. He died in 1983.

She lived in Palestine 40 years and some 20 years in Bremond. She worked as a sales clerk for a number of years. Mrs. Bedre was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church in Bremond.

She was preceded in death by her husband; two sisters, Louise Akins and Margaret Supak; and two brothers, Joe Supak and Frank Supak.

Aunt Georgia warmed many people's lives with her cooking, hand-made quilts, quick wit and the love and respect she showed to all of those around her. Other favorite pastimes included winning at dominoes and growing flowers.

Through the years she served as an election clerk for several elections in Bremond. On October 28, she proudly cast her absentee ballot in the General Election, which included the 2012 Presidential race.

Survivors include one sister, Betty Yezak of Bremond; numerous nieces and nephews, including Pauline Kominczak of Brenham, Ada Lindquist of Sonora, Calif., Tom Supak of Arlington, Dr. Allan Supak of Livingston, Montana, Albert Supak, also of Livingston, Pat Weatherly of Ferris, Robert Yezak and his wife Michelle and George Yezak, all of Bremond, and Jennifer Yezak of Arlington, Virginia. She is also survived by numerous grand-nieces, grand-nephews and other relatives.
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