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Re: Lost Family of Repka's
Posted by: Bruce Repka (ID *****1980) Date: July 13, 2003 at 18:05:41
In Reply to: Lost Family of Repka's by sam of 53

Alvin W. "Shorty" Repka
born: 7/1/26 - Hallettsville, TX
died: 11/15/86 - Albuquerque, NM (Mount Calvary Cemetary)
Wife: Raylene

Parents: Vilem "Willie" Repka & Annie Galetka Repka
Willie was born in Texas in 1885.

Grandparents: Joe & Anna Repka - Immigrants from Czechoslovakia; settled at Inez, TX.

Siblings: Albert, Herman "Shorty", Hermina & Hattie.
All deceased.

1st wife's name: Almina (had 1 son - Alvin?)

Children from 2nd marriage:
Alene, Johnny & Pat - all of Mississippi.
Robert of Illinois, & Dickie of Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Alvin W. Repka enlisted in the U.S. Army on 12/8/45 at Ft. Bliss - Texas. He was discharged on 7/24/47 at Camp Kilmer, New Jersey. He was an oilfield worker and a cement contractor. He was operating a liquor store at the time of his death.

This information all comes from my dad, Henry Repka. Alvin was his favorite uncle. When Alvin passed away in 1986, my dad, grandmother and I traveled to New Mexico for his funeral.





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