Mrs. Annie Lee Grupa Obituary

  • Mrs. Annie Lee Grupa
    In Loving Memory of

    Mrs. Annie Lee Grupa

    Birth Date: May 10th, 1929 Death Date: Sep 23rd, 2014
    Mrs. Annie Lee Grupa, 85, died peacefully Tuesday, September 23rd at her residence at the Broadmoor Place Senior Living facility in Bryan, Texas. Visitation will be at Nobles Funeral Chapel on Friday, September 26th from 5:00 - 7:00pm with a rosary following at 7:00pm. A Funeral Mass will be held on Saturday, September 27th at 2:00pm at St. Stanislaus Catholic Church in Anderson. Rite of Committal will follow in the church cemetery. Rev. Rodolfo "JoJo" Cal-Ortiz is the celebrant. Arrangements are under the direction of Nobles Funeral Chapel.

    Annie was born in New Waverly, Texas on May 10, 1929 to Tony and Verna (Wagner) Gubas. She married Ben Grupa on October 9, 1945 and together they raised two daughters. Mrs. Grupa prided herself on being a good wife and homemaker and loved cooking and canning in her home. She also loved working as the director of the church nursery. Those closest to her will remember her for her undying devotion to her family and friends, snazzy sense of fashion and love of games, crafts, books and her beloved cat, Toby.

    She is survived by her beautiful daughters and son-in-law Susan and Ronnie Reed of Anderson and Delores Pavlock of Houston; grandchildren Crystal Sebesta, Travis Pavlock and Tracy Pavlock; and many, many special friends who surrounded her every day with their love and friendship.

    She is preceded in death by her parents and husband, Ben Grupa.

    The family would like to extend love and many, many thanks to those who cared for Mrs. Grupa, among them Dr. Heath Eggleston with Texas A&M Physicians; Connie, Ann Marie, Tonya and Courtney with Right at Home; Stephanie Daniel, caregiver; the staff at Broadmoor Place Senior Living, Brandi, Heather, Lori, Johnathan, Linda, Janet, Patricia, Holly, Rubie, Rebekah, Megan, Desiree, Bailyn, Kadesha, Benita, Gloria and Lisa; Physicians and staff at the St. Joseph Stroke Unit; Brazos Valley Hospice and special friend, Andy Habib. Your love, care and genuine gifts of compassion never went unnoticed.

    In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to Brazos Valley Hospice or the Aggieland Humane Society.

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