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Robert A Jurek

October 6, 1948 ~ February 8, 2018 (age 69)

Robert Arnold Jurek, 69, of Crosby, Texas went to be with the Lord on February 8, 2018.  Robert was born on October 6, 1948 in Houston, Texas to Arnold and Lydia (Dlouhy) Jurek.  Robert served his country during the Vietnam War and was honorably discharged from the U.S. Army after receiving 2 purple heart awards and several Bronze star awards, one with the V device for acts of valor or meritorious service.  Robert owned his own telephone business in the Houston area for many years. He was a long-time member of St. Dominic’s Catholic Church and presently is a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church.  He was a 4th degree Knight with the Knights of Columbus and volunteered numerous hours with the organization.  In his free time Robert enjoyed working outdoors, being in the country, BBQing, drinking cold Lonestar’s, hunting, fishing and spending time with his family and friends. Robert was a very patriotic, generous and caring man who will be deeply missed by all who knew him.  He is preceded in death by his parents, Arnold and Lydia Jurek; sister, Claudine Lewis and nephew, Kenny Lewis.  Robert is survived by his loving wife of 45 years, Madelyn Masaryk Jurek of Crosby; daughter, Larissa Wright and husband Kenneth of Crosby; Son, Brian Jurek and wife Amy of Houston; daughter, Amanda McBee and husband Josh of La Porte; grandchildren, Zoe Dugat-Burge, Madison Wright, Kaitlyn Wright, Jay McBee, Kaitlyn McBee, Milo Jurek, Louis Jurek; and many other relatives and friends. A visitation for family and friends will be held at Sterling-White on Sunday, February 11, 2018 from 5pm-8pm with a rosary starting at 7pm.  A Mass of Christian burial will be held on Monday, February 12, 2018 11am at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Crosby with interment following at Sterling-White Cemetery.  Services have been entrusted to Sterling-White Funeral Home 11011 Crosby-Lynchburg Rd. Highlands, Texas 77562. To send the family condolences please visit

 Service Information

February 11, 2018

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Sterling~White Funeral Home
11011 Crosby Lynchburg Road
Highlands, TX

February 11, 2018

7:00 PM
Sterling~White Funeral Home
11011 Crosby Lynchburg Road
Highlands, Texas, 77562

Funeral Mass
February 12, 2018

11:00 AM
Sacred Heart Catholic Church
915 Runneburg Rd.
Crosby, TX

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