Irene Ruth Vybiral

Irene Ruth Vybiral, 88, passed away on May 9, 2017, in Aransas Pass. She was born on June 29, 1928, in Buckholts, to Vince and Julia Krupicka.

Irene was preceded in death by her parents; sisters, Viola Brown and Evelyn Pfannstiel; brothers, Raymond Krupicka, Adolf Krupicka, Alvin Krupicka, Benjamin “Ben” Krupicka.

She is survived by her loving husband of 66 years, Albert Vybiral; daughter, Lisa Honeycutt  and husband Greg Honeycutt;nephew, Anton Pfannstiel; brother, Robert Krupicka; grandchildren, Jatanna Reese and husband William Reese and Kyla Honeycutt; great-grandchildren, Haley Vanderveer, Braxton Reese, Ely Reese and Makayla Reese; numerous nieces and nephews and many dear friends.

She graduated from Buckholts High School in 1946 and married her husband in 1950. Irene enjoyed gardening and the outdoors.  She loved spending time with her family and was happiest when she was around them. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and a dear friend to so many. Although she is gone her memory, warmth and life lessons will live in our hearts forever.

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Potted plants will only be accepted or please make a donation to the Alzheimer’s Foundation or to the charity of your choice. Family services will be private, arrangements entrusted to Charlie Marshall Funeral Home.