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Eddie Adolph Vasut

July 21, 1945 - December 21, 2017

Eddie Adolph Vasut, 72, of East Bernard passed away peacefully on Thursday, December 21, 2017, at his home in East Bernard after an extended illness. He was born in Columbus, Texas to Eddie Martin and Veronica Noska Vasut on July 21, 1945.

Eddie grew up in Columbus and enlisted in the Navy in 1965 where he served as an aircraft mechanic in Kodiak, Alaska for three years before being honorably discharged in 1968.

Eddie was a member of the American Legion in Wallis, and Knights of Columbus Council in East Bernard.

He was a compassionate man who enjoyed automotive work. He worked for many years as the owner of Eddie’s Auto Repair in East Bernard. More recently he enjoyed spending time rebuilding a few classic cars and attending car shows. He also enjoyed hunting and watching his grandsons play football.

Eddie was proud of his two children and two grandchildren: daughter, Theresa Young and husband Kevin of Clute; and his son, Tracy Vasut and wife Joyce and their two sons Tyler and Mason of East Bernard. Also, he is survived by his sister, Diana Green of Eagle Lake, brothers, Larry Vasut and wife Linda of Lissie, Curtis Vasut and wife Donna of Columbus; niece, Jennifer Vasut, and nephews, Bobby Green, Terry Vasut, and Colton Vasut.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Eddie Martin Vasut and Veronica Noska Vasut, his nephew Jamie Green, and his niece Lisa Vasut.

Visitation will be held Tuesday, December 26, 2017 from 8:30 am to 10:00 am at Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic Church in Frelsburg.

A Parish Rosary will be recited on Tuesday, December 26, 2017, 9:30 am at Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic Church.

Funeral Services will be held Tuesday, December 26, 2017, 10:00 am at Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic Church in Frelsburg, TX with Fr. Michael Lyons officiating.

Burial will follow in Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic Cemetery in Frelsburg.

Pallbearers are Tyler Vasut, Mason Vasut, Colton Vasut, Terry Vasut, Bobby Green, and Adam Hernandez.

Memorials may be given to Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic Church – Frelsburg, 1031 Church Ln., New Ulm, TX 78950.


Eddie Adolph Vasut
July 21, 1945 - December 21, 2017



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