Marion Cahlik

May 13, 1922 - December 13, 2018

Marion Cahlik

Marion Iola Cahlik, 96, of Kountze, Texas, died Thursday, December 13, 2018. She was born on May 13, 1922, in Omaha, Nebraska, to Ethelind Lewis Pearson and George Dewey Pearson. Marion served in the United States Navy, in the WAVES during World War II.

Survivors include her children, William Peter Cahlik, Jr., and his wife, Sheila, of Oklahoma City; and Dennis George Cahlik and his wife, Teresa, of Kountze; grandchildren, Lindsey Masterson and her husband, Jason; and Lacey McBryde and her husband, Brandon, all of Oklahoma City; Mary Elizabeth Manhart and her husband, Bill, of Fort Davis; and Rebecca Zeinert and her husband, Trey, of Waco; great-grandchildren, Jake Masterson, Luke Masterson, Micheal Haller, Katelynn Zeinert, and Cora Jean Zeinert; and brother, Richard Pearson and his wife, Joan.

Marion is preceded in death by her parents; husband of sixty years, William Cahlik; and granddaughter, Emily Cahlik.

The interment of Mrs. Cahlik will be at Resurrection Memorial Cemetery, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, at a later date. A private family committal was held at Broussard’s Crematorium, under the direction of Broussard’s, 490 Cemetery road, Silsbee.

Broussard's Mortuary - Silsbee, TX
490 Cemetery Road Silsbee, TX 77656

Comments (2)

  • Rosie Ritchie

    11 March 2019 at 15:17 | #

    To the Cahlik family

    It is with sadness that I learned about the passing of Marion. My mother Aline English (nee Lewis) was Marion's cousin. I know Aline was very fond of Marion and that they kept up a correspondence for a long, long while. It was a pleasure to meet Marion and Bill when they visited the UK on holiday some years back.

    Yesterday I found a postcard from Marion in a box I was sorting through, dated 11 September 1984, which prompted me to think of her and so to contact you.

    I send the family my belated condolences.

    In sympathy,

    Rosie (Rosemary) Ritchie

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  • Teresa Cahlik

    22 December 2018 at 01:52 | #

    Marion was a kind and considerate mother-in-law. She chose a simple life and lived it her way. She persevered through many hardships in life, but didn’t let it turn her bitter..

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