Victor Anthony Petkovsek

February 23, 1931 - April 16, 2017

Victor Anthony Petkovsek

Victor Anthony Petkovsek, 86, of Lumberton, died Sunday, April 16, 2017, at Harbor Hospice on Major Drive, Beaumont. He was born on February 23, 1931, in Beaumont, to Mary Aubey Petkovsek and Andrew Petkovsek, and retired as an operator after 30 years at Texas Gulf, and Sulfur, in Beaumont.

Victor went out of his way to help others. He was a faithful husband, father, and friend.

Victor is survived by his daughters, Alison Gilmore, of Lumberton; and Lola Smith, and her husband, James, of Willis; eight grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; brother, Jerry Petkovsek, of Beaumont; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by his parents; wife, Lolita Owen Petkovsek; son, Victor Arthur Petkovsek; grandsons, Charles Smith and Micah Smith; brothers, Andrew “Junie” Petkovsek and Charles Lewis Petkovsek; and sister, Rita Cecilia Williams.

A gathering of Mr. Petkovsek’s family and friends will be 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., Wednesday, April 19, 2017, at Broussard’s, 2000 McFaddin Avenue, Beaumont. A Memorial Mass will be 2:00 p.m., Thursday, April 20, 2017, at Infant Jesus Catholic Church, 243 South LHS Drive, Lumberton.

Memorial contributions may be made to Teen Challenge Texas, 3850 S Loop W, San Antonio, Texas 78264; or to House Of Destiny, 3109 FM 2798, Votaw, Texas 77376; or to Prison Fellowship, PO Box 1550, Merrifield, Virginia 22116.


2000 Mcfaddin Ave Beaumont, TX 77701
Gathering of family and friends
530 W. Monroe St- Kountze, TX 77625
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Memorial Mass
Infant Jesus Catholic Church
243 S. Lhs Drive Lumberton, TX 77657
Thursday, April 20, 2017
2:00 p.m.
5150 Stivers St Beaumont, TX 77705
memorial contributions
Teen Challenge of South Texas
1142 Shelton Road Channelview, TX 77530
Paradise Primitive Baptist Church
2100 Nall Port Neches, TX 77651

Comments (1)

  • NL

    16 August 2018 at 14:09 | #

    My sincere condolences to the family at this difficult time. May you all seek God for comfort, peace, strength and support (2 Cor 1:3).


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