Georgia Mae Hopper, 54, of Dale, Texas passed away on Dec. 9, 2016. She was born on April 27, 1962 in LaGrange, Texas to Fred and Otylia Zgarba-Becka.
Georgia sustained a 10-year battle with cancer. During this 10 year period, Georgia offered support and inspiration to other cancer victims and their families, as well as unwavering in her hope for a cure.
She was preceded in d
eath by her parents and her brother, Lad Becka.
She is survived by her husband of 28 years, Shawn Patrick Hopper; her son, Joshua Shawn Hopper; her daughter, Natalie Evelyn Hopper; two brothers, Daniel Becka and Anton Becka; and three sisters, Maryann Polasek, Gladys Matura and Alice Schovajsa.
Family received friends from 5 – 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2016, at McCurdy Funeral Home, with the recitation of the Rosary being held at 7 p.m. Mass of celebration was planned at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2016, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church. Interment will follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery. Serving as pallbearers are Lance Hopper, Justin Hopper, Calvin Makouisky, Jr., Donald Schovajsa, Frankie Matura, Jr., Anton Becka and Cory Hopper.
Arrangement under the care and guidance of McCurdy Funeral Home, 105 E. Pecan, Lockhart, Texas, 78644.