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Carol Ann Ruzicka
  • St. Philip the Apostle Catholic Church
    304 W Church St
    El Campo, TX 77437

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“I'm so sad that my greatgrand mother passed away.She was a woman of many talents and a very unique person.I will miss her dearly. ”
1 of 17 | Posted by: Angela Escamilla - katy, TX

“Mrs. Ruzicka was such a wonderful person, and I feel so privileged to have been a part of her care even if it was just for a short time. My...Read More »
2 of 17 | Posted by: Karen Perdon - Houston, TX

“My condolences to the Ruzicka family during this time of grief. May you be comforted in knowing that our Heavenly Father "is close to the...Read More »
3 of 17 | Posted by: Beatrice Mitchell - Richmond, TX

“My heartfelt sympathy and my prayers are with you ”
4 of 17 | Posted by: Shirley Morris - Hempstead, TX

“I am so sorry for your loss. Ms. Carol was a very special part of my children's lives also. She was a very special lady with a very kind and large...Read More »
5 of 17 | Posted by: Greta Priesmeyer Sievers - TX

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you and all your family. May God grant you peace. Jeanette and Ken Walla ”
6 of 17 | Posted by: Jeanette Walla - El Campo,, TX

“We were so sorry to hear the sad news about Carol. We have been out of town and just found out last night looking in the paper. Our thoughts and...Read More »
7 of 17 | Posted by: Linda Kram - El Campo, TX

“I met Carol through Jessica, and I instantly knew she was a very positive person. I pray the entire family will let the good memories take the place...Read More »
8 of 17 | Posted by: Tammy Petterson - League City, TX

“Our condolences to the Ruzicka family. Lisa - you are in our thoughts and prayers. May God wrap his hands around you during this difficult time. ...Read More »
9 of 17 | Posted by: Irma Rocha - El Campo - Friend

“I am so sorry for your loss. I will say a prayer for you and your family to get you through this difficult time. ”
10 of 17 | Posted by: Brenda Vanderpool - Houston, TX

“To Pa Pa and to all the rest of you Ms. Carol's family. Our sympathy to you. What a loss this is for you and for all those who knew and loved Ms....Read More »
11 of 17 | Posted by: Cheryl Machicek - Hillje, TX

“Our prayers go out to the entire family. May God wrap his arms around you all and comfort you during this time. ”
12 of 17 | Posted by: Susan and Eddie Guidry - Seabrook, TX

“Our sympathy goes out to the entire Ruzicka Family. Praying that her precious memories will ease the pain the in coming days, weeks, months. May...Read More »
13 of 17 | Posted by: Kendra Charbula - Louise, TX

“Out thoughts and prayers are with your family. ”
14 of 17 | Posted by: Molly and Blair Gray - Kemah, TX

“Jessica and family. I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your Mom. She was always so friendly and kind. She will be missed. Keep her memory alive...Read More »
15 of 17 | Posted by: Elaine Mach Cook - Rosenberg,, TX

“The world has lost a very sweet and loving lady. I am thankful to have had her as a part of our lives. God Bless all of you and give you the strength...Read More »
16 of 17 | Posted by: Pat Hogan - El Campo, TX - Friend

“So very sorry for your loss, your family will be in my prayers ”
17 of 17 | Posted by: Dodie Everts - El Campo, TX

Carol Ann Ruzicka, 67 of El Campo, passed away on May 14, 2014. She was born on March 24, 1947 in El Campo to Louis and Martha Shimek Kutac. Carol was the owner and operator of Carol's Day Care from 1974 to 2013 and was a member of the Catholic Daughters of America.

She is survived by her husband Franklin Ruzicka; daughters Lisa Perez and husband Phillip of Wharton, Jessica Ruzicka of League City; son Jeffrey Ruzicka and wife Cindy of Angleton; grandchildren Austin and Rebecca Ruzicka, Ashley and Zanne Soliz, Kirsten Richter, Blake Prihoda; great-grandchildren Angela Escamilla and Ariel Mancia; and sisters Gail Zaruba and husband Joe of Aransas Pass and Donna Janak of Lake Jackson.

Visitation will begin at 2 pm on Friday, May 16, 2014 at Triska Funeral Home with a Rosary led by the Catholic Daughters at 7 pm. Funeral services will be at 10 am on Saturday, May 17, 2014 at St. Philip Catholic Church with Reverend Michael Rother officiating. Entombment will follow at Holy Cross Memorial Park.

Pallbearers are Aaron Cox, Nathan Cox, Justin Cox, Austin Ruzicka, Zanne Soliz and Blake Prihoda. Honorary pallbearers are all of Mrs. Carol's Day Care children.

Memorial donations in honor of Carol may be made to M.D. Anderson Cancer Center or St. Philip Catholic Church.

Memories and condolences may be left for the family online at
Triska Funeral Home 979-543-3681