Twila Ann Janecek
Date of Birth
June 9, 1930
Colon, Nebraska
Entered into Rest
June 28, 2021
Wahoo, Nebraska
Mass of Christian Burial Directions

Friday, July 2, 2021 ~ 10:00 a.m.
St. Joseph Catholic Church ~ Colon, Nebraska
Interment at Sunrise North Cemetery ~ Wahoo, Nebraska

Visitation & Rosary Directions

Thursday, July 1, 2021
Visitation ~ 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Rosary ~ 7:00 p.m.
Svoboda Funeral Home ~ Wahoo, Nebraska


In care of the family for future designation

Twila Ann Janecek, 91, of Wahoo, NE, entered into eternal rest on Monday, June 28, 2021 at South Haven Living Center in Wahoo, NE.  She was born June 9, 1930 in Colon, NE to Joseph L. and Erma Ann (Wirka) Vybiral.  Twila attended District #65 country school and graduated from Wahoo High School.  On July 4, 1953, Twila was engaged to Wilfred J. Janecek following his return home from Korea.  They were married on November 17, 1953.

Twila and Wilfred farmed near Colon for many years until they retired and moved to Wahoo.  Through the years, Twila worked for Whaley Drug Store, Gas Company, Max’s Drug Store and Wahoo Pharmacy.  She was a member of St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church in Wahoo and a past member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Colon.  She was a member of Christian Mothers, St. Ann’s Altar Sodality, Altar Rosary Society, St. Wenceslaus PCCW, Saunders County Hospital Auxiliary and the St. Wenceslaus sewing group.

She is survived by husband of 67 years, Wilfred J. Janecek; daughters, Diane (Jan) Dzuirlik of Montgomery, AL, Carol Janecek of Kansas City, MO and Nancy (Larry) Chapek of Colon, NE; grandchildren, Brandon (Kylee) Chapek of Lincoln, NE and Kelsey (Mitch and son Evan) Pankoke of Beaver Crossing, NE; great-grandchild, Kolbie Chapek; sister-in-law, Jovita Baker; brother-in-law, Justin (Mary) Janecek; nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Joseph and Erma Vybiral; sister, Dolores Sousek; brothers-in-law, Stanley Sousek and Leon Baker; sister-in-law, Georgiann (Gevain) Thomison.

Condolences for Twila Ann Janecek
  1. Carroll & Sharon Krivanek
    • June 30, 2021 - 4 weeks ago

    You have our sympathy on the loss of your wife.Always enjoyed working on your car and seeing you and your wife at Malmo.Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

  2. Karen Miller
    • June 30, 2021 - 4 weeks ago

    Heaven gains another Angel! Our sympathy to Wilfred and the whole family. My memories of Twila is passing out 50 cent pieces to my kids when we ran into her at Hinky Dinky plus many more. You are all in my thoughts and prayers.

  3. Linda Meduna and JoAnne Lusk
    • July 1, 2021 - 4 weeks ago

    We are so sorry to hear about your Mom Carol. We’re holding you and Nancy in our thoughts.
    With love,

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