Charles Michael Zavorka Life and Family
The youngest son of Michael S Zavorka & Rozena Krizek Zavorka, immigrants from Czechoslovakia .. Of which 3 children were born.
He had 2 older brothers and no children were born, in fact the oldest William never married. Arthur Carl Zavorka married, but died early, no heirs.
1} William Anton Zavorka & 2} Arthur Carl Zavorka.
3} Charles Michael Zavorka married 3a} Emma Loretta Kraus
on 24 May 1913, (marriage license#1807777 Vol#79, Pg#181)
They had 3 children.
A} Rosalind Marie Zavorka b 4 Jul 1914,
B} Charles Fred Zavorka b 12 Mar 1917
C} Viola Catherine "Micky" Zavorka b 24 Apr 1919.
Charles M. Zavorka was a Tinner, by trade,
Working for a Heating Company.
His 1st wife Emma Loretta Kraus died suddenly at
the age of 61y 11m 27d on 10 Nov 1956, from a
Coronary Embolism, and other contributing causes.
At the time of her death, all of their children were married,
and 9 grandchildren were born.
A.1} Rosalind Marie Zavorka married
A.1a} Romaine Edward DeMunsch of St. Louis, Missouri
prior to 1940, no children.
B.1} Charles Fred Zavorka married
B.1.a} Catherine Marjorie Willer 7 Oct 1943,
St. Louis City, Missouri ~
Charles Fred Zavorka was given Military
Orders to enter WWII. He was shot down by
enemy fire on 29 May 1944, without knowledge of soon to be a father.
was going to be a father of a daughter.
4 children were born:
B.1 A} Catherine Ann Zavorka b 8 Aug 1944,
B.1.B} Michael Charles Zavorka b 1 Feb 1948,
B.1.C} Janet Susan Zavorka b 20 Aug 1949,
B.1.D} Carl Arthur Zavorka b 31 May 1951.
C.1} Viola Catherin Zavorka married
C.1. a} Roland Vandorn Wagoner of DeSoto, Missouri.
2 children were born. A daughter
C.1 A} Carol Anne Wagoner b 22 Nov 1946
DeSoto, Jefferson, Missouri, and a son,
C.1.B} Roland Vandorn II Wagoner b 18 Feb 1948,
DeSoto, Jefferson, Missouri,
He married on 14 May 1959 Mrs. Elizabeth Eva (Stier)
Seitrich (widow of Albert Allen Seitrich who passed
away in 1955)