The Gastonia Gazette, Gastonia, NC, 14 March 1959, pg 2
Mrs. Drakopil Taken By Death Mrs. Josephine Cada Drakopil, 85, died at 3:45 a. m, on Saturday Saturday at Ihe home of her daughter, Mrs. II. K. Brunnemer, 1344 Westbrook Westbrook Circle. Mrs. Drakopil was born in Czechoslovakia on March 18 )6i4, the daughter of Ihe late Francis and Maria Horal. Cada. Her husband was the late Lewis Drakopil. The funeral was to be held Saturday Saturday al 5 p. m. in lhe chapel of McLean i Son Funeral Home. The Rev. George W. Lingle of Holy Trinily Lutheran Church will officiate. Burial will bejii Linden Hill Methodist Church cemetery, Brooklyn. N. Y., on Monday. The body will leave Gastonia at 6:45 p. m. on Sunday, ,. ^ Surviving Mrs. Drakopil arc two Daughters. Mrs. Brunnemer of Gastonia. and Mrs. Emily Thompson Thompson of Dover, Delaware; and a son, Edward Drakopil of Balti- Imore, Md.