Larry J. Tichacek, son of Victor and Frances Wasicek Tichacek, and brother to Victor, was born in Sealy on Sept. 26, 1939.

Larry graduated from East Bernard High School in 1957 and Sam Houston State University in 1963. After graduating from college, he became a high school band director. After doing this for several years he became a public school librarian in East Bernard ISD. He worked there until he retired. Anyone that knew Larry knew how much he loved to fish and bar-b-que.

Larry was blessed with son Chuck and daughter-in-law Mari and a grandson Victor; daughter Amy and husband Richard and grandson Jonathan; two granddaughters: Ruby Rutledge and children Pearl, Padyn, Preston and Carlos, and Perla Cortinas and husband John and children Jewel and Addison.

Following cremation, a memorial come and go service will be held at First United Methodist Church in East Bernard.

Funeral services are under the direction of Wharton Funeral Home. Condolences may be left at


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