Julia (Zapalac) Hrachovy, 97, of Fayetteville, died Sunday, May 18, 2014 at Monument Hill Rehabilitation and Nursing
Center in La Grange. Julia was born in Frelsburg on Sept. 4, 1916, the daughter of Fred and Anna (Noska) Zapalac.
She attended school in Frelsburg until she and her family moved to the farm near Ellinger. She then attended school at HostynHill until the 7th grade. Being the oldest of the siblings, she had to discontinue her education to work on the farm.
She married Frank Edmund Hrachovy on Nov. 12, 1935 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Ellinger. They had three children,
Leonard, Dolores and Robert. Being a busy farm wife, she loved to cook and bake as anyone who had ever visited