Submitted by: Pat Lyon
Charlie J. Urban, 82, of Azle, formerly of Weinert, Texas, died October 7, 2001. Funeral services will be October 10, 2001 at White Funeral Home in Azle at 10 a.m. Burial will follow at Willow Cemetery in Haskell, with graveside services at 3:00 p.m. Services will be officiated by Rev. Joe Stulir, a nephew of the deceased. Visitation will be 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday October 9, at the funeral home. Family will be at the Charlie J. Urban home outside of Azle. Charlie was the youngest child of Peter K. and Klara Svach Urban. He was born on White Ranch in Bosque County, November 4, 1918. After his mother died in 1934, he moved with his father, and brother Frank to Haskell county where they farmed. Charlie married Lillie Stulir in 1939 and they farmed in the Weinert area until 1960, when they moved to Azle.
Charlie was a master carpenter and woodworker. He loved hunting, fishing, boating and all outdoor activities. He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife Lillie, who died in 1986, brothers Joe, Pete, John and Frank Urban, and sisters Clara, Christina, Agnes and Mary. He is survived by his son, Charles B. Urban and Pam, of Weatherford; grandson Michael Urban of Ft. Worth; one sister, Anna Urban Sommerfeld of Clifton, many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends, including special friend Helen Spurrier of Springtown.