Jerry Dolezal, age 99, a resident of Ennis, passed away September 10, 2013 at Ennis Regional Hospital. Jerry was born October 18, 1913 in Garrett, Texas to Joseph and Josephine (Patril) Dolezal. He was a very religious man and a devoted member of the St. John Nepomucne Catholic Church. Jerry honored his country by serving in the military. He was drafted into the Army at Mineral Wells, Texas. Jerry was a Rifleman in the Infantry during World War II, serving in New Guinea and Australia. Survivors include four nieces, Helen Trojacek Novy and Lorene Trojacek Bakluda both of Ennis, Marguerite Kubelka Patterson of Irving, Marcella Kubelka Anderson of Garland; three nephews, Robert Kubelka and wife Suzanne of Duncanville, Eugene Kubelka and wife Cathy of Austin, Michael Kubelka of Ennis, niece-in-law, Lydia Hughes and numerous great and great-great nephews and nieces. Jerry is preceded in death by his parents Joseph and Josephine Dolezal, brother, Joseph Dolezal, three sisters, Rosie Trojacek, Emily Kubelka, Lillian Dolezal and nephew Emil Trojacek. Rosary will be held at 9:30 A.M Saturday, September 14, 2013 at Boze-Mitchell-McKibbin Funeral Home Chapel. Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 10 A.M. in St. John Nepomucene Catholic Church with Father Henry Drozd as Celebrant. Interment will follow at St. Joseph Cemetery in Ennis. Pallbearers will be Jake Kasowski, James Novy, Bill Anderson, Ronnie Novy, Michael Kubelka, Michael Trojacek and Dominic Kubelka. To view an obituary or sign the guest book, please visit www.bozemitchellmckibbin.com. Arrangements are under the direction of the Boze-Mitchell-McKibbin Funeral Home, 800 S. Kaufman, Ennis, Texas. 972-878-2211.