Thomas Millan Jankowski, 70, of Tiki Island, TX passed away Tuesday, July 23. He was born November 7, 1942 in Houston to Agnes and Maxmillan Jankowski. Tom graduated from Jeff Davis High School and went on to earn a Bachelor’s degree in Transportation from the University of Houston. For many years he ran a successful trucking company before retiring to Tiki Island.
Tom was preceded in death by his parents and his brother, Morris Jankowski. He is survived by his wife of 51 years, Paula; his daughter, Stacey Yates and husband, Steve; daughter, Liesl Criswell and husband, Glenn; brothers, Marcus Jankowski, Patrick Jankowski and his wife, Olga; and grandchildren: Tyler Yates, Kendall Yates, Sydney Criswell and Abby Criswell.
A memorial mass will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, August 24th at St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church, 8200 Roos Rd. in Houston. He will be interred in a private service in Bedias, TX at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Veterans of Foreign Wars, www.vfw.org/Contribute or 406 W. 34th Street, 11th Floor, Kanas City, MO, 64111.