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1967 James 2022

James Lynn Sulak

May 9, 1967 — July 5, 2022

James Lynn Sulak

May 9, 1967 ~  July 5, 2022


James Sulak, 55,  of Bay City passed away suddenly in a Bay City hospital on Tuesday, July 5, 2022.  He was born on May 9, 1967, to Rudy and Dorothy Knesek Sulak in Wharton, Texas.


James was a graduate of Wharton High School.  He worked as a Customer services specialist in the lumber industry for many years. He married Melinda Garcia on January 26, 1991 in El Campo, Texas at St Roberts Catholic Church. Together, they enjoyed dances, good food, music and visiting with friends and family. James was the biggest jokester, he loved getting the best of people. He also was a gadget person, up to date on all the latest things in electronics. He was known for having the cleanest car in town. He enjoyed being in the yard and playing with his furbabies.


James is survived by his wife, Melinda Sulak, parents, Rudy and Dorothy Sulak, brothers, Alan Sulak and wife, Francene, and Glenn Sulak and wife, Carol, nieces and nephews, Zak Sulak, Faith Leber, Esai Nunez, Estrella Garcia, Cody Rodriguez and numerous cousins and friends.


Visitation will be held after 5 pm Friday, July 8, 2022 at Our Lady of Guadalupe Church in Bay City with a rosary recited at 7pm. The Funeral Mass will be held on Saturday, July 9, 2022 at 10am at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church at 10 am with Rev. Gabriel Espinosa officiating.


Condolences may be left for the family at

Services under the direction of

Wharton Funeral Home

515 E. Boling Hwy.

Wharton, TX 77488

(979) 532-3410


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Friday, July 8, 2022

5:00 - 8:00 pm (Central time)

Our Lady Of Guadalupe Catholic Church

1412 12th Street, Bay City, TX 77414

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