Claudia Wyatt Kolar, 86, of Seadrift, passed away Saturday, Feb. 1, 2020. She was born Oct. 24, 1933 in Gonzales to the late Oma Edith Crowley Wyatt and Desmond Rex Wyatt.
Claudia attended school in Waelder and graduated from Waelder High School in 1952. On Nov. 22, 1952 in Flatonia, she married the love of her life, Irving Louis Kolar. To this union three children were born, Richard Irving Kolar, Martin Rex Kolar and Linda Susan Rivera.
She was a devout member of First United Methodist Church in Seadrift and retired from Calhoun County Independent School District after 20 years of employment. Throughout her retirement, she enjoyed traveling, her dogs, gardening, working on genealogy, reading and gambling at Coushatta.
Claudia is survived by her husband; children, Richard Irving Kolar, Martin Rex Kolar and Linda Susan (Augustine) Rivera; grandchildren, Austin Rivera, Drew Rivera, Tiffany (Gary) Crone, Carley (Drake) Stringo, Wesley Kolar and Harley Louis Kolar. In addition, she leaves behind five great-grandchildren to cherish her memory.
She was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Homer Preston Wyatt and Jerry Wayne Wyatt; sister; Peggy Davis; and great-grandchild; Nixon Stringo.
Private family services will be held at a later date.