James Edward Polasek

James Edward Polasek, 68, of Taylor, passed away from COVID-19 July 10, at his home in Taylor. He was born Aug. 21, 1951, in Taylor and a lifelong resident of Taylor. James worked for Mastec in Austin for a number of years.

James loved fishing, hunting and working on the ranch with his two newest grandchildren Hoyt and Cheyenne.

He will be sadly missed by everyone that knew him. We love you Dad!

James was preceded in death by his parents, Dorothy and Bobby Fitzgerald, and father Edward John Polasek Sr; brother, Joseph Polasek; grandparents, Vlasta and Louis Kasper; daughter, Michele Charles; and granddaughter, Rebecka Welton and other family members.

He is survived by his children, Kimberly Welton and husband Alan, James Polasek Jr. and wife Regina, and Edward Polasek and wife Shellie; his grandchildren, Josiph Welton, Joshua Villanueva, Amber Charles, Holliy Welton, Teri Lynn Polasek, Aren Welton, Christopher Polasek, Hoyt Polasek and Cheyenne Polasek. His only great grandchild is Joshua Villanueva Jr.