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Boyd (Pudge) Raymond Kalka


Boyd (Pudge) Raymond Kalka was born on December 5, 1940 in Bandera Texas to Sylvester (Bud) Kalka and Frances Ann Adamietz and went to meet his maker on Monday, June 26. His parents predeceased him.
He is survived by his three siblings, sister, Betty (Kalka) Strom and husband Gene; twins, Floyd Kalka, wife Marinan (Miller) Kalka, deceased; Lloyd Vincent Kalka and wife Emma (Lawson) Kalka.
Nephews, David Wayne Strom, Wesley Ray Strom, Karl Eric Strom; Niece, Nancy Kalka and nephew, Christopher Kalka; Nieces, Selina Stilwell and husband Matthew; Angelina Mabry and husband Bobby; and Sabrina Jones and husband Trevor; Nephew, Vincent Lloyd Kalka, Jr. and wife Marilyn.
As well as various great nieces and great nephews and his life partner of 39 years Robert M. Guedin, Jr.
He graduated Bandera High school and worked at Collins purse factory in Puerto Rico and Texas then at Roach Paint company before it’s closure.
He and his partner were members of Cathedral of Hope in Dallas.
There will be a memorial service planned there in December around the time of his birthday.
He will be missed by all his family and friends.