obit: Merle Spacek Kocurek
Merle Spacek Kocurek
~ Feb. 25, 2008 29. Feb, 2008
Merle Spacek Kocurek, 89, died Feb. 25, in Marble Falls.
She was born Sept. 7, 1918, in Burleson County to Ura Dean Spacek and Leo Joseph Spacek. Before moving to Granite Shoals she lived in Caldwell, Smithville and Houston. She and her husband, Louis, moved to Granite Shoals in 1970 where they enjoyed their retirement years gardening, fishing and playing 42.
She is preceded in death by her first husband, Charles Winfred Johnson; daughter, Winifred; second husband, Louis; mother, Ura Massey; her sister, Hilda Joseph; and brother, Joe Spacek.
She is survived by her sister and brother-in-law, Viola and Eddie Miller; her son and daughter-in-law, Paul and Linda Johnson; and two granddaughters, Jennifer and Rachel Johnson. She also leaves behind many true and wonderful friends who have made her years so enjoyable. She never met a stranger and will be greatly missed.
A Funeral Service celebrating Merle;s life will be held at 9 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 29, at Clements-Wilcox Funeral Home Chapel in Marble Falls. A graveside service and interment will be held at 3:30 p.m. on Friday, at Caldwell Masonic Cemetery in Caldwell, Texas.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Arthritis Foundation, PO Box 96280, Washington, D.C. 20090-628. Funeral Arrangements are entrusted to Clements-Wilcox Funeral Home in Marble Falls
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