Viola was also the caretaker of the Old Marak Cemetery in Marak, TX for many years.
--- In TexasCzechs@yahoogroups.com, "Rosemary Ermis" wrote:
> Posted: Monday, December 3, 2012 8:08 pm
> Viola Sevcik, 88, of Cameron and formerly of Buckholts died Monday, Dec. 3,
> 2012 in a Cameron nursing center. Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Thursday
> at Ss. Cyril & Methodius Catholic Church with Rev. Walter Matus officiating.
> Burial will follow in the Old Marak Catholic Cemetery. Rosary will be
> recited 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at Marek-Burns-Laywell Funeral Home in Cameron.
> Mrs. Sevcik was born Nov. 20, 1924 in Marak to Joseph and Julia
> (Pustejovsky) Bartek. She was a graduate of C.H. Yoe High School. She
> married Joe Sevcik on May 20, 1947 and he preceded her in death in 1999.
> She had worked for Culpeppers and Farmers Gin. She had served as a
> Democratic election judge for many years, a member of KJZT, a member of
> SPJST, a past member of the Buckholts Betterment Association and a life long
> member of Ss Cyril & Methodius Catholic Church.
> She is also preceded in death by her sister Cornelia Tomek.
> Survivors include daughters, Linda Knapek and husband George of Taylor,
> Cecilia Stuchly and husband Bernard of Coupland; sisters, Margie Vaculin of
> Cameron, JoAnn Zarosky of Temple; six grandchildren, Jacqueline Danek and
> husband John, George Michael Knapek and wife Trina, Joe Stuchly and wife
> Jennifer, Edward Knapek and fiancé Kate Crowley, Erica Waiser and husband
> Craig, Cynthia Knapek; seven great grandchildren, Tyler Stuchly, Ethan
> Waiser, Jamie, John, and Jenna Danek, George Andrew Knapek and Jake Stuchly.
> Marek-Burns-Laywell Funeral Home of Cameron is in charge of arrangements.
> The Cameron Herald