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Joyce Helen Spalek Pechacek

December 20, 1943 - March 22, 2019

Joyce Helen Spalek Pechacek, 75, of New Ulm, Texas, passed away on March 22, 2019 in Columbus, TX.

She was born on December 20, 1943 to Jerome Spalek and Helen (Laake) Spalek in La Grange, TX. On September 16, 1962 she married Chester Pechacek.

She was a member of Woodmen of the World.

Joyce enjoyed polka music, gardening, shopping for antiques, and being with her family.

Joyce is survived by her husband, Chester Pechacek of New Ulm, TX; daughter, Pat Franklin and husband Chase of Shelby, TX; brother, Gene Spalek and wife Mary Lou of Ramsey, TX; 2 grandchildren, Jennifer Jennings, and James Jennings and wife Jessica; and 4 great grandchildren, Nicholas and Nathan Thomas, and Timothy and Savanah Jennings; 2 nephews, Kevin Spalek and wife Krissy and Brian Spalek and wife Tonya.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Jerome and Helen Spalek, and a son, Mark Anthony Pechacek.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, March 26, 2019 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM; and on Wednesday from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm at Henneke Funeral Home in Columbus, Texas.

Rosary will be held on Tuesday, March 26, 2019 at 7:00 PM at Henneke Funeral Home led by Deacon Doug Tromblee.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, March 27, 2019, 2:00 pm at Henneke Funeral Home, Columbus, TX with Deacon Chuck Glynn officiating.

Burial will take place in Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Cemetery in Frelsburg, Texas.

Pallbearers are James Jennings, Kevin Spalek, Bryan Spalek, Chase Franklin, Vladimir Palma and Wallace Jennings.

Memorials may be given to the charity of your choice.


Joyce Helen Spalek Pechacek
December 20, 1943 - March 22, 2019



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