Monica Korzekwa Sprencel
Monica Korzekwa Sprencel, a longtime resident of Falls City, Texas, entered eternal rest Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012, at 11 p.m. in the Floresville Nursing and Rehab Center in Floresville at the age of 98 years, 7 months, and 25 days. Monica was born May 4, 1914, in Falls City, the daughter of Vincent and Anna Moy Korzekwa.
Monica was a homemaker and a lifelong member of the Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Falls City, where she served in the Altar Society and the Rosary Circle. Monica married Tom Daniel Sprencel on Feb. 3, 1942, in the Holy Trinity Church in Falls City. Tom, Monica’s beloved husband of more than 45 years, preceded her in death on June 9, 1987. A special thanks to everyone at Floresville Nursing and Rehab Center for everything, said the family.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Tom D. Sprencel; her sisters, Bernice Moczygemba and husband Edward and Justine Moczygemba and husband Victor; her brother, Frank Korzekwa and wife Virginia; and her granddaughter, Amber Sprencel.
Monica is survived by her children, Lambert Sprencel, Annie Niedenberger, and Efrem Sprencel and wife Jeanie; her grandchildren, Mark Niedenberger, Doug Niedenberger and wife Carrie, Steve Sprencel, and Adam Sprencel; her great-grandchildren, Tristan Niedenberger, Marilena Niedenberger, and Austin Sprencel; and her sister, Mary Korzekwa.
Visitation was held on Wednesday, Jan. 2, at 9 a.m., with a rosary recited at 9:30 a.m. in the Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Falls City.
A funeral Mass was held on Wednesday at 10 a.m. in the church with the Rev. Gregory Sawicki officiating.
Interment followed in the Holy Trinity Cemetery in Falls City.
Serving as pallbearers were Sidney Moczygemba, Jerry Korzekwa, Steve Sprencel, Adam Sprencel, Douglas Niedenberger, and Mark Niedenberger.
Memorials may be made to Floresville Nursing and Rehab Center, 1811 Sixth St., Floresville, TX 78114; or to Holy Trinity Cemetery, P.O. Box 158, Falls City, TX 78113.