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Sophie R. Pexa, 80
Sophie R. Pexa, 80, of New Prague, died Saturday, Oct. 7, 2006, at her home.
Sophie was born January 22, 1926 in Veseli, a daughter of Emil and Rose (Valek) Havlicek. She grew up in Veseli, where she attended parochial and public schools. On June 18, 1946 she married Emil E. Pexa, Sr. at Most Holy Trinity Catholic Church at Veseli. Following marriage, they lived in the New Market/Elko area, where she was a homemaker and farmed with her husband. Sophie was active in many St. Patrick/St.