Virgie C. Marecek-Stark, 88, died Monday, Jan. 14, 2013 at Minneola District Hospital.
Virgie C. Marecek-Stark, 88, died Monday, Jan. 14, 2013 at Minneola District Hospital. She was born October 19, 1924 to parents, Sherman W. and Iola Vivia (Leonard) Carter. She retired in 1975, having worked for Rockwell International of California for 26 years. She was a member of Church of Christ of Latter Day Saints and the Poinsettia Club, both of Dodge City. On August 29, 1964 she married Edward J. Maracek at Garden Grove, Calif. The marriage was Solemnized July 21, 1965 at the LDS Temple in Los Angeles, Calif. He died January 12, 1999. She then married Chuck Stark. Survivors include a son, Louis Maracek; a daughter, Louise Hiza; and a sister, Frances Mackey-Miflin of Mullinville. She is preceded by her parents; husbands; four brothers, Leonard, Billy, Austin and Allen; and two sisters, Mildred and Doris. Funeral services are at 11 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013 at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 2510 6th Ave., Dodge City, KS. Burial is at Maple Grove Cemetery, Dodge City. Memorials are suggested to the Church in care of Minnis Mortuary, Box 516, Bucklin KS 67834.