Sophie Spacek was born in Smithville on Oct. 13, 1910 to Joseph and Vera (Holubec) Spacek. She had four brothers, Rudolph, Henry, Emil, and Arnold, and two sisters, Albina and Bertha. Sophie lived and worked with her family on their farm in Three Rivers. She and all but one of her siblings were never married. Upon the passing of their brother, Arnold, Sophie and Bertha moved into town. Sophie and Bertha lived in their home on Hackberry St. for many years. Sophie spent her last years at the Three Rivers Nursing Home.
Sophie was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church in Three Rivers, and when the church closed in 2005, she moved her membership to Our Savior Lutheran Church where she attended faithfully while she was able.
Sophie was preceded in death by her parents and her siblings. She is survived by her dear friend and caregiver, Darlene (Buetow) Chowns of Three Rivers and a cousin, Ruth Colle of Caldwell.