QUANAH – Leo E. Zajicek, 94, formerly of Quanah, died, Monday, March 30, 2015, in Houston. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Saturday, April 4, 2015 at the Chapel at Smith Funeral Home with Rev. Joseph Jones officiating, Interment will follow at Quanah Memorial Park under the direction of Smith Funeral Home, Quanah.
Zajicek was born Feb. 2, 1921 to the late Charlie and Treza Adam Zajicek in Wilbarger County. He married Juanita Skelton on Sept. 2, 1950 in Vernon. She preceded him in death April 18, 2013. He was a member of First Baptist Church in Quanah and Calvary Baptist Church in Vernon. He was a longtime resident of Quanah. He served in the United States Navy for four years and the Armed Guard for 2 years. He was the Post Commander for the VFW and an American Legion Civil Servant.
He is survived by one daughter, Diana Zajicek of Baytown; two sons, Charles Zajicek of Hurst and Leon Zajicek of Amarillo; seven grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., on Friday, April 3, 2013.