Born: June 4, 1928|
Died: Dec. 8, 2012
GENEVA – Frank J. Rehak, 84, of Geneva, formerly of Batavia, passed away Saturday, Dec. 8, 2012. He was born June 4, 1928, in Chicago, the son of Joseph and Anna (nee David) Rehak. He was united in marriage to Lorraine Galloway on May 6, 1950, in Chicago.
Frank loved being outdoors. He enjoyed traveling, camping, gardening, and bird watching. He collected and built model trains and railroads. He enjoyed sharing his train hobby with his children and grandchildren.
He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Lorraine; children, Kathleen (David) Buettner, Carol (Kenneth) Rojek, and John (Mary LaVieri) Rehak; his grandchildren, Allison and Jonathan Buettner, Kristin Rojek (Luke) Sharp and Dr. Brian Rojek, Joseph (Carolyn Dispensa) Rehak, and Steven (Allyse Stombres) Rehak; great-grandchildren, Nathan and Lauren Sharp.
Visitation will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 11, at the Moss Family Funeral Home, 209 S. Batavia Ave. in Batavia.
Funeral services will begin at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 12, with prayers at the funeral home before processing to Holy Cross Catholic Church, 2300 W. Main St., Batavia to celebrate a funeral Mass at 10:30 a.m. Interment will follow in Queen of Heaven Cemetery in Hillside.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in Frank's memory may be directed to Holy Cross Catholic School, 2300 W. Main St., Batavia, IL 60510 or CNS Hospice, 690 E. North Ave., Carol Stream, IL 60188.
For information, contact Moss Family Funeral Home 630-879-7900 or www.mossfuneral.com.
Published in Kane County Chronicle on Dec. 11, 2012