PELAK SR., Norman Mr. Norman Frank Pelak Sr. age 91 of Rockford went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, September 26, 2020. He was preceded in death by his son Daniel Frank Pelak, and his parents Stanley and Katherine Pelak. Surviving are his beloved wife of 66 years Lenore E. Pelak (Brechting); his children Mary and Frank DeLucia, Norman Jr. and Joan Pelak, Thomas and Diane Pelak, Stanley Sr. and Patricia Pelak, John Sr. and Eileen Pelak, Timothy Pelak, Ann Thome, Frank Sr. and Peggy Pelak and Rev. Father Tony Pelak; daughter in law Barb Pelak; his precious grandchildren and great grandchildren; his brother Henry and Erna Pelak; his sister Loraine Malmyga; brother in law Frank J. Brechting Jr.; many nieces and nephews. Norman served his country in the U.S Army during the Korean Conflict. He worked over forty years as a Tool and Die Maker, working for Jarecki, Metalcraft, Reynolds Metals and General Motors. The Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated Thursday, October 1 at 11:00 AM at Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church, Belmont, Fr. Tony Pelak celebrant. Masks and Social Distancing are appreciated. His family will receive visitors at the church one hour before the Mass. Interment at Holy Trinity Church Cemetery. His family will receive visitors Wednesday, September 30 from 4:00 to 7:00 PM at the Arsulowicz Brothers Remembrance Mortuary, 3525 Remembrance Rd NW. Memorial contributions may be made to the Samuel Omogo Foundation www.samuelomogofoundation.org
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