Obituaries

Frank J. Rehak

June 4, 1928 - December 8, 2012

Frank J. Rehak, 84, of Geneva, formerly of Batavia, passed away Saturday, December 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 4-8 P.M. on Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at the Moss Family Funeral Home, 209 S. Batavia Ave. in Batavia.  Funeral services will begin at 10 A.M. on Wednesday, December 12, 2012 with prayers at the funeral home before processing to Holy Cross Catholic Church, 2300 West Main Street, Batavia to celebrate a Funeral Mass at 10:30 A.M. Interment will follow in Queen of Heaven Cemetery in Hillside. 

Memorials

In lieu of flowers, contributions in Frank’s memory may be directed to Holy Cross Catholic School, 2300 West Main Street, Batavia, IL 60510 or CNS Hospice, 690 East North Avenue, Carol Stream, IL 60188.

Guest Book

  • Leonard & Judy Rehak Will miss you alot. Will keep you in our prayers
  • Bea and Steve Havel We are so sorry for your great loss. He suffered and long time and now he went to celebrate with Lucille on her birthday. They are never gone, but live on in our hearts You have our deepest sympathy.
  • Nancy and John Korba So sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with you and your family. Do not mourn for your loss...but rejoice in his gain......he is now with people he loved who left before him.....through rememberance he will be with you always.....smile and cherish his memories. God speed. We love you guys.
  • Ken & Cheryl Michaels Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. So sorry for your loss
  • Kevin & Sandi Robison John, Mary & Family - we are so sorry for your loss and will keep you all in our thoughts.
  • Joe & Carolyn Rehak Love and Miss you Grandpa. May you rest in peace.
  • John and Mary Rehak Dad, we love you and miss you and you will be in our hearts forever! You were an amazing role model for your family. Till we meet again...