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George J. PEKNY
 1909 - 2006

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  • Birth  1909  Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender  Male 
    Died  Jul 2006  Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I1288  Rozhon's from Chicago and Elsewhere
    Last Modified  04 Dec 2006 08:54:42 
    Father  John V. PEKNY, b. 29 Jun 1877, Bohemia  
    Mother  Barbara Marie TRANTINA, b. 1882, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA  
    Family ID  F279  Group Sheet
    Family  Mildred WILKE 
    Family ID  F937  Group Sheet
  • Notes 
    • OBIT:
      Chicago Tribune (IL) July 25, 2006
      George J. Pekny, 97, formerly of Western Springs. Beloved husband of the late Mildred, nee Wilke; loving father of Barbara (Robert) Laken and Terry (Jessica) Pekny; grandfather of Diane (Rich) Doerr, Donna Laken (Russell Wolf), Beth (Bruce) Turek, Valerie Laken (Rodney Ranken), Marc (Jenny) Pekny and Doug (Lindsay) Pekny; great-grandfather of Amanda, Brandon, Christopher, Kaj, Alison, John, Grace, Jackson, Angela, Noelle and Joseph; brother of Gertrude (late Ed) David, Etta (Stanley) Ruzak and the late Barbara (late Charles) Moutvic, late Bernadette (late George) Rozhon, late Tom (late Helen) Pekny and late Henry Pekny. Visitation 3 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at Hallowell & James Funeral Home, 1025 W. 55th Street, Countryside. Prayers 10:45 a.m. Wednesday from funeral home to St. John of the Cross Church in Western Springs for Mass at 11:15 a.m. Entombment Queen of Heaven Mausoleum. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to Defeat Autism Now or Children's Tumor Foundation. Funeral info 708-352-6500
  • Sources 
    1. [S20] 1930 U.S. Federal Census, (NARA - National Archives and Records Administration, Great Lakes Region, 7358 South Pulaski Road, Chicago, Illinois 60629).


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