1942 - 2007
||17 Feb 1942
||Chicago, Cook, Illinois
||18 Jan 2007
||Rozhon's from Chicago and Elsewhere
||15 May 2007 09:41:49 |
||Frank R. ROZHON, (twin), b. 5 Apr 1903, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA |
||Helen B. GAVORSKY, (Javorsky), b. 24 Aug 1907, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA |
||Sharon L. NOWACZYK |
||Yes, date unknown
Hawk Eye, The (Burlington, IA) - January 21, 2007
Deceased Name: Thomas Rozhon 01-21-2007
Born Feb. 17, 1942, in Chicago, he was the son of Frank R. and Helen B. Javorsky Rozhon.
He was an Army veteran, serving from 1959 until 1962. He worked at the Burlington Northern Sante Fe Railroad Shops in West Burlington for 27 years, retiring in 2002. He was a member of SS. John and Paul Catholic Church and International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers. He enjoyed riding motorcycles, boating, camping and hunting.
Survivors include one son, Thomas C. Rozhon of Cincinnati, Ohio; two grandchildren; one great-grandson; and two sisters, Dorothy Jensen of Crystal Lake, Ill., and Ruth Galleher of Orland Park, Ill.
Friends may call from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday in Lunning Chapel, where the family will receive friends from 4 to 8 p.m. A Christian Wake service will be at 6 p.m. Friends also may call 9 a.m. until the time of service Tuesday in St. Paul's Catholic Church.
The funeral for Mr. Rozhon will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday in St. Paul's Catholic Church. The Rev. Patrick Hilgendorf will be the celebrant. The Des Moines County Resurrection Choir will provide music. According to Mr. Rozhon's wishes, cremation will be accorded.
A memorial has been established for St. Jude's Children's Hospital.
Hawk Eye, The (Burlington, IA) Date: January 21, 2007Page: A1Record Number: 41