Obit: Rajk, Frank (1884 - 1962)

Contact: Ken Wood


----Source: MARSHFIELD NEWS HERALD (Marshfield, Wood Co., Wis.) 01/04/1962; P.2

Rajk, Frank (15 JUL 1884 - 3 JAN 1962)

Greenwood, Clark County, Wis. - Frank Rajk, 77, Greenwood, was found dead in his room at the Central Hotel early Wednesday morning, after apparently suffering a heart attack late Tuesday evening.

Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday at the Hill Funeral Home. The Rev. Gene W. Carlson, pastor of Grace Methodist Church, will officiate and burial will be made in the Greenwood Cemetery.

The body will repose at the funeral home beginning Friday noon.

Mr. Rajk was born July 15, 1884 in Yugoslavia. In 1902 he came to the United States and settled in Silver Springs, N.Y. He was married in Cleveland, Ohio on Oct. 25, 190 to the former Antonia Primc who died Nov. 30, 1955. After their marriage, they lived in Cleveland until 1909 when they moved to Sheboygan. The couple came to Greenwood in 1920 and settled on a farm northwest of here. They retired from farming in 1943 and for several years operated a tavern in Greenwood.

Mr. Rajk is survived by a daughter, Mrs. Lloyd (Josephine) Peterson, Greenwood; two sons, Joseph, Superior and Louis, Willard, and five grandchildren.

Preceding him in death were four daughters, a son, two brothers and two sisters.



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