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 Joseph Blahnik

Joseph Blahnik

Maricourt, Departement de la Somme, Picardie, France
Death 26 Feb 1998 (aged 74)
Winfield, DuPage County, Illinois, USA
Burial Saint Charles, Kane County, Illinois, USA
Plot Section F
Memorial ID 153862842 · View Source
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Joseph was born 11/26/1923 in Maricourt, France. He was the son of Frank (Frantisek) Blahnik (8/15/1899 Strasice, Czech Rep-10/4/1963 St. Charles, IL) and his wife Antonia Chytry 8/2/1901 Rrvenice, Czech Republic -1985. He had a twin brother named Atnon who died 3/30/1999 at Park Manor in Park Falls, WI.

He married Roselyn Dobrino and they had four children: Rosamarie, Joseph Frank, Robert Michael and Christine Blahnik.

Services for Joseph Blahnik, 74, of St. Charles, will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, at Yurs Funeral Home, 405 E. Main St., St. Charles. The Rev. Steve Miller will officiate.

Born Nov. 26, 1923, in France, he died Thursday, Feb. 26, 1998, at Central DuPage Hospital, Winfield.

Burial will be in Union Cemetery, St. Charles.

Mr. Blahnik had been employed by Argo Manufacturing Company in Wasco. He was a charter member of the Fox River Estates Improvement Association and also a member of the St. Charles Moose. A veteran, Mr. Blahnik had served during World War II.

Survivors include his wife of 47 years, Rose Blahnik; children, Rosemarie Blahnik of Hamilton, Mich., and Joseph F. Blahnik, Robert M. (Terri) Blahnik and Chris (Tom) Pfeifer, all of St. Charles; grandchildren, Jessica, Brandi, Krysta, Ashley and Vikki; twin brother, Anton (Mary) Blahnik of St. Charles; brother-in-law, Nick Dobrino of St. Charles; sister-in-law, Sister Junitta Dobrino of Springfield, Ill.; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Frank and Antonie Blahnik.

Visitation will be from 3 to 7 p.m. Sunday, at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Fox River Estates Improvement Association, 35W537 Sunnyside Ave., St. Charles, IL 60174.

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  • Created by: Lori Dollevoet
  • Added: 17 Oct 2015
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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Joseph Blahnik (26 Nov 1923–26 Feb 1998), Find A Grave Memorial no. 153862842, citing Union Cemetery, Saint Charles, Kane County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Lori Dollevoet (contributor 47044662) .