Skip to main content

Obituary: Stanley J. Rechek

Jun 17, 2014 09:28PM, Published by Jim, Categories: Obituary


Stanley J. Rechek



Stanley J. Rechek, age 86, died Sunday, June 15, 2014 at Golden Living Continental Manor in Randolph.

Visitation for Stan will be at the Koepsell-Murray Funeral Home, N7199 North Crystal Lake Road in Beaver Dam, on Thursday, June 19, 2014 from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM; the American Legion Post #146 will walk through at 6:00 PM.  On Friday, June 20, 2014, there will be a visitation at Annunciation Catholic Church, 305 Green Street in Fox Lake, from 10:00 AM to 10:50 AM; this will be followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 AM.  Following the burial at St. Peter’s Cemetery in Beaver Dam, there will be a luncheon at the Veterans Center in Beaver Dam.

Stan was born on May 8, 1928 in rural Fox Lake, Wisconsin to the late Stencil and Mary (Gallager) Rechek.  He enlisted in the United States Army and served from October 5, 1946 to September 6, 1949; after active duty, he continued to serve in the Army Reserves.  On May 20, 1950, he was united in marriage with Shirley Neuman.  Stan worked at several area businesses including Cleary Motors, Wisconsin Improvement Company, the Chrysler-Plymouth Dealership, and the Dodge County Highway Department.  In 1969, Stan was called from the Army Reserves back to active duty in the United States Army.  He worked as a Drill Sergeant, career counselor, and a recruiter in Massachusetts, Ohio, and Kentucky.  He retired as a Master Sergeant on June 1, 1988.  Stan served the City of Beaver Dam as an alderman in the 8th Ward for 9 years.  He was a member of Annunciation Catholic Church in Fox Lake, the Knights of Columbus Pope John XXIII Council #1837, and the John E. Miller American Legion Post #146.

Survivors include his wife, Shirley Rechek of Beaver Dam; his brother, Joe (Mildred) Rechek of Beaver Dam; his sister, Rose Ann (Reuben) Callies of Beaver Dam; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.  Stan was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Francis Rechek.

The Koepsell-Murray Funeral Home in Beaver Dam is caring for the family. To leave online condolences, or for directions and other information, please visit our website at www.MurrayFH.com or www.KoepsellFH.com




obituary


It looks like we don't have any events for this date. You can always add an event.

It looks like we don't have any events for this date. You can always add an event.

  • Noels' Angel Walk Fundraiser

    05/30/2017
    11:00AM — 07:00PM

    Collective Goods, formerly Books Are Fun, brings quality products at reduced prices as a pop-up f...


It looks like we don't have any events for this date. You can always add an event.

  • Elephant & Piggie Party

    05/27/2017
    10:00AM — 11:00AM

    Elephant and Piggie have starred in 25 books. The last one was called the Thank You Book. Join ot...


  • Noels' Angel Walk Fundraiser

    05/30/2017
    11:00AM — 07:00PM

    Collective Goods, formerly Books Are Fun, brings quality products at reduced prices as a pop-up f...


  • Comedy Night: MKE vs CHI

    06/02/2017
    08:00PM

    Brew City and the Windy City square off in this night full of laughs! See Milwaukee comedian Mike...


  • Fish 'n Fun

    06/03/2017
    08:30AM — 02:00PM

    A family fun day to introduce kids to the lifelong enjoyment to fishing. FREE lunch for the famil...


  • Purpose Workshop

    06/03/2017
    09:30AM — 11:30AM

    Research shows that people who know their purpose and can clearly articulate it can add up to sev...


  • Beaver Dam Lake Fishing Tournament

    06/04/2017
    05:00AM — 03:00PM

    Fishing Tournament with two contests in one - 1-Total weight of 5 bass 3 walleye 2-Biggest fis...


  • Purpose Workshop

    06/04/2017
    02:00PM — 04:00PM

    Research shows that people who know their purpose and can clearly articulate it can add up to sev...


  • Purpose Workshop

    06/04/2017
    06:00PM — 08:00PM

    Research shows that people who know their purpose and can clearly articulate it can add up to sev...


  • Purpose Workshop

    06/05/2017
    08:30AM — 10:30AM

    Research shows that people who know their purpose and can clearly articulate it can add up to sev...


  • The Great Beaver Paddle Festival

    06/10/2017
    09:00AM — 03:00PM

    Paddle enthusiasts are invited to come see what fun they can have on Beaver Dam Lake. We will be...


  • JSMF2017 (Jersey Street Music Festival 2017)

    06/16/2017
    06:00PM — 11:55PM

    Work has already begun on Dodge County's "Jersey Street Music Festival", held annually in Discher...


  • JSMF2017 (Jersey Street Music Festival 2017)

    06/17/2017
    06:00PM — 11:55PM

    Work has already begun on Dodge County's "Jersey Street Music Festival", held annually in Discher...


  • Churn Up Your Dairy Pride!

    06/19/2017
    05:00PM — 06:30PM

    Join Old World Wisconsin, The Hoard Historical Museum & National Dairy Shrine, and Sassy Cow Crea...



High School Sports
Weekly Recipes