Frank Paul Czekaj, 88, of Wadsworth passed away Friday, January 10, 2020. He was born August 2, 1931 in New Chicago, Indiana to the late Marion and Angeline Czekaj.
Frank was a U.S. Army Veteran having served in the Korean War and was retired from Inland Steel.
Frank had a generous and loving heart, he was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, American Legion Post #170, VFW Post #1089, the Wadsworth Honor Guard, Wadsworth Eagle Aerie #2117, was an avid fisherman and sports fan; especially a fan of the Bears, Cubs, UConn and Notre Dame.
He was preceded in death by his siblings: Mike, Stanley, Mary and Alice.
Frank is survived by his wife Shirley, children Norine Seat, Robert (Claudia) Czekaj Angeline Craig, and Barbara (Gary) Moore.
There are 6 grandchildren: Tommy, Christopher, Stephen, Matthew, Tyler and Alyson and 2 great grandchildren Leah and Luke.
Funeral services will be conducted 11am Monday January 13, 2020 at the Hilliard-Rospert Funeral Home, 174 N. Lyman St., Wadsworth where the family will receive friends 1 hour prior to the service from 10-11am.
Interment with military honors will be at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery.
“You may have left our lives but, you will never leave our hearts!”