Roy G. Nemecek, Waupaca, Wisconsin, age 86, passed away on Saturday, January 10, 2015 at Crystal River Nursing Home in Waupaca, WI.
He was born April 5, 1928 in Berwyn, IL; son of Joseph and Josephine (Erovec) Nemeck. Roy served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War from November 27, 1950 – December 2, 1952. On July 19, 1952, he married Dolores Wavruk in Chicago, IL and together they shared 51 years of marriage before her passing on September 21, 2003. He will be deeply missed by all of his family and friends.
Roy is survived by, Son: David (Kim) Nemecek of Naperville, IL; Grandchildren: Michael Nemecek of Naperville, IL, Kristen (Joe) South of Decatur, IL. Also survived by many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Dolores Nemecek; six brothers; and two sisters.
A Memorial Graveside Service with full military honors will be performed at a later date in the spring. The Holly Funeral Home of Waupaca is assisting the family with arrangements.