Frank Cihak, of Braham, died on Saturday, June 28, 2008 at Abbott Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis. He was 70 years old.
Funeral Service will be at 11:00 am on Wednesday, July 2, 2008 at the Saints Peter and Paul Catholic Church. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church. Interment will be in the Saints Peter and Paul Catholic Cemetery in Braham.
Francis J. Cihak of Braham, died on Saturday, June 28, 2008 at Abbott Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis. He was 70 years old.
Frank was born June 5, 1938 in New Market, Minnesota to parents John and Verna (Henry) Cihak. He attended New Market and Webster schools. After graduation, Frank joined the Army. He married Mary White in Northfield, Minnesota in 1962. Together Frank and Mary moved to the Braham area in 1978 and raised their family.
Frank loved farming, and collecting toy tractors. He enjoyed watching the birds and deer that would wonder into his back yard. He will be deeply missed by his family and friends.
Frank is survived by his wife of 45 years, Mary; sons Joseph and wife Angela of Ogilvie, Michael of St. Peter, and Mark of Spring Lake Park; step-daughter Charlotte Wever of Florida; brothers John and wife Robin of Ogilvie, and Jim and wife Connie of Montgomery, Mn; sisters Eileen and husband Lawrence Malaca of Fairbault, Brabara and husband Butch Malaca of Lonsdale, Mn, and June Tupy of Montgomery, Mn; grandchildren Adam, Heather, Caleb, Brandon (Angie), Cassandra, Ashley, Jordan, and BobbyJo Cihak; great grandchildren Cameron, Emily, and LucyJo Cihak. Many nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.
Frank is preceded in death by his parents, children James, Francis Jr., Anthony, and Jennifer Louise, granddaughter Tiffany Cihak, and sister Carol.
A Funeral Mass was held on Wednesday, July 2, 2008 at the Saints Peter and Paul Catholic Church of Braham with Father Zimmer presiding. Casketbearers were Adam Cihak, Caleb Cihak, Joseph Cihak, Mark Cihak, Terry Byron, Jim Cihak, Jeremy Cihak, and Jason Cihak. Interment was in the Saints Peter and Paul Catholic Cemetery of Braham.
Arrangements by Rock-Ingebrand Funeral Home in Braham, MN.