Carlson-Geisendorf Funeral Home
Thomas Franek, 74, of Glasco, KS, died January 29, 2014 following an extended illness. Thomas was born in Colorado Springs, Colorado on September 15, 1939, to Pauline (Kochis) and John Franek, II.
Mr. Franek graduated from Calhan High School in Calhan, Colorado, and retired from the State of Colorado Department of Transportation in 1994.
Survivors include -
Wife of 44 years: Lola Ann Franek
Children: Lyle Franek, of Alaska
Kandi Smith, of Loveland, Colorado
Dale Franek, of Fort Collins, Colorado
Kristi Franek, of Glasco, Kansas
Thomas M. Franek, II, of Beloit, Kansas
Dusten Crichton, of Omaha, Nebraska
Siblings: William J. Franek, of Berthoud, Colorado
Margie Martinez, of Colorado Springs, Colorado
2 great grandchildren
He was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Mary Franek, daughter, Kethilynne Innis, and brothers Andrew, Tony Franek., and John Franek.
Cremation has been chosen and no services are planned.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 1315 SW Arrowhead Rd. Topeka, Kansas 66604; or to the American Heart Association, 8360 E 32nd Ct. N., Wichita, Kansas 67226.
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