Donald John Hudak, 81, beloved husband, father, grandfather and friend passed away Tuesday, June 2, 2015 at Tendercare in Rogers City.
Don was born January 27, 1934 in Wood, Pennsylvania to John and Helen (Wengzen) Hudak. He graduated in 1951 from Barnesboro High School and then went to Kiskiminetas (“Kiski”) Springs Prep school in Saltsburg, Pennsylvania for one year. He leaves his wife of 53 years, Diana Kay (Green) Hudak; his sons, Stephen (Judith) Hudak and John (Christine) Hudak; daughters, Teresa (Nicholas) Armold and Ruth (Mark) Benner; nine grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. He is also survived by his sisters, Barbara (Robert) Springer and Monica (Jack) Maloy; and a brother, David Hudak; along with many nieces and nephews.
Visitation was at St. Ignatius Catholic Church Saturday, June 6, until time of his Memorial Mass with the Rev. Sylvestre Obwaka officiating. Rogers City Veterans of Foreign Wars accorded military honors following Mass.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Donald J. Hudak Manufacturing Scholarship at the Alpena Community College Foundation, 665 Johnson Street, Alpena MI, online @ http://discover.alpenacc.edu/about_acc/donate.php or a charity of your choice.
Arrangements are in care of the Beck Funeral Home.
Online condolences may be addressed through www.beckfuneralhome.org.