Albin Janky
 - 6/1/2006

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Albin R. Janky, age 82, of Bellwood died Thursday, June 1, 2006 at the Nebraska Heart Hospital in Lincoln. Funeral Services are 10:30 a.m. Monday, June 5, 2006 at St. Joseph Catholic Church - rural Bellwood, Nebraska with Reverend Jeremy Hazuka officiating. Visitation is 4:00 - 8:00 p.m. Sunday with a 7:00 p.m. Vigil Service at McKown Funeral Home in Columbus. Visitation continues Monday morning from 9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. at the church. Burial is in the Ss Peter/Mary Cemetery - rural Bellwood. Military honors will be performed by Bellwood American Legion #327. Memorials are suggested to the family

Albin R. Janky was born April 17, 1924 in Seward County, Nebraska to Wenceslaus J. and Bessie (Rech) Janky. He graduated from David City High School in 1942 and taught school in the Butler County area from 1942 - 1943. In June of 1943 Al joined the U.S. Army and served in the South Pacific during WWII until his discharge in February of 1946. On June 18, 1946 he was united in marriage to Dorothy Nozicka and lived in Lincoln, Nebraska for several years before returning to the Butler County area. From 1956 until the present he has resided on a farm near Bellwood. Al worked at Becton-Dickinson in Columbus for 30 years while also farming. He retired from Becton- Dickinson in 1985 but continued to farm until 1996. Al was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church - rural Bellwood where he had been a choir member, choir director, lector and acolyte. He was an Honorary Life Member of the Knights of Columbus and a member of the BD Alumni where he was past president, vice president and treasurer. Al enjoyed farming, singing, listening to music, playing the accordion and traveling.

Al is survived by:

Wife: Dorothy Janky of Bellwood, NE
Daughter: Deborah Janky of Lincoln, NE
Daughter-In-Law: Debra Janky of Columbus, NE
Sister: Alice (L. Robert) Kreizinger of Columbus, NE
Brother-in-law: Dan (Zita) Hook of David City, NE
Grandson: Cory Janky of Columbus, NE
and several nieces and nephews

He was preceded in death by:

Parents: Wenceslaus J. & Bessie Janky
Son: David Janky
Sister: Eleanore Hook
Brother and Sister in infancy
Brother: Edward Janky, Brother: Emil Janky, Brother: Laddie Janky, Brother: Leon Janky, Brother: Louis Janky, Brother: Stanley Janky

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