Lawrence Cacak, 89

Lawrence Charles Cacak, 89 passed away Jan. 19, 2014 at Heritage Care Center in Fairbury. He was born to Frank and Elizabeth Pavlicek Cacak Nov. 23, 1924 at Thompson, Nebr. He is survived by his wife, Verda of Fairbury; son, Harold of Orange County, Calif.; one daughter, Carol Allen and husband Jay, of Broken Bow; one grandson, Ben Allen of Omaha; one granddaughter, Jessica Bartak and husband Scott of Merna, and two great-grandchildren, Aaron and Megan Bartak of Merna. He was preceded in death by one daughter, Patty; three brothers, Joe, Frank and Stan Cacak; and one sister, Lily Durling. Services will be Friday, Jan. 24, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. at the First Christian Church in Fairbury, with Pastor Gail Cross officiating. Memorials are to the First Christian Church or Fairbury VFW. The family will greet friends at Gerdes-Meyer Funeral Home Thursday evening Jan. 23, 2014 from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. Gerdes-Meyer Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. Published in Custer County Chief, Jan. 23, 2014