Frank Kosmacek Jr.
April 9, 2020
Hastings resident Frank Kosmacek Jr., 96, died Monday, March 30, 2020, at his home.
Due to COVID-19 restrictions, a private memorial service was held in Hastings and private burial will be held at Blue Hill Cemetery in Blue Hill. Visitation was 1 to 5 p.m. Friday, April 3, at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to American Cancer Society or to the family for a memorial to be established at a later date. Private condolences may be sent to the family at http://www.lbvfh.com. Livingston Butler Volland Funeral Home & Cremation Center is serving the family.
Frank was born on Jan. 25, 1924, near Spring Ranch, Neb., to Frank Sr. and Mary (Lukas) Kosmacek. Frank and his brother Joe farmed together for many years. He married Marie Helen Myers Day on March 17, 1995, in Fairbury. They were married 21 years, living in Jansen. She died on June 10, 2016. Frank moved back to the area in 2017. Frank enjoyed collecting antique machinery and stamps, and fishing.
Frank was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Marie; brothers, Joe and Rudy; and sisters, Mary Alice Witte and Agnes Haba.
Survivors include a sister, Dorthy Kosmacek of Glenvil and many nieces and nephews.