Rick Hajek

Sunday, April 24, 2022
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Rick Hajek of Florence passed away on Thursday October 14, 2021 at Community Medical Center in Missoula.

Rick was born March 6, 1959 in Glendive to James and Jane (Lange} Hajek. Rick grew up in Glendive, graduating from high school in 1977. Rick worked for Crisafulli Pump as a welder for 22 years before moving to Florence in 2001. He then went to work for Selway for 18 years and retired due to health problems.

On September 15, 1979 he married Teresa Ann Ockert. To this union one daughter was born, Sheena Marie. Rick and Teresa are blessed with four grandchildren, Odynn, Olyver, A’myah, and Abyll.

He is survived by his wife of 42 years, Teresa of Florence. His daughter Sheena and four grandchildren of Victor, Mont. His parents, Jim and Jane Hajek of Glendive. Sisters Ellen (Jeff} Oak of Park City; Patti Jo Magruder of Fallon; Terri Lynn Lemoine of Glendive; Lynn (Frank) Becker of Glendive; brother Ronnie Hajek of Glendive; brother-in-law Slim King of Humboldt, Tenn; numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and good friends.

He is preceded in death by his two brothers Tim and Dale Hajek. His sister Pam King met him in heaven on February 18, 2022.

He was a loving husband, father, son and grandfather. He was a caring, kind, generous man and will be sorely missed.

Rick’s memorial service along with his sister Pam King will be held on Saturday April 30, 2022 at the EPEC. Rick’s ashes will be buried with his brother Dale at Dawson Memorial Park.