Henry Joe Hajek, Jr. of Benton passed away on May 31, 2011. Henry was born on November 24, 1927, in Flatonia, Texas to the late Henry, Sr. and Angelina Hajek. Mr. Hajek was a veteran of both the Army and Navy and was retired from Pat Salmon & Sons. He was also a member of Highland Heights Baptist Church.
Henry is survived by his wife of 41 years, Juanita Hajek and his son, Kenneth Hejek of Dallas, Texas. He is also survived by five sisters, Rosie Koncaba and her husband, Edwin, Annie Barto, Lillie Vanicek, Della Bartos, all of Flatonia, Texas, and Emma Welfe of Yoakurn, Texas; three step-children, Bobby Patterson and his wife Bonnie of Mablevale, Donna Wever of Bryant and Sue Rollins of Benton, along with 14 grandchildren, 28 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his parents and brother, Adolph Hajek and his son, Jerry Paul Hajek.
A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at McPhearson Cemetery with pastors Brian Moore and Bob Stuckey officiating.
Visitation was held Wednesday evening, June 1, at Dial and Dudley Funeral Home in Bryant, 501-847-9099
Online guest book: www.dialanddudleyfuneralhome.com.