Saturday, November 5, 2016 ~ 10:00 a.m.
St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church ~ Wahoo, Nebraska
Interment at St. Francis Cemetery ~ Wahoo, Nebraska
Friday, November 4, 2016
Visitation ~ 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Rosary ~ 7:00 p.m.
Svoboda Funeral Home ~ Wahoo, Nebraska
In Care of the Family
Steve A. Janecek, 60, of Wahoo, NE, entered into rest on Tuesday, November 1, 2016 at his home in Wahoo. He was born in Wahoo, NE on January 18, 1956 to Robert and Dolores (Humlicek) Janecek. He grew up with four other siblings on a family farm south of Wahoo. He graduated from Wahoo Bishop Neumann in 1974.
Steve then worked construction for about three years before joining Burlington Northern Railroad in Lincoln, NE in 1977. He married Karen Hass and had two children, Sarah and Joel. He continued to work for BNSF until his retirement of 39 years in January 2016. He enjoyed traveling, camping, hunting, socializing with friends and family, playing with grandchildren and cruising around town.
He is survived by his children Sarah (Jed) Droge and Joel Janecek; his grandsons Everest and Theodore Droge; mother Dolores; siblings Daniel, Karen (Scott) Miller, David, and Julie (Daryl) Johnson; many nieces, nephews, and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his father Robert Janecek.