He was born December 7, 1948 to Richard and Eleanor (Matejka) Radek in Chicago, Illinois.
He was a member of the Army during Vietnam serving two tours of duty. He lived his life his way and he had a good heart. He touched many lives and will be missed by many.
He leaves behind no known relatives, but does leave behind many friends whom he considered family.
Services 10:00 A.M. Monday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. Interment Leavenworth National Cemetery. Memorial contributions can be made to Community Missions Corporation's Homeless Programs, PO Box 4038, St. Joseph, MO 64504.