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Rudolph Sedlacek

April 26, 1956 - April 13, 2019
Traverse City, MI


Life Story / Obituary


Rudolph John Sedlacek, 62, of Kingsley, MI passed away on April 13, 2019.

Rudy was born at Munson Medical Center, in Traverse City, on April 26, 1956, the middle son, to Joseph J and Marie A (Ockert) Sedlacek.

He graduated from Kingsley High School, and went on to complete his Journeyman Plumbing License.

An avid outdoorsman, he enjoyed hunting, fishing and looking for mushrooms.

Rudy is survived by his two brothers. Cliff (Marie C) and Ron Sedlacek, two nieces, two nephews, four great-nieces and three great-nephews. Also surviving is his former wife and lifelong friend, Jeannette Tavener, and two step-daughters.

Rudy was proceeded in death by his mother and father, and sister-in-law Nancy Sedlacek.

A graveside service, for anyone wishing to attend, will be held Saturday, May 18, 2019, at 11:00 a.m. at St. Mary's Hannah Cemetery, in Hannah, with Pastor Molly VanZandt officiating, where Rudy will be laid to rest next to his parents.

Anyone wishing to send a memorial in Rudy's name, may do so to the Bayview Wesleyan Church Community Meals, 720 Wayne St, Traverse City, MI 49684.

Please visit www.lifestorytc.com to sign the guestbook and share your thoughts and memories with the family. The family chose Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.