OBITUARY

Nancy Beth Rojek

May 19, 1955March 29, 2019
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Nancy Beth Rojek, 63, of Crystal Lake passed away March 29, 2019. She was born May 19, 1955, the daughter of Conway “Bud” and Bernice Bearby. On February 5, 1977 she married Daniel Rojek. Family was everything to Nancy and she cherished every moment with them. She often sacrificed for others and there wasn’t anything she wouldn’t do for someone. She was loved by many. Her lifelong passion was to be a teacher. She spent the last 16 years living out that passion, teaching children and molding the minds of our future. She is survived by her husband, Daniel Rojek; her children, Jennifer Johanson and Jeffrey Rojek; her granddaughter, Madison Nowak; her siblings, Sue (David), Sonny (Janet), Craig (Gritt), Carl and Cindy. She was preceded in death by her parents. There will be a visitation from 9am to 10:30am on Thursday, April 4 at Querhammer & Flagg Funeral Home, 500 W. Terra Cotta Ave., Crystal Lake. Prayers will be said at 10:30am with a procession for an 11am funeral Mass at St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church, 451 W. Terra Cotta Ave., Crystal Lake. Interment will be in Windridge Memorial Park, Cary. Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital at www.stjude.org. Online condolences may be made at www.querhammerandflagg.com.

  • FAMILY

  • Daniel Rojek, Husband
  • Jennifer Johanson, Daughter
  • Jeffrey Rojek, Son
  • Madison Nowak, Granddaughter
  • Sue (David), Sister
  • Sonny (Janet), Brother
  • Craig (Gritt), Brother
  • Carl and Cindy, Siblings
  • Bernice (Wallace) Bearby, Mother
  • Conway "bud" Bearby, Father

Services

  • Visitation Thursday, April 4, 2019
  • Prayers Thursday, April 4, 2019
  • Funeral Mass Thursday, April 4, 2019
REMEMBERING

Nancy Beth Rojek

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Jim Garvalia

April 10, 2019

We always loved having Mrs. Rojek in our classrooms and substitute teaching our kids. The students enjoyed working with her and she brought sunshine even on the cloudiest days. Nancy will be missed and we will keep you and your family in our thoughts and prayers.

Jim Garvalia and Regina Szpak

Kevin & Kelly Breuchel

April 3, 2019

Jennifer,
Our hearts ache for you and your family during this difficult time. May care and love of those around you provide comfort and peace to get you through the days ahead. Our most sincere condolences.

Kevin & Kelly Breuchel
Snap-on Industrial

Richard Coldwell

April 2, 2019

Jennifer,

I'm very sorry to hear of the loss of your Mother. May God comfort you and your family in this difficult time. We will keep you in our thoughts and prayers.

Richard & Bobbie Coldwell
Snap-on Industrial

Mark & Kim Hilgenbrink

April 2, 2019

Sonny and Rojek Family,
Grew up across the street from the Bearby bunch in Oak Lawn. Fond memories of the entire family, including Nancy. Please accept our sympathies and prayers at this difficult time.

Peace,

Mark & Kim Hilgenbrink

Francene Robb

April 1, 2019

I’m so sorry to hear of the loss of Nancy. I first met Nancy when she subbed at Conley Elementary School. She was always a delight to work with. She will be deeply missed. Your family is in my thoughts and prayers.

Francene

Colleen Kaddatz

April 1, 2019

Jen,
I am so sorry to hear about your mom. My heart hurts for you.
May God give you the strength to cope with this loss in the days ahead and thereafter.
You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.
Colleen Kaddatz
Snap-on International

Katie Mayberry

April 1, 2019

JJ ~ I am so very sorry for your loss. Please know that you and your family are in my prayers.
Sincerely ~ Katie Mayberry, Snap-on

Scott Levy

April 1, 2019

Jennifer,
Our prayers and thoughts go out to you and your family. May God grant you peace during this hard time and fill your heart with warm memories of your Mom.

Scott and Kirsten Levy
Snap-on Industrial, Atlanta

Lorrie Denham

April 1, 2019

Jennifer, I am so sorry for the loss of your mother. May God be with you & your family in your time of need~ Snap-On Industrial CDC; Quality Assurance

Lisa Martin

March 31, 2019

My sincere condolences to all who loved Nancy, especially her family who she loved so much. I first met Nancy when she subbed for me. She was such a sweet lady and a much requested sub. I enjoyed working with Nancy, seeing her smiling face, and chatting with her about her family. Please know you are in my thoughts and prayers at this sad time.

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Biography

Nancy Beth Rojek, 63, of Crystal Lake passed away March 29, 2019.
She was born May 19, 1955, the daughter of Conway “Bud” and Bernice Bearby. On February 5, 1977 she married Daniel Rojek.
Family was everything to Nancy and she cherished every moment with them. She often sacrificed for others and there wasn’t anything she wouldn’t do for someone. She was loved by many. Her lifelong passion was to be a teacher. She spent the last 16 years living out that passion, teaching children and molding the minds of our future.
She is survived by her husband, Daniel Rojek; her children, Jennifer Johanson and Jeffrey Rojek; her granddaughter, Madison Nowak; her siblings, Sue (David), Sonny (Janet), Craig (Gritt), Carl and Cindy.
She was preceded in death by her parents.