Barbara Jean Hajek
December 3, 1937 – June 2, 2020
Barbara Jean Hajek passed away June 2, 2020 at Bear Creek Nursing Home in Colorado Springs, Colorado. She was born December 3, 1937 to Edward and Magdalena Muhle on a farm near Leigh Nebraska. She attended Christ Lutheran grade school and graduated from Columbus High School. Upon her graduation from high school, she attended business school for 1 year. She married Milo Hajek on February 10, 1962 and moved to Schuyler, Nebraska with his two children Sharon and Gail Hajek. Later Barbara and Milo moved to Columbus, Nebraska where she was employed by Becton Dickenson. Barbara and Milo retired in 1986 and moved to Colorado Springs, Colorado. She was preceded in death by her husband Milo, parents Edward and Magdalena Muhle and brother, Duane Muhle Sr. She is survived by her children Sharon (Martin) Fricke from Fountain, Colorado and Gail Hajek of Fountain, Colorado, grandchildren Clinton Fricke and Matthew Fricke of Colorado Springs, Colorado, great grandchildren Kale and Lillian Fricke, Soleil Fisher, Max Figueroa, sister Virginia Nickolite, brother Robert Muhle, brother Charles Muhle and sister Marilyn Stevenson.