Rozanna Arlene (Boyd) Gniadek

September 23, 1949September 14, 2022
Obituary of Rozanna Arlene (Boyd) Gniadek
PEKIN ~ Rozanna Arlene Gniadek, 72, of Pekin, passed away at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, September 14, 2022 at Pekin Manor. Born September 23, 1949 in Pekin to James Russell and Ruth Irene (Funk) Boyd, Sr., she married Jerry Gniadek on December 24, 1970 in Morton. He survives. Also surviving one son, Chaney (Courtney) Gniadek of St. Anne; five grandchildren, Christina, Keira, Xander, Olivia and Gabriel; one brother, Jim (Bonnie) Boyd of Pekin; two nieces, Chris (Rusty) Dunn and Stacey (Brian) Nannen, both of Pekin and four great-nieces and nephews, Anna (Kyle) Holmes, Madison (Austin Walschaert) Dunn, Jack Dunn and Sam Dunn. She was preceded in death by her parents. Rozanna retired in 2007 as a teller from Pekin Community Bank. An avid reader, she enjoyed spending time with her family. She enjoyed owning and driving Corvettes through the years and was known to have a lead foot. She also was a pet lover. Rozanna attended BridgeWay Community Church in Pekin. Her funeral will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, September 22, 2022 at Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in Pekin. Pastor Mack Clark will officiate. Visitation will be one hour before the funeral. Burial will be in Glendale Memorial Gardens in Pekin. Memorial contributions may be made to Tazewell Animal Protective Society, 100 Taps Lane, Pekin, IL 61554 or to Alzheimer’s Association, 614 West Glen Avenue, Peoria, IL 61614. To express condolences online, visit

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  • Sam Dunn
  • Rusty Dunn
  • Kyle Holmes
  • Brian Nannen
  • Austin Walschaert
  • Chaney Gniadek

Past Services

Thursday, September 22, 2022


Thursday, September 22, 2022

Funeral Service

Thursday, September 22, 2022