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Travis Andrew Reak, 24
Travis Andrew Reak, 24, of Le Center, died Friday, Sept. 27, 2013, due to an automobile accident. Visitation was held on Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013, from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Le Center Funeral Home in Le Center. Funeral services were held on Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2013, at 11 a.m. at St. Thomas Catholic Church in St. Thomas, with visitation from 10 to 11 a.m. at the church. Burial was held at St. Thomas Catholic Cemetery in St. Thomas.
Travis was born on March 31, 1989, in New Prague to Roger and Eileen (Meger) Reak. He graduated from Le Center High School in Le Center in 2007. He completed autobody repair at Riverland Community College in Austin and worked for Midwest Concrete in Rosemont.
Travis bought a home on July 1 close to his mom and dad. He enjoyed entertaining his many friends, hunting, fishing, watching football, golfing, playing darts, and pool. His favorite was hanging out in the fishhouse with his big brother, Adam, teasing about who caught the biggest fish.
He was very good at enticing his friends and family into playing pulltabs. He will be forever remembered for his unique hair styles and a smile that could melt anyone’s heart.
He is survived by parents, Roger and Eileen Reak of Le Center; siblings, Adam Reak and Sarah Reak and special friend Nicholas Johnson, both of Le Center; grandmother, Bessie Reak of Montgomery, and many aunts, uncles, cousins, other family and friends.
Travis is preceded in death by his grandparents, Stanley Reak, Emil and Bertha Meger; uncles, Kenny Meger, Wayne Meger, and cousin Corey Simonette.
Arrangements were with the Le Center Funeral Home in Le Center. For more information, call 507-357-6116 or visit online at www.lecenterfuneralhome.com.