From Hazleton, PA Newspaper of February 3, 1977
Thomas E.J. Racheck, Thomas E.J. (Rehak) Racheck, of 32 Way St., Binghamton, NY, died at 2:35 pm Tuesday in Medical Arts Center, Montrose. Born in this city, he was a son of the late Thomas and Matilda (Natufalsy) Racheck, and was a member of St. Paul's Catholic Church, Binghamton. Prior to his retirement, he was employed by Spaulding Bakeries, Inc. Surviving are six children, Thomas, Jr., Allentown; Karl Bruce, Springfield, NJ; Mrs. Frank (Florence) Hull, Jr., Binghamton, NY; Andrew Bud Rehak Racheck, New York City; Mrs. Duane (Peg) Rae, Tunnell, NY; and Alfred, Binghamton, NY; and the following brothers and sisters, Mrs. Alfred (Margaret) Geitzenauer, Allentown; Mrs. Stanley (Anna) Garbacik, West Hazleton; Mrs. Joseph (Irene) Zientek, city; Robert Rehak, Levittown; and Joseph, Lutherville, MD. Also surviving are 14 grandchildren, four great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. The funeral will be held from the Frank J. Bonin Funeral Home, Second Street entrance at 10 am on Saturday, with a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Joseph's Catholic Church at 10:30 o'clock. Interment will be in the parish cemetery.