Donal Kelly Sedlak
Graveside inurnment services for Donal Kelly Sedlak, 83, Ozawkie, will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Oak Hill Cemetery in Lawrence. Cremation is planned.
He died Saturday, Dec. 18, 2010, at his son’s home in Lawrence.
He was born Jan. 11, 1927, in Sedalia, Mo., the son of Thomas Joseph and Frances Sedlak. He was a 1945 graduate of the Smith Cotton High School in Sedalia.
Mr. Sedlak served in the Merchant Marine Corp during WWII.
He worked at Kansas University as a plumbing and heating mechanical engineer. He retired in 1992. He was also part owner of the Independent Laundry and Dry Cleaning in Lawrence.
He married Ramona Faye Stoffel on Nov. 10, 1947, in Sedalia. She preceded him in death Jan. 8, 2002.
He was also preceded in death by two daughters, Teri K. Koder and Vicky A. Sedlak, and a grandson, Jason Sedlak.
Survivors include two sons, Michael K. and Donal P., both of Lawrence; a daughter, Kathy Jo Hinderliter, Ottawa; five grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to Douglas County VNA and Hospice Care, sent in care of Lawrence Chapel Oaks Funeral Home, 3821 W. Sixth St., Lawrence, KS 66049.
Online condolences may be sent at barnettchapeloaks.com.