Fred Nekola

Monday, November 12, 2001

ANNA, Ill. -- Fred Nekola, 87, of Anna, died Saturday, Nov. 10, 2001, at his residence.

He was born Oct. 1, 1914, at Chicago, son of Frank and Josephine Milanovich Nekola. He and Jane Ross were married March 24, 1956.

He was a mechanic.

Survivors include his wife; a daughter, Therese Pedraza of Loxahatchee, Fla.; three sons, Ron Nekola of Anna, Frank Nekola of Fanning Springs, Fla., and Dale Nekola of Oswego, Ill.; four grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Private graveside services will be today. Tom Miller will officiate at the Anna Cemetery.