Gregory Paul Behounek, 65, Blairstown, passed away at his home in Blairstown on Monday, March 17, 2014. Funeral services will be on Thursday, March 20, at 10:30 a.m. at Hrabak Funeral Home, Belle Plaine, with Deacon Joe Behounek officiating. Burial with military honors by Air Force Honor Guard, Offutt Air Force Base, Bellevue, Neb., will be at Rector Cemetery, Chelsea.
Pallbearers will be Jason Marshall, Chris Behounek, Andrew Behounek, Jake Behounek, Stacy Hoskey, and Bill Meeker.
Gregory was born on Oct. 18, 1948 in Toledo, the son of Harold Joseph and Viola Esther (Patten) Behounek. He married Pamela Kay Meeker on June 4, 1969, at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Chelsea. He served in the United States Air Force and received a bachelor's degree from Iowa State University in Microbiology and a bachelor's degree from the University of Iowa in Accounting. He was an accountant for Pine Lake Corn Processors.
Gregory Paul Behounek
Survivors include his wife, Pamela of Blairstown; sons Christopher (Agie) of Denver, Colo. and Andrew (Maggie) of Iowa City; and daughter, Melissa (Jason) Marshall of Perry, Okla.; one grandchild; and brothers, Nathan (Valerie) Behounek and Kenneth (Deb) Behounek.
He was preceded in death by his parents.