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Delvin D. Rajnowski

Published: Monday, Dec. 23, 2013 1:15 a.m. CDT

CADIZ, Ky. – Delvin D. Rajnowski, 72, of Cadiz, formerly of Rock Falls, died Thursday, Dec. 19, 2013, at the VA Medical Center in Nashville, Tenn.

Delvin was born Sept. 26, 1941, in Drayton, N.D. the son of Joseph and Mabel (Rousseau) Rajnowski. He served in the Navy as an air controller. Delvin worked at Northwestern Steel and Wire Co. for 33 years as a millwright. He married Patsy Broussard on May 27, 1962, in New Iberia, La. Delvin was a member of the Rock Falls and Hopkinsville Eagles Club, and the Rock Falls American Legion. He also was a member of St. Stephen Catholic Church in Cadiz, and a past member of St. Andrew Catholic Church in Rock Falls.

Survivors include his wife, Patsy of Cadiz; two daughters, Pamela (Rory) Heller of Mahomet and Kimberly (Eric) McWhorter of Chicago; one sister, Sharon (Fred) Tintori of Lincoln, Neb.; one brother, Merlin (Connie) Rajnowski of Rock Falls; and three grandchildren, Rachel Heller, Kyle Heller, and Jett McWhorter.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at McDonald Funeral Home in Rock Falls. Celebration of the Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 am. Friday at St. Andrew Catholic Church in Rock Falls, with Monsignor Thomas Dzielak officiating. Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery in Sterling.

In lieu of flowers, a memorial has been established to Trigg County Hospital Auxiliary Memorial Fund, 218 Canton Lakeshore Drive, Cadiz, KY 42211.

Visit www.mcdonaldfuneralhomes.com to send condolences.

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