Mr. David Rakar, 63, of Sheffield, formerly of Munhall, PA, went to bewith the Lord, Sunday, June 9, 2013 following an extended illness. He was born March 29, 1950, in Homestead, PA to the late George and Helen Macuga Rakar.
He was the cherished husband of Barb Blaski Rakar, whom he married 32 years ago. In addition to his wife, he is survived by a loving daughter, Jill Price and husband Mick, West Mifflin, PA; two grandsons, Michael and Luke Price, West Mifflin, PA; a brother George Rakar and wife Debra, West Mifflin, PA; and two sisters, Nancy Rakar Tygrett, Citrus Heights, CA and Janet Rakar, Pittsburgh, PA.
David was an avid Pittsburgh Steeler fan. He loved the outdoors, fishing, hunting, shooting, cooking, photography, and history. He was a member of Sheffield Rod and Gun and Kalbus Club. David and Barb loved to travel together and besides living in California and Montana, they visited the 48 contiguous United States and Canada.
In lieu of a funeral, a Celebration of Life Memorial will be held at a date, time, and place to be announced.
David will be deeply missed by family and friends.
The family requests memorial donations be made to the American Kidney Foundation in lieu of flowers.
The BordenLloyd Funeral Home is entrusted with final arrangements.