Thomas S. “Tom” Rakow's obituary , Passed away on May 21, 2024 in Elgin, Illinois

Thomas S. “Tom” Rakow

December 22, 1942 - May 21, 2024 (81 years old)

Elgin, Illinois

Thomas S. “Tom” Rakow's obituary , Passed away on May 21, 2024 in Elgin, Illinois

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Thomas S. “Tom” Rakow

December 22, 1942 - May 21, 2024 (81 years old)

Elgin, Illinois

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Thomas S. Rakow Obituary

It is with deep sorrow that we announce the death of Thomas S. Rakow of Elgin, Illinois, who passed away on May 21, 2024, at the age of 81, leaving to mourn family and friends. You can send your sympathy in the guestbook provided and share it with the family.

He was predeceased by : his parents, Melvin E. "Pete" Rakow and May Rakow; and his sister Barbara Ann Rietz. He is survived by : his wife Sue; his daughters, Stephanie Doran (Paul), Jennifer Rakow (Larry Meyer) and Amanda VanLue (Ryan); his grandchildren, Julien (Claire), Kevin, Daniel (Danielle), Alex, Natalie, Ben, Claire and Pete; and his great grandchild Owen.

Please honor his memory by giving to the area charity of your choice.

Funeral arrangement under the care of
Laird Family Funeral Services



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