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Florence Rahn

Mass for Florence M. Rahn, 80, who died Monday at her residence in Hillsboro, will be celebrated by Father John Jirak at 11 a.m. Friday at Holy Redeemer Catholic Church in Tampa.

Rosary will be at 10 a.m. Burial will be at St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery, rural Tampa.

Relatives will receive friends 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at Jost Funeral Home, Hillsboro.

Born March 22, 1943, in Hillsboro to Leo and Margaret (Mastek) Jirak, she married Robert Rahn on Nov. 8, 1985, in Winfield.

He survives along with sons Curt Vajnar of Hays and Jason Vajnar of Plains; daughter Amy Vajnar of Lake Tapawingo, Missouri; stepson Glen Rahn of Perry, Oklahoma; stepdaughter Deana Pogue of Seiling, Oklahoma; brothers Francis, Leonard, Mike, Ron, Steve, Mark, and Greg; sisters Marie, Irene, Ann, and Rita; 17 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Son Matthew Vajnar died in 2021, and stepdaughter Kimberly Rahn died in 1989.

Memorials have been established with Hillsboro Senior Center and American Red Cross.

Last modified Nov. 2, 2023