Evon A. Rajewich Sr., 75, of Brownsville passed away Nov. 9, 2022 at his residence.
Evon was born in Winner, SD and grew up in Indio, CA. He began his roofing career in Illinois, where he served as president of the United Slate, Tile and Composition Roofers, Damp and Waterproof Workers Association, during which he was instrumental in implementing a pension program which is still in effect today. After moving to Kentucky, he continued his roofing career at Western Kentucky University from which he retired. He was a son of the late Clarence Albert Rajewich and Lucille Kahler Rajewich Fenner. He was preceded in death by his wife of 55 years, Kathleen Elmore Rajewich; a son, Joseph Dean Rajewich; and a sister, Margie Lewis.
No public services will be held. Gravil Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Surviving are a daughter, Tammy Novitsky (Glen) of Gallatin, TN; a son, Evon A. Rajewich Jr. (Erin) of Prospect; two grandchildren, Mabel Rajewich and Wren Rajewich; two sisters, Donna Young and Jeanie Gianacakos; two brothers, Harry Rajewich and Clarence Rajewich Jr.; two sisters-in-law, Mary Jackson (Kurt) of Glasgow and Nanna Lee Elmore of Caneyville; and several nieces and nephews including Jennifer McNett, Ashley Jackson, Rob Jackson, Ricky Lewis and Doug Lewis.