OAKWOOD – Imre Molnar, 80, of Oakwood, formerly of St. Joseph, passed away at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday (Oct. 21, 2015) at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana.
Visitation will be from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 25, at Freese Funeral Home, 302 E. Grand Ave., St. Joseph.
Imre was born on May 5, 1935, in Hajdunanas, Hungary, the son of Balazes and Juliana Otvos Molnar. He married Joli Csollany. She survives.
He is also survived by his children, Brigitte (Bill) Nix of St. Joseph, Imre Molnar Jr. of Oakwood, Tammy (John) Collins of Champaign and Lisa (Jeff) Lemke of St. Joseph; grandchildren, Nichole Holt, Michelle Nix, Mike Nix, Cole Collins, Madi Collins, Jessica Lemke and Meagan Lemke; and great-grandchildren, Peyton Holt, Emmitt Holt and Gavin Collins.
Imre loved life, fishing, swimming and being with his grandchildren. He worked at the Urbana School District.
Imre was an amazing Dad; he made many sacrifices and would do anything for family. His smile was contagious and he was a friend to all. We all love you, Dad/Grandpa.