Obituary: Maynard W. Rakow |

Obituary: Maynard W. Rakow

Sep. 21, 1943 – July 3, 2013

Maynard W. Rakow, 69, passed peacefully on July 3, 2013. He is the son of Frederick and Carmelita Rakow.

He is survived by his brothers, Arnold, Elwood, Rodger and Knox Rakow. Maynard was a resident of Alpine County after returning from 12 years in Hawaii. Maynard was a mechanic by profession and an avid hunter and fisherman. Maynard worked for Don Garcia and the asphalt plant in Lake Tahoe in the 70s and 80s. He served in the U.S. Navy and was discharged honorably. Numerous nieces and nephews miss him dearly.

Viewing will be Tuesday July 9th from 6-8pm at Fitzhenry’s Carson Valley Funeral Home in Gardnerville, Nevada. A graveside service will be held Wednesday July 10th at 12 pm at the Fredericksburg Cemetery.

We love you uncle.