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Roy Lee Radke

October 28, 1940 - October 27, 2020

Roy Lee Radke, 80 passed October 27, 2020 at home with his family by his side.

He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Brenda Radke, his daughter Keitha Kuester and her husband Chad Kuester, two grandchildren Cameron and Ella Kuester. His sister, Vera Nell Semff, brother in laws: David Hallmark and wife Brenda, Larry Hallmark and wife Linda, Billy Hallmark, wife Joyce, and Thomas Hallmark. Two special Aunts: Esther Vess and Edna Roberts. Along with numerous nephews, nieces, and cousins.

Born in Bynum, Texas, the son of Edgar and Lillie, he was a lifelong resident of Plano.

In his early years, Roy enjoyed fishing and sports. After graduating from high school, he attended Texas Christian University in Fort Worth. Following that Roy spent two years in the Army serving time in Korea until his honorable discharge in 1965. He met his wife Brenda Hallmark at Texas Instruments in Dallas and they were married on January 20, 1967.

Roy enjoyed buying and restoring American antiques, time with friends, cooking, music, and sports. His greatest love was for his family and spending time with his two beloved grandchildren. He will be dearly missed by his family, friends and all that knew him.

A celebration of Roy’s life will be held November 30, at 1:00 at Chase Oaks Church in Plano.


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Thoughts and prayers to the family of Roy Lee Radke. He was a good friend and classmate of mine at Milford High School. He will be missed.. Nellie Jenkins Nellie Jenkins Stewart , November 24, 2020 So sorry for the loss of my high school classmate Roy Lee Radke. He was a good friend. We played on the school basketball team. Roy was a great player. We had some good memories about our years at Milford High School. Roy will be missed. RIP!! Tom Major, November 22, 2020 So sorry to see Roy pass. He was a great man and will be missed dearly. Deepest condolences and much love. Sam Soo and Van Lam, November 21, 2020 Brenda & Keitha, I'm sorry about Roy R. You all count with my prayers. Gloria.
Gloria Vazquez, November 20, 2020 Growing up with Roy Radke in my life was such a blessing. He was always such a kind, positive Dad to Keitha and all of her friends. His friendship meant the world to my parents. He sure will be missed 
Renee Shaw, November 14, 2020 Brenda Mary and I are so sorry for your loss. I have many fond memories of Roy and you from our years at T I.Our prayers are with you. Jim Stewart, November 13, 2020 Dear Sweet Brenda and family, We are heartbroken to no longer have our precious "across the alley" friend in our lives. Izzabelluh just adored Roy and the times she got to spend with him. He was like a special Grandpa to her. So happy he is in the loving arms of our Lord and no longer suffering. God be with you as you go forward. Love the Burr Family. Yvonne Burr, November 11, 2020 Brenda and Keitha, I am so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts are with you and we are sending you hugs. I know nothing can help in this difficult time, but it was a pleasure meeting him both times and we’ll always remember him fondly. And an animal lover :) hugs to you all.
Lacy Milani, November 10, 2020