July 24, 1954 – June 11, 2016
Timothy Rakisits passed away at Verdugo Hills Hospital on June 11, 2016 after a short illness. Tim was born in Glendale on July 24, 1954 to Julius and Irene Rakisits.
Tim grew up in the Montrose-La Crescenta area and attended local schools. After high school, he learned the art of plastering from his father who was a local contractor and he worked in that trade for more than 40 years.
Tim had a real passion for reading and family and also devoted a good portion of his life in raising his nephew Patrick Rakisits.
During Tim’s younger years he made numerous trips to Colorado to hunt with his father and brothers. Timothy was a loving and caring person with a smile for everyone. He will be missed by all who knew him.
Timothy is survived by his brothers and sisters: Julius Mary, Martha, David, James, Sarah, Becky, Donald, Janet and many, nephews, nieces and cousins.