Dedication

Contact Information:
Tabor Area Chamber of Commerce, Inc.
PO Box 21
Tabor, SD 57063
E-mail: taborczechdays@yahoo.com

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CZECH DAYS 2017
DEDICATED TO
ROMAN HONNER

1960's

1964 L. A. Cimpl

1965 Joseph A. Dvorak

1966 Rev. Raymond Koman

1967 Matt Petrik

1968 K. L. Szymanski

1969 Dr. & Mrs. F. M. Blezek

1970's

1970 James M. Schuch

1971 Msgr. E. A. Bouska

1972 Pioneer Settlers of Tabor

1973 John F. Kostel

1974 James J. Kocer

1975 Rev. Gilbert Laketek

1976 Joseph V. Zitka

1977 Thomas J. Binder

1978 Emil E. Blachnik

1979 Joseph M. Petrik

1980's

1980 Edward L. Petrik

1981 Dennis L. Bies

1982 Joseph J. Rezac

1983 Helen Mach

1984 Albert G. Honner

1985 Caroline "Curley" King

1986 Rosie Petrik

1987 Emil Kutilek

1988 Charles Rokusek and Jerry Jarolim

1989 Bernard G. Zitka

1990's

1990 Agnes T. Kostel

1991 Emil Rezac

1992 Sylvester Pechan

1993 Lloyd Aten

1994 Edward J. Kudrna

1995 Frank J. Petrik

1996 Henry A. W. Adam

1997 Leonard Rokusek

1998 Frank E. Vaith

1999 Deceased Beseda Dancers

2000's

2000 Thomas G. Kronaizl

2001 Alisa Anne Prunty

2002 Norby Mach

2003 Anna Schuch

2004 Laddie E. Kostel

2005 Edmund Wagner

2006 Rich Schild

2007 Allan Sternhagen

2008 Rosie M. Kortan

2009 Helen Fejfar

2010's

2010 Don Koranda

2011 Clarence Vlasak

2012 Vivian Vaith

2013 Violet Zdenek Povondra

2014 Josie Kutilek

2015 Mildred Cimpl

2016 Helen Vlasak 

Taborís 69th annual Czech Days celebration is being dedicated to the late Roman G. Honner during ceremonies on Friday June 16th, 2017 in Sokol Park at 3:00 p.m.

Roman George Honner was born on November 24, 1927 in Yankton, SD to Albert and Alice (Rokusek) Honner. He attended St. Wenceslaus Parochial Grade School, Tabor High School and graduated in 1945 from Trinity High School in Sioux City, IA. Roman graduated from the University of South Dakota in 1949.

He married Frances Bouska on June 9, 1953 at St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church in Tabor. Roman and Frances had five children: Richard (Rita) Honner, Donald (Jodie) Honner, David (Tonia) Honner, Mary (David) Bitterman and Joseph (Rachel) Honner. He had 13 grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild.

Roman passed away on May 1, 2013. Roman began working with his father at the A.G. Honner Implement in Tabor and later operating the store as R.G. Honner Implement where he would display his fatherís antiques for Czech Days.

Roman was very involved in many church, community and baseball teams in Tabor. He was a life-time member of St. Wenceslaus and sang in the Choir including the Czech Days Polka Mass. He was also a member of the Kortan-Hatwan Legion Post, Catholic Workman/FCSLA and a 25 year member of the Tabor Bluebird Baseball Team. He enjoyed hobbies of goose hunting, fishing and following the activities of his children and grandchildren.