Rudolph "Rudy" F. Hajek - Of Melville, on January 6, 2021, 98 years of age. Proud US Navy Veteran and recipient of the Navy & Marine Corps Medal for Heroism among other awards. Loving husband of Barbara J. Hajek. Beloved father of Barbara (Stephen) Conway, Carole (Frank) Sess, and June (The Late Anthony) Caligure. Cherished grandfather of Stephen (Natalie) Conway, Justin Conway, Danika Sess, Anthony Caligure III, and Rudy Caligure. Visiting Nolan Funeral Home, 5 Laurel Avenue, Northport, Sunday, 2-5 PM. Funeral Mass Monday, St. Philip Neri Church, Northport. Interment to follow with Military Honors at Calveton National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Suffolk County SPCA (suffolkspca.org/), a local animal shelter or humane society of your choice, to the American Cancer Society (cancer.org/) or to the Colon Cancer Foundation (coloncancerfoundation.org/) in Rudy's memory.