Name: Thomas Edward Yancik
Address: Butler, PA formerly of Mt. Olive, Illinois
Died: Tuesday, November 6, 2018, 8:00 P.M. Place: VNA Inpatient Hospice Unit, Butler, PA
Born: January 11, 1944 Place: LIitchfield, IL
Father: the late: Joseph John Yancik
Mother: the late: Anna Lorraine Gilbach Yancik
Spouse: Phyllis Ann Tannehill
Date of Marriage: July 31, 1971
Place of Marriage: St. Mary's Catholic Church, Litchfield, Illinois
Schooling: attended Holy Trinity Grade School and graduated from Mt. Olive High School with the class of 1961
Church: A member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church and Father Knaperek Knights of Columbus #8716 and Slovak Association in Mt. Olive. St. Peters Catholic Church, Butler, PA.
Military: A Private in the United States Army, He enlisted and began active duty in 1961 and remained in the active reserves until 1969.
Organizations: A member of MidState Motorcycle Club, White City, Illinois.
Employment: Began his career for Hano Business Forms in Mt. Olive, IL , Springfield, MA. and Conyers, GA. on to Service Business Forms, Wichita, KS. advanced to Vice President Manufacturing for Wise Business Forms in Alpharetta GA and Butler, PA .
Interests: Woodworking // Golfing // Pittsburg Steelers Football Team and the Penquins Hockey Team
Survivors: Wife: Phyllis Ann Yancik of Butler, PA. // 2 Sons; Scott Thomas Yancik of Butler, PA // Matthew Joseph Yancik of East Butler, PA // 3 Brothers; Joseph (Rosemary) Yancik of McLean, VA // Charles "Chico" (Shirley) Yancik of Mt. Olive, IL (Chico passed away Saturday March 2, 2019) // James (Dorothy) Yancik of Benton, IL // 4 Sisters; Virginia (Dick) Kloss of Glen Carbon, IL // Loretta (Ed) Enlow of Rio Rancho, NM // Judy (Joe) Ellis of Golden, CO // Linda Erdelyi of South Bend, IN.
Preceded in Death: Parents: Joseph John & Anna Lorraine Gilbach Yancik // 1 Brother; Richard Yancik // 2 Sisters; Alice (Jack) Ballweg // MaryAnn (Bill) Harmening // 1 Brother-in-law; Frank Erdleyi.
Joint Memorial Mass: A Memorial Mass at St. John Paul II will be celebrated Saturday April 27, 2019 11 A.M. for Thomas "Ton" Yancik and Charles "Chico" Yancik.
Joint Visitation: will be held Saturday April 27, 2019 at the Becker & Son Funeral Home, Mt. Olive from 9 A.M. until 10:45
Burial: Holy Trinity Cemetery, Mt. Olive, Illinois
Lunch: for family and friends will follow the Mass at the St. John Paul II Hall, served by the Altar & Rosary Society.
Memorials: VNA Inpatient Hospice, 115 Technology Drive, Butler, PA 16001 and Holy Trinty Cemetery, Mt. Olive, Illinois // Memorials can be sent c/o Becker & Son Funeral Home, 221 South Poplar Street, Mt. Olive, Illinois 62069
Becker & Son Funeral Home, Mt. Olive are in charge of arrangements.