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Thomas Edward Yancik

January 11, 1944 ~ November 6, 2018 (age 74)

Name: Thomas Edward Yancik 
Age: 74
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.



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