William B. Tack, 67, of Hilliards, Pennsylvania, passed away on December 4, 2018 at the VNA Inpatient Hospice.
He was born April 13, 1951 in Butler, Pennsylvania to Dorothy Robb Tack of Butler and the late John C. Tack.
William was a 1969 graduate of Butler Area High School. He then obtained his Bachelor of Science Degree in Health and Physical Education from Slippery Rock University in 1973. William was a teacher for the Butler Area School District for 35 years, retiring in January 2011. He was a longtime, passionate sports coach for Butler High School and his son’s sports teams. William was a member of First United Methodist Church, and enjoyed woodworking, watching sports, golf, walking his dog Zoe, and spending time with his family.
In addition to his mother, he is survived by his wife of 44 years, Donna M. Tack, whom he married on August 3, 1974; four sons, Herbert W. (Tammy) Tack of Tulsa, OK, William G. (Holly) Tack of Hilliards, PA, Michael J. (Jennifer) Tack of East Butler, PA, and Matthew J. (Alli) Tack of Waynesboro, PA; eleven grandchildren, Garland, Autumn, Nathan, Nicholas, Aubree, Matthew, Andrew, Addison, Gabriel, Maddox, and Henley; one great-grand-daughter, Alaina; two brothers, John G. (Elaine) Tack of Middletown, OH, and Jeffrey M. (Marina) Tack of Kitty Hawk, NC; brother-in-law, Russell Bicker of Slippery Rock, PA; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by his sister, Barbara L. Bicker; and an infant granddaughter, Jessica.
Per his wishes, there will be no Public Visitation.
Funeral services will be held on Friday, December 7, 2018, 11:00 am at the First United Methodist Church, 200 East North Street Butler, PA, with Pastor Barbara Stoehr, officiating.
Private Burial will take place in the Butler County Memorial Park.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations are suggested to First United Methodist Church, 200 E. North St., Butler, PA 16001 or to VNA Inpatient Hospice, 115 Technology Dr., Butler, PA 16001.
Online condolences can be given at www.thompson-miller.com.