|Birth: ||Jan. 1, 1920|
|Death: ||Mar. 23, 2012|
CLINTON — Vera J. Tack, 92, of Clinton, passed away on Friday, March 23, 2012, at Mercy Living Center South, Clinton.
Burial in Clinton Lawn Cemetery. Casket bearers will be Vera's sons and Harry Krahn.
Vera was born at home in Quincy, Ill., on January 1, 1920, the daughter of Edward and Grace (Young) DeViney. She married Bernard Tack on January 25, 1952, in Chicago. Bernard passed away in 2002. Vera had been employed at the Savanna Army Depot during World War II and later at Tanner's Second Street Cleaners in Clinton. In her younger days she enjoyed playing softball, swimming and taking pictures with her always present Polaroid camera. The joy of her life was raising her "eight boys"! She and her husband had been members of the Loyal Order of Moose, Savanna, Ill.
Vera is survived by five sons, Kim (Kathy) Tack of Coal Valley, Jeff (Sompong) Kazakos of Killeen, Texas, Chuck Tack of Valley, Neb., and James (Merry) Tack and Brian (Cheryl) Tack, both of Clinton; 20 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; a sister, Maxine Louis of Libertyville, Ill.; and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, three sons, Gary, Steve and Gregg, two sisters, Bessie and Leila, and three brothers, Charles, Stanley and Everett.
Bernard C. Tack (1928 - 2002)
Clinton Lawn Cemetery
Created by: Nagel Family
Record added: Mar 27, 2012
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