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Basil "Bill" Timchak

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Basil "Bill" Timchak

AGE: 76 • Wilmington

Bill Timchak went Home to be with his Lord and Savior on Tuesday, January 5, 2016.

He was raised in Plains, PA to Agnes Timchak and the late Chip Timchak and graduated from Plains HS in 1957. Bill proudly served his country in the US Coast Guard. He was employed at Crown-Zellerbach Corp. for over 30 years, retiring in 2003. Bill loved playing baseball, playing for several leagues. He enjoyed music and played the saxophone. Yearly, he would play Happy Birthday for over 200 people, and asked God to bless them. He was a member and attended Faith Baptist Church, faithfully for over 40 years, and they were his church "family". Bill will be missed dearly by the family that know him as a wonderful husband and father.

Bill is survived by his loving wife of 50 years, Linda (Ware) Timchak; and 3 loving children, Michele Lloyd (Rich) of Newark, Diane Timchak and Bill Timchak, both of Wilmington, step-grandson, Craig Norris and many loved ones in the Ware family.

A viewing will be held on Sunday, January 10, from 2-4pm, at the McCrery & Harra Funeral Home, 3710 Kirkwood Hwy, (at Duncan Rd.) Wilmington. A memorial service will be held on Monday, January 11, at 11am, at Faith Baptist Church 4210 Limestone Rd, Wilmington, DE 19808, with fellowship to follow immediately at the church. Burial will be private.

Contributions may be made in Bill's name to Faith Baptist Church or to The Gideons International, P.O. Box 140800, Nashville, TN 37214.

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Published in The News Journal from Jan. 8 to Jan. 10, 2016
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