Timothy Conrad F. Gack, age 68, passed away suddenly on Tuesday January 9, 2018 at his home in Beloit, WI.
Tim was born November 18, 1949 in Sacramento, CA to Henry Oakley and Lois (Woods) Gack. He went to school at American River College for welding in Sacramento, CA. Tim served his country in Vietnam as a fireman in the Navy. He worked for Apache Stainless as a certified professional welder before retiring in January 2015. Tim was a very talented artist and enjoyed doing many forms of art including drawing and metal art. He was a political cartoonist for the Healdsburg, CA paper. He also did artwork projects on the side for businesses like Bertz Bar in Ripon, WI. Tim liked sailing, hiking, camping and sitting around a camp fire with friends. On November 16, 1985 he married Victoria Olm in a small church in Lake Tahoe, CA. Tim lived his life to its fullest (or how he wanted), saw reasons behind people's faults and was always down for adventures He would say they kept him young. Tim could always cheer you up as well. He was an excellent husband, father and grandfather.
Survivors include his wife Victoria, children Aaron (Rebecca Fischer) Gack, Nevada City, CA. Sarah Gack, Nevada City, CA. Ethan (Esme) Gack Ripon, WI. Grand children, Kenna Fischer, Emma Fischer, William Gack, Keyena Gack, Nayeli Gack and Rowyn Gack. Parents Henry Oakley and Lois Gack, Auburn, CA. Siblings David (Cindy) Gack, Colfax, CA. John (Peg) Gack, Auburn CA. Paul (Laura) Gack, Forestville, CA. Brothers-in-law Steve (Diana) Olm Ripon, WI. Dan (Shelly) Olm Pomfret Center, CT. Sister-in-law, Amy (Mike) Gadbois Kaukana, WI. Mother and father-in-law Kay and Harold Olm Ripon, WI. Along with many nieces and nephews.
Visitation for Tim will be held from 11 1:00 pm on Saturday, January 20, 2018, at Butzin-Marchant Funeral Home, 515 Mayparty Dr., Ripon, WI 54971.
Memorial Service for Tim will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 20, 2018, at Butzin-Marchant Funeral Home, in Ripon with Reverend Joanna DAgostino officiating. Full Military Honors will follow. In lieu of flowers, a memorial is being established in his name. Please share a memory or a condolence with the family on our website.
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