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William G. "Butch" Sotak

October 31, 1940 ~ June 9, 2022 (age 81) 81 Years Old
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William G. Sotak




William G. “Butch” Sotak, 81, of Nesquehoning, entered into eternal rest Thursday, June 09, 2022 in his residence. He was the husband of Jeannette (Bizousky) Sotak. They would have celebrated their 56th wedding anniversary on June 11, 2022. Born in Lehighton, he was the son of the late William and Helen (Pauff) Sotak. He was employed in final assembling department for Mack Trucks until retiring in August of 2004. He was a graduate of Nesquehoning High School Class of 1958. He was a member of Meed’s Memorial United Methodius Church, Nesquehoning. He was also a member of the Nesquehoning Fire Company #1, a member of Nesquehoning Fire Police and a member of the former Lengyel’s softball team. He was a former Nesquehoning Little League Coach and Babe Ruth Coach. He was an avid fisherman and hunter. He enjoyed watching the NY Yankees, Penn State, and the Green Bay Packers. Butch loved time spent with his family especially attending all his kids and grandkids sporting events and activities.


Surviving along with his wife are two daughters Pam Stempa and Krissi Breiner and her husband Kevin both of Nesquehoning; grandchildren Shelby and Bobby Stempa and Lauren Semko.


He was also preceded in death by a sister Louise J. Sotak.


A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, June 18, 2022 at 10:30 A.M. in the Joseph S. Blazosky Funeral Home, 81 E. Catawissa St., Nesquehoning with Pastor John Mylecraine officiating. Military interment will be held in Sky-View Memorial Park, Hometown. Call 9:00 – 10:30 A.M. in the funeral home. Donations will be accepted in his name to Meed’s Church, 126 W. Catawissa St., Nesquehoning, PA 18240 or the Nesquehoning Fire Company #1, 953 E. Catawissa St., Nesquehoning, PA 18240. Online condolences

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June 18, 2022

9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Joseph S. Blazosky Funeral Home
81 E. Catawissa Street
Nesquehoning, PA 18240

Memorial Service
June 18, 2022

10:30 AM
Joseph S. Blazosky Funeral Home
81 E. Catawissa Street
Nesquehoning, PA 18240


Meed's United Methodist Church
126 W. Catawissa St., NESQUEHONING PA 18240

Nesquehoning Hose Company #1
953 E. Catawissa St., Nesquehoning PA 18240


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