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William J. Gatyas

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“R.I.P. Mr. G. Thank you for all you did for me in high. Say hi to my mom. ”
1 of 22 | Posted by: Jean Warchol Rhyner - Watertown, CT

“We worked with Bill in Woodbridge for numerous years. Some of our best times together were at the Rutgers tailgates before the football games . We...Read More »
2 of 22 | Posted by: Rosemarie & Buzz estok - friend

“Bill was my A.D. when I coached tennis over at Colonia. (for about 5 years)I'm with you win or tie was his famous quote. ;-)He was always fun at the...Read More »
3 of 22 | Posted by: Bob kurowski - wilmington, NC

“Condolences to the Gatyas family...An elegant, intelligent and generous man who was my football coach and a great inspiration throughout my PAHS...Read More »
4 of 22 | Posted by: Kenneth Cruz - Manhattan, NY

“Cheryl and Pam,My deepest sympathy on the loss of your Beloved Dad. May many wonderful memories comfort you during this difficult time.Lynn Campbell...Read More »
5 of 22 | Posted by: A friend

“A member of the PANTHER Elite. Fantastic teacher, great coach and exceptional human being. ”
6 of 22 | Posted by: RL - Perth Amboy, NJ - teacher

“A member of the Panther Elite. Fantastic teacher (he was my PE instructor when I attended PAHS), great coach and extraordinary human being. ”
7 of 22 | Posted by: RL - PA, NJ

“My coldolscences to the familyHe taught how to work together as teammates He taught us wHe taught us how to-win with Class .....He taught us how to...Read More »
8 of 22 | Posted by: A friend

9 of 22 | Posted by: A friend

“My codolescences to the family He was my coach, mentor, and friend. He taught how to work together as teammates He taught us how to win with class...Read More »
10 of 22 | Posted by: A friend

“Norm Tankiewicz. Donna M Chiera send condolences to the family. Mr Gatyas invoked many wonderful memories with those who remember him as a football...Read More »
11 of 22 | Posted by: A friend

“Your Legacy will live on. Perth Amboy High was so lucky to have you for their coach. How we excelled in Football in those days! You were a...Read More »
12 of 22 | Posted by: Noreen Stephenson - Perth Amboy, NJ

“rest in peace coach ”
13 of 22 | Posted by: jeffrey baumann - San Francisco, CA

“Thoughts and prayers to his family. He was a great man.l ”
14 of 22 | Posted by: Katherine Merritt-Huffman - NJ

“I have fond memories of Mr. Gatyas, as my Spanish teacher and the coach of our wonderful football team. May he Rest In Peace ”
15 of 22 | Posted by: Jackie Faffer - Naples, FL

“So sorry for your loss, prayers for you and your families. Class of 1970 will miss your dad. ”
16 of 22 | Posted by: Anne (Drahos) McNamara - TX

“Rest in eternal peace... ”
17 of 22 | Posted by: Edmee Calvo - NY - student

“A True Gentleman that taught all of us young men @ that time of our lives what the Real meaning of being a Gentleman was ( is ) all about , hell of a...Read More »
18 of 22 | Posted by: Jacinto Eguiguren - NJ - student

“My sincere condolenancesPAHS Class of 1973 ”
19 of 22 | Posted by: Gregory Sosnowski - Carteret, NJ

“Rest In Peace Mr Gatyas ”
20 of 22 | Posted by: Joycelyn Gumbs Alsup

“Cheryl and Pam - Sorry to hear about your Dad. He 's the one wh talked me into going to college, helped me when I taught, partied with me when I...Read More »
21 of 22 | Posted by: Dotty G Chiera (Jensen) - NJ

“Cheryl & Pam: So sorry to read about your Dad's passing heartfelt prayers and condolences during this time. Your Dad will always be remembered not as...Read More »
22 of 22 | Posted by: Gary Muska - Brick, NJ

William was born on January 13, 1934 and passed away on Friday, April 13, 2018.

William was a resident of New Jersey at the time of passing.

William J. Gatyas January 13, 1934 ~ April 13, 2018 (age 84) No further details are available Visitation at the John E. Day Funeral Home from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM on April 18, 2018.