Former County Councilwoman Nancy Dacek Dies at 81
Nancy Dacek, a three-term member of the Montgomery County Council died Monday. She was 81.
Dacek, a Republican who served as the District 2 representative on the council, was described in a Montgomery County proclamation as an “advocate for the upcounty area.” Dacek served as the council’s liaison to the Fire and Rescue Services Department and was an advocate for recycling and the environment. Dacek is a former board member for Montgomery Community Media.
Montgomery County Council President George Leventhal made the following statement:
“All of us were saddened to learn that Nancy Dacek passed away this afternoon (Jan. 12). Nancy served on the County Council with great distinction for three terms, from 1990 to 2002, following many years as a citizen leader on education issues. She later served ably as Chair of the County Board of Elections. Nancy was an outstanding public servant. Her decency, her common sense approach to all issues and her good humor all enriched our community. Her loving family and friends are in our thoughts and prayers.”