WADSWORTH, Ohio (Feb. 24, 2004) — William Tierney, longtime sales manager for the former Firestone Tire & Rubber Co., died Feb. 10. He was 82.
Mr. Tierney had retired from Firestone after more than 40 years of service with the company. He worked in Boston, New York and Akron. He also served in the South Pacific during World War II.
Mr. Tierney is survived by his wife Audrey; daughter Lori Fischer; sisters Jane O'Malley and Elizabeth Shea; brother John Tierney; and grandsons Matthew and Ryan.