Patricia R. Yunkes

Born: Fri., Jul. 9, 1937
Died: Sun., Dec. 30, 2018


Graveside Service

1:00 PM Fri., Jan. 04, 2019


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   Patricia R. Yunkes, 81, of Jersey Shore, PA, died Sunday December 30, 2018 at the Manor Care North Nursing Center, Williamsport, PA.

   Born July 9, 1937 in Cleveland Ohio, she was the daughter of Sidney S. Davis and the former Gertrude M. Kepp.

   Pat graduated from Chagrin Falls High School.  She worked at Western Reserve Magazine in Garrettsville, Ohio, and after that she was self employed, first as a beekeeper, then as a basket artist. She retired in 2005. Pat was a member of the Clinton County Art Council in Lock Haven, PA, Cook Forest Sawmill Center for the Arts, Geauga County Bee Association, Sons of Isreal, and the Beth Ethel Synagogue.

   Surviving is her companion, Thomas Scheib, of Jersey Shore, PA; daughters, Diane R. (Gary) Barres of Eatonville, Washington and Pamela L. (Frank) Laswell of Chardon, OH; a son, Carl G. Yunkes of Peninsula, OH; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

   A graveside service will be held 1 p.m. Friday, January 4, 2019 at the Evergreen Hill Cemetery, Chagrin Falls, Ohio. Rabbi Susan Stone will officiate.

   In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Lung Association at https://www.lung.org/

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Barb Brennan Shergalis
   Posted Sun January 20, 2019
Hi Diane, Pam and Carl. I don't know if you remember me and Debbie, from the old days on Bellview. I was so sad to see that your Mom passed away. Our Mom died in 2013, Dad in 1986. My husband and I live just south of Medina, Ohio. We still go up to Chagrin for the dentist! Debbie and her husband live in Charlotte NC. We both have 2 kids, no grandchildren yet! I still remember our fort in your old rabbit pen and riding our bikes down the middle of Bellview to keep cool. Who could forget the "lovely" flowers we brought to our Moms, fresh from the trash wagon at Stroud's funeral home. Hope you all are doing well and our condolences in the loss of your Mom!! Barb

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