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Violet Marie Yukevich

November 15, 1931 November 29, 2018
Violet Marie Yukevich
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Obituary for Violet Marie Yukevich

Violet M. Yukevich, 87, of Union City, PA and Okechobee, FL, formerly of Avella, PA, passed away on Thursday, November 29, 2018 in Golden LivingCenter South Hills.

She was born November 15, 1931 in Ironsburg, PA, daughter of the late Frank James and Girtrude Mae Herrington Nedley.

Violet was a graduate of Burgettstown High School and was a resident of Avella for 39 years until she moved to Union City, PA and Okechobee, FL.

She was a devote Christian and attended the Church of God of Okechobee, FL and the Assembles of God in Union City, PA. She was also a former member of Avella Presbyterian Church.

Violet was an amazing artist who loved the beach, gardening, reading and quoting the Bible. She enjoyed the outdoors and walked five miles a days until she became ill.

On December 24, 1950 she married John Yukevich, who died February 17, 2008.

Surviving Mrs. Yukevich are: two sons, John “Skip” (Joanne) Yukevich of Avella, Mark (Susan) Yukevich of Washington; a daughter, Eliecia Progar and Thomas Corkery of Meadowlands; six grandchildren, Allyson Yukevich, Matthew (Joanna) Yukevich, Christopher Progar, Selina Progar, Bryan (Alexis) Corkery and Jamie (John) Mahramas; three great grandchildren, Sophia and Michael Mahramas and Reagan Corkery.

Preceding her in death in addition to her parents and husband of 57 years are, a granddaughter, Amy Yukevich; sisters, Elizabeth Mayer, Ellen Gross, Jeanie Trosky, Virginia Colombo, Anna Mace, Margaret Lubowski and Lida Belle; brothers, James, Eaphriam and Paul Nedley.

Friends and family will be received from 10 a.m. until noon, the time of the service, on Saturday, December 1, in the Jerome A. Stefkovich Funeral Home, Inc., 18 Campbell Street, Avella, PA 15312, with Pastor Philip Amaismeier officiating. Burial will be in West Point Cemetery, Avella, PA.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Avella Presbyterian Church.

Condolences may be expressed at www.stefkovichfuneralhome.com.


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Visitation

Saturday

1

Dec

10:00 AM 12/1/2018 10:00:00 AM - 12:00 PM 12/1/2018 12:00:00 PM
Jerome A. Stefkovich Funeral Home, Inc.

18 Campbell Street, PO Box 65
Avella, PA 15312

Jerome A. Stefkovich Funeral Home, Inc.
18 Campbell Street, PO Box 65 Avella 15312 PA
United States

Service

Saturday

1

Dec

12:00 PM 12/1/2018 12:00:00 PM
Jerome A. Stefkovich Funeral Home, Inc.

18 Campbell Street, PO Box 65
Avella, PA 15312

Jerome A. Stefkovich Funeral Home, Inc.
18 Campbell Street, PO Box 65 Avella 15312 PA
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

West Point Cemetery Final Resting Place

24 Parker Road
Avella, PA 15312

24 Parker Road Avella 15312 PA
United States
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