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Schuylkill County Obituaries

Susan Yost Grant, 73 – Earned Master’s Degree in Nursing

Susan S. Yost Grant, 73, of Frackville, passed away Tuesday, March 3, 2020, at Lehigh Valley Hospital Schuylkill East, Pottsville, surrounded by her loving family.

Born April 23, 1946, in Ashland, the daughter of the late Mildred Horn Yost and Walter Lloyd Yost.

Susan graduated from Ashland High School. She went on to Ashland State General Hospital, Bloomsburg University, and Widener University as a nurse practitioner with a Master’s Degree in Nursing. She was last employed as a primary care provider at a community based VA clinic in Frackville.

Her life was enriched, first of all by her loving family, and by colleagues, patients, and students encountered throughout her career, her many friends, and church families.
Along with her mother, preceding Susan in death was her beloved aunt Miriam Horn; sister Betty Bratz; and half brother Walter Lloyd Yost Jr.

Surviving are her husband of 31 years David W. Grant. Children: Maria Carado, Janice Carado, George Carado and wife Cynthia, Anthony Carado, and Vincent Carado and wife Jennifer. Step-Children: Susan Martin and husband Jeff, and David L. Grant and wife Ronda. Grandchildren: Cory, Dylan, Andrew, Dominick, and Kyla. Step-Grandchildren: Katelyn, Tyler, Brandon, David, Daniel, Hanna, and Zane. Great-Granddaughter: Sophia. Sister: Jean Harrison. Half-Sister: Sally Youngken.

At Susan’s wishes, services will be private at the convenience of the family. Susan loved flowers. She loved her garden. Her family respectfully suggests that instead of sending plants, floral arrangements, etc. that you plant a bulb, spread some seeds, plant a rose bush on your porch, in your backyard and watch them grow and remember Susan. Memorial contributions can also be made to the Hershey Hope Lodge, 125 Lucy Ave, Hummelstown, PA 17036.

Kull-Heizenroth Funeral Home Inc., Ashland is in charge of the arrangements. Charles Heizenroth III, Supervisor.


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