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Schuylkill County Obituaries

Evelyn Yost, 79 – Volunteer for Mahanoy City Social and Athletic Club

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Evelyn Yost, 79, of New Boston, passed away Sunday, April 26, at her residence.

She was born in Mahanoy City, on September 26, 1940, a daughter of the late Elizabeth (Sharaka) and John Kasper.

She graduated from Mahanoy City High School class of 1959. Evelyn worked for several years at the former Cigar Factory in Mahanoy City.

She volunteered for the Mahanoy City Social and Athletic Club, and belonged to the Shenandoah, Frackville, and Schuylkill Haven Senior Citizens.

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She is survived by her husband of 60 years, Paul Yost; her son Paul Yost and his wife Michelle (Dunsavage) of Barnesville, PA; her daughter Marie Fazio and husband James Fazio of Ohio.

Evelyn is also survived by her sister, Arlene Blew, of Elizabethtown; a brother, Francis, of Middletown; and preceded in death by a brother, Jack Kasper, of NJ.

She is also survived by 7 Grandchildren, 2 Great Grandchildren. Nieces and nephews.

Her passions in life besides her Family, included Bingo, Beaches, Block Parties, and Travel.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in Evelyn’s memory may be made to Hillside SPCA in Pottsville.

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Services will be private with Rev. Eric Tolentino officiating.

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