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Schuylkill County Obituaries

Eleanor Yushock, 89 – Worked for Bell Telephone

Eleanor Yushock, 89. of Tremont, passed away peacefully July 10th, at the Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown.

Born in St. Clair, April 25, 1931, she was the daughter of the late Michael and Elizabeth Legaza Futchko. She attended St. Clair High School, class of 1949.

Eleanor was employed as a telephone operator for the former Bell Telephone Company prior to her marriage, and then making a life’s journey taking care of her family.

She was a member of the Most Blessed Trinity Roman Catholic Parish, Tremont., the Bernadette Guild, former member of the Tremont Fire Company, and co-owner of the E.S.P. Cards and Gift Shop of Tremont.

Preceding her in death was her husband, John Yuscchock, passing August 1, 1989, a son, Michael, passing in 1998, and sisters, Elizabeth Tomko, Irene Thur, Mary Chernowsky, and brothers, George, Michael, John, and Andrew Futchko.


Loving Daughter and Caretaker: Paulette Yuschock, Tremont

Son: Stephen Yuschock, Pittsburg

Son: John Yuschock and his wife Suzanne, Palm Coast, Florida

Sister: Dorothy Steranko, Washington D.C.

Sister: Anna wife of Harry Peiffer, Pine Grove

Sister: Bertha Kuneiga, Pottsville

Sister: Ethel Swartz, Pottsville

7 Grandchildren, several Great Grandchildren, Nieces and Nephews

Friends and relative are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial, Wednesday, July 15th, 11 AM, in the Most Blessed Trinity Parish Church, 113 Cherry St., Tremont. Celebrant will be Rev. Paul Rothermel, pastor. A viewing will begin in the church at 9 AM until Mass. Interment will be held at a later date in the Indiantown Gap National Cemetery. Richard W. Fritz Funeral Director.

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