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John R. Yuschock, 63 – Banker

John R. Yuschock, 63, of Palm Coast Florida, formerly from Tremont, passed away peacefully at Advent Health Hospital in Florida on October 11th after a six week battle with sarcoma.

Born in Pottsville, PA January 29, 1957, he was the son of the late John J. and Eleanor Yuschock.

He attended Pine Grove Area High School and was a graduate of the Class of 1974.

John excelled in the banking business, working in various banks in the Pottsville Area for many years, and was the owner of the former New Horizons Vacations in Tamaqua before retiring to Palm Coast where he fulfilled his dream of golf. He was a founding member of the US Am Tour and played his last tournament here on earth at the end of August.

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Preceding him in death was a brother, Michael in 1998.

John is survived by his loving and devoted wife of 30 years, Suzanne (Zoba) Yuschock, his faithful cat Cassie, a sister Paulette, Tremont, and a brother, Stephen, Arnold, PA. He is also survived by several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and cousins.

Funeral arrangements are private and being handled by Richard W. Fritz Funeral Home. Visit

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