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Shirley A. (Yoder) Young

July 31, 1933 ~ November 14, 2020 (age 87)

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Shirley A. Young
November 14, 2020

Shirley A. Young, 87, of Deturksville Rd., Pine Grove, passed away on Saturday, November 14, 2020 at her daughters home.

Born on July 31, 1933 in Schuylkill Haven, she was a daughter of the late Rufus and Alice Sterner Yoder.

She was a graduate of Schuylkill Haven High School and a member of St. Peter's UCC, Pine Grove.

Shirley worked in Data Processing  for Pa. National Bank.

She was a member of the Cressona Chapter #367 O. E. S. and the American Legion Aux. #28 in Delaware.  She loved traveling and boating.

Preceding her in death were her husband of 65 years, Kenneth A. Young; a great grandson Cole Wolfgang; a brother, William Fullerton and a sister Virginia Barnes.

Surviving are three daughters, Sandra and husband Jim Degler of Emporium, Roxanne Kelly, Lori and husband Barry Goodson, both of Pine Grove; 6 grandchildren, Christopher and wife Hillary Degler, Valerie and husband Shane Imschweiler, Robert and wife Jennifer Wolfgang, Tamara and husband Dr. Jordan Miller,  Robert Dannenhower, Alicia and husband Gerard Daley; 11 great grandchildren, Hunter, Aspen and Braxton Degler,  Madisyn and Zachary Imschweiler, Leah, Chase, Ava and Allie Wolfgang, Evelyn Miller and Jameson Daley.

There will be a visitation on Friday, June 4, 2021 from 11:00 A.M. until 12:30 P.M. at the H. L. Snyder Funeral Home, Inc., Pine Grove.  Memorial Services will be held at the convenience of the family.  Interment will be in the Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, Annville.

In lieu of flowers, the family would prefer contributions be made to the Hillside SPCA, P. O. Box 233, Pottsville, Pa. 17901 or Angelman Syndrome Foundation, 3015 E. New York Street Suite A2 #285, Aurora, IL 60504 in her memory.

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June 4, 2021

11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
H L Snyder Funeral Home Inc
139 S Tulpehocken St
Pine Grove, PA 17963
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Hillside SPCA
P.O. Box 233, Pottsville PA 17901

Angelman Syndrome Foundation
3015 E. New York Street Suite A@ #285, Aurora IL 60504

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