Katy Ellen Yeakle, 87, of Clear Spring, MD, passed away Tuesday, July 2, 2019, at her home surrounded by her loving family.
Born May 30, 1932, in Big Spring, MD, she was the daughter of the late Edwin Daniel Hart and Frances Ellen (Shirk) Hart.
Katy is preceded in death by her loving husband, Earl L. Yeakle, in 2009.
She was a 1950 graduate of Clear Spring High School.
Katy was a grocery clerk for Cloppers Market in Clear Spring for 25 years. She also worked for Hoffman Chevrolet in Hagerstown as a parts manager for 10 years and at the Windy Hill Restaurant in Clear Spring for 15 years, where she then retired.
Katy is survived by her children, Bernice L. Yeakle, Debra K. Kriner, and husband, John, Denny E. Yeakle, and wife, Connie, all of Clear Spring, and Scott A. Yeakle and wife, Donna, of Chambersburg, PA; sister in law, Nancy Hart, of Hagerstown; grandchildren, Stacey, Bryce, and Colson; great-granddaughter, Lakelyn; numerous nieces and nephews; and a special friend, Sharon Shupp.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, Jerry E. Hart, and an infant brother.
Graveside services will be held on Saturday, July 6, 2019, at 11 a.m. at Little Rose Hill Cemetery of Clear Spring with Pastor Ron Faith officiating.
The family will receive friends on Friday evening from 6 to 8 p.m. at Donald Edwin Thompson Funeral Home, Inc., 13607 National Pike, Clear Spring, MD 21722. For the convenience of friends, you may visit the funeral home after noon.
Memorial donations may be made to Hospice of Washington County, 747 Northern Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742 or to a charity of one’s choice.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.thompsonfhinc.com.
Donald Edwin Thompson Funeral Home, Inc. is honored to serve the family.