Florence B. Yerges


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Florence B. Yerges, 85, formerly of Orwin, died Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013 in Orwigsburg Center.

Born on January 12, 1928 in Tremont, she was a daughter of the late Clarence E. and Catherine Lengle Moyer.

She was a member of St. Peter's U.C.C. Church in Orwin.

Florence worked as a cafeteria worker and then a custodian for the Williams Valley School District.

Preceding her in death were her husband, Harry W. Yerges, Sr., on December 24, 1992; a sister, Lorraine Hain and a brother, Clarence Moyer.

Surviving are two sons, Larry T. Yerges of Tower City, and Harry W. Yerges, Jr. of Wellsboro; three daughters, Judy Tullius of Crownsville, Md, Debbie Sandy of Lykens Twp., and Shari Barry of Wiconisco; 12 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchlid; four brothers, Glenn Moyer, Marlin Moyer, Robert Moyer and William Moyer, all of Pine Grove.

Services were held at H. L. Snyder Funeral Home, Inc., Pine Grove, Monday, Aug. 19, with the Rev. Edward Gobrecht officiating. Interment was in St. Peter's Cemetery, Orwin.

The family would prefer, in lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to St. Peter's U.C.C. Church, 427 Dietrich Ave., Orwin, Pa. 17980, in her memory.

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