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Melvin E. Yost



     Melvin E. Yost, 89, formerly of Ronks, passed away Wednesday, February 24, 2016 at Conestoga View.  Born in Leacock Twp., PA, he was the son of the late Amos and Lizzie Blantz Yost. Mr. Yost worked at various local farms and businesses over the years, including Girvin's Greenhouse.

     He is survived by: one niece, Betty wife of Darrel Gehman, Lititz; three nephews, Eugene husband of Janet Rodgers, New Holland, Sterling husband of Betsy Rodgers, Lancaster, Kenneth husband of Alice Rodgers, Norristown.  He was preceded in death by a nephew, the late Charles Rodgers husband of Peggy, Middletown, NY.

     His hobbies included steam engines.

     A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, Mar. 9th, 2016 at 7 p.m. at Furman Home for Funerals, 59 W. Main Street, Leola. The family will greet friends one hour before the service.  Interment of ashes in Eby Cemetery will be at the family's convenience. Kindly omit flowers. 



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