Erma E. Yale

Erma E. Yale, 83, of Daniel Street, Brockport, died Sunday, Dec. 9, 2012, at her residence.She was born Feb. 20, 1929, in Coal Hollow, Elk County, daughter of the late Guido and Catherine Baruffalo Zuccolotto.He was married to Raymond S. "Sparkey" Yale, who preceded her in death Nov. 23, 2011.She was a member at Holy Cross Church in Brandy Camp. Erma was a member of the Blue Army at Holy Cross. She had been employed at Brockway Glass in the decorating department before her retirement.The most important thing to Erma was spending time with her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She is survived by three daughters, Kathleen Ford of Ridgway, Cynthia (Walter) Polaski of St. Marys, and Bonita Clever of Brookville; three sons, Gino Yale of Brockport, Timothy (Barbara) Yale of St. Marys, and Michael (Deborah) Yale of Brockport; one sister, Angeline Gradizzi of Kersey; one brother, Guido Zuccolotto of Brockway; 15 grandchildren; and 23 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; four sisters: Delores Yale, Mary Mattiuz, Tillie Mattiuz, and Mae Zuccolotto; and two brothers, Frank and Victor Zuccolotto. A Mass of Christian Burial for Erma E. Yale will be celebrated Saturday, Dec. 15 at 10:30 a.m. at Holy Cross Church at Brandy Camp, with Monsignor Charles Kaza presiding. Burial will be in Parklawn Memorial Gardens at Ridgway. There will be no public visitation. Memorials, if desired, may be made to Community Nurses Home Health And Hospice, Inc, 757 Johnsonburg Road, Suite 200, St Marys, PA 15857.Online condolences may be made at