Judi Ann Yonkie, 57, of Keystone Avenue, Sheffield, died on Monday, September 26, 2011 at her residence following a lengthy illness.
She was born October 13, 1953, in Kane, the daughter of the late Clifford D. and Evelyn M. Parsons Snyder Sr.
She was a 1971 graduate of Sheffield High School. She was most recently a homemaker, although she worked for many years as a sexton at the Bethany Lutheran Church and as a librarian at the Sheffield Township Library. She enjoyed her family and many friends, and especially enjoyed her grandchildren. She will be missed by all who knew her.
She is survived by her husband Clyde E. Yonkie, whom she married on July 15, 1972 in Barnes; three daughters, Christine Yonkie and her companion Craig Thomas of Clarendon, Sherri Bancroft and her husband Matt of Warren and Erin Maze and her husband Trevor of Youngsville; two sisters, Barbara Conquer and her husband Raymond of Barnes and Carol Dalton and her husband William, of Sheffield; one brother, Clifford D. Snyder Jr. and his wife Pauline of N.Y.; six grandchildren, Ashley and Kyle Bancroft, Savannah and Harley Maze, Mitchell, Marvin, Michael and Matthew Bryant; and also their father Michael Bryant; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by many aunts and uncles.
Friends of Judi Ann Yonkie will be received at the Peterson - Blick Funeral Home, Inc., 1003 Penn Ave., E., Warren, on Wednesday, September 28 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. and also on Thursday, September 29 at the Warren Christian and Missionary Alliance Church, 278 Kinzua Road, Warren, for one hour prior to an 11 a.m. funeral service to be held there with Rev. Neil Siefert, chaplain, Warren County Hospice, and pastor, Emanuel United Church of Christ, officiating.
Burial will be in the Barnes Cemetery.
The family suggests memorial donations be made to Hospice of Warren County, 2 Crescent Park, Warren, Pa.16365 or the Warren Cancer Center, 2 Crescent Park, Warren, Pa. 16365.