Mary Ellen Yetzer, 55, of 759 Johnsonburg Rd., St. Marys, died Saturday, Nov. 24, 2012, at Elk Regional Health Center after a lengthy illness.
She was born Jan. 14, 1957, in St. Marys, daughter of the late Carl and Madelyn "Dolly" Nero Yetzer.
She was a lifelong resident of the area and was a graduate of Elk County Catholic High School, Class of 1974. She was a former beautician.
She had also worked in the St. Joseph's kitchen and the convent infirmary. She enjoyed spending time with her daughter.
She is survived by a daughter, Emily Rose Yetzer of St. Marys; and by several uncles and aunts.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, David C. Yetzer, in 1981.
Family and friends of Mary Ellen Yetzer are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial to be celebrated in the Queen of the World Church on Friday, Nov. 30 at 10 a.m., with the Rev. Michael Ferrick, pastor, officiating.
Burial will be in the St. Mary's Cemetery.
There will be no visitation.
The Lynch-Radkowski Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences may be offered at www.lynch-radkowski.com .