Nancy Lea Yob
Nancy Lea Yob, 73, of Schuylkill Haven, passed away Wednesday, October 23rd, at her home.
Born in Pottsville,on September 18, 1946, a daughter of May (Webber) Schrader, of Auburn, and the late Wilson J. Rhine.
She was the wife of Michael L. Yob, Sr.
She was a graduate of Blue Mountain High School, Class of 1964 and was formerly employed by Argo as an engineering technician.
Nancy was a member of St. Paul's United Church of Christ Summer Hill, Auburn.
She enjoyed doing acts of kindness. She especially enjoyed painting rocks and watching on various Facebook groups, Schuylkill County Rocks, Berks County Rocks, 570 Rocks and Lehigh Rocks, for people to find her creations. Nancy's family was her pride and joy.
In addition to her husband and mother, she is also survived by children: Michele Lea Yob, Donna Lea Garland wife of Dave, and Michael Louis Yob, Jr. and companion Yvonne; grandchildren: Christopher and Nicholas Krause, Melissa Miller, Marcie Reese, Elizabeth Reber, Rebecca, Joseph and Kevin Shire, Saarah, Michael III, Matthew, and Ryan Yob and Samantha Thompson; as well great-grandchildren: Matthew, Kole, Koen, Hunter, Colton, Carson, Calen and Leland, and her step-mother, Bernice Rhine, Summit Station.
Nancy is preceded in death by her father and great-grandson, Kaden Krause.
A Celebration of Life Funeral Service will be held at Geschwindt-Stabingas Funeral Home, Inc., Schuylkill Haven, at 10:30 am on Tuesday, October 29th, with Reverend Curtis Zemencik officiating.
A viewing for family and friends will be held Tuesday 9:30 am until the time of the service at the funeral home.
Entombment will follow at Saint Ambrose Mausoleum, Schuylkill Haven.
At the family's request, donations in Nancy's memory may be forwarded to St. Paul's United Church of Christ, 1235 Summer Hill Rd., Auburn, PA 17922, or St. Ambrose Roman Catholic Church, 201 Randel St., Sch. Haven, PA 17972.
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